and Operate a $3 billion Resort/Casino at the the
Marina Bay Waterfront Site
Harrah's Entertainment Congratulates
Las Vegas Sands on their Successful Bid
Las Vegas Sands Corp. Issues Statement on Winning the Singapore Integrated Resort Bid
LAS VEGAS, May 26, 2006 - Las Vegas Sands Corp. (NYSE:
LVS) President and Chief Operating Officer William Weidner issued the following
statement today in response to the Singapore Government's decision to award
the Marina Bay Integrated Resort license to Las Vegas Sands Corp.:
"We have enjoyed engaging with the Singapore Government throughout this process and are proud to be given the opportunity to contribute to Singapore's tourism future. We look forward to ramping up our development plans here to deliver on our promise of opening 100 percent of the Gross Floor Area (GFA) of The Marina Bay Sands in 2009. We believe that The Marina Bay Sands, which represents the welcoming hand of Singapore, embodies the key elements of Singapore's tourism future."
ABOUT LAS VEGAS SANDS CORP.
Las Vegas Sands Corp. is a hotel, gaming, resort and exhibition/convention company headquartered in Las Vegas, Nevada. The
company owns The Venetian Resort Hotel Casino and the Sands Expo and Convention Center, where it hosts exhibitions and conventions, in Las Vegas and the Sands Macao in the People's Republic of China Special Administrative Region of Macau. The company is also developing additional casino hotel resort properties in Macau, including the Macao Venetian Casino Resort.
Statements in this press release, which are not historical facts, are
"forward looking" statements that are made pursuant to the Safe Harbor
Las Vegas Sands Corp.
|Also See:||Harrah's Raises the Ante In Bid for the Resort Project in Singapore; James Cameron to Create iPort a Sixteen Story Immersive Entertainment Experience / March 2006|
|Wynn Resorts Ltd. Withdraws from Bidding for Gaming Resort Sites in Singapore; Company's Development Plate Full with Macau and Wynn Las Vegas Expansion / December 2005|