Resorts World Birmingham is the fifth attraction opened by Malaysian company Genting
and follows Singapore, Philippines, New York City and Malaysia.
Its chairman and CEO Tan Sri Lim Kok Thay said: Lloyd Werft has already built and lengthened six ships owned by an affiliate of Genting
Hong Kong and has the expertise to build a series of world-class cruise ships for the company, which will include the Exclusive Class vessels for Crystal Cruises, the most awarded luxury cruise line in the world.
Malaysia's credit profile is supported by its position as the only casino operator in Malaysia via Resorts World Genting
Tan Sri Lim Kok Thay, Executive Chairman of the Genting
Group and the former Chairman of Norwegian Cruise Line, assumes the position of Chairman of Crystal, replacing Nobuyoshi Kuzuya who will return to NYK in a key executive position.
After 50 years of developing integrated resorts all around the globe, we are thrilled to be breaking ground on the Las Vegas Strip in the great state of Nevada," said KT Lim, Chairman and Chief Executive Officer of the Genting
Owner the NEC Group, which is currently up for sale, has announced the new name will come into force from January after coming to a 10-year agreement with Genting
The tie up will have the Genting
make way for themes of Fox Studio's memorable films like "Ice Age", "Rio", "Night At The Museum", "Alien", "Predator" and the most recent Oscar winning "Life of Pi" as its attractions.
Kuala Lumpur : Malaysian gaming giant Genting
Group on Monday bought a piece of the Las Vegas Strip from Boyd Gaming Group for $350 million in cash, its first foray into the US gambling capital.
operates Resorts World New York ($673 million in gross gaming revenue in 2012), owns a substantial land bank in downtown Miami, and hopes to develop an integrated casino resort if approved by Florida legislature.
The new Genting
Casino located at Coventry's Skydome will replace Genting
's existing casinos in the city, the Mint Casino on King William Street and Maxims Casino on Fletchamstead Highway.
built up its stake in Stanley to 20% before agreeing a takeover deal with the company's management.
His son Kok Thay, chairman and chief executive of Genting
Berhad, founded by Lim in 1965, confirmed in a one-paragraph statement that his father died at 11:20 a.
Malaysian gambling firm Genting
International have reached an agreement to buy the business.
LIVERPOOL gaming group Stanley Leisure today agreed a pounds 639m takeover deal with Malaysian gambling firm Genting
Hong Kong is to buy German shipyard Lloyd Werft.