KUALA LUMPUR (Aug 4): Hong Kong-listed Genting Hong Kong Ltd has issued a profit guidance warning of a “significantly higher” net loss for the six months ended June 30, 2020 (1H20) versus the corresponding period in 2019, no thanks to the Covid-19 pandemic.
KUALA LUMPUR (July 30): Resorts World Genting has mandated that all visitors to the tourist destination must wear face masks beginning Aug 1 in line with a government directive.
PETALING JAYA (July 17): Genting UK, a subsidiary of entertainment and gaming conglomerate Genting Malaysia Bhd, is mulling to shave over 1,600 jobs in the United Kingdoms owing to unprecedented losses over the past few months’ of lockdown, reported Sky News today.
SINGAPORE (July 16): Two weeks after it was allowed to partially reopen, Resorts World Sentosa (RWS) (run by Genting Singapore) “axed an unconfirmed number of workers out of its total of 9,373 as at end of last year”, reported The Edge Singapore.
KUALA LUMPUR (July 7): Property developer NCT Group has inked a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with Huawei Technologies Malaysia on a smart campus technology for NCT Group's projects.
KUALA LUMPUR (June 22): Genting Malaysia Bhd is targeting to open its outdoor theme park — which will be named "Genting SkyWorlds" — in the second quarter of 2021 (2Q21).
KUALA LUMPUR (June 18): Trading interest in shares in Genting Malaysia Bhd (GenM) spiked after it announced that its Resorts World Genting (RWG) will resume operations tomorrow, and analysts are positive on this.
KUALA LUMPUR (June 18): Genting Malaysia Bhd's (GENM) hilltop casino will resume operations this Friday (June 19) after being shut for three months since March 18 due to the Movement Control Order (MCO).
KUALA LUMPUR (June 17): Casino-to-hospitality company Genting Malaysia Bhd is cutting 3,000 jobs, according to people familiar with the matter in a Bloomberg report today.
KUALA LUMPUR (June 16): Genting Malaysia Bhd announced today that the casino and hotel operator's Resorts World Kijal and Resorts World Langkawi will reopen on Thursday (June 18).