Sands China celebrates 20th anniversary of Sands Macao

Sands China celebrates 20th anniversary of Sands Macao

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  • Inside Asian Gaming
May 17, 2024 2:55 PM

Sands China has celebrated the 20th anniversary of the opening of its first Macau resort, Sands Macao, at a lavish event outside the peninsula property on Thursday night.

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It also hailed the US$15 billion the company has invested into the Macau SAR since, helping develop the city into a World Center of Tourism and Leisure, according to comments from Executive Vice Chairman, Dr Wilfred Wong.

Opened in May 2004, Sands Macao was the first foreign-owned casino in Macau with its stunning success – having famously repaid its US$265 million price tag in just nine months – paving the way for the industry’s explosive growth in the years to follow.