[News] Marina Bay Sands Including The Casino Opens Officially On April 27th

Singapore welcomes the second casino on April 27th with the official opening of Marina Bay Sands (MBS) at a locally auspicious time of 3:18PM. The number 8 sounds like prosperity when translated in Chinese.

What Have Opened On April 27th ?

  • the casino,
  • 963 hotel rooms (out of 2,560),
  • some of the restaurants,
  • a portion of the shopping area,
  • events plaza,
  • exhibition center

What’s Next?

Due to repeated delays, MBS finally opened its door yesterday which was originally set to open at the end of 2009. The delays are results of several factors including labor and material shortages and financial problems due to global economic downturn. It has been designed to cater for the corporate and convention crowd.

Tourists might be keen to find out more about the tourist attractions around Marina Bay Sands.

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Marina Bay Sands Integrated Resort Plans To Open In Phases From 27th April 2010

News has been released by Las Vegas Sands that it plans to open Marina Bay Sands Integrated Resort (IR) from 27th April 2010.

Marina Bay Sands Integrated Resort Plans To Open In Phases From 27th April 2010
Marina Bay Sands Integrated Resort Plans To Open In Phases From 27th April 2010

Here are the details of the opening in phases.

First Phase – Marina Bay Sands IR opening its doors on 27th April. Days after, hosting of its very first event, the Inter-Pacific Bar Association’s annual conference.

Second Phase – Opening of SkyPark and Event Plaza as part of its grand opening on 23rd June.

Third Phase – Welcoming the famous Disney’s The Lion King to one of its state-of-the-art theaters in October. Another theater will open later this year to host a variety of special events and famous headline acts.

Fourth Phase – Iconic Marina Bay Sands museum expected to open by December this year, featuring international blockbuster exhibitions. It also serve as a symbolic welcome to guests with its unique lotus-inspired design from around the globe.

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