MGM’s Social Responsibility Efforts Recognized by PATA
Jul 24, 2018
MGM wins the PATA Gold Award in the CSR category for its on-going commitment to the local community, its employees and shareholders, as well as the environment.
In July, MGM proudly won the PATA Gold Award in CSR category and two accolades at the 7th Cross-Strait-Four-Region Outstanding Corporate Social Responsibility Award organized by the Mirror Post of Hong Kong, demonstrating the Company’s leadership and excellence in social responsibility initiatives. Together with these three accolades, MGM garnered five regional Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR) awards so far this year.
On July 18, MGM was honored to win the PATA Gold Award in the CSR category with its “Making Great Moment to the Community” program, acknowledging for its on-going commitment to the local community, its employees and shareholders, as well as the environment. Organized by Pacific Asia Travel Association (PATA) and supported by the Macao Government Tourism Office since 1995, the PATA Gold Award has attracted 200 entries from 87 organizations and individuals worldwide this year.
On the same day, MGM was awarded with the “Outstanding Corporate Social Responsibility Award” and the “Ambassadors of Corporate Social Responsibility” by the Mirror Post of Hong Kong at the 7th Cross-Strait-Four-Region Outstanding Corporate Social Responsibility Award. It marks the second time that the Company has received the Award.
Mr. Grant Bowie, Chief Executive Officer and Executive Director of MGM China Holdings Limited, said, “The PATA Gold Award recognized that our efforts and commitment to CSR have been widely endorsed by prominent travel professionals worldwide who believe that we are working towards a more responsible travel and tourism industry in the Asia Pacific region. All these accolades highlight our commitment to the community of Macau, our team members and the environment. While we are actively supporting Macau into a World Center of Tourism and Leisure, we will continue to be inspired by these awards and strive to contribute to Macau’s better tomorrow today.”
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.
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