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Airbnb stays up 19% last year in Clark County

Posted by Las Vegas Sun Stories: Business and Economy on January 28, 2020
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Airbnb stays in Clark County increased by 19% last year compared to 2018, even though residential short-term rentals are illegal in much of the valley. Guest arrivals in Clark County totaled ...

Gaming in 2020: Five things to watch

Posted by Las Vegas Sun Stories: Business and Economy on January 27, 2020
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This past year proved, once again, that change is the only constant in the ever-evolving world of legal gaming. And, 2020 promises to bring even more disruption to the industry worldwide ...

Silver Dollar Club in Elko to close after storied decades

Posted by Las Vegas Sun Stories: Business and Economy on January 27, 2020
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The Silver Dollar Club, an iconic bar dating to the Prohibition era in one of Elko’s oldest buildings, is closing after 86 years of stories ...

The Notes: Jan. 27, 2020

Posted by Las Vegas Sun Stories: Business and Economy on January 27, 2020
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In the Notes: Colliers International Las Vegas, Maximilien Fetaz, Nevada State Apartment Association, Desert Radiology, A. Collins Hunsaker, Monique Hafen and more ...

After Kobe’s death, LVCVA postpones ad campaign rollout activities

Posted by Las Vegas Sun Stories: Business and Economy on January 26, 2020
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Local festivities surrounding the unveiling of a new Las Vegas tourism slogan have been postponed after the unexpected death of basketball great Kobe Bryant ...

UNLV’s solar house is ‘not science fiction;’ it can be built now

Posted by Las Vegas Sun Stories: Business and Economy on January 25, 2020
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Not so long ago, when the world was still analog, architecture students came into college already having some experience building things. Previous generations took shop classes or tinkered in their parents’ garage.

10 things to know about the NFL Draft in Las Vegas

Posted by Las Vegas Sun Stories: Business and Economy on January 21, 2020
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Clark County Commissioner Lawrence Weekly attended last year’s NFL Draft in Nashville, Tenn. He wanted to see what Nashville did right and make sure when April’s draft is conducted in Las Vegas, it is bigger and better. “They did a fantastic job, but this is Las Vegas,” Weekly said. The NFL submitted draft details to ...

NFL announces big plans for draft in Las Vegas

Posted by Las Vegas Sun Stories: Business and Economy on January 21, 2020
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NFL draft prospects will arrive by boat and be introduced on a stage at the Fountains of Bellagio, a league official said today as he detailed plans for the three-day event that include closing parts of the Strip and Flamingo Road. The draft, which is set for April 23 through 25 in Las Vegas, is expected to bring ...

Business leaders: As Las Vegas grows, public education has to keep up

Posted by Las Vegas Sun Stories: Business and Economy on January 21, 2020
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With a robust Las Vegas economy and a positive outlook predicted for 2020, one would think longtime commercial real estate executive Christina Roush would be sleeping well at night.

Las Vegas’ evolution and incentives attract California’s Premier Displays and Exhibits

Posted by Las Vegas Sun Stories: Business and Economy on January 20, 2020
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Ten years ago, Premier Displays and Exhibits founder and CEO Chris Bullard concedes, he wouldn’t have considered moving his company’s headquarters to Las Vegas. But he says he has been impressed with the “can-do” attitude throughout this community, a critical asset for a business owner.