September 26, 2015
Las Vegas Sands Builds 200,000 Hygiene Kits for Clean the World
Today, 4,000+ volunteers in Las Vegas, Pennsylvania, Singapore and Macao worked around the clock and across the globe to deliver much-needed hygiene supplies to people in need Las Vegas Sands Corp. (NYSE: LVS) and international social enterprise Clean the World today completed an unprecedented 24-hour global volunteer effort to build 200,000 hygiene kits that will be distributed to populations in need worldwide, including to help homeless people in the United States . More than 4,000 LVS Team Members and community volunteers participated in the Las Vegas Sands Global Hygiene Build with Clean the World – which was both organizations' largest volunteer effort to date, resulting in the most kits ever built for Clean the World at one time. The build was held at LVS' Singapore, Macao, Bethlehem and Las Vegas properties sequentially and all within a 24-hour period on Saturday, starting at Marina Bay Sands, LVS' property in Singapore, at 9 a.m. locally and culminating at 6 p.m. Pacific Time...
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September 15, 2015
Sands China Ltd. Names Wilfred Wong President and Chief Operating Officer
Macao (September 15, 2015) — Sands China Ltd. (HKEx: 1928), a majority owned subsidiary of global resort developer Las Vegas Sands (NYSE: LVS) today announced the appointment of Wilfred Wong, GBS, JP, as the company's new president and chief operating officer. Mr. Wong's appointment is effective November 1, 2015 and he will replace Rob Goldstein (current president and COO of LVS), who has been serving as Sands China's interim president since earlier this year. Mr. Wong is joining Sands China after having served in a variety of senior business roles, including most recently as chairman and chief executive officer of the Hong Kong listed Hsin Chong Construction Group Ltd. Mr. Wong also held top management positions in a number of other Hong Kong listed companies in the property development and construction business sectors, including K. Wah International Holdings Limited, Henderson China Holdings Limited and the Shui On Group. Additionally, Mr. Wong has had a distinguished career in the...
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September 9, 2015
Las Vegas Sands to Build 200,000 Hygiene Kits with Clean the World
On Sept. 26, 4,000+ volunteers and team members in Las Vegas, Pennsylvania, Singapore and Macao will work around the clock and across the globe to pack much-needed hygiene supplies to people in need LAS VEGAS – Sept. 9, 2015 – Las Vegas Sands Corp. (NYSE: LVS) and international nonprofit Clean the World invite the Las Vegas community to join The Venetian and The Palazzo Team Members on Sept. 26, 2015 in an unprecedented 24-hour global volunteer effort to build 200,000 hygiene kits that will improve the health and well-being of vulnerable populations worldwide. The Las Vegas Sands Global Hygiene Build with Clean the World will be both organizations’ largest – and most ambitious –volunteer effort to date. The build will be held at LVS’ Macao, Singapore, Bethlehem and Las Vegas properties sequentially and all within a 24-hour period. The effort is part of LVS’s global corporate citizenship program, Sands Cares, and its ongoing partnership with Clean the World. “For the first time ever,...
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