$35 Billion 'mini Las Vegas' Set To Be Built In Spain

Sheldon Adelson

Billionaire Sheldon Adelson said on Wednesday he plans to spend $35 billion on a mini-Las Vegas strip in Spain where he is courting the country's two top urban areas, Barcelona and Madrid, with plans for a casino complex.

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