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Tips and rumours

Tips and rumours

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Meet Australia’s gambling goliath

Meet Australia’s gambling goliath

If you're going to talk power in sport, you've got to talk gambling. And if you're going to talk gambling, then you need to address the 800-pound gorilla in the gaming room, Tabcorp. Tom Cowie profiles its CEO David Attenborough.

Why are Victorian ratepayers paying Graham Richardson?

Why are Victorian ratepayers paying Graham Richardson?

After being paid millions by the Packer family empire since he quit federal Parliament in 1994, Labor Party fixer Graham Richardson has admitted his retainer came to an end about 12 months ago.

Pokies, Gonski, red-faced Woolies, pollsters and censorship

Pokies, Gonski, red-faced Woolies, pollsters and censorship

If ever you wanted evidence that Woolworths is embarrassed about being Australia’s biggest pokies operator, look no further than the fact it is still yet to tell the ASX about spending more than $150 million buying new licences in Victoria.

Tips and rumours: Tabcorp’s miserly meat raffle

Tips and rumours: Tabcorp’s miserly meat raffle

Tabcorp looks like a silly sausage after its new spin on the old meat raffle, has The Australian abolishes the paper's Climate section, deep pathos at NIDA and more tips from our readers.

Betting companies might need a whip around if jockeys hold out

Betting companies might need a whip around if jockeys hold out

For bookmakers and wagering companies around the country, every single interruption to the racing program means a drop in revenue. The jokey strike over whip rules could cost the industry millions.

Tabcorp masquerades unsecured debt as “bonds”

Tabcorp masquerades unsecured debt as “bonds”

Oh, what a credit crunch will do, writes Andrew W Scott.

Woollies, Mathiesons and the licence to print money

Woollies, Mathiesons and the licence to print money

From a harm minimisation perspective, large scale pokie operations appear to be a big part of the problem, writes Charles Livingston.

Rudd needs to play cards right on Pay TV gambling

Rudd needs to play cards right on Pay TV gambling

The Opposition will today challenge Kevin Rudd to walk the walk on gambling by banning pay-TV gambling services, writes Bernard Keane.

Richard Farmer’s political bite-sized meaty chunks

Richard Farmer’s political bite-sized meaty chunks

Meaty snippets from the home of government plus the daily reality check and the pick of other people's political coverage. Richard Farmer writes.