TITLE

Blaming tough times, Harrah's puts brakes on Caesars in Spain

PUB. DATE
November 2008
SOURCE
International Gaming & Wagering;Nov2008, Vol. 29 Issue 11, p8
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article reports on the plan of Harrah's Entertainment Inc. to postpone the construction of its casino resort in Madrid, Spain. The global economic crisis has played significant role in postponing the construction of the said project. Andrew Tottenham, Harrah's European development director, assures the public that the said project will continue to work until the economic situation improves. The said project also includes 850-room hotel and spa, convention center and Ceasars-branded casino.
ACCESSION #
34965741

 

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