|MGM Mirage says that the hotel damaged by fire last month is
expected to open its doors on Friday, just in time for the
Presidents' Day weekend.
Art dealer PaceWildenstein is exiting Las Vegas after six years with a controversial
partnership between the Bellagio Gallery of Fine Art and the Museum of Fine
Arts in Boston at the top of its legacy.
After opening a $1.9-billion Strip resort and developing more than $17 billion worth of hotel-casinos across the globe, the Las Vegas Sands saw its net income fall 65 percent compared to a year ago.
A May 17 grand opening date has been set for the $700 million expansion that will add a casino, a 26-story hotel, a 4,000-seat theater as well as dining and shopping to the popular Connecticut gambling spot.
An investment firm with more than $4 billion in assets will take on one of the
most vexing casino projects in Las Vegas, a revival of the long-defunct Moulin
Sixteen casinos have received a green light, six months after Prime
Minister Gordon Brown signaled a retreat from plans to bring Las Vegas-style
gambling to Britain.
Detroit's first downtown hotel, gaming and entertainment destination was awarded the "Development of the Year 2007" by the 2008 Americas
Lodging Investment Summit.
Racetrack owners say they need video-lottery terminals, but
Governor Jon Corzine doesn't want to legalize the games outside Atlantic City
because they might hurt casinos' business.
Mayor Kwame Kilpatrick will sit before the House Natural Resources Committee this week to oppose a bill that would allow Indian casinos in Romulus and Port