Genting Plans $937 Million Malaysian Casino Upgrade

Genting Plans $937 Million Malaysian Casino Upgrade

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Since opening in 1971, Genting Highlands now known as Resorts World Genting has been the only real legal spot to engage in land-based gambling in all of Malaysia. However the massive resort is aging, therefore the Genting Group thinks it’s about time to give the popular resort a makeover.

Resorts World Facelift

This is exactly why Genting has determined to spend over 3 billion ringgit ($937 million) on the next 5 years to refurbish and upgrade Resorts World Genting, ideally making it a world-class resort location. The move comes as Genting has apparently been assured by the Malaysian government that their casino license are going to be renewed for the foreseeable future, once the facility operates on unusually brief three-month gaming licenses that have been renewed continuously since 1971.

The upgrades to the present facility are anticipated to simply take several forms. For instance, Genting will add another 1,300 hotel rooms, which should help the resort deal with additional interest by visitors from China and Singapore.

But probably the most exciting addition may very well be a new theme park which will be opened through a partnership with twentieth Century Fox. The theme park will take care of 25 acres of land and is expected to offer a lot more than 25 trips and attractions themed around Fox film properties like Alien, Ice Age, and Night during […]