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Nevada Tax Commission sets temporary rules for recreational marijuana sales
May 15, 2017 - 12:41am
Nevada is moving forward with implementing recreational marijuana operations by July 1, while protections for operators at the federal level increase on the medical side. But not recreational.
SB196 would require small businesses to provided paid sick days
May 8, 2017 - 12:18am
Nevada’s large employers could see a change in how they manage sick leave for their employees if legislation passes through the Nevada Assembly this session.
SBA winners to be honored at event
April 30, 2017 - 11:55pm
Seven Nevada entrepreneurs have been singled out by the U.S. Small Business Administration for specific awards. SBA and Vegas PBS will recognize them during the 2017 SBA National Small Business Week luncheon to be held 11:30 a.m. to 1 p.m. May 4 at the Gold Coast, 4000 W. Flamingo Road. Individual tickets are $60. For more information, contact Summer Collins, Vegas PBS, at 702-799-1010, ext. 5363 or email
Las Vegas Business Press announces winners of first State of Nevada Innovation Awards
April 17, 2017 - 10:00am
This year, the Las Vegas Business Press staff has chosen to hold one big awards ceremony, inviting all industries to come together to celebrate the burgeoning innovation of our state.
Soft Surroundings opens first Las Vegas store
April 9, 2017 - 11:51pm
More than 100 women lined up along a sidewalk at The District at Green Valley Ranch for the March 10 grand opening of Soft Surroundings, an upscale women’s clothing store.
Walker Furniture to build 150,000-square-foot store near IKEA
April 5, 2017 - 3:07am
In a reflection of the continued recovery of the Las Vegas housing market, Walker Furniture has acquired 14 acres adjacent to IKEA to open a second superstore in the valley.
Concerns of how current federal policies will affect local businesses aired
March 13, 2017 - 12:10am
Hispanic leaders are decrying a crackdown on undocumented workers and proposed repeal in the Affordable Care Act as potentially having a devastating impact on the Southern Nevada economy and Latino community.
March 6, 2017 - 12:17am
Casino mogul Steve Wynn and Rep. Dina Titus, D-Nev., were among the honorees at the Las Vegas Asian Chamber of Commerce’s annual Chinese New Year Gala and Community Achievement Awards on Feb. 23 at Gold Coast.
Williams Costume Co. in downtown Las Vegas has uncertain future after owner’s death — PHOTOS
March 5, 2017 - 10:58pm
For sale: the historic Williams Costume Co., with more than 60 years of history, thousands of handmade costumes and an unusual inventory.
February 19, 2017 - 10:31pm
City National Bank has awarded Global Robot and Drone Deployment a $2,500 donation to help fund ongoing programs and research for this new and emerging industry. GRADD works with Nevada businesses and the aviation industry to promote training, greater understanding and ongoing education for pilots of unmanned aerial vehicles, partnerships with the Federal Aviation Administration and businesses utilizing professional services from this industry.