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MGM Launches MGM Leo’s Macau Travel Tips Community Revitalization Program

Jul 19, 2018

Supporting Sustainable Growth and Development of Local SMEs

 

MGM announces the launch of MGM Leos Macau Travel Tips, a community revitalization program, aiming to support the growth of local Macau micro, small and medium-sized enterprises (SMEs) for their sustainable development in the community.

 

Last year, MGM initiated a SME Relief Program to help local businesses affected by Typhoon Hato to get back on their feet and recover from the resulted damages. The Company not only provided immediate assistance to the affected SMEs, but also assisted them to achieve a sustainable recovery. MGM Leos Macau Travel Tips program is one of the Company’s long-term support initiatives to the SMEs. Under this program, MGM has specially designed dedicated website and tour maps introducing to visitors the specialty shops in the old districts, public transportation information on how to reach there, as well as key events organized by the local commercial and industrial associations including the Hong Kung Night Market. MGM hopes to attract more visitors to experience the authentic side of Macau, thus to increase the flow of people in the old districts and take forward the development of local SMEs.

 

For the MGM Leo’s Macau Travel Tips program, MGM features different types of SME retailers located in the Taipa Old Village, S. Domingos District and Avenida de Almeida Ribeiro District. In addition to the “Made in Macau” enterprises, young entrepreneurs and micro-sized enterprises that were seriously affected by the typhoon last year are also highlighted in order to help them recover from the resulted damages. Furthermore, MGM Leo’s Macau Travel Tips also aims to create great moments for visitors in this Creative City of Gastronomy, leading them to explore classic Macau snacks, specialty Portuguese food, dried seafood souvenirs, high quality coffee shops and many more, to share with them Macau’s unique traditions.

 

Starting from July 21, MGM Leo’s Macau Travel Tips tour maps will be distributed at MGM COTAI, MGM MACAU and MGM shuttle bus pick-up points. For more details of the program, please visit: https://www.mgm.mo/en/cotai/offers/mgm-leo-s-macau-travel-tips.

 

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About 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 MGM COTAI, a contemporary luxury integrated resort in Cotai, which opened in early 2018 and more than doubles 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 the Macau Peninsula and is directly connected to the luxury retail shopping complex, One Central.

 

MGM COTAI is the latest addition to the MGM portfolio in China. Designed as the “jewelry box” of Cotai, it offers approximately 1,400 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 also offers Asia’s first dynamic theater and a spectacle to wow every guest who steps foot in the resort. MGM COTAI is 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. MGM COTAI is the largest property and the first mega-size complex project in Macau to achieve the China Green Building Design Label Three-Star Certification.

 

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. 

 

 

For media enquiries, please contact:    

 

Jessie Kuan

Assistant Director of Public Relations

MGM

Tel: (853) 8806 3412

Email: jessiekuan@mgm.mo

 

Karen Lam

Public Relations Manager

MGM

Tel: (853) 8802 3801

Email: karenlam@mgm.mo