Macau’s Only Enterprise to Be Honored for Community Responsibility Initiatives
MACAU, CHINA – Media OutReach – 4 June 2019 – MGM is proud to receive the “Asia Responsible Enterprise Awards” (AREA) from Enterprise Asia, being again the only enterprise in Macau to have won this regional accolade. The award is a statement of further recognition that MGM is dedicated to making great moments for Macau’s community.
This year’s Asia Responsible Enterprise Awards ceremony took place in Taipei, Taiwan. The Award recognizes deserving Asian businesses for championing sustainable and responsible business practices. It brought together top industry leaders in the region, to celebrate outstanding achievements in the field of corporate social responsibility and to recognize Asian enterprises as being at the forefront of sustainable and responsible entrepreneurship. MGM is the only winner in Macau in the whole award program, and has been recognized in the category of “Investment in People” with its “Making Great Moments — Employee Development and Employee Engagement” project. This award demonstrated the Company’s commitment to continuous enhancement in training and support, as well as creating an engaging, empowering and supportive work environment for its Golden Lion Team.
Mr. Grant Bowie, Chief Executive Officer and Executive Director of MGM China Holdings Limited, said, “At MGM, we believe that our future is being shaped by our own people, and therefore we are committed to investing in our team members and our community. We pledge to Make Great Moments for them and will continue to motivate them to reach their full potential through a variety of training and development programs, while finding innovative ways to give back to the community.”
In 2018, MGM and its team served the Macau community in numerous ways: The Volunteer Team completed the highest record ever of over 10,000 hours of community service through 105 community events. For its team members, MGM provided 917,000 training hours and hosted a variety of teambuilding initiatives.
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 integrated resort of MGM in China. Designed as the “jewelry box” of Cotai, it offers approximately 1,400 hotel rooms and suites, Asia’s first dynamic theater, 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. The Spectacle at MGM COTAI becomes the record holder of the largest free-span gridshell glazed roof (self-supporting) on January 19, 2019, making it the first architectural and structural GUINNESS WORLD RECORDS™ title for Macau, China. 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. 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.