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US – Resorts World New York opens Hyatt Regency JFK Airport

Hyatt Regency JFK Airport at Resorts World New York celebrated its ribbon cutting in Queens, which featured executives from Genting, which owns the hotel and casino, and Hyatt, as well as local elected officials and community leaders. The hotel officially opens today for guests to experience New York City’s newest play, stay, dine, shop and…

Malaysia – Opening of Genting SkyWorlds theme park hinges on COVID recovery

With a loss of MYR501.3m (US$121m) for the three months to March 31 2021, and uncertainty across its global gaming markets, Genting Malaysia has said there can be no guarantees of when it will be able to open its Genting SkyWorlds theme park at its flagship Resorts World in Malaysia. The group’s revenue in 1Q…

Malaysia – Revenues plunge by 57 per cent at Genting Malaysia

Genting Malaysia saw its fourth quarter revenue fall by 57 per cent to RM1,041.1m although it achieved positive adjusted EBITDA in FY20 despite ‘unprecedented challenges, anchored by the Malaysian operations.’ EBITDA came in at RM170.4m for Q4 despite the leisure and hospitality business operating at a reduced capacity amid the prevalence of the Coronavirus Disease…

US – Resorts World Las Vegas moves forward with W.A. Richardson

Resorts World Las Vegas (RWLV) has announced the selection of W.A. Richardson Builders, LLC (WARB) as Construction Manager for the first, ground-up, integrated resort development on the Las Vegas Strip in a decade. WARB will manage all aspects of construction on the 87-acre site, previously the location of the former Boyd Gaming “Echelon” site and…

US – Sullivan County casino to use Resorts World brand

The US$1.2bn Montreign Resort Casino, set for the Town of Thompson in Sullivan County, New York, is being rebranded to feature the Resorts World brand. The resort casino, which is designed to meet 5-star and 5-diamond standards, is expected to include an 18-story hotel, a casino floor exceeding 100,000 square feet, which will include a…

US – PlayStudios adds Resorts World NYC and Bimini to myVEGAS list

PlayStudios, a developer of top-ranking, free-to-play casino games that offer real rewards, has announced it has expanded its partnership with international hospitality brand Resorts World. PlayStudios has added Resorts World Casino – New York City and Resorts World Bimini to its growing list of loyalty platform partners. Players of myVEGAS Slots, myVEGAS Blackjack, and my…

UK – Resorts World Birmingham becomes UK’s first casino resort

The £150m Genting Resorts World Birmingham, has become the largest casino in the UK, bringing the resort style concept to Britain more than ever before. Owned by Genting UK, part of the Malaysian Genting Group, the scale of the over-all property is like nothing seen before in the UK. Created in the guise of a…

UK – Resorts World Birmingham to open on October 21

Genting has confirmed that its Resorts World Birmingham will open on October 21 with the casino opening five days later. Expected to be the biggest casino in the country, it will open alongside the newly-named Genting Arena, formerly NEC arena, a conference and banqueting facility called Vox, an 11 screen Cineworld and shops such as…

US – Genting back with racino plan for Florida

Having struggled in its bid to bring a destination casino resort to Miami, Genting Resorts World is now looking to partner with a Florida racetrack operator to develop a slots only venue at the Miami waterfront. The deal would see Genting shape up as the slot operator in a four-pronged partnership led by the licence…