10 Mar '11, 1pm

Galaxy Macau to open in mid-May

Galaxy Macau to open in mid-May

HONG KONG : Galaxy Entertainment Group, controlled by tycoon Lui Che Woo, is betting large with the family's biggest venture yet - a near US$2 billion casino-resort set to open the middle of May in Macau's Cotai strip. Galaxy Macau is hoping to give the already-crowded casino scene in the former Portuguese enclave a run for its money. It is seeking to entice gamblers and visitors alike with its 550,000 square metre property, five gaming areas the size of three football fields, more than 2,000 hotel rooms and over 50 restaurants. One-third of the hotel rooms will be run by Singapore's Banyan Tree and Japan's Okura Hotels, giving the resort an Asian-centric feel. Hong Kong-listed Galaxy Entertainment owns one of the six gaming licences in Macau, and this will be its third property. Francis Lui, the eldest son of tycoon Lui Che Woo, believes it won't be a problem filling up t...

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