The word retirement, however, continues to remain absent from his vocabulary. Kerkorian has invested in and operated numerous industries, including airlines, carmakers and film studios. But since the end of World War II, no business has held his interest as much as gaming. Since the early s, Kerkorian has played a paramount role in shaping the landscape of the Strip and Las Vegas. His closest confidants were not surprised by his latest announcement.
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Yasuda has needed a healthy bankroll. Anmärkning to mention his forays as a high-rolling gambler at neighboring casinos. But although Yasuda has cut a highly visible swath through the Las Vegas community, even state gaming regulators worry that they know less about him than they do other casino owners.
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MGM took over both properties when the company bought Mirage Resorts in Ruffin acquired Treasure Island when MGM was trying to complete the massive CityCenter complex during the heart of the recession and needed the cash. He made his mark in Las Vegas owning the New Frontier, which was closed and imploded in Despite losing out on The Mirage, Ruffin, is not letting money burn a hole in his pocket. The long-time Wichita, Kan.