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Jim Murren To Address Industry And Regulatory Issues At International Association Of Gaming Advisors In Singapore October 24, 2012

Monday, October 08, 2012

Jim Murren To Address Industry And Regulatory Issues At International Association Of Gaming Advisors In Singapore October 24, 201209:00 EDT Monday, October 08, 2012LAS VEGAS, Oct. 8, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- James J. Murren, Chairman & CEO of MGM Resorts International (NYSE: MGM) will give the Industry Keynote address at the International Association of Gaming Advisors International Gaming Summit on Wednesday, Oct. 24 when it convenes at the Raffles Hotel in Singapore.The 2012 International Gaming Summit provides a forum for industry regulators, executives, financial experts, attorneys and compliance officers from around the world to discuss developments affecting the global gaming market.   Murren will speak about trends in the gaming industry, including current regulatory issues. Murren will also address industry globalization, the importance of cultivating a culture of compliance, and varying regulatory frameworks and public policy approaches impacting the industry.As of this release, there are more than 100 registrants for the 2012 International Gaming Summit with attendees representing 17 countries.  For more information or to register for the IAGA International Gaming Summit, please visit MGM Resorts InternationalMGM Resorts International (NYSE: MGM) is one of the world's leading global hospitality companies, operating a peerless portfolio of destination resort brands, including Bellagio, MGM Grand, Mandalay Bay and The Mirage. The Company also owns 51% of MGM China Holdings Limited, which owns the MGM Macau resort and casino, and 50% of CityCenter in Las Vegas, which features ARIA resort and casino as its centerpiece.  For more information about MGM Resorts International, visit the Company's website at IAGAThe International Association of Gaming Advisors (IAGA) is a nonprofit professional corporation dedicated to the study and development of gaming regulation and compliance. Formed in 1980, it has grown to more than 300 members worldwide. The high point of IAGA's year is the annual conference. At the annual conference, casino executives, regulators, lawyers and others from the industry and private practice all over the world meet in a relaxed setting to discuss national and international developments in gaming regulation and compliance, and to refresh their contacts in the international network of gaming advisors. To learn more about IAGA, its annual conferences, how to become a member, current gaming news, etc. please visit MGM Resorts InternationalFor further information: MGM Resorts International, Yvette Monet, MGM Resorts Public Affairs, +1-702-491-6426,; or IAGA, Sarah Bookwalter, +1-202-973-8606,