'EuroVegas' Complex Planned Near Madrid


Juan Lorenzo Blazquez works on the allotment which he has owned since... News PhotoAlcorcon,Business,Community Garden,Corporate Business,Economy,Finance,Horizontal,Madrid,New,Outdoors,Planning,Spain,WorkingPhotographer Collection: Getty Images News 2013 Getty ImagesMADRID, SPAIN - FEBRUARY 10: Juan Lorenzo Blazquez, 63, works on the allotment which he has owned since 1993, and which now stands on part of the site proposed as the location for the new 'Eurovegas' complex on February 10, 2013 in Alcorcon, near Madrid, Spain. Controversial plans have been given the go ahead for the Las Vegas Sands Corporation to build Europe's biggest casino and conference centre on the outskirts of Madrid bringing thousands of much needed jobs for the Spanish economy. As multi billionaire investor Sheldon Adelson's announced his plans protestors were claiming that the 36,000 room hotel complex would bring gambling addiction, criminal activity, prostitution and environmental damage to the area. (Photo by Pablo Blazquez Dominguez/Getty Images)