by Keith C (19) 3S2SOCIAL STUDIES PROJECT-MARINA BAY SANDS
Beginnings In 1970s, land reclamation was carried out at  Marina Bay, forming what is today the Marina  Centre and Marina...
Marina Bay Sands, Singapore –      August 18th ,2007Marina Bay Sands, Singapore –        Present day
Development of MBS The Marina Bay Sands  is an example of how  the government  anticipates change and  stays relevant. Th...
 The gray portions of  the building blocks are  buildings that are  already built while the  white portion are  buildings...
Attractions of MBS Opening of Marina Bay Sands Integrated  Resort provided more entertainment options  to the area this b...
Buildings of MBS Hotels: For tourists to  stay at while having  their tour/investors to  bring about economic  growth. S...
Purpose of the MBS The Government build the MBS so as to improve  the economy of the country and to improve the  quality ...
Purpose of the MBS More tourism Improved Singapore’s economy Brought about more job opportunities for  people
YOG Walkway              In memory of the first              Youth Olympic Games              to be held in Singapore     ...
Acknowledgements http://static.relax.com.sg/site/servlet/linkableblo  b/relax/251544/topImage/Swim_off_the_edge_a  t_Mari...
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  1. 1. by Keith C (19) 3S2SOCIAL STUDIES PROJECT-MARINA BAY SANDS
  2. 2. Beginnings In 1970s, land reclamation was carried out at Marina Bay, forming what is today the Marina Centre and Marina South areas. In 2008, Marina Barrage was built, turning Marina Bay and Kallang Basin into a new downtown freshwater Marina Reservoir, providing water supply, flood control and a new lifestyle attraction. This is possible only due to our government being able to anticipate change and stay relevant, a key factor of a good government.
  3. 3. Marina Bay Sands, Singapore – August 18th ,2007Marina Bay Sands, Singapore – Present day
  4. 4. Development of MBS The Marina Bay Sands is an example of how the government anticipates change and stays relevant. The Marina Bay Sands helps Singapore to boost its economy by attracting foreign Model of MBS – Designed by Moshe Safdie investors to Singapore. > Global & local brands – Gucci, Far East, Singtel etc.
  5. 5.  The gray portions of the building blocks are buildings that are already built while the white portion are buildings that are yet to be built. Shows farsightedness of our government in anticipating change for the future
  6. 6. Attractions of MBS Opening of Marina Bay Sands Integrated Resort provided more entertainment options to the area this brought about more tourists. Hence bringing about more profit for the country Solar-powered fan to keep people cool and entertained by using solar energy and motion sensors to save energy, and are only turned on when people are present
  7. 7. Buildings of MBS Hotels: For tourists to stay at while having their tour/investors to bring about economic growth. Shopping centres: for people to visit Casino: A place for entertainment while the government earns profit
  8. 8. Purpose of the MBS The Government build the MBS so as to improve the economy of the country and to improve the quality of life in Singapore. The Government attracts numerous investors to help in the building of the MBS which requires a huge amount of $$$. MBS held many banks which is essential for the strong economy of Singapore. Without MBS, Singapores economy will be greatly affected.
  9. 9. Purpose of the MBS More tourism Improved Singapore’s economy Brought about more job opportunities for people
  10. 10. YOG Walkway In memory of the first Youth Olympic Games to be held in Singapore for the first time
  11. 11. Acknowledgements http://static.relax.com.sg/site/servlet/linkableblo b/relax/251544/topImage/Swim_off_the_edge_a t_Marina_Bay_IR-topImage.jpg http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Marina_Bay http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Marina_Bay_Sands ( pictures found there) Google as search engine Taken pictures from my phone  http://static.relax.com.sg/site/servlet/linkableblo b/relax/251544/topImage/Swim_off_the_edge_a t_Marina_Bay_IR-topImage.jpg

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