A brand new Vegas casino opened this week with a big bang, but it’s going to take a little time before its going to have the momentum of a casino.
The opening of Las Vegas Sands’ newest project, Sands Vegas, was met with a bit of skepticism and controversy, with some questioning whether the new casino would bring in enough revenue to sustain its owners, Sheldon Adelson and his son, Lottie.
The casino’s opening was also met with controversy because of its low casino floor, which is the same type of floor as the one used in the Taj Mahal, the world’s largest casino, and a casino in Mexico.
In an interview with Vice News, Adelson himself took to the stage to speak out on the Las Vegas casino’s future.
“The question is not, ‘Is it going to be profitable?’
The question is, ‘Can it be profitable?'”
“I think you’ve got a problem.
You have a problem when you don’t have enough money.
And when you have too much money, you can’t sustain the business.
So you’re trying to build a casino and that is not going to work.
And I think it’s a very sad day for the world.
So, if it can be profitable, that’s fine, but if it’s not, then that’s a different matter.”
Adelson went on to talk about what he thinks the future of the Las Vega franchise should look like.
“We should be talking about the future, not about what is going to happen in the future,” he said.
He went on: “We have to talk to our partners.
We have to do the math.
I don’t want to be in the business of predicting, you know, what is the next big thing, because that’s not what we’re here to do.
I think we have to start talking to our shareholders.
And if the casinos are profitable, if the business is profitable, I think that will happen.
And then we’ll move forward with what we’ve talked about.”
As the Las Vegas project was completed, Adelman had already made some of his comments about the new Vegas project’s future, including a prediction that Las Vegas could see an increase in revenue if the company continues to improve its technology.
The casino’s first day of operations was plagued with delays, as the casino was unable to fully open its doors to its guests, who were told to stay at the front desk.
The resort closed its doors for a day and then reopened at 5 a.m. on Monday, after an overnight reopening was ordered.
However, that reopened door was only accessible to those in line at the time of the reopening, meaning those in lines after the re-opening were left waiting in line.
In addition, the first few days of operation were plagued by several issues with the Las Ventas, including the casino’s water supply.
A spokesperson for Las Vegas-based water company Energinet told Vice News that they were “working with the casino to address the water supply issues, which will be resolved over the next several days.”
The water supply issue was particularly frustrating for the hotel’s guests, as guests were unable to find water at the hotel.
After being told that water would be available to those who were standing in line, some guests did not take the time to wait for their water to arrive.
Despite the delays, Las Vegas’s newest casino is expected to be a success for the Las Vegas.
Adelson said that “The bottom line is that the Vegas business is going in the right direction.
It’s just a question of whether it’s sustainable for the company and for the future.”
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