PRESS & NEWS
NEVADA LED US IN FIRST-QUARTER JOB GROWTH, OFFICIALS SAY
LAS VEGAS REVIEW-JOURNAL, September 12, 2017
Nevada had the fastest private-sector job growth in the United States at 3.6 percent in the first quarter of 2017, the governor’s office said on Tuesday.
LAS VEGAS SEES BEST MARCH EVER FOR TOURISM
By, RICHARD N. VELOTTA, LAS VEGAS REVIEW-JOURNAL, April 26, 2017
Las Vegas posted its highest March visitation numbers, mimicking gaudy airport traffic statistics reported earlier in the week, Las Vegas Convention and Visitors Authority officials said Wednesday.
TOURISM OFFICIALS REPORT RECORD 42.9M LAS VEGAS VISITORS IN 2016
By, THOMAS MOORE, LAS VEGAS SUN, January 10, 2017
Las Vegas drew a record number of visitors last year, 42.9 million people, even more than tourism officials had predicted.
TEN-X RANKS LAS VEGAS AS TOP ‘BUY MARKET’ FOR HOTEL INVESTORS IN 2017
By JEFF SHAW, REBUSINESS ONLINE, December 16, 2016
According to the Ten-X reports, the top buy markets for 2017 are (1) Las Vegas; (2) Jacksonville, Fla.; (3) Sacramento, Calif.; (4) Los Angeles; and (5) Indianapolis.
HOW LAS VEGAS BECAME A MAJOR MUSIC DESTINATION
By NEIL SHAH, WALL STREET JOURNAL, JUNE 8, 2016
America’s fastest-growing music destination isn’t Nashville or New York, Branson or Austin or New Orleans. It’s Las Vegas.
LAS VEGAS BETTING NEW VENUE HITS JACKPOT
By HANNAH KARP, THE WALL STREET JOURNAL, April 5, 2016
Developers of the $375 million T-Mobile Arena expect it to generate more than $900 million a year for the economy.
PEOPLE MOVING INTO NEVADA DRIVE CLARK COUNTY POPULATION HIGHER
By ADELAIDE CHEN, LAS VEGAS REVIEW-JOURNAL, March 24, 2016
People moving to Clark County from other places in the United States are at a five-year high, data released by the U.S. Census on Thursday show.
LAS VEGAS HITS RECORD 42 MILLION VISITORS IN 2015, EVEN BEFORE NEW YEAR’S EVE CROWDS
By JAY JONES, LOS ANGELES TIMES, December 30, 2015
With New Year’s Eve, one of the biggest tourist draws of the year, still to come, Las Vegas has already shattered a visitation record set just one year ago.