An music artists’ rendering of Crown’s towering Crown Sydney Hotel Resort, which had been green-lit this week
James Packer’s Crown Resorts has received approval to transform the skyline of Sydney, Australia, with all the creation of the skyscraping $1.1 billion casino resort.
The 72-story Crown Sydney Hotel Resort project has cleared the final hurdle, finalized down on Monday by the New South Wales Planning Assessment Commission, and now awaits the formality of a green light from the state government for construction to begin. Crown was additionally awarded a 99-year gambling license.
The casino resort complex, that may be Sydney’s second, after Star Casino, will tower above Barangaroo on the edge that is northwestern of’s central business district and will aim to attract high-rolling gamblers from Asia.
Crown Resorts recently announced it would sell $800 million of its shares in Macau-based Melco-Crown, reducing its stake from 34 percent to 27 %, reigning in its expansion in Asia in order to concentrate on projects nearer to home.
Including the Sydney casino, Crown has expensive developments that are new for Melbourne and Perth and, as Macau’s fortunes tumble, they evidently decided that it is safer to lure Asian high-rollers to Australia.
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