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Presentan el 2do. Gran Concurso para Emprendedores: "Soluciones para el Futuro"

 El pasado martes 12 de mayo se llevó a cabo la presentación del 2do. Gran Concurso para Emprendedores bajo el título:...

May 21, 2015, 17:10 ET

Wet'n'Wild Las Vegas Announces World's First 'Slideboarding' Video Game Experience On Popular Waterslide Zipp Zapp Zoom

 Wet'n'Wild Las Vegas today announced the addition of a Slideboarding game, a WhiteWater attraction, to one of its most popular slides, Zipp...

May 21, 2015, 15:18 ET

Las Vegas Sands to Participate in the Bernstein Strategic Decisions Conference

 Las Vegas Sands Corp. (NYSE: LVS) will participate in the 31st Annual Bernstein Strategic Decisions Conference in New York, NY on Wednesday,...

May 07, 2015, 16:01 ET

La Quinta Arrives In Chile With An LQ Hotel Near Santiago Airport

 Chile will be the first country in the southern cone in La Quinta's expansion strategy in Latin America, with a franchise agreement for an LQ...

May 07, 2015, 08:40 ET

Nick Vujicic to Headline UNIFY LA Event at the Staples Center

 When riots in Ferguson, MO broke out late last year, the tension within minority communities nationwide quickly escalated. Followed with the...

May 05, 2015, 15:55 ET

La Capitale - Serving Quebec public service employees for the last 75 years

QUEBEC CITY, May 5, 2015 /CNW Telbec/ - La Capitale Insurance and Financial Services is celebrating its 75th anniversary and has planned many...

May 04, 2015, 16:05 ET

La-Z-Boy Declares Quarterly Dividend

Directors of La-Z-Boy Incorporated (NYSE: LZB) declared a quarterly cash dividend on the company's common stock of $0.08 per share.  The...

May 04, 2015, 06:00 ET

La Roche-Posay launches skin cancer awareness campaign

New study shows Canadians don't do enough to protect themselves from melanoma TORONTO, May 4, 2015 /CNW/ - Today La Roche-Posay launched...

May 01, 2015, 20:01 ET

Hard Rock Hotel & Casino Las Vegas releases information regarding payment card security incident

 On April 3rd, Hard Rock Hotel & Casino Las Vegas discovered a potential security issue involving the systems used for certain credit card...

Apr 30, 2015, 11:11 ET
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Select Las Vegas Marriott Hotels Heat Things Up With 20-30 Percent Off Room Rates

 Travelers heading to Las Vegas this summer can hit the jackpot on savings with a special new deal from select Marriott hotels. Whether an...

Apr 29, 2015, 16:01 ET

La Quinta Holdings Inc. Reports Strong Results For First Quarter 2015

 La Quinta Holdings Inc. ("La Quinta" or the "Company") (NYSE: LQ) today reported its first quarter results on a historical basis, as well as...

Apr 29, 2015, 06:00 ET
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Beacher's Madhouse Las Vegas To Host Fight Weekend's Biggest Events

 Located in the heart of the MGM Grand Casino, Beacher's Madhouse, created by legendary showman Jeff Beacher, will host Fight Weekend's biggest...

Apr 22, 2015, 16:04 ET

Las Vegas Sands Reports First Quarter 2015 Results

Las Vegas Sands Corp. (NYSE: LVS) today reported financial results for the quarter ended March 31, 2015. First Quarter Overview Mr. Sheldon G....

Apr 22, 2015, 08:30 ET

Las Vegas Cosmetic Surgeon Dr. Samir Pancholi Reveals Details About Scarless Breast Augmentation

One of the most common questions that breast augmentation patients have is whether they will have visible scars after surgery. Scars are visible...

Apr 21, 2015, 14:51 ET

When It Comes To Social Security, Waiting Is Worth It

 Latinos in the United States are living longer than ever. In fact, Hispanic Americans have higher life expectancies than their Black and White...

Apr 17, 2015, 12:00 ET

Las Vegas Sands to Announce First Quarter 2015 Financial Results

Las Vegas Sands (NYSE: LVS) announced today that it will release its financial results for the quarter ended March 31, 2015 on Wednesday,...

Apr 15, 2015, 08:30 ET

C'est La Vie Consultants Takes Uncertainty out of International Cosmetic Medical Care With All-inclusive, Concierge Services

 Who knew that combining a plastic surgery procedure with an international vacation could be so simple and affordable? That's the value...

Apr 14, 2015, 08:40 ET

LA Crawfish Announces its Expansion to California

 LA Crawfish, a leading Vietnamese-Cajun franchise based in Houston, Texas announces the signing of a franchise agreement in Anaheim,...

Apr 13, 2015, 08:00 ET

Las Vegas Sands and Sands China Announce Expansion of Credit Facility

 Las Vegas Sands Corp. (NYSE: LVS) announced today that its majority-owned subsidiary Sands China Ltd. has reached an agreement with the...

Apr 09, 2015, 13:03 ET

The Power of the Brand: Convenience Store Owners Rely on Big Names to Spur Profits

It's difficult to dispute the power of a well-established brand. Though some consumers discuss avoiding major brands when possible in order to find...