Gambler Kerkorian Loses Chrysler, Seeks More Casinos

22 de may de 2007

<body><div id="article"><tr><td height="28" valign="middle" width="184"></td><td valign="middle" width="185"></td></tr><h1>Gambler Kerkorian Loses Chrysler, Seeks More Casinos</h1><p>May 22 (LPAC)--Financial predator Kirk Kerkorian, hot on the heels of his unsuccessful bid for Chrysler, has now set his sights on expanding in Las Vegas, where he already controls the MGM Mirage casino company. Kerkorian, through his Tracinda Corp. holding company, announced May 21, 2007, that it is seeking to buy the Bellagio casino and the CityCenter complex, Bloomberg reported. MGM is already the largest casino operation in Las Vegas, where it owns the MGM Grande, the Mirage, Mandalay Bay and other casinos, in addition to substantial holdings in other Nevada cities and across the United States.</p></div></body>