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Mblj limlithong 3s2_8

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  1. 1. S O C IA L S T U D IE SPROJEC TMARINA BAY SANDS-LINKED SOCIAL STUDIES PROJECT ASSIGNMENT Done By: Lim Li Thong (8)
  2. 2. MARINA BAY SANDS CASINOANTICIPATE CHANGE AND STAY RELEVANT: • Brought about billions of dollars in Singapore’s government revenue realized that building a casino was a lucrative investment • Created thousands of jobs for Singaporeans • Attracted foreign investors LEADERSHIP IS KEY Although the idea of a casino in Singapore received largely negative response, our government did what they thought was right, and not what was popular
  3. 3. MARINA BAY SANDS CASINO A STAKE FOR EVERYONE, OPPORTUNITIES FOR ALL • $100 levy for Singaporeans and Our government listened to PRsthe concerns of Singaporeans and introduced measures to • Introduced a policy for family counter problem gambling members to bar their loved ones from entering casinos
  4. 4. THE SHOPPESBoth foreign and local brands can befound in The Shoppes• Introduce tourists and foreign investors to our local brands• Reputable brands like Chanel and Salvatore Ferragamo raises the image of local brands as well
  5. 5. ENERY EFFICIENT STRUCTUREANTICIPATING CHANGE AND STAY RELEVANTOur government taps on renewable energy topower these fans to cool down this urban city •Only activated when motions are detected •Our government were far sighted to adopt solar energy because fossil fuel are finite •This form of energy is also plausible because Singapore’s is sunny year round 9-metre diameter solar powered breeze shelters
  6. 6. ENERY EFFICIENT STRUCTUREANTICIPATING CHANGE AND STAY RELEVANT Our government adopts an innovative approach to cool down the urban city • More energy saving as opposed to using fans • Covers a larger distance as opposed to fans Therefore, more efficient300-metre-long sinuous stainless steel mist pipe
  7. 7. ANTICIPATING CHANGE, STAY RELEVANT• Government realized that land was limited• Introduced shopping in underground link
  8. 8. A STAKE FOR EVERYONE, OPPORTUNITIES FOR ALL• The introduction of shops along the link also increased the number of jobs available for Singaporeans
  9. 9. * www.singaporelocaltour.com* www.agoda.com/asia/singapore/singapore/marina _bay_sands.html* http:// www.plussixfive.com/2010/08/24/agnes-b-voyage-the-shoppes-at-* http://www.greatnewplaces.com/t-Theatre* http://www.flickr.com/photos/stay- happy/6645498149/
  10. 10. Thanks You 

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