Resorts World Sdn Bhd, a private company limited by shares (Co. number 58019-U),
was incorporated on 7 May 1980 under the Companies Act 1965. Upon conversion
into a public company in 1989, its name was changed to Resorts World Bhd (1989 -
2009), and subsequently Genting Malaysia Berhad (“Genting Malaysia”).
In 1989, Genting Berhad and Genting Malaysia underwent a restructuring exercise,
which resulted in Genting Malaysia acquiring from Genting Berhad its entire
gaming, hotel and resort-related operations, inclusive of goodwill and other
relevant assets. GENM’s shares have been traded on the Main Market of Bursa
Malaysia since its listing on 22 December 1989.
Genting Malaysia has been principally involved in the leisure and hospitality
business covering theme parks, gaming, hotels, seaside resorts and entertainment
for over 45 years. Its loyalty card programme (“Genting Rewards Card” formerly “Genting
WorldCard”) in Malaysia has to-date garnered a following of over 3.5 million
members. Resorts World Genting, a premier integrated family leisure and
entertainment resort sited at the peak of Genting Highlands, has consistently
recorded over 20 million visitations annually in the last two years and is a
major tourist destination of choice in Malaysia.
Genting offers 6 hotels, 200 dining and
retail outlets, mega shows, business convention facilities, 40 fun rides and
endless entertainment. The hotels at Resorts World Genting are Genting Grand,
Maxims, Theme Park Hotel, Resort Hotel, Awana Hotel and First World Hotel – one
of the world’s largest hotels. Genting Malaysia also owns two beautiful seaside
Resorts World Kijal
in Terengganu and
Langkawi in Langkawi. Collectively, our
properties1 in Malaysia offer
over 9,000 rooms.
In the United States,
World Casino New York City (“RWNYC”)
marked its debut in October 2011, featuring approximately 5,000 electronic
gaming machines - over 4,100 slot machines and 900 state-of-the-art electronic
table games (ETGs). RWNYC achieved several milestones - its daily revenue per
machine was consistently above that of the statewide and industry averages. In
addition, the resort continues to gain visibility and patronage in the
competitive northeast US gaming market with more than 10 million visitations in
2012. Apart from its gaming facilities, RWNYC also offers premier dining and
entertainment facilities, which include 18 dining outlets and 4 VIP/private
The Group owns a contiguous 30-acre prime freehold waterfront site overlooking
Biscayne Bay in downtown Miami, Florida, USA. The site includes the Omni Center
and the Miami Herald building, which consists of retail space, office space and
a 527-room Hilton Hotel. Comprehensive planning for the mixed use development of
Resorts World Miami
is in progress, and will feature hotel, dining, entertainment, retail and
Acquired by Genting Malaysia in October 2010,
is one of the leading casino operators in the United Kingdom and a leading
innovator in the provision of high quality, customer focused gaming. Genting UK
operates 6 casinos in London namely Crockfords, Maxims Casino Club, The Colony
Club, The Palm Beach, London Mint and Genting Casino Chinatown (formerly Fox
Poker Club); and an additional 35 regional casinos in the UK provinces under Genting Club and Genting Casino brands. These casinos offer memorable
experiences with various slots and table games in addition to restaurants, bars
and other entertainments.
In June 2011, the Group was awarded a large casino licence to develop a leisure
and entertainment complex at the National Exhibition Centre (“NEC”) in
Birmingham, England. The ground-breaking ceremony on 4 February 2013 officially
commenced the development of Resorts World Birmingham and is scheduled to open
in mid-2015. Resorts World Birmingham will bring unique new offerings to the NEC
featuring a casino, hotel, a spa, conference and banqueting centre, a multi
screen cinema, a wide range of food and beverage outlets and an outlet centre.
The Group launched its latest addition to the Resorts World brand,
Resorts World Bimini in
the Bahamas on 1 July 2013. The project is a partnership with RAV Bahamas Ltd,
the resort owner. Resorts World Bimini, a 750-acre beachfront resort property on
North Bimini Island, contains a casino, villas, other accommodations, shopping
and dining options such as restaurants and bars, resort amenities and the
largest marina in the Bahamas. The Group also concurrently launched its brand
new Bimini SuperFast, a 32,000-ton cruise ship that will sail between Miami and
Bimini twice daily.
Genting Malaysia has an equity investment of 17.8% in
Genting Hong Kong Ltd, which has core businesses in both land and sea-based businesses
as such Star Cruises, Norwegian Cruise Lines2
and Resorts World Manila3.
Resorts World Genting was voted the World's Leading Casino Resort (2005, 2007 to
2010) and Asia's Leading Casino Resort from 2005 to 2010 by World Travel Awards.
Resorts World Genting also won various culinary awards at the recent Malaysia
International Gourmet Festival 2012 and Hospitality Asia Platinum Awards (HAPA)
2011 - 2013 Regional Series.
1. Following a rebranding exercise, the hotels had been renamed as follows:
i) Maxims Genting as Genting Grand
ii) Highlands Hotel as Maxims
iii) Awana Genting Highlands Golf and Country Resort as Awana Hotel
iv) Awana Kijal Golf, Beach & Spa Resort as Resorts World Kijal
v) Awana Porto Malai as Resorts World Langkawi
2. Genting Hong Kong currently holds a 38.5% stake in NCL Holding
3. A joint partnership with Alliance Global Group under Travellers International
Genting Malaysia's registered office:
24th Floor, Wisma Genting, Jalan Sultan Ismail, 50250 Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia.