THE DISTILLERY: Casino cash-in

Jotters list the reasons James Packer trumped Echo, but one notes the state government was always the true winner.

Crown billionaire James Packer plays one hell of a game. The word “outmanoeuvred” appears frequently in this morning’s business pages as the nation’s finance columnists dissect why the son of Kerry triumphed over Echo Entertainment for the next Sydney casino licence, and what that means for the defeated party and the state government.


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