Sands China concerned over misleading viral video

Sands China has refuted an online video purporting to show Sands China’s current team member accommodations, which has made its rounds across social media.

Sands said the video contains footage of a temporary rest area that was prepared for team members during a typhoon in the past. 

The company takes the health and wellbeing of team members very seriously, and is committed to taking welfare measures such as providing hotel accommodations for team members in need of temporary housing during this difficult time of the novel coronavirus outbreak.”

Sands China said it was concerned over the misleading information about the company which has been circulating and subsequently causing unnecessary anxiety among the public.

Sands China wishes to clarify that the rumor is not true, and reserves the right to take legal action.”

The company has released a current image of the ballroom featured in the video – proving that it is not being used for team accomodation.

SHARE

Related Articles

Macau operators make CSR push amidst coronavirus crisis

As the Covid-19 crisis descended upon, first, China, then the world, the six Macau operators have not been idle in their CSR efforts, in spite of the mandated casino closures and reopenings under difficult economic conditions.

Coronavirus hits industry, but underlying demand seen strong

Looking at the Chinese New Year visitation figures for Macau, it’s difficult not to be pessimistic about the near-term outlook for gaming in Asia, though analysts say underlying demand remains strong and there is likely to be a snap back once the situation improves.

Macau’s CSR drive – with one eye on Beijing?

Macau’s operators have stepped up their corporate social responsibility (CSR) efforts in recent years, in particular when it comes to China cultural cooperation, which may help their case when it comes to concession renewal.
Londoner Atrium

The Londoner set to take the market pulse

Macau is set to face its biggest test of the mantra “if you build it, they will come,” as Sands China’s $2 billion “The Londoner” gets set to open its doors after the worst year in modern records for the world’s largest gambling hub. 

Packer spokesperson denies NYE meeting with Adelson

A spokesperson for James Packer has reportedly denied that the Australian billionaire met with Sands China Chairman Sheldon Adelson over the New Year holidays. The super yachts of the two casino executives were moored next to each other, triggering speculation. 

Sands China team builds 40,000 hygiene kits

Sands China volunteers and local community groups recently worked together at The Venetian to build 40,000 hygiene kits for Clean the World, an international social enterprise that provides hygiene supplies essential for good health to populations in need around the globe, helping prevent the spread of disease.

Sands Shopping Carnival wins Innovative Exhibition award

Sands China's Sands Shopping Carnival won the Innovative Exhibition Award in the Macao Convention and Exhibition Commendation Awards 2020.
The Londoner

Sands China to test market with The Londoner opening

Sands China is set to test the “if you build it they will come” adage in Macau, with the phased opening of The Londoner resort in the first quarter.

Sands China and LVS renew shared services agreement

Sands China and Las Vegas Sands have renewed their shared services agreement for a further three years until December 31, 2023. These agreements relate to joint international marketing, retail leasing, and management services.
Sands Parisian

Can staycations save Christmas?

As we near the end of a tourism-free year, the industry is gearing up for one last push to salvage annual revenue with a round of campaigns to capitalize on the upcoming holiday season. Reliance on locals and “staycation” marketing have been a theme of the year, with varying degrees of success around the region.