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Feb 04, 2016, 21:05 ET
Sands China Ltd. President Dr. Wilfred Wong stands next to the company’s Outstanding Contribution Award trophy from the Summit Forum for the Development of Foreign Enterprises in China.

Sands China Wins Outstanding Contribution Award in Beijing Summit Forum

Sands China Ltd. has won an Outstanding Contribution Award at the Summit Forum for the Development of Foreign Enterprises in China. The award was...

Sep 15, 2015, 09:00 ET

Sands China Ltd. Names Wilfred Wong President and Chief Operating Officer

Sands China Ltd. (HKEx: 1928), a majority owned subsidiary of global resort developer Las Vegas Sands (NYSE: LVS) today announced the appointment...

Jun 18, 2015, 07:36 ET
Newsweek has ranked Sands China 99 out of 500 in its Top Green Companies in the World 2015, placing it second globally within the hospitality industry. The magazine’s annual Green Rankings is one of the world’s most recognised assessments of corporate environmental performance.

Newsweek Ranks Sands China Among World's Top Green Companies

Sands China Ltd. has received its latest environmental accolade, earning a spot in Newsweek magazine's Top Green Companies in the World...

Dec 05, 2014, 08:49 ET
Mark McWhinnie (fourth from left), Senior Vice President of Development and Shared Services and Director of Sands Cotai Central, Sands China Ltd.; Jolene Han (third from left), Managing Director of Clean the World Asia; and volunteers from the five participating associations officiated the kick-off ceremony of “One Project Day” Friday.

Sands China and Clean the World Come Together for "One Project Day"

Sands China Ltd. and Clean the World kicked off "One Project Day" Friday at The Venetian® Macao's Cotai Expo Hall D. The initiative...

May 16, 2014, 11:25 ET
Fireworks light up the sky above Sands Macao Friday in celebration of the resort's 10th anniversary. (PRNewsFoto/Sands China Ltd.)

Sands Macao 10th Anniversary Celebrates Company's Monumental Decade of Growth and Development

Having opened its doors for the first time on May 18, 2004, Sands® Macao celebrated its momentous 10th anniversary Friday with a series of...

Oct 10, 2013, 10:13 ET
Jackie Chan (left) and Nicole Kidman (right) were among the 80 international celebrities present at the Huading Awards, which was hosted at The Venetian Macao for the first time Oct. 7. The awards show is a recent example of Sands China Ltd.'s entertainment strategy in action, with high-profile celebrity events helping raise Macao's global profile as a top entertainment destination.  (PRNewsFoto/Sands China Ltd.)

Superstar Celebrity Events Shine Global Spotlight on Cotai Strip Resorts Macao

At only 30 square kilometres, Macao's land area may be small, but global attention is increasingly focusing on the tiny special administrative...

Jun 05, 2013, 02:09 ET

Sands China Ltd. Announces Government Approval of Transmission of Rights of Apart-Hotel

Sands China Ltd. (HK:1928), a majority-owned subsidiary of global resort developer Las Vegas Sands Corp. (NYSE: LVS), announced today that the...

Jan 29, 2013, 02:46 ET
Sands Cotai Central celebrated the completion of Sheraton Macao Hotel's Earth Tower on Monday with a celebrity-hosted ceremony that included drummers, a lion dance, firecrackers and an official ribbon cutting. The addition of Earth Tower's 2,067 new rooms makes the 3,896-room hotel the largest in both Macao and in the global portfolio of Starwood Hotels & Resorts Worldwide, Inc. Second from left to right: Louis Koo; Athena Chu; Edward Tracy, President and Chief Executive Officer, Sands China Ltd.; Maria Helena de Senna Fernandes, Director, Macau Government Tourist Office; Josef Dolp, Managing Director, Sheraton Macao Hotel, Cotai Central; David Sisk, Executive Vice President and Chief Operating Officer, Sands China Ltd.; Anita Yuen(PRNewsFoto/Sands China Ltd.)

Sheraton Macao Hotel at Sands Cotai Central Adds Over 2,000 New Rooms

Sands® Cotai Central, the integrated resort at the absolute centre of Cotai Strip™ Resorts, celebrated the completion of Sheraton®...

Jan 02, 2013, 19:23 ET
Fireworks light up Sands China's Cotai Strip resorts to ring in 2013 in Macao.  (PRNewsFoto/Sands China Limited)

New Year's Eve Extravaganza at the Cotai Strip Development

The Cotai Strip® development was the scene of a New Year's Eve extravaganza Monday night. The celebrity-filled spectacular featured a special...

Dec 18, 2012, 15:39 ET
Sammo Hung walks the red carpet Saturday at Sands Cotai Central in Macao, China.  (PRNewsFoto/Sands China Limited)

A Night of Stars Sees a Glittering Cast of Celebrities at Sands Cotai Central

 Throngs of fans lined up at Sands® Cotai Central Saturday evening, hoping to catch a glimpse of the glittering array of celebrities...

Sep 27, 2012, 09:10 ET

Spectacular Celebration Marks Launch of Sheraton Macao Hotel at Sands Cotai Central

Sands China's Cotai Strip® development was beautifully aflame in celebration Thursday evening, as the integrated resort city introduced to...

Sep 25, 2012, 08:20 ET
Eager crowds rush to be among the first to experience the latest facilities at Sands Cotai Central on Thursday, September 20, as the integrated resort unveiled the second phase of its development, featuring the opening of the world's largest Sheraton hotel. The weekend's property visitation numbers set a new record for Sands China Ltd., with close to 500,000 people visiting the company's integrated resorts in Macao.  (PRNewsFoto/Sands China Ltd.)

Sands Cotai Central Phase Two Opening Sets Highest Weekend Visitation for All Sands China Properties in 2012

The second phase opening of the Sands® Cotai Central integrated resort on September 20 has marked its first achievement in just three days,...

Aug 21, 2012, 11:42 ET
Exterior view of the 3,896-room, Polynesian-themed Sheraton Macao Hotel, Cotai Central, opening September 20 at the Sands Cotai Central integrated resort. The hotel is the largest for both Macao and Starwood Hotels & Resorts.  (PRNewsFoto/Sands China Ltd.)

Sands China Ltd. Announces Opening Date for Latest Phase of Development at Sands Cotai Central

Sands China Ltd. (HKSE: 1928), a majority-held subsidiary of global integrated resort developer Las Vegas Sands Corp. (NYSE: LVS), has announced...

Jul 27, 2010, 05:56 ET

Sands China Ltd. Announces Appointment of Two Senior Executives

Sands China Ltd. announced today that effective on August 10, 2010, Mr. Edward M. Tracy is appointed as President and Chief Operating Officer and...

May 27, 2010, 10:56 ET

Sands China Ltd. Secures Playboy Deal

Sands China Ltd. (Stock Code: 1928.HK) and Playboy Enterprises, Inc (Stock Code: PLA, PLAA.NYSE) have entered a licensing agreement that will bring...

May 20, 2010, 07:42 ET

Sands Rewards Club -- The $1.5 Billion Club of Rewards and Privileges Presents its Members with a 'Win a Billionaire's Lifestyle' Campaign

Following the successful launch last month of Asia's largest lifestyle rewards program, Sands Rewards Club, Sands China Ltd. today announced the...

Apr 27, 2010, 21:19 ET

Sands China Launches Asia's Largest Lifestyle Rewards Club Valued at Over HK$1.5 Billion

Sands China Ltd is pleased to announce the debut of Asia's largest lifestyle rewards club for its three properties, The Venetian(R) Macao, Sands(R)...