Social Studies Project 2012 BY TAN XIN HUI (14) 3S2
Explain how Marina Bay serve as a model to the Principles ofGovernance deployed to help Singapore sustain its growth inthe 21th century.
4 Pr i n c i p al s o f Go o d Go ve r n an c e1. LEADERSHIP IS KEY3. ANTICIPATE CHANGE AND STAY RELEVANT5. REWARD FOR WORK, AND WORK FOR REWARD7. A STAKE FOR EVERYONE, AND OPPORTUNITIES FOR ALL
Leadership is key… Building of casino People worried about family members getting addicted to gambling Government listened to the people Implemented entry levy for Singaporeans and PRs Reduced addictions to gambling^^
Anticipating change and stay relevant Government knows that water trade agreements with Malaysia will end in the future Implemented NEWater Sustain Singapore’s growth
How does Marina Bay Sands contribute to the growth of Singapore? There are many shops in it Tourists and shoppers purchase stuff from these shops Helps Singapore in terms of its economy
Marina Bay development progress… Explore – New living options.-Numerous high-end residential developments are in the pipeline, including One Shenton and Marina Bay Residences Exchange -Hub for global business.-When completed, Marina Bay will double the size of the existing financial district, further cementing Singapore’s position as one of Asias leading financial centres
Entertain - Kaleidoscope of activities.- In 2010, the opening of Marina Bay Sands Integrated Resort provided more entertainment options to the area, along with the other existing entertainment and shopping districts like Esplanade, Suntec City, Marina Square, Raffles City Shopping Centre.
Some of the plans for Marina Bay in the future… Marina Coastal Expressway (2013) Marina Bay Suites (2013) North South Line will be extended from Marina Bay MRT Station to the new International Cruise Terminal (2014)
Key Developments… Bayfront Bridge Clifford Pier Common Services Tunnel Esplanade – Theatres on the Bay F1 Pit Building Therefore, Singapore Marina Bay Street Circuit is very successful~ The Float at Marina Bay