Tag Archives: Michael Leven
- Michael Leven retires from Las Vegas Sands board of directors
April 13, 2016
The man who was pivotal in the growth of Las Vegas Sands in Asia has bade farewell—completely—to the company. In a filing to the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission on Tuesday, the Las Vegas-based casino operator announced that its former president, Michael Leven, has retired from the company’s board of...
- Sands COO Michael Leven to retire at year’s end, ageless Adelson to remain as CEO
May 23, 2014
Las Vegas Sands president and chief operating officer Michael A. Leven is set to retire from his post once his contract with the casino company ends at the end of the year. Leven's retirement marks the culmination of a six-year tenure, including briefly taking over as CEO of Sands China...
- Scores of whores in online gambling lobbying fight
April 12, 2014
The president of casino operator Las Vegas Sands claims the US federal government wants to make online gambling legal so that it can tax the crap out of it. Michael Leven made the claim on Friday at a VIP breakfast intended to kick off this weekend’s convention of the Nevada...
- Las Vegas Sands has its own air force; Codere sues Spanish gaming regulator
February 8, 2013
The official location for Las Vegas Sands’ ambitious EuroVegas project near Madrid, Spain will be revealed on Friday, although the commercial district of Alcorcón has already been tipped as the “leading contender” by Sands’ president/COO Michael Leven. Regardless of where the sprawling resort-casino project ends up being built, it can...
- Spain delays online slots; Sands’ EuroVegas won’t resemble ‘honky tonk’ Strip
February 6, 2013
The head of Spain’s gaming regulator has said he won’t proceed with plans to authorize the country’s licensed online gambling operators to offer slots until he’s sure it won’t cause a rip in the space-time continuum… or something. Enrique Alejo, head of the DGoJ regulatory body, has told the country’s...
- Macau gaming regulators invited to Nevada; Venetian Macao sues deadbeats
January 24, 2013
Nevada gaming regulators have followed up on their unprecedented visit to Macau by encouraging a reciprocal visit to Nevada by the director of Macau’s Gaming Inspection and Coordination Bureau (DICJ), Manuel Joaquim das Neves. Macau Business Daily quoted Neves describing the recent visit by all three Nevada Gaming Control Board...
Parisian Macao battling Legionnaires’ Disease outbreak
April 25, 2017
Melco Crown preps rebirth as Melco Resorts & Entertainment
March 17, 2017
Execs to take on blockchain at iGaming Asia Congress 2017
March 21, 2017