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Colin Kruger is a business reporter focused on the retail and gambling industries. He joined the Sydney Morning Herald in 1999 as its technology editor. Other roles have included the Herald's deputy business editor and online business editor.
Colin Kruger Predictions of an election-led recovery in the consumer sector have failed to materialise.
Colin Kruger Consumers may not be playing ball yet but predictions of a turnaround in retail spending are growing in strength.
Colin Kruger Wesfarmers chief executive, Richard Goyder, expressed confidence that retailers may get a happy Christmas this year after years in the doldrums.
Colin Kruger Religious leaders and politicians force government to alter tax concessions granted to Crown.
Colin Kruger Opposition by Buddhist religious leaders and some political parties in Sri Lanka led the government to announce it will alter tax concessions granted to James Packer's Crown for a $400 million hotel...
Colin Kruger Publicity machine around Nine Entertainment float is to crank up the day before the Melbourne Cup this year.
Colin Kruger and Nick Miller The chairman of Southern Cross Media - which owns the radio station responsible for the infamous royal prank call - played down the controversy to shareholders in Melbourne today saying ‘‘shit...
Colin Kruger A meeting of Nine's owners has removed the final hurdles for the media group's public listing.
Colin Kruger James Packer’s Crown has signed up Australian Cricket captain, Michael Clarke, as part of its campaign to build a $400 million casino resort in cricket-mad Sri Lanka.
Colin Kruger 'There is a deal.''
Colin Kruger James Packer's casino operation, Crown Ltd, publicly confirmed on Friday that it is in detailed discussions with the Sri Lankan government, and potential joint venture partners, over the development...
Colin Kruger James Packer’s Crown confirms it is in talks to develop a giant $400 million-plus casino resort in Sri Lanka, conditional to the approval of tax grants.
Colin Kruger Fairfax Media has poached the head of Tourism Australia, Andrew McEvoy, to head its events business.
Colin Kruger Fairfax Media has poached the head of Tourism Australia, Andrew McEvoy, to head its events business from January next year.
Colin Kruger Nine Entertainment has continued its acquisition spree ahead of a public float in December.
Colin Kruger Nine Entertainment (NEC) has continued its debt-fuelled acquisition spree ahead of a public float in early December, buying Microsoft’s share of their digital joint venture, Mi9.
Colin Kruger Fairfax Media will scrap the print edition of BRW magazine at the end of next month.
Colin Kruger Seven West Media agrese to terms with affiliate before expected removal of 'reach rule.'
Colin Kruger Seven West Media has become the last commercial television network to agree to terms with its regional affiliate before the expected removal of the "reach rule".
Colin Kruger Tom Waterhouse's decision to cut back his advertising blitz may force him to reconsider the massive gamble his bookmaking operation is taking to grab market share from the larger - and largely...