An artist’s rendering of the brand new Resorts World Las vegas, nevada, which designer Genting hopes would be the very first post-recession that is major on the Las Vegas Strip.
Representatives from Malaysia-based casino giant Genting met aided by the Las Vegas Gaming Control Board last week to answer questions about the suitability of their proposed $4 billion project for the Las Vegas Strip, Resorts World Las Vegas. That meeting resulted in the preliminary approval of a gaming license.
Genting acquired the abandoned Echelon project 14 months ago for $350 million, and it is now one step closer to realizing its ambitious mega-resort that is new initial regarding the Strip for nearly 10 years, to be built on the half-vacant pocket of land that was as soon as home to the legendary Stardust Casino. The suitability choosing is the penultimate stage before actual licensing.
It is understood that the Gaming Control Board has spent the past year searching into Genting’s operations throughout Malaysia, Singapore, London and nyc in a rigorous assessment of the business’s suitability, but Genting’s chances of approval were constantly rumored to be high.
As Howard Stutz, video gaming reporter during the Las Vegas Review-Journal, wrote on the eve associated with meeting: ‘Short of Genting’s whole board of directors being found to have ties to the Yakuza or Chinese organized crime triads, the business as well as its Continue reading Genting to Take Las Vegas Strip to Next Echelon with Resorts World