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 is the only real legal place to engage in land-based gambling in all of Malaysia. Nevertheless the resort that is massive aging, as well as the Genting Group thinks now it’s time to provide the popular resort a makeover.

Resorts World Facelift

That’s why Genting has determined to spend over 3 billion ringgit ($937 million) throughout the next five years to refurbish and update Resorts World Genting, hopefully turning it into a world-class resort location. The move comes as Genting has apparently been assured by the Malaysian government that their casino license is renewed for the foreseeable future, since the facility operates on unusually brief three-month gaming licenses that have been renewed continuously since 1971.

The improvements towards the facility that is current expected to take several types. For example, Genting will add another 1,300 hotel rooms, which should help the resort deal with increased interest by visitors from Asia and Singapore.

But the most exciting addition may well be a new theme park that will be opened through a partnership with 20th Century Fox. The theme park covers 25 acres of land and is expected to provide more than 25 trips and attractions themed around Fox movie properties like Alien, Ice Age, and at the Museum night. The theme part will oContinue reading