Imperial Pacific cleared more debt in three years than Vegas in a decade

The Northern Marianas plays the location set in the next Netflix drama: Imperial Pacific, which has written off more debt in the past three years – at $1B – than the whole of the Las Vegas Strip in the past decade, Tim Shepherd of Fortuna Investments noted as he shared his insights on the challenges and opportunities the industry can expect from the CNMI.

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