Tag Archives: Las Vegas
- Murren: MGM bookings rebounded after Las Vegas mass shooting
November 9, 2017
Things are almost back to normal inside MGM Resorts International a month after a gunman opened fire from one of its Las Vegas buildings and killed 59 people. MGM Chief Executive Officer Jim Murren told investors during Wednesday’s earnings call that the series of cancellations in MGM Resorts International Grand...
- Why business in downtown Las Vegas is booming with tourists from Asia visiting in record numbers
November 3, 2017
This is a guest contribution by Carlos Cinco. If you would like to submit a contribution please contact Bill Beatty for submission details. Thank you. The Downtown Las Vegas Alliance, founded in 2008, is a non-profit organization which aims to develop the downtown Las Vegas area, championing the future by focusing on...
- Wynn Resorts’ Vegas properties have best Q3 since 2005
October 27, 2017
Casino operator Wynn Resorts saw its revenue jump by nearly one-half in the third quarter thanks to its newest Macau resort and a solid performance by its Vegas properties. On Thursday, Wynn released its financial report covering the three months ending September 30, in which revenue shot up 45.3% to...
- Measuring China’s impact on Las Vegas
October 19, 2017
The post originally appears on http://www.gamblingandthelaw.com/ and we republished with permission. Everyone in the gaming industry knows that Macau’s casinos suffered large downturns in revenue during the Mainland government’s corruption crackdown. Chinese high-rollers knew that high-stakes gambling became a risky business, far from the baccarat tables. When Beijing sneezes, Macau gets pneumonia....
- MGM Resorts buys WNBA’s San Antonio Stars, moving to Vegas
October 17, 2017
Casino operator MGM Resorts has purchased the WNBA’s San Antonio Stars and is moving the team to Las Vegas. On Tuesday, Women’s National Basketball Association president Lisa Borders announced that the Stars will play in Las Vegas as of next season, which starts in June 2018. The team will make...
- Mandalay Bay contractor bags Resorts World Las Vegas project
The construction of the multi-billion dollar integrated resorts project of casino operator Genting Americas on the Las Vegas Strip will soon commence after hiring the general contractor of the Mandalay Bay resort. Resorts World Las Vegas (RWLV) president Edward Farrell announced that his group has tapped W.A. Richardson Builders LLC...
Tara Reid Back In Bikini At The Palms Casino Resort
May 31, 2010