las vegas convention
Las Vegas has been selected to host the NAACP national convention in July 2014.
Las Vegas tourism officials are riffing on outcry over national surveillance programs by telling data companies “what happens here, stays here.”
Former Las Vegas Mayor Oscar Goodman will continue working as host committee chairman for the valley’s tourism board.
Tourism officials say they counted 3.34 million visitors to Las Vegas in April, up a slight 0.5 percent from the same month in 2012.
Las Vegas’ biggest annual convention kicks off tomorrow. More than 150,000 people are expected to attend the International Consumer Electronics Show and see the latest gadgets that will be on store shelves later this year.
The Las Vegas Monorail Company has emerged from bankruptcy protection.
Those infamous nude photos of Prince Harry have become fair game for the Vegas tourism agency.
A proposal to change the name of McCarran International Airport is on hold for now.
With the economy showing signs of improvement, the Las Vegas Convention Center is slated to get a renovation.
Las Vegas attracted more visitors in September compared with the same month a year ago, helped by a whopping 49 percent jump in convention attendance.
But once again, tourists in town didn’t gamble as much.