Genting invests $400 mln in Queens casino expansion

 

Genting is breaking ground on a US$400 million expansion at its Resorts World casino in New York, local media reports.

The expansion will include a hotel, restaurants, retail stores, and additional slot machines.

Since its opening in 2011, Genting New York has become a popular spot for gamblers.

The establishment is the highest-grossing slots casino in the world, according to Resorts World officials, with more than $20 billion was spent on gaming at the casino in the past fiscal year.

 

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