Aussie billionaire opens City of Dreams Manila

MANILA, Philippines — In a fanfare of ‘Dreams-inspired’ pyrotechnics and flashing strobe-lights that lit the skies of Manila Bay, the doors officially opened on Manila’s most electrifying, innovative and diverse entertainment destination. The City of Dreams Manila official grand launch ceremony ushered in a new era of entertainment-inspired leisure in the Philippines.

Mr. James Packer said: “The Philippines is an exciting and dynamic market. This entertainment complex has been developed to meet the specific needs of both the local domestic visitor and the large, rapidly growing, and increasingly diverse audience of sophisticated leisure and entertainment seekers from across Asia and around the world.”

The grand launch of City of Dreams Manila marks a major milestone for Melco Crown Entertainment as it expands its “City of Dreams” brand presence from Macau and out into the wider Asian market for the first time.

As Manila’s first world-class integrated leisure destination, the new resort complex brings together a diverse collection of contemporary international entertainment, leisure and lifestyle brands, including Crown, Nobu, Hyatt, DreamWorks and the Ault Group. As such, an exceptional experience awaits all types of travellers and visitors from around the region and the world.