The bottom left is the new attraction of Singapore for the coming years, Year 2012.Singapore Integrated Resort
An Integrated Resort (IR) is a Singaporean euphemism for a casino-based vacation resort. To date, licenses have been awarded to The Marina Bay Sands and Resorts World at Sentosa. These are planned to be completed by 2012 and will be the first casinos in the country.
Marina Bay Casino and Resort
"Las Vegas Sands Corp. is honored to be selected by the Singapore government to build and operate the Marina Bay Integrated Resort," Las Vegas Sands Corp. president and chief operating officer William Weidner said.
Sentosa Casino and Resort
"We are extremely delighted to have been chosen and are very excited and honored to be entrusted with the great task of taking Singapore's tourism sector to the next level. It will change the face of tourism in the region. We are confident that by 2010, Resorts World at Sentosa will attract 15 million visitors." Mr Lim Kok Thay, chairman of Genting International and Star Cruises, said in a statement.