World Centre of Tourism and Leisure
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“On behalf of the Macau Special Administrative Region (MSAR) Government, I would like to express my sincere gratitude to the Central People’s Government, the Hong Kong and Macau Affairs Office (HKMAO) of the State Council, the National Immigration Administration (NIA) as well as other relevant central government ministries and commissions. With this latest round of additional policy measures that are beneficial to Macau introduced by the central government, it will further consolidate Macau’s position as a World Centre of Tourism and Leisure, facilitate the territory’s integration into national development, and create more favourable conditions for the promotion of its appropriate and diversified economic development.”

Ho Iat Seng

Mr Ho Iat Seng, Chief Executive of Macau Special Administration Region after the National Immigration Administration published the implementation of policy measures to facilitate inbound and outbound travel on April 28, 2024

Macau SAR

“This year marks the 25th anniversary of the establishment of the Macao SAR. MITE is held on the largest scale since the first edition, offering businesses a wider space for showcase and development, and welcoming more industry participants and buyers from across the globe this year. Coming to the 12th edition, MITE has developed into one of Macao’s prestigious exhibitions with the brand and reputation built domestically and overseas. Over the years, the Office has worked hard to build an effective platform for exchange and trade, provide exhibitors and buyers with business opportunities, present the latest products and quality services to consumers, striving to create a powerhouse for the synergy of tourism and other sectors. Following the Macao SAR Government’s “1 + 4” development strategy for adequate diversification, the Office works towards enriching the city’s dynamic as a World Centre of Tourism and Leisure.”

Maria Helena de Senna Fernandes

Ms Maria Helena de Senna Fernandes, Director of Macao Government Tourism Office during the opening day of the 12th Macao International Travel (Industry) Expo (MITE) on April 26, 2024


“Sands China is grateful to the Macao government for their trust and confidence in us to continue contributing to Macao's community, economy, and tourism industry – and we likewise reciprocate our trust and confidence in the guidance of the central and SAR governments, and in the future of Macao. We are excited and honoured to carry forward together with all stakeholders in supporting Macao's growth as a World Centre of Tourism and Leisure, and to support and strengthen Macao's role in the Greater Bay Area. Whether in creating diversified non-gaming offerings, cultivating local talent, or supporting local SMEs, we remain committed and confident in our investment in Macao and in its future.”

Wilfred Wong

Dr Wilfred Wong, President of Sands China Ltd during the signing ceremony of Sands China's new ten-year gaming concession contract with the Macao SAR government on December 16, 2022

Sands China

“We wholeheartedly congratulate the successful tournament and extend our special thanks to the Sports Bureau of Macao SAR Government for their support of this world-class golf event. Over the past few days, the players have demonstrated outstanding performances, showcasing the highest level of competition at the Macau Golf and Country Club. We sincerely appreciate the fans and guests who came to our Golf Village at Wynn Palace to watch the golf and enjoy the entertainment. For Wynn, this tournament was an important strategic step forward in showcasing our commitment to the Macao SAR Government's diversification development strategy, and we believe it has helped us in our efforts to strengthen the city's position as a World Centre of Tourism and Leisure.”

Linda Chen

Ms Linda Chen, President & Vice Chairperson of Wynn Macau, Ltd and Managing Director of Wynn Resorts (Macau) S.A. during The International Series Macau presented by Wynn Champion Trophy Presentation on March 17, 2024

Wynn Macau

“2022 is also a milestone year, as we successfully tendered for a 10-year concession. With unwavering confidence in the future of Macau, we have committed to a MOP14.033 billion investment blueprint, out of which MOP12 billion has been earmarked for expanding international tourism and non-gaming tourism elements. True to its purpose of protecting the unique heritage of Macau and innovating for the future, SJM will be combining our strategic tourism assets and network advantages, to deliver an authentic and immersive Macau experience, to promote an ecosystem which supports all-rounded diversification across broad sectors of the economy, and to solidify Macau’s status as a World Centre of Tourism and Leisure.”

Daisy Ho

Ms Ho Chiu-Fung, Daisy, Chairperson of SJM Holdings Ltd and Managing Director of SJM Resorts, S.A. during SJM Holdings Ltd's 2022 Annual Results Announcement on March 08, 2023


“We are honored to receive this wonderful recognition from MICHELIN Guide Hong Kong Macau. The awards emphasize Melco’s continued efforts to contribute to Macau’s advancement as a World Centre of Tourism and Leisure, as well as the city’s role in the global culinary scene as a UNESCO-designated Creative City of Gastronomy. We owe the honors to our culinary and F&B teams for their commitment and hard work. Through new and innovative world-class and diversified offerings, Melco will strive to push boundaries as we continue to attract and welcome guests and visitors to our properties in Macau and beyond.”

Lawrence Ho

Mr Ho Yau-Lung, Lawrence, Chairman & Chief Executive Officer of Melco Resorts & Entertainment Ltd during The MICHELIN Guide Hong Kong Macau 2023 Star Revelation Ceremony on April 26, 2023

Melco Resorts

“As we celebrate our 15th anniversary, we are thrilled to have been officially awarded the new gaming concession, where our continuous commitment in innovation have distinguished us from industry peers. I am grateful to have contributed 15 years of hard work to our city with the Golden Lion team, and together we have witnessed Macau’s fascinating transformation into a true World Centre of Tourism and Leisure.”

Pansy Ho

Ms Ho Chiu-King, Pansy Catilina, Co-chairperson of MGM China Holdings Ltd and Managing Director of MGM Grand Paradise, S.A. during MGM's 15th Anniversary Celebrations on December 18, 2022


“We will continue to forge ahead, set new benchmarks and strive for excellence for the overall development of the integrated tourism and leisure industry, so as to enrich Macau’s offerings as a World Centre of Tourism and Leisure and contribute to the sustainable development of the Macau community.”

Francis Lui

Mr Lui Yiu-Tung, Francis, Deputy Chairman of Galaxy Entertainment Group Ltd and Managing Director of Galaxy Casino S.A. during Galaxy Macau Phase 3 Grand Opening on December 13, 2023

Galaxy Entertainment