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Saturday | The Jersey Journal

Trump Taj Mahal employees issued layoff notices ahead of possible November closure

ATLANTIC CITY - The Trump Taj Mahal issued layoff notices on Friday to its 3,101 employees ahead of a possible closing date that's a mere two months away. Trump Entertainment Resorts told The Associated Press it filed the notices earlier this week, saying it could close on Nov. 13. The company filed for bankruptcy on Tuesday and threatened to close the Taj if it "doesn't get concessions from its unions," the AP reported.


Related Topix: Blues

Fri Sep 12, 2014


Notice of possible closure goes to 3K Taj workers

The owner of the Trump Taj Mahal casino has sent notices to more than 3,100 employees warning it could be shut down in November. Trump Entertainment Resorts told The Associated Press it filed the notices earlier this week, saying it could close Nov. 13. The company filed for bankruptcy on Tuesday and threatened to close the Taj Majal if it doesn't get concessions from its unions.


Related Topix: Blues, Economics News, Bankruptcy, Atlantic City, NJ

Wed Sep 10, 2014


Atlantic City: Another One Falls Away: The Trump Taj Mahal in Atlantic City Will Also Close Its Doors

Ugh. Another round of bad news for Atlantic City and its employees. Trump Entertainment Resorts filed for bankruptcy protection yesterday and said that if it could not make "significant expense reductions", the casino will close on November 13. Nearly 3,000 employees will then be out of a job.


Related Topix: Blues

Tue Sep 09, 2014

Daily Journal

Trump casinos file Ch. 11, threaten Taj closure

The company owns Trump Plaza, which is closing in a week, and the Taj Mahal, which has been experiencing cash-flow problems and had been trying to stave off a default with its lenders. The company filed in U.S. Bankruptcy Court in Wilmington, Delaware, saying it has liabilities of between $100 million and $500 million, and assets of no more than $50,000.


Related Topix: Blues, Economics News, Bankruptcy, Wilmington, DE


Trump casinos file Chapter 11; Taj threatened

Trump Entertainment Resorts has filed for bankruptcy and threatened to close the Taj Mahal Casino resort in November if it can't get concessions from its unions.


Related Topix: Economics News, Bankruptcy, Blues, Wilmington, DE

Fri Sep 05, 2014

CBS Local

Sources: Trump Taj Mahal Filing For Bankruptcy

Sources tell CBS 3 Eyewitness News that the Trump Taj Mahal in Atlantic City is filing for bankruptcy, is expected to close in November and terminate all employees. "This is the only place we go and it's actually fantastic but I'm not surprised," Taj Mahal customer Lee Meredith said.


Related Topix: Blues

Business Journal

Trump Taj Mahal in Atlantic City may issue WARN notices soon: source

A source close to the situation says that UNITE HERE Local 54 has been informed that WARN notices may be around the corner for employees of Atlantic City's Trump Taj Mahal . Earlier Thursday, Trump Entertainment revealed in a petition to New Jersey casino regulators that it has been negotiating with lenders for more financial breathing room for the Taj.


Related Topix: Blues


Close to Taj is Japanese JALMA monument of love

Prime Minister Narendra Modi's sentiments of emotional bonding between Japanese and Indians has found echo in Agra where, close to the Taj Mahal, another monument of love that came up with Japanese support continues to serve the lowliest, the socially-ostracised victims of leprosy. JALMA, the Japanese-founded centre for leprosy treatment, has completed more than four decades of service, treating thousands of lepers, and has through research and investigations succeeded in bringing down the incidence of the debilitating disease.


Related Topix: World News, India, Blues, HIV/AIDS, Health

Thu Sep 04, 2014


Bhopal jeweller's artisans making miniature replica of Taj Mahal

A group of 35 artisans are working on an exact miniature replica of the Taj Mahal in Bhopal these days. A dream come true for the man behind the vision, Syed Hanif, Director, Star and Gems, who says it is the image of the 'Taj' which he could never erase from his mind that compelled him to come up with the idea of a replica.


Related Topix: Blues, India, Asia, World News

Wed Sep 03, 2014

New York Post

Trump Taj Mahal may be headed for bankruptcy

The Trump Taj Mahal, the 24-year-old boardwalk casino, has recently broken some of its loan covenants and without a quick deal with its creditors could be headed for a Chapter 11 reorganization within days, The Post has learned. So far, talks between Trump Entertainment Resorts - which owns the Taj and its neighbor, the soon-to-close Trump Plaza - and its creditors have not found an out-of-court solution, sources said.


Related Topix: Blues, Economics News, Bankruptcy

Express India

'Lease extension at market rate to let IHCL run Taj Mansingh'

Summary According to him, However, the AG said that auction with RoFR is not advisable as other serious bidders would then refrain from participating in the bidding process.


Related Topix: Blues

Sun Aug 31, 2014

On An Overgrown Path

Which version of the truth do you want?

On August 27th 2014 BBC Two TV screened the first of a four part documentary Hotel India billed as "A look behind the scenes of India's oldest and most famous hotel, the Taj Mahal Palace Hotel in Mumbai".


Related Topix: Blues, World News, India,

Wed Aug 27, 2014

KLRN-TV San Antonio

Big Horns George/Bleep

Koko Taylor and Taj Mahal guest-star in this episode celebrating "The Year of The Blues."


Related Topix: Koko Taylor, Blues

Marin Independent Journal

Fall arts preview: The season comes alive

From Shakespeare's magical tale "the Tempest" to the hillarious improv of Whose Live Anyway, from the Grammy Award-winning blues of Taj Mahal to the surreal masked madness of Mummenschanz, Marin's stages, galleries and museums are about to burst with sights, sounds and spectacles to usher in what promises to be a lively and intriguing fall arts ... (more)


Related Topix: Blues, Mill Valley, CA

Radio Times

Meet the characters of Hotel India

Tonight on BBC2 , India's most illustrious hotel opens its doors to the public, and lets us look behind the scenes and see what it takes to keep this institution running.


Related Topix: World News, India, Blues

Fri Aug 22, 2014

KUIC-FM Vacaville

Taj Mahal

August 30th 8:00pm Deville Theater, Vacaville Composer, multi-instrumentalist and vocalist Taj Mahal is one of the most prominent and influential figures in late 20th century blues and roots music.


Related Topix: Blues, Vacaville, CA

The Times of India

Blog: Was the Taj Mahal really built to be a tomb?

In the earlier parts of this series , I mentioned how there were now enough reasons to warrant a deeper investigation and a fresh look at the whole "history" of Taj.


Related Topix: Blues

The Jersey Journal

Atlantic City Weekend Guide: Laugh it up with Chris Tucker, Kevin Hart & Artie Lange

From Rod Stewart to Kevin Hart there is a lot to look forward to this is weekend in Atlantic City: FRIDAY, AUGUST 22 Chicago & REO Speedwagon take the stage at The Borgata while Howie Mandel does the same in a different Borgata venue.


Related Topix: Celebrities, Chris Tucker, Blues

Wed Aug 20, 2014


8/20/14: Today's Tips: Wednesday

MUSIC : David T. Carter & Maury Rosenberg @ Peint O' Gwrw , Chatham. Australian singer-songwriter Carter teams up with Rosenberg for a wildly eclectic show.


Related Topix: Troy, NY, Blues, Saratoga Springs, NY, Classical, Symphony, Arts

Tue Aug 19, 2014


Jeff Moehlis: Noted Singer/Organist Mike Finnigan to Perform at TRAP Benefit Concert

Mike Finnigan has been a part of an amazing amount of rock and roll music over the last four-plus decades.


Related Topix: Pop/Rock, Jimi Hendrix, Crosby, Stills & Nash, Blues, Etta James, Bonnie Raitt, Joe Cocker