Packer drops Las Vegas casino plan

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James Packer has decided to focus on Australia It was an unexpected move from the Australian casino mogul James Packer who dashed his Las Vegas casino dream out in the open which carried a multi million price tag. As per reports The Australian that Packer’s Crown Resorts Ltd, has announced that they have abandoned their plan to construct a casino More...

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