MGM Donates MOP500,000 to Tung Sin Tong
Nov 21, 2016
[November 21, 2016, Macau] MGM donated MOP500,000 to Macau Tung Sin Tong Charitable Society to support its annual fund-raising activity. As part of MGM’s dedication and commitment to the community, MGM has donated a total of MOP3.1 million to the society over nine consecutive years, in support of its local community programs as well as charitable causes.
A check presentation ceremony was held at MGM MACAU on November 18, where a delegation from Tung Sin Tong including Mr. Chui Sai Cheong, President; Mr. Charles Choy and Mr. Alberto Lei, Directors, received a donation check of MOP500,000, presented by Mr. Grant Bowie, Chief Executive Officer and Executive Director of MGM China Holdings Limited; Ms. Sarah Rogers, Senior Vice President of Strategy and Corporate Responsibility of MGM and Ms. Irene Wong, Vice President of Public and Community Relations of MGM.
“We have very similar corporate philosophy regarding social responsibility, and we agree that it is very important to support initiatives that can have a positive impact in the well-being of the community,” Mr. Grant Bowie said. “MGM takes corporate social responsibility as an integral part of its business, and shares that dedication to giving back to the community in which we live and work. We are very honored to play a part in contributing to the efforts of Tung Sin Tong once again, and we are looking at many other ways to further support the society’s work to create a better future for Macau.”
MGM’s on-going relationship with Tung Sin Tong dates back to 2008, with the common goal to provide support and resources to people in need in the local community. MGM will remain a consistent supporter of community initiatives, in line with our vision to Create a Better Tomorrow Today.
A delegation from Macau Tung Sin Tong Charitable Society including Mr. Chui Sai Cheong, Mr. Charles Choy and Mr. Alberto Lei received a donation check of MOP500,000, presented by Mr. Grant Bowie, Ms. Sarah Rogers and Ms. Irene Wong, on behalf of MGM.
MGM is an abbreviation for MGM China Holdings Limited (HKEx: 2282) and is a leading developer, owner and operator of gaming and lodging resorts in the Greater China region. We are the holding company of MGM Grand Paradise, SA which holds one of the six gaming concessions/subconcessions to run casino games in Macau. MGM Grand Paradise, SA owns and operates MGM MACAU, the award-winning premium integrated resort located on the Macau Peninsula and is developing a second resort, MGM COTAI which is expected to more than double our presence in Macau.
MGM MACAU is a Forbes Five-Star luxury integrated resort inspired by the arts with every element of the resort infused with creativity and style. MGM MACAU has approximately 600 guest rooms and suites and boasts a number of distinguishing features, including the architecturally stunning European-inspired Grande Praça, housed under a soaring glass ceiling. MGM MACAU’s world class facilities include the MGM Art Space, dedicating over 5,000 square feet to display authentic works of art, conference and event facilities, spa, and seven signature restaurants and bars to fulfill any gastronomic craving. Our property is conveniently located on prime waterfront on the Macau Peninsula and is directly connected to the luxury retail shopping complex, One Central.
MGM COTAI, designed as the “jewelry box” of Cotai, plans to offer approximately 1,500 hotel rooms and suites, meeting space, high end spa, retail offerings and food and beverage outlets as well as the first international Mansion at MGM for the ultimate luxury experience. MGM COTAI will offer Asia’s first dynamic theater and a spectacle to wow every guest who steps foot in our resort. MGM COTAI is being developed to drive greater product diversification and bring more advanced and innovative forms of entertainment to Macau as it grows as a global tourist destination. The HK$24billion project is expected to open in second quarter of 2017.
MGM China Holdings Limited is majority owned by MGM Resorts International (NYSE: MGM) one of the world's leading global hospitality companies, operating a portfolio of destination resort brands including Bellagio, MGM Grand, Mandalay Bay and The Mirage.
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