Internet retail giant eBay will invest a total of $412 million in both ends of the state, but the company's larger expansion will occur in Northern Nevada and create 50 jobs there.
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Barclaycard US held an event that included speakers, a ribbon-cutting and media tours on Thursday to mark its expansion in Southern Nevada.
Downtown Las Vegas is outshining the Strip. Through September, downtown casinos have seen gaming revenue increase almost 6 percent compared to 2014. During those same nine months, the Strip is down 1.5 percent.
Tesla Chief Executive Elon Musk said Tesla's giant $5 billion battery plant in Nevada, known as the Gigafactory, would produce its first batch of batteries next year, estimating that the plant would reach full capacity in two to three years.
Construction equipment is demolishing seat sections above Turns 3 and 4 at Las Vegas Motor Speedway to make room for a relocated high-end hospitality area and a new 25-space luxury RV section.
A developer wants to build a 27-acre campus in Henderson that would include medical offices, senior apartments and an assisted living facility.
The expansion of two tech companies and an industrial bakery will produce more than 100 jobs in Southern Nevada in the next year and hundreds more in the next decade.
Tom Wilzcek, aerospace and defense specialist with the governor's office, said Nevada and the five other states selected by the FAA to test drones, have received a new broad-area operating certificate that enables the state's unmanned aerial system partners to fly large data collection flights under 200 feet high anywhere in the country if it advances a public purpose.
Nevada has reclaimed the top spot in the nation for rate of private sector job growth, marking a dramatic turnaround from the depths of decline during the economic recession, the governor's office announced Thursday.
Several dozen lithium battery units on a long table will be shipped soon for use in defibrillators, while several new electric bicycles that will retail for $5,000 were standing sentinel nearby at the Rechargeable Power Energy (RPE) industrial office off Arville Street in South Las Vegas.
Tesla CEO Elon Musk says criticism from some Nevada lawmakers of its conditional agreement to pursue lithium from a mine in Mexico is unfounded and does not mean the company won't look closer to home for the critical metal.
Energy technology is on the cusp of a renaissance that will change how the world generates and stores power, a top Tesla executive told a Nevada business conference on Tuesday.
Businessman Bill Foley's bid for a National Hockey League team in Las Vegas has reportedly moved to the next phase of consideration. The NHL will continue evaluating Foley's business plan for a franchise, which could potentially start playing at the new $375 million MGM Resorts International-AEG arena on the Strip by the 2017-18 season.
It's strictly at the brainstorming stage, but University of Nevada, Las Vegas consultants have floated the idea of extending the Las Vegas Monorail to a 42-acre site at Koval Lane and Tropicana Avenue to serve a potential UNLV football stadium and then extend the monorail to the Thomas & Mack Center and the rest of the UNLV campus.
A development group is pitching the city of Las Vegas on a plan to convert Cashman Field into a professional soccer venue as the first step to attracting a Major League Soccer franchise to Sin City.
Preliminary estimates indicate Tesla is eligible for nearly $10 million in transferrable tax credits based on its investments so far in a huge battery factory east of Reno, Nevada lawmakers were told Monday.
For years, Quentin Abrmo rented space to other small businesses that shared the building's open interior — a job he admits he did "poorly" without a formal business plan. But now Abramo has formalized the shared-space, co-work operation in a new role as managing partner of Co-Operate On, LLC.
A new law enacted last year may be threatening those who use the website‘s services.
When lawmakers debated Assembly Bill 161 in this year’s legislative session, proponents said offering tax abatements to aviation companies would result in major investments in the state. Representatives of the Governor’s Office of Economic Development board got a taste of that Thursday in the first meeting at which aviation tax abatements were approved.
The company that manages advertising at McCarran International Airport has been acquired by one of North America’s largest outdoor advertising companies.
Residents in the Juhl building in downtown Las Vegas are only an elevator ride away from a new cocktail lounge that has just opened on the ground floor.
Manufacturers and installers say artificial grass is growing more popular with each passing year as an option for residential yards, commercial landscapes and school athletic fields.
Economic growth in Nevada is accelerating faster than in the U.S., economic analysts at the University of Nevada, Las Vegas Center for Business and Economic Research, said Thursday, but housing remains tight and the state trails woefully in advanced industry.
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