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Sands China Properties Go Dark to Support Earth Hour 2016

2016-03-20 12:00 4777

MACAO, March 20, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- Sands China Ltd. properties turned off their exterior and non-essential lights for one hour Saturday at 8:30 p.m., joining businesses and homes around the world for Earth Hour for the eighth straight year. The annual event aims to raise global awareness of climate change. All Sands China properties -- Sands® Macao, The Venetian® Macao, The Plaza™ Macao featuring Four Seasons, and Sands® Cotai Central featuring St. Regis, Conrad, Sheraton and Holiday Inn -- supported the lights-out event, together with the project site of The Parisian Macao.

Sands Resorts Cotai Strip Macao and Sands Macao were lights off for one hour Saturday night in support of Earth Hour 2016.
Sands Resorts Cotai Strip Macao and Sands Macao were lights off for one hour Saturday night in support of Earth Hour 2016.

 

Sands Resorts Cotai Strip Macao and Sands Macao were lights off for one hour Saturday night in support of Earth Hour 2016.
Sands Resorts Cotai Strip Macao and Sands Macao were lights off for one hour Saturday night in support of Earth Hour 2016.

 

Sands Resorts Cotai Strip Macao and Sands Macao were lights off for one hour Saturday night in support of Earth Hour 2016.
Sands Resorts Cotai Strip Macao and Sands Macao were lights off for one hour Saturday night in support of Earth Hour 2016.

 

Sands Resorts Cotai Strip Macao and Sands Macao were lights off for one hour Saturday night in support of Earth Hour 2016.
Sands Resorts Cotai Strip Macao and Sands Macao were lights off for one hour Saturday night in support of Earth Hour 2016.

 

Sands Resorts Cotai Strip Macao and Sands Macao were lights off for one hour Saturday night in support of Earth Hour 2016.
Sands Resorts Cotai Strip Macao and Sands Macao were lights off for one hour Saturday night in support of Earth Hour 2016.

 

Sands Resorts Cotai Strip Macao and Sands Macao were lights off for one hour Saturday night in support of Earth Hour 2016.
Sands Resorts Cotai Strip Macao and Sands Macao were lights off for one hour Saturday night in support of Earth Hour 2016.

In the week leading up to Earth Hour, Sands China encouraged team members to participate in the global I Will If You Will challenge (IWIYW) with initiatives like adjusting thermostats and switching to LED bulbs, which was met with positive response by team members.

Sands China's participation in Earth Hour is part of the ongoing environmental sustainability efforts of Sands ECO360°, the global sustainability programme of Sands China's parent company, Las Vegas Sands Corp.

About Sands China Ltd.
Sands China Ltd. (HKEx: 1928, Sands China or the Company) is a Cayman Islands registered company and is listed on The Stock Exchange of Hong Kong Limited. Sands China is the largest operator of integrated resorts in Macao. The Company's Cotai Strip portfolio is comprised of The Venetian® Macao, The Plaza™ Macao and Sands® Cotai Central. The Company also owns and operates Sands® Macao on the Macao peninsula. The Company's integrated resorts contain a diversified mix of leisure and business attractions and transportation operations, including large meeting and convention facilities, a wide range of restaurants, shopping malls, world-class entertainment at the Cotai Arena and The Venetian Theatre, and a high-speed Cotai Water Jet ferry service between Hong Kong and Macao. The Company's property development projects on Cotai have the goal of transforming it into Asia's premier entertainment and business destination. Sands China is a subsidiary of global resort developer Las Vegas Sands Corp. (NYSE: LVS). 

For more information, please visit www.sandschinaltd.com.

Media contacts:
Corporate Communications, Venetian Macau Limited
Mabel Wu
Tel: +853 8118 2268
Email: mabel.wu@sands.com.mo

Josie Ho
Tel: +853 8118 2024
Email: josie.ho@sands.com.mo

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Source: Sands China Ltd.
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