MGM Resorts

MGM, Boyd Gaming make donations to Las Vegas Airport name change, more funds required

MGM Resorts International and Boyd Gaming have announced significant donations to help Las Vegas Airport change its name to honor former US Senator Majority Leader Harry Reid (D), but more funds are still required. On September 1, William Boyd, cofounder of Boyd Gaming and co-executive chairman of the casino giant’s board, made a contribution of $1 million.

A few days later, the Murren Family Foundation made a donation of $50,000. Jim Murren, a member of the foundation, formerly served as chief executive officer (CEO) of MGM Resorts.

Luxor Hotel & Casino and Shoppes to reopen on June 25th, Aria to follow suit on July 1st

MGM Resorts International’s Luxor Hotel & Casino and The Shoppes at Mandalay Bay Place will be reopened to the members of the public later this month, the entertainment giant announced after experiencing strong opening weekend in Las Vegas.

Osaka pushes back IR deadline by six months, delaying opening of casino until 2028

Osaka officials confirmed on Thursday that they pushed back the request-for-proposal (RFP) deadline for Integrated Resort (IR) project by another six months, a move that is expected to delay the opening of a casino in the city until 2028.

Las Vegas Casinos’ June 4 reopening plans stay on track despite violent protests

While some casino industry experts have repeatedly warned that the ongoing violent protests in Las Vegas could discourage guests from heading back to casinos in the city, casino operators have declared that their reopening plans are still on track and they will not be deferred.