The casino industry may find its business model vaporized like travel agencies, DVD stores and land lines unless leaders transform themselves with innovation, a speaker at a one-day innovation conference in Las Vegas said.
Slot machine play will return to downtown’s Las Vegas Club and the Mermaids casino later this month — at least, for 16 hours.
Thirty 10th-grade students from Las Vegas’ Core Academy will get a five-week up-close look at the tourism and hospitality industry beginning next week.
Slot players walked away with big jackpots over the weekend in Las Vegas.
U.S. gaming industry stocks such as Wynn Resorts and MGM Resorts International have been on a roll this year amid solid gaming revenue growth in Las Vegas and Macau.
By Thursday, rooms on two floors at Planet Hollywood will be back on the market, ending a nine-month project to renovate all of the hotel’s 2,496 rooms.
Drivers to Las Vegas Boulevard, who have been shouting to the high heavens as one resort after another begins charging for parking, can still find salvation in houses of worship.
A gunman stormed a casino in the Philippine capital and torched gambling tables in the crowded space, creating a choking level of smoke that killed at least 36 people, authorities said.
Macau gross gaming revenue surged 24 percent in May, beating Wall Street expectations and driving shares of Wynn Resorts and Las Vegas Sands higher.
If Alex Meruelo’s acquisition history is any guidance, he probably picked up the SLS Las Vegas at a price far below the $800 million the previous owners spent on the buying and developing the property.