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Crown Resorts Ltd. has business and investments in the integrated resorts, entertainment sectors in Australia and Macau. The company operates through three segments: Crown Melbourne, Crown Perth and Crown Aspinall's. The Crown Melbourne segment includes casino, hotels, function rooms, restaurants and shopping and entertainment facilities.Where are the Crown Resorts located in Australia?
In Australia, Crown wholly owns and operates two of Australia’s leading integrated resorts, Crown Melbourne Entertainment Complex and Crown Perth Entertainment Complex. Overseas, Crown also fully owns and operates Crown Aspinall's in London.When did Crown Resorts buy Betfair in Australia?
In August 2014 Betfair completed the sale of their 50% stake in Betfair Australia to venture partner Crown Resorts, one of Australia's largest gambling and entertainment groups. On 5 August 2014 Crown bought the site of the New Frontier Hotel and Casino on the Las Vegas Strip for $280 million with the intent to build a new hotel beginning in 2015.When did the first Crowne Plaza Resort open?
Within a couple of years the brand was spun off as an independent chain (still owned at the time by Holiday Inn). The first Crowne Plaza Resort opened in Madeira, Portugal, in 1999.