Caesars To Resume Gaming, Hospitality Operations In Vegas

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As it gears up to reopen in Las Vegas, Caesars Entertainment Corporation said it would resume its gaming and hospitality functions at Flamingo Las Vegas and Caesars Palace at “the date and time for reopening specified by the state of Nevada.”

Masabi, Mastercard bring mobile ticketing to Las Vegas

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The app is based on a Masabi’s ticketing platform used by agencies and operators such as London’s Thames Clippers, Preston Bus, New Orleans’ RTA, Boston’s MBTA, Transport for Athens, Los Angeles’ Metrolink and New York’s MTA. Mobile payments Investments Cards

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Money 2020 on my mind – the Las Vegas 2018 edition

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I will attend Money 20/20 in Las Vegas this coming 21-24 October. My lack of enthusiasm about Las Vegas (I am not a gambler) is perfectly balanced with my exuberance when it comes to learning and networking for 4 days around payments, banking and all things fintech.

Here’s Why Coffee Costs So Much At Vegas Casinos

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Welcome to Las Vegas — pay up! The typical Las Vegas, non-casino price was $6.31. The high pricing is most apparent as Las Vegas megaresorts, according to some observers. Retail airports captive audience casinos Las Vegas News pricing

Legal Cannabis Retail Gets Big, Feminine And Luxurious

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The big comes from the apparent rise of the so-called cannabis “superstore,” the hotbed of which is reportedly — and understandably — Las Vegas, one of the world’s main adult playgrounds. Women have become involved in all facets of the legal cannabis operations across the United States and Canada. Retail Barneys Cannabis CBD Editors' Picks executives industry Las Vegas legal Luxury Marijuana News superstore Women women consumers

Honda Demos In-Car Payments With Visa [VIDEO]

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LAS VEGAS – Paying with your phone, watch, coffee mugs, and now, your car too: the IoT has come a long way. Honda partnered with Visa to illustrate the first proof-of-concept demonstration of in-vehicle payments at the CES 2017 in Las Vegas last week.

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5 Things a financial professional can’t miss at IBM Think 2018

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The premier business technology event has an abundance of material for both the developers and operations side of business, and equally there is plenty of deliverables that appeals to the C-level, executive and managerial level of experience. Join us in Las Vegas, NV from March 19-22 – for more information and to register, please visit here. AI Blockchain Cloud Featured Carousel FinTech News & Events Security Conference Las Vegas quantum THINK 2018

Discover what the world is Thinking about open banking

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Building, Operating, and Monetizing Modern Financial Services Apps on IBM Cloud (3745A). Featured Carousel Featured Homepage FinTech News & Events Las Vegas open banking open source THINK 2018

Nipton, Calif., Goes To Pot, Literally

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Malls operated on that theory for years: Put a few anchor stores in to draw foot traffic and the smaller ancillary stores feast on the revenue rewards of being close by. The town, about an hour from Las Vegas and three hours from L.A., Merchant Innovation American Green California Cannabis cannabis commerce Congress Innovation Jeff SEssions Las Vegas Legislation Los Angeles Marijuana narcotics Nevada News Nipton CA pot pot tourism Retail Retail Feature Tourism weed

Uber Money Head Quits As Company Moves Away From Financial Operations

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In an email last year, he talked about his plan at the annual Money 20/20 conference in Las Vegas, calling it “without a doubt, the highlight of my career.”

Alipay puts emphasis on partnerships as merchant acceptance grows in North America

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Souheil Badran, president of Alipay North America, spoke Sunday at the annual Money20/20 conference in Las Vegas to give attendees the current bird's-eye view of Alipay's operations outside of China

Goldman Sach’s Marcus: Partnerships Beyond Intuit

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The future of finance is not technology,” Harit Talwar, head of Marcus by Goldman Sachs, said at Money 20/20 in Las Vegas.

Startup Finn.AI Raises Funds, Launches Virtual Banking Assistant with ATB Financial

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These announcements ,which were first circulated at Money 20/20 in Las Vegas, come fresh […]. Exclusive Innovations Mobile Online Open Fintech Operations Payments PFM Social Media AI artificial intelligence ATB Financial Finn.ai

Unattended retail struggles with mobile payments acceptance

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Mobile payments continue to expand, making it important for operators of unattended retail equipment to invest in the technology. A speaker at the National Automatic Merchandising Association show in Las Vegas urged his fellow industry executives to get on board with the trend

Raiders Stadium Caught In Contractor Non-Payment Lawsuit

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National Football League franchise the Oakland Raiders has been named in a lawsuit amid allegations of non-payment for construction on the team’s new stadium in Las Vegas. The case names the Raiders, Las Vegas Stadium Events Co.,

MGM Resorts Appoints Acting Chief Executive Officer

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Amid the public health crisis in the country and the travel vertical, MGM Resorts International said in an announcement that Chief Operating Officer and President Bill Hornbuckle has been appointed to the position of acting chief executive officer and president.

Ohio Firms Team To Put PPE Into Vending Machines

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Vending operators will be able to buy six PPE kits at first to sell via their snack machines that are meant to work with current coils, according to an announcement. In separate news, Las Vegas has debuted a vending machine that distributes face masks well as other PPE.

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Payments Company Owner Gets Jail Time For Debit Fraud

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Gareth David Long, a 41-year-old Las Vegas resident, was sentenced to 70 months in prison for fraud for stealing money from victims’ accounts, the Department of Justice said in a press release.

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Washington’s Metro System Plans For Mobile Payment Future

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Not only will this be a better, easier experience, but will cost less to operate.”. The news comes as Google enters the transportation industry with Google Pay, announcing news that consumers can now pay for tickets for a ride on the Las Vegas Monorail from their mobile devices. To enable mobile payments, the Washington Metropolitan Area Transit Authority (WMATA) is working with its fare payment vendor to upgrade its payment capabilities.

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With Wynn’s $402M In Net Losses, Is Online Gambling The Future Of Gaming?

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The company’s Las Vegas properties closed on March 17, and authorities in Nevada have not put a date into place for when casinos can open again. With results that show how COVID-19 closures are impacting the gaming industry, Wynn Resorts Ltd.

Data: US Households Paying Rent Dropped 12 Percent From March

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The COVID-19 outbreak has resulted in significant health and financial challenges for apartment residents and multifamily owners, operators and employees in communities across the country,” said NMHC President Doug Bibby in a statement. The percentage of U.S.

Mall Vacancies At Highest Level In Eight Years

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Vacancy rates also improved during the past year in 43 cities, including Seattle, Las Vegas and Chicago. million square feet globally – which is reportedly causing concern that mall operators will have difficulty finding tenants as replacements.

MGM Resorts Admits To 2019 Hack

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MGM Resorts International, a hotel and casino operator, admitted it had experienced a data breach following a report saying information on 10.6 MGM Resorts has been at the forefront of digital operations, especially when it comes to eSports.

Retailers Wary Of Opening As Some States Restart Economies

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The governor of South Carolina let retail stores start operations again this week at one-fifth of usual capacity or five people for each 1,000 square feet.

Brookfield Asset Earmarks $5 Billion To Help Struggling Mall Retailers

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Brookfield also spent time grabbing Las Vegas-based Fashion Show and Illinois’ Oakbrook Center in recent years. After the pandemic, malls may be looking at operating with fewer employees and reduced hours.

Volocopter, Grab Partner On Air Taxi Study In Southeast Asia

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With flights in Dubai, Las Vegas, Helsinki, Stuttgart and most recently Singapore, the technology is moving toward certification, the company said. .

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Google Health To Use Search To Innovate Healthcare

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Speaking at HLTH, a health care conference in Las Vegas, David Feinberg said that Google Health wants to make it easier for doctors to search medical records, as well as boost the quality of health-related search results across Google and YouTube.

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Luxury Brand Barneys New York Seeks Bankruptcy Protection

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The company said that it was going to close stores in Las Vegas, Seattle, Chicago and other smaller places, as well as seven warehouse locations, and focus on key stores.

Macy’s Spotlights Women-Owned Businesses With SoGifted

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SoGifted shops will be located in Manhattan’s Herald Square; Atlanta’s Lenox Square; Fashion Show in Las Vegas; Boston’s Northshore; North Star Mall in San Antonio; Twelve Oaks Mall in Detroit; and The Galleria in Ft.

Walmart Expands Next-Day Delivery

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It originally launched in May for customers in Phoenix, Las Vegas and Southern California, and Walmart previously revealed that it wants to reach about three-quarters of the U.S. digital operation is estimated to lose more this year than it did in 2018.

Rockwell Automation Takeover Targets Cybersecurity In Manufacturing

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The move also aims to expand Rockwell’s expertise in information technology and operational technology (IT/OT) cybersecurity services. At the Las Vegas Computer Electronics Show (CES), which is running through Friday (Jan.

Online Sports Betting Gets A Super Bowl Workout

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sports betting event of the year, and the first big test of legalized online sports gambling in the wake of last year’s Supreme Court decision that overruled previous prohibition — a ruling that allowed states besides Nevada to allow such wagering operations.

Segway-Ninebot Debuts Self-Driving Electric Scooter

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The pain point for scooter operators is to better maintain the scooters at a lower cost,” Gao Lufeng, Ninebot chairman and chief executive, told Reuters. Earlier this year, Segway-Ninebot unveiled a delivery robot during CES 2019 , the annual consumer electronics trade show in Las Vegas.

High Times Plans Brick-And-Mortar Locations

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announced it would be bringing a flagship retail store to Los Angeles and Las Vegas. They will operate under the logo and name of High Times. At the same time, different state laws make it a difficult space in which to operate.

WHSmith To Acquire Marshall Retail Group

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company will buy Las Vegas-based MRG from Brentwood Associates for $400 million. Founded in 1792, WHSmith has operations in over 100 airports across 30 countries outside the U.K. MRG currently operates more than 170 locations across the United States, with 70 of those locations operating inside airports. Importantly, the team has also built a best-in-class operational foundation to support continued rapid growth of the company.”

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