Nevada

21st October 2020

MGM to resume Las Vegas entertainment next month

Casino operator MGM Resorts International has announced that it will resume entertainment events at its properties in Las Vegas, Nevada from November 6. All casinos…

8th October 2020

Boyd to lay off 284 more Las Vegas employees

Boyd Gaming is to permanently lay off 284 employees at two downtown Las Vegas properties, citing a more prolonged than expected impact from the novel…

1st October 2020

Caesars offloads Harrah’s Reno to CAI Investments for $41.5m

Caesars Entertainment has completed the sale of its Harrah’s Reno Hotel and Casino  property in Nevada to an affiliate of real estate development business CAI…

1st October 2020

State of the Union: William Hill, 5Dimes, Nevada and more

This week’s State of the Union, in partnership with Segev LLP, covers Caesars Entertainment’s agreement to purchase British betting operator William Hill, Costa Rica-based sportsbook…

30th September 2020

Nevada casino revenue declines to $743.0m in August

Nevada casino revenue declined 1.7% month-on-month and 21.9% year-on-year to $743.0m in August, as low margins and the novel coronavirus (Covid-19) combined to keep revenue…

28th September 2020

Nevada’s Nugget Casino Resort lays off 154 staff

Marnell Gaming-owned Nugget Casino Resort in Reno, Nevada, has announced that it is to permanently lay off 154 of its employees. The staff, which currently…

21st September 2020

Las Vegas bars permitted to reopen after two months’ closure

Bars in Las Vegas – including those in casinos – were permitted to reopen on Sunday (20 September) after being forced to close due to…

9th September 2020

Boyd launches new mobile sportsbook in Nevada

Casino operator Boyd Gaming has announced the launch of a new mobile sports wagering app in the state of Nevada. The B Connected Sports app…

27th August 2020

State of the Union: Illinois, Nevada, New Jersey and more

This week’s State of the Union, in partnership with Segev LLP, includes the return of remote registration in Illinois, following renewed casino shutdowns, as well…

26th August 2020

Nevada sees gaming market recovery continue in July

Nevada gaming revenue grew 33.5% month-over-month to $756.8m in July, as the state’s recovery from its novel coronavirus (Covid-19) shut-down continued, with the sports betting…

24th August 2020

Casino Royale Las Vegas to lay off 98 employees

Casino Royale, located on the Las Vegas strip and owned by hotel chain Best Western, is to lay off 98 employees because of the impact…

20th August 2020

IGT pens Nevada sports betting deal with Boyd Gaming

International Game Technology (IGT) has entered into a long-term sports betting partnership with US casino operator Boyd Gaming. Under the agreement, IGT will provide Boyd…

18th August 2020

Penn’s M Resort announces 58 more layoffs

Penn National Gaming’s M Resort Spa Casino Las Vegas has announced an additional 58 permanent layoffs, on top of 352 previously announced redundancies. The operator…

12th August 2020

NV Governor grants casinos legal protection in Covid-19 bill

Nevada Governor Steve Sisolak has signed into law a new bill that will protect gambling businesses from lawsuits related to novel coronavirus (Covid-19). Senate Bill 4 covers…