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Las Vegas Raiders become latest NFL side to agree BetMGM partnership

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American casino operator MGM Resorts International has announced that the Las Vegas Raiders franchise of the National Football League (NFL) has followed the Detroit Lions and Denver Broncos in partnering with its BetMGM mobile-friendly sportsbetting service. The Las Vegas-headquartered firm used an official Thursday press release to detail that the new alliance is an ...

License approval for Las Vegas’ coming Circa Resort and Casino

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In Las Vegas and the plan to open the coming Circa Resort and Casino from next month has reportedly taken a step forward after the Nevada Gaming Control Board approved the under-construction property’s gambling license recommendation. According to a Thursday report from the Las Vegas Review-Journal newspaper, the coming $1 billion downtown venue is the ...

Serious scepticism for coming Resorts World Las Vegas

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A leading investment bank has reportedly announced that it is ‘unsure’ regarding the future prospects of success for the $4.3 billion Resorts World Las Vegas facility prominent casino operator Genting Malaysia Berhad is building in southern Nevada. According to a report from Inside Asian Gaming, the declaration from Maybank Investment Bank Berhad was contained ...

MGM Resorts announces Aug 27 reopening for Mirage on Las Vegas Strip: Park MGM remains closed

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With a comprehensive “Seven-Point Safety Plan” in place, MGM Resorts International (NYSE: MGM) plans to reopen its Mirage resort on Thursday, August 27, 2010, after being closed for several months. In Las Vegas, casinos were forced to close under state mandate from mid-March until early June in order to help slow the fast-spreading coronavirus. ...

Casino mangate Sheldon Adelson to continue payroll and benefits for Las Vegas employees through October 31

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Las Vegas Sands Corporation’s Sheldon Adelson has announced to employees in Las Vegas that employees will continue to receive pay and benefits through the end of October. A letter was sent out on Wednesday, detailing the challenges of employees as the coronavirus began and has continued in Nevada. So, despite the company seeing a ...

Tropicana Las Vegas possibly due to be put up for sale

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Less than four months after buying the Tropicana Las Vegas and American casino firm Gaming and Leisure Properties Incorporated is now reportedly looking to put the historic Las Vegas Strip venue up for sale. According to Tuesday reports from the Las Vegas Review-Journal newspaper and southern Nevada television broadcaster KSNV-TV, Penn National Gaming Incorporated ...

Pragmatic Play burns rubber on the Las Vegas Strip with new adrenaline-fueled slot Street Racer

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Hot on the heels of its most recent commercial deal and Pragmatic Play has launched its latest online slot, Street Racer, giving players a chance to get their motors running in the blazing summer sun! This 5-reel, 4-row video slot provides high variance action, with a handful of drivers competing for big prizes along ...

Enthusiastic gamblers welcome re-opening Las Vegas Strip casinos

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The almost twelve-week coronavirus-related shuttering of casinos in Nevada ended early on Thursday morning with the re-opening venues along the world-famous Las Vegas Strip reportedly being met by ‘long lines and packed flights’ of gamblers. According to a Friday report from Yahoo! Finance, Nevada Governor Steve Sisolak ordered every one of the 442 commercial ...

Las Vegas Sands Corporation facing Marina Bay Sands probe

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American casino operator Las Vegas Sands Corporation is reportedly facing an official federal probe into whether its Marina Bay Sands venue in Singapore breached anti-money laundering regulations. According to a Thursday report from the Bloomberg news service, the inquiry from the United States Department of Justice was launched after Marina Bay Sands’ former compliance ...

Las Vegas Sands Corporation aborts dividend program amid coronavirus concern

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American casino operator, Las Vegas Sands Corporation, has reportedly announced the suspension of its dividend program for 2019 so as to give it ‘maximum optionality’ in securing returns following the end of the ongoing coronavirus pandemic. According to a Thursday report from the Las Vegas Review-Journal newspaper, the New York-listed firm used an official ...

Casino firms discussing post-coronavirus possibilities for Las Vegas

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Representatives for some of the largest casino operators in the United States are reportedly holding informal meetings in order to discuss possible ways to re-open Las Vegas to gamblers following the conclusion of the ongoing coronavirus pandemic. According to a report from the Bloomberg news service, these deliberations regarding the nation’s top casino destination ...