Tag Archives: the aquis resort
- Aquis casino project under review after Reef Casino sale falls through
November 24, 2014
Hong Kong billionaire Tony Fung’s $8.15 billion ($7.1 billion) Aquis resort and casino project has been put on hold after his pending purchase of the Reef Casino fell through. Aquis "will be undertaking a strategic review of its plans and development timetable over the coming months" after Queensland's Office of...
- Japanese “all mad gamblers” says Packer; Fung says you can’t resist the Reef
August 16, 2013
Australian casino operator Crown Ltd.’s expansion efforts in Sri Lanka may not be going quite as smoothly as the company might have hoped, but the hiccups haven’t dampened Crown boss James Packer’s appetite for construction. Packer (pictured far right) told The Australian that he can’t wait for Japan to pass...
- Chinese tycoon wants to build biggest casino in Australia
August 2, 2013
James Packer may think that he has the biggest casino in Australia with Melbourne's Crown casino. But he may have to cede that title soon if Chinese tycoon Tony Fung has his way. According to Reuters, the billionaire son of one of the founders of Hong Kong conglomerate Sun Hung...
8 Chinese Gambling Superstitions
March 12, 2014