Genting Hong Kong Ltd. in collaboration with the Travellers International Hotel Group Inc will open a new Manila casino property in 2020. It will be the second joint venture in the city by Travellers and Genting after Resorts World Manila casino resort.
The two companies reported losses during their second quarter after the June 2 attack at the Resorts World that left 37 people dead. Resorts World closed its casino for about a month.
Genting released a statement on Thursday stating that the new project is on schedule and would be ready by its 2020 opening target. The Entertainment City in downtown Manila which will have four integrated resort properties with hotels and casino tables, including ‘The Westside City Resorts World.’
The other casinos like, The Solaire Resort & Casino and the City of Dreams Manila are already a part of the E-city along with the newly opened Okada Manila.
The resort would be next to the upcoming build Westside City, featuring a number of hotels and entertainment venues. The Westside City Resorts World, a 76 acres project costing $1.1 billion will feature 1,500 hotel rooms along with bars and restaurants, multiple gaming floors, entertainment venues and nightclubs.