TITLE

We're 'pushing tin' to get tourists here

AUTHOR(S)
Mylchreest, Ian
PUB. DATE
May 2006
SOURCE
Las Vegas Business Press (10712186);5/29/2006, Vol. 23 Issue 22, p5
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Presents information on the tourist economy in Southern Nevada. Approach to use in attracting tourists to lodge at hotels at the 90%; Discussion on the capacity problems in major airlines; Reason the real growth in visitor numbers will have to come from farther afield.
ACCESSION #
21310083

 

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