Sheldon Gary Adelson is an American casino magnate.
In modern English, a casino is a facility which houses and accommodates certain types of gambling activities.
Man made marvels by Sheldon Adelson
He is the founder, chairman and chief executive officer of Las Vegas Sands Corporation, which owns the Marina Bay Sands in Singapore.
A chief executive officer in American English or managing director in British English describes the position of the most senior corporate officer, executive, leader or administrator in charge of managing an organization.
Singapore, officially the Republic of Singapore, and often referred to as the Lion City, the Garden City, and the Red Dot, is a global city and sovereign state in Southeast Asia and the world's only island city-state.
Marina Bay Sands is an integrated resort fronting Marina Bay in Singapore, built by the South Korean company Ssangyong Engineering and Construction and completed in 2010.
Sheldon Adelson one on one interview with Peschardt by Sheldon Adelson
and is the parent company of Venetian Macao Limited which operates The Venetian Resort Hotel Casino and the Sands Expo and Convention Center.
He also owns the Israeli daily newspaper Israel Hayom, and the Las Vegas Review-Journal.
Israel, officially known as the State of Israel, is a country in the Middle East, on the southeastern shore of the Mediterranean Sea and the northern shore of the Red Sea.
Israel Hayom is an Israeli national Hebrew language free daily newspaper, first published in 2007.
The Las Vegas Review-Journal is a major daily newspaper published in Las Vegas, Nevada since 1909.
Adelson, a lifelong donor and philanthropist to a variety of causes, founded with his wife's initiative the Adelson Foundation.
The Adelson Foundation is an American private charitable foundation founded by business magnate Sheldon Adelson and his wife Miriam.
As of August 2016, Adelson was listed by Forbes as having a fortune of US$29.2 billion, ranking him the 21st richest person in the world.
He is a major contributor to Republican Party candidates, which has resulted in his gaining significant influence within the party.