Business has resumed as normal for most in Auckland's CBD but one of the city's oldest establishments estimates it has lost at least $20,000 from the fire that engulfed SkyCity's new convention centre.

Hotel, restaurant and sports bar The Albion, located on Hobson St - just metres away from the New Zealand International Convention Centre that went up in flames on Tuesday afternoon - has been closed since then, and is unsure when it will re-open.

The business that had been gearing up for a booming weekend with the Rugby World Cup's All Blacks vs England game on Saturday, and

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