Articles tagged “genting”

Cruises

Genting Hong Kong Cruise Line to Liquidate

Genting may not be one of the cruise sector's giants, but its collapse showcases just how much the pandemic has battered that industry.

Genting Hong Kong Cruise Line to Liquidate

Hotels

Hyatt’s Potential Defections and 12 Other Top Travel Stories This Week

In Skift's top stories this week, we covered Sonesta's rapid growth at the expense of Marriott and IHG, Asia's travel recovery, AirAsia's digital transformation, and Southwest's business travel strategy, among others.

Hyatt’s Potential Defections and 12 Other Top Travel Stories This Week

Hotels

Malaysia’s Genting and Spain’s Melia Are the Only Travel Companies to Top a New Corp Sustainability Ranking

Kudos to the two companies for coming out on top of The Wall Street Journal's ranking. But shame on the rest of the sector. Time to do better.

Malaysia’s Genting and Spain’s Melia Are the Only Travel Companies to Top a New Corp Sustainability Ranking

Tourism

Asia’s Elusive Chase for So-Called Quality Tourism

Quality tourism is a term that has been bandied about by Southeast Asian destinations. It’s high time they stop and give real thought to it.

Asia’s Elusive Chase for So-Called Quality Tourism

Tourism

Genting Malaysia Settles $1 Billion Theme-Park Dispute With Disney and Fox

Licensing deals can get messy, and this one nearly fell through in a major way. Genting Malaysia dodged a bullet here and seems well on its way to recovery.

Genting Malaysia Settles $1 Billion Theme-Park Dispute With Disney and Fox

Tourism

Why the Philippines Risks Losing Out on Asia’s Gaming Boom

Casinos are a tourism magnet and stricter rules to safeguard locals from gambling, and to keep other gambling ills at bay, are better than a complete ban. Look to Singapore as a good Asian example.

Why the Philippines Risks Losing Out on Asia’s Gaming Boom

Hotels

Wynn Sues Genting for Copying Its Design for Las Vegas Resort

There are only so many ways you can design a mega resort on a small piece of land so it appeals to the Vegas visitor.

Wynn Sues Genting for Copying Its Design for Las Vegas Resort

Cruises

Crystal Cruises Wants to Dominate Luxury Travel On, Under, and Above the Water

Crystal Cruises has giant ambitions and owners with deep pockets. We'll be watching to see if the fans who loved the cruise line when it had just two ships embrace its expanded offerings in the next few years.

Crystal Cruises Wants to Dominate Luxury Travel On, Under, and Above the Water

Tourism

Bahamas Court Rules Resort Can Continue Dredging Sensitive Habitat

If anyone can be trusted to maintain a sensitive ecological site it's a gaming organization trying to build a mega resort.

Bahamas Court Rules Resort Can Continue Dredging Sensitive Habitat

Hotels

$4 Billion Genting Mega-Resort Gets the Green Light to Break Ground in Vegas

Vegas is undergoing a bit of a facelift as boutique brands enter the market -- including large ones rom Asia -- and stalled projects come back to life following the economic recession.

$4 Billion Genting Mega-Resort Gets the Green Light to Break Ground in Vegas