WOMEN IN GAMING & HOSPITALITY INDUSTRY SURVEY

The results are in from the Women in Gaming & Hospitality Australasia annual industry survey conducted earlier this year. This survey provides insights into entry, retention and advancement of women…

FACIAL RECOGNITION FOR CLUBS & PUBS: YOUR TOP 10 QUESTIONS ANSWERED

Q1. How does facial recognition work? There are multiple methods in which facial recognition systems work. In simple terms, they compare extracted "features" from a given source image with a reference…

NOW YOU CAN MAKE CASH DONATIONS AT THE ATM

Australia’s leading independent ATM deployer, Banktech, has begun converting many of its 2,500 CashConnect ATM Plus devices with technology that will allow people who prefer to use cash to easily donate…

ILGA REPORT RECOMMENDS CROWN SYDNEY NO GAMING LICENCE

A probe into Crown Resorts has recommended the embattled gaming giant be denied a Sydney casino licence, in a crippling blow to its $2.2bn Barangaroo project. In a report tabled to the state parliament,…

HOW CCM TRAVEL BEAT 2020

“Inside of a ring or out, ain’t nothing wrong with going down. It’s staying down that’s wrong” – Muhammed Ali The restrictions placed on the hospitality industry in 2020 were tough, but how…

GAMING HARM MINIMISATION BILL – EXTENDED CONSULTATION DATE

The NSW Government is seeking feedback on the proposed Gaming Machines Amendment (Gambling Harm Minimisation) Bill 2020. The reforms being introduced by this Bill respond to the need to identify and support…

JAMES PACKER UNSUITABLE AS CROWN CASINO ASSOCIATE

Billionaire James Packer is an unsuitable person to be associated with gaming giant Crown, an inquiry into Barangaroo casino has heard. In the second day of closing submissions, Adam Bell, the counsel…

FREEDOM FOR MELBOURNE! AS HOSPITALITY GETS BACK TO WORK

VIC Premier finally announces an end to Melbourne's lockdown The Victorian Premier has finally resolved to open Melbourne up after months of harsh lockdown. This is what you can do now. For the official…

PACKER TELLS INQUIRY HE GAVE INSTRUCTIONS TO CROWN EXECUTIVES

Australian billionaire James Packer has admitted giving instructions to Crown board members despite resigning from the casino giant months earlier. Mr Packer stepped down from his role of Crown director…

BINGO GETS A GRAND BOOST

Bingo has been around since the first club opened its doors and we know it is a strong tool that brings players to gaming as well. After endless months of COVID lockdowns, people are looking to get out!…