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A compressed natural gas (CNG) limousine is displayed during a tour of MGM Mirage's CityCenter project Wednesday, Nov. 18, 2009. All the limos at the Aria will be CNG powered, a representative said. Properties in the $8.5 billion project will open next month.
Companies focus on corporate responsibility, in part, to land conventions and new business
Wednesday, July 25, 2012
Big corporations focus on environmental initiatives, philanthropy and workplace diversity in part because it’s the right thing to do. But they also care about corporate citizenship because it helps them land business.
Sheldon Adelson, chairman and CEO of Las Vegas Sands Corp., speaks during the news conference of the opening ceremony of the Venetian Macao Resort Hotel in Macau Tuesday, Aug. 28, 2007.
Inside the investigation of leading GOP money man Adelson
Tuesday, July 17, 2012
A decade ago gambling magnate and leading Republican donor Sheldon Adelson looked at a desolate spit of land in Macau and imagined a glittering strip of casinos, hotels and malls.
Las Vegas Sands suing website offering casino links
Wednesday, June 20, 2012
Hotel-casino giant Las Vegas Sands Corp. is suing a British website operator it says has misappropriated the Sands name.
Pharmaceutical chief beats casino bosses for highest-paid executive in Las Vegas
Monday, June 18, 2012
Las Vegas’ highest-earning executive raked in more than $25 million last year and had nothing to do with gaming. A pharmaceutical honcho bested the biggest names on the Strip to earn the honor.
U.S. judge refuses to stop Chinese lawsuit against Las Vegas Sands
Friday, June 15, 2012
A United States judge on Thursday rejected a request that he block a Chinese company from suing Las Vegas Sands Corp. in China.
Vegas Sands extends contract for President Michael Leven
Wednesday, June 13, 2012
Las Vegas Sands Corp. officials say they've renewed a contract through 2014 for president and chief operating officer Michael Leven.
Sheldon Adelson's Las Vegas Sands looking at NYC for expansion
Thursday, June 7, 2012
Even after rejecting Boston as a potential expansion site, Las Vegas Sands Corp. remains interested in key markets outside Nevada, including New York City, Europe, Asia and Canada, executives said during a company shareholder meeting.
Students from Singapore Janice Sou, center, 23, and Cheryl Toh, right, 23, learn the basics of dining decorum during an etiquette dinner at the Stan Fulton Building at UNLV on Thursday, May 17, 2012.
UNLV's Singapore campus part of effort to preserve Las Vegas' status as gaming kingpin
Gaming:
Tuesday, May 29, 2012
When a boom in her homeland's tourism industry prompted Foo Nyuk Xin to begin studying hotel management, the Singaporean student looked to Las Vegas as a learning ground. "It’s where they've been doing it for years, so there's no better place to learn how everything works," Foo said. "In Singapore, it's all new."
Sheldon Adelson pulls out of Massachusetts casino race
gaming:
Tuesday, May 22, 2012
Billionaire gambling mogul and Boston native Sheldon Adelson says he is no longer interested in opening a casino in his home state. A spokesman for Las Vegas Sands Corp. said the state's plan to license up to three casinos and a slot parlor would dilute the market.
Las Vegas Sands CEO and Chairman Sheldon Adelson makes a few remarks after receiving the Hospitality Industry Leader of the Year award at the eighth-annual Vallen Dinner of Distinction, April 26, 2012.
Sheldon Adelson: 'Las Vegas is a core asset. I'm never going to sell it.'
THE STRIP:
Thursday, April 26, 2012
Sheldon Adelson says that wherever he finds his fortunes around the globe, he's not forgetting about Las Vegas. Speaking Thursday at UNLV, the billionaire Las Vegas Sands chairman and CEO said the money he makes overseas would find its way back to his holdings here. "Any company that is successful in other parts of the world benefits its core assets," Adelson said. "Las Vegas is a core asset. I'm never going to sell it. Because if I sell it, I'm giving away the keys to my kingdom."
The $1.9 billion Palazzo, at left, opened in December 2007, boasting 3,068 rooms. The resort is shown here in February 2008.
Las Vegas Sands sees big jump in casino winnings at Strip properties
Gaming:
Wednesday, April 25, 2012
A big jump in casino winnings boosted first-quarter results for the Venetian and Palazzo resorts on the Las Vegas Strip, their owner said Wednesday.
Las Vegas Sands launches $4.4 billion casino-resort in Macau
Gaming:
Wednesday, April 11, 2012
U.S. billionaire Sheldon Adelson’s Macau casino operator on Wednesday launched its long-delayed fourth resort, a $4.4 billion complex that is its latest bet on continued strong growth in the world’s biggest gambling market.
Judge rejects Adelson request that LV law firm be punished
Sunday, April 1, 2012
A judge has rejected a request by billionaire Sheldon Adelson that a Las Vegas law firm be punished over the public broadcasting of an Adelson deposition video.
Las Vegas nightspots through the years: Those that left an impression and why
Wednesday, March 28, 2012
Las Vegas was not dubbed “The Entertainment Capital of the World” for nothing. Ever since the 1930s people have come to what is now known as The Strip to drink, dance, smoke and revel into the early morning hours.
Las Vegas Sands facing new suit over 2008 stock price decline
Gaming:
Monday, March 26, 2012
Las Vegas Sands Corp. may be in sound financial condition today, but some shareholders are still trying to recover losses from a steep decline in the company’s stock price in late 2008.

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