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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 David Jones’ shareholders delivered a strongly-supported first strike on Friday placing further pressure on the department stores’ chairman, Peter Mason, who was forced to apologies for authorising...
Colin Kruger Fiorente's Melbourne Cup win may have left the punters in clover, but it looks like the bookies took a drubbing.
Colin Kruger Cabcharge founder unavailable to witness corporate history as third 'strike' issued.
Colin Kruger Where’s Reg? This was the big question at the Cabcharge shareholder meeting.
Colin Kruger The competition watchdog has dropped its investigation into allegations of cartel behaviour between James Packer’s Crown Resorts and rival Echo Entertainment saying there is insufficient evidence.
Colin Kruger Seven is looking at new sectors such as agribusiness and water for growth as the group weathers a downturn in mining services.
Colin Kruger The Australian Shareholders Association has joined an institutional shareholder revolt against David Jones that is expected to deliver a first strike against the remuneration report of the department...
Colin Kruger The last thing Ten Network CEO Hamish McLennan needed was a report on another round of cost-cutting.
Colin Kruger When Ten Network chief executive Hamish McLennan fronted an investor briefing on Wednesday afternoon to make his pitch on the future of the struggling broadcaster, the last thing he needed was a...
Colin Kruger Packer makes most public pitch yet to build $400 million casino resort in Sri Lanka.
Colin Kruger Seven West chairman wants a government review of regulatory environment.
Colin Kruger Just days after receiving approval for his Barangaroo casino, James Packer is making his most public pitch yet to build a $400 million casino resort in Sri Lanka.
Colin Kruger Media billionaire Kerry Stokes calls for a level playing field, arguing companies such as Google have an advantage over his media group, Seven West Media.
Colin Kruger News Corp's shares took a tumble on Tuesday after the media group reported its Australian newspapers dragged down its first quarterly result as a stand-alone company.
Colin Kruger Seven now expects full-year underlying earnings to be at the lower end of its earlier guidance of 30 to 40 per cent below the previous year,
Colin Kruger Seven Group lowers profit guidance again, as the slowdown in mining services hits its WesTrac business, which is cutting more staff.
Colin Kruger News Corp shares dive as the drag from local papers pulls the entire group’s revenues into reverse for the quarter.
Colin Kruger Ten risks breaching its debt covenants if shareholders do not approve a deal that could hand security over all of the media group's assets to three of its billionaire shareholders, James Packer,...
Colin Kruger Ten's investors have been asked to approve a deal that could hand security over all the media group's assets to three of its billionaire shareholders, James Packer, Lachlan Murdoch and Bruce Gordon,...
Colin Kruger Echo will redevelop Brisbane and Gold Coast casinos if it wins its high-stakes battle with Crown.