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.
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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.
Nevada’s private sector job growth ranked second in the nation last year, showing strong gains in an economy that was hammered by the recession, the governor’s office announced this week. At the same time, a recent report by Bloomberg listed Nevada in the middle of states for new business creation as of the last quarter in 2014 over the previous year, somewhere between 2 percent and 3 percent.
Construction is moving forward on Pawn Plaza, a two-story Container Park-inspired restaurant and retail shopping center planned by Rick Harrison of the television show “Pawn Stars.”
Small businesses will be offered tips on how to procure government contracts at a workshop Friday sponsored by U.S. Rep. Crescent Hardy, R-Nev.
Sierra Nevada Corp. has announced creation of a new Turkish subsidary, TRJet, to produce Turkey’s first regional jet.
Restaurant owner and chef Natalie Young wants people to stop describing the cuisine of her new restaurant called Chow as Asian fusion. It’s Southern-fried chicken. And it’s Chinese food. That’s it. No crossover.
Business Expo, the Las Vegas Metro Chamber of Commerce annual trade show and networking event, drew business representatives to Cashman Center on Wednesday. Organizers expected more than 2,000 attendees.
The Las Vegas Metro Chamber of Commerce is promoting the Summer of Small Business with its Business Expo on Wednesday.
The former owner of the Light Group is launching a new group of restaurants called Clique Hospitality and is building its first restaurant at Red Rock Resort in western Las Vegas.
Local developers either started or completed construction in the last day on nearly 1 million square feet of speculative warehouse and distribution space, banking on the idea that reversing the Las Vegas Valley’s shortage of large, vacant industrial space will lure big tenants from outside the market.
Fast-food chain Raising Cane’s Chicken Fingers broke ground Wednesday on its ninth restaurant in the Las Vegas Valley with a new location off Interstate 15 just west of the Strip.
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