Las Vegas Business News

'It’s a really big honor': 40 Under 40 standouts lauded at event

Honorees make their way down the red carpet at the 40 Under 40 award ceremony at Crimson Nightclub at Red Rock Resort, Thursday, March 22, 2018.

It wasn’t Calvin Harris, but two tuxedo-clad DJs spinning music Thursday amid dimmed ballroom lighting, hors d’oeuvres and an outdoor pool for VEGAS INC’s annual 40 Under 40 awards celebrated ...

Official: ‘Everything is on time’ with Raiders stadium

This rendering shows the Raiders stadium in Las Vegas. Construction is expected to be completed in time for the 2020 NFL season.

After addressing an hour of communications issues connecting board members of the Las Vegas Stadium Authority who weren’t present at today’s meeting via ...

40 Under 40: Influential young Las Vegans who are helping improve Southern Nevada

With a magic combination of smarts, skill, compassion and commitment to community, the honorees of our annual 40 Under 40 publication represent the best that ...

California housing problems are spilling into Nevada

Apartments under construction are shown in Sparks, March 6, 2018. The Reno area is experiencing congestion and new tensions as California residents and businesses seek more affordable locations.

A growing homelessness crisis. Complaints about traffic congestion. Worries that the economy is becoming dominated by a wealthy elite. Those sound like California’s problems in a nutshell. But now they are also among California’s leading exports ...

Australian billionaire James Packer resigns from casino company

James Packer

James Packer, a colorful Australian billionaire who has found himself embroiled in a corruption scandal involving Israel’s prime minister, has resigned as a director of Crown Resorts, the casino company that is a source of much of his wealth. In a statement, Crown cited “personal reasons” for his departure without ...

San Gennaro Feast in limbo after business license suspended

Violin player Sandor Beke entertains the crowds near the food booths during the San Gennaro Feast at the Rio on Wednesday, Sept. 14, 2011.

The future of the valley’s popular San Gennaro Feast is in limbo after authorities alleged minors were able to purchase alcohol at the most recent festival. The Clark County Department of Business License suspended the business license of the San Gennaro Feast and the liquor license of its caterer, Las Vegas Horse Expo, after Metro Police conducted ...

Nevada marijuana tax revenue $5.54 million in January

Marijuana buds are displayed at the Essence medical marijuana dispensary in Henderson Monday, Oct. 24, 2016. The company has three locations in the Las Vegas Valley including one on the Las Vegas Strip.

The state collected $5.54 million in taxes in January from legal marijuana, continuing to outpace projections, according to the Nevada Department of Taxation. That’s near a record.

What's driving all the deal-making among Pennsylvania casinos?

Sands Casino Resort Bethlehem is shown Wednesday, Feb. 25, 2015, in Bethlehem, Pa.

The $1.3 billion sale of Sands Casino Resort Bethlehem to an Indian tribe from Alabama may be the headline-grabber, but it's far from the only pending ...

YouTube offers businesses way to get started with video advertising

A YouTube page introduces the Director onsite service.

Small businesses looking to advertise online with original content now have a way to affordably produce a professional quality commercial for a target audience ...

Leagues, casinos lobby states for cut of legal sports bets

In this Thursday, Feb. 1, 2018, file photo, Major League Baseball Commissioner Rob Manfred speaks during a news conference at the baseball owners meetings in the Four Seasons Hotel, in Los Angeles. More than a third of U.S. states are considering legalizing sports gambling if the Supreme Court overturns a federal law that has banned sports books in all but Nevada and three other states since 1992.

With the Supreme Court poised to rule on a case that could end the federal ban on sports gambling, more than a third of U.S. states are considering legislation to get in on the action, and professional leagues and casino interests are lobbying against ...

How humble bingo hall transformed into Idaho destination casino

This photo taken March 4, 2015, shows a sign near the entrance to the Coeur d'Alene Casino Resort in Worley, Idaho.

The Coeur d'Alene Casino indeed boomed; it has since undergone four expansions and added hotel rooms, restaurants and lounges, the Circling Raven Golf Course, spa services and more ...

Average gas prices in Las Vegas area increasing

Gasoline prices in the Las Vegas area have gone up in the past week. reports the average retail price of a gallon of gas in the area has increased almost ...

For dentist, 'Vegas is home, and home is family'

Dentists Audrey Nghiem and R.J. Guiding own Desert Inn Smiles, 3220 S. Durango Drive.

For husband and wife R.J. Guideng and Audrey Nghiem, marrying traditional values with modern technology gives their dental practice a familial quality they depend on for success.

People on the Move: March 18, 2018

In the Notes: Association of Fundraising Professionals, Arthritis Foundation, Burger King, Fremont Street Experience, Opportunity Village, Disabled American Veterans, Communities In Schools of Nevada and more ...

Telemedicine is paving the way for medical diagnoses from afar

Dr. Charles Bernick at the Lou Ruvo Center for Brain Health conducts a telehealth session with Sue Burich who is a nurse supervisor at the Ruvo Center in Elko, Nevada.

When health care is obtained through a computer, mobile device or remote kiosk, the doctor is always in.