Marina Bay Sands emerged as the major winner at the Singapore Tourism Awards (STA) 2022 organised by the Singapore Tourism Board, with a file haul of five prestigious awards. They incorporate a few noteworthy recognition accolades – ‘Most Exemplary Employer’, ‘Special Award for Group Care’ and ‘Special Award for Sustainability.’
1 of the most prestigious awards in the country’s tourism sector, the yearly Singapore Tourism Awards also honoured the Built-in Resort (IR) for delivering greatest-in-course ordeals at the Sands Expo & Convention Centre with its eighth ‘Outstanding Occasion Venue Experience’ award and The Shoppes at Marina Bay Sands with its fifth ‘Outstanding Browsing Shopping mall Experience’ award, a testament to its unrivalled demonstration of enterprise and leisure experiences.
“It is humbling to be recognised by our business friends at this year’s Singapore Tourism Awards. The resilience and adaptability of the Marina Bay Sands staff stood the examination of time as we navigated via the most demanding period of time for the tourism industry in the previous two decades. To arise victorious with our most significant STA win because our opening is a big encouragement as we shift forward to produce an elevated practical experience for our visitors,” stated Paul Town, Main Functioning Officer, Marina Bay Sands.
With sustainability at the core of its organization, Marina Bay Sands has paved the way for adopting inexperienced methods in the tourism and hospitality landscape to minimize general environmental affect, from leveraging clever technologies in its structures to reducing its carbon footprint. Sands Expo & Convention Centre, the IR’s MICE providing, is also Singapore’s initial carbon-neutral MICE venue.
Around the final two many years of the pandemic, the IR remained dedicated to preserving the work opportunities and livelihood of its just about 10,000 personnel, retaining careers without having income cuts and utilizing impactful procedures that actively inspired staff members to upskill. Employees have been also specified alternatives to aid the community by Sands Cares, Marina Bay Sands’ community engagement programme built on the basis of driving impact and inspiring change.
All over 2021, above 8,300 volunteer hrs via 34 local community occasions were funnelled into supporting around 24,600 beneficiaries with unique needs. This is additional than double the volunteer hrs in 2020 inspite of a much more constraining atmosphere due to protection management actions. Workforce Associates were concerned in pursuits these as alleviating meals insecurity through meals drives and tackling social isolation between seniors, packing about 20,000 cleanliness kits for seniors, lower-revenue households and migrant staff in Singapore and supporting disaster resiliency over and above the shores.