Latest Marina Bay Stories

2011-04-07 00:00:00

SINGAPORE, April 7, 2011 /PRNewswire-Asia/ -- Just months before the celebrities and jetsetters fly into Singapore for Formula 1's only night race, the Singapore Grand Prix, Marina Bay Sands announces the opening of Asia's much-anticipated nightclubs in July. Emerging from Marina Bay and enclosed in the distinctive glass crystal pavilion, Pangaea and Avalon, two of the hottest nightclub brands in the U.S. and Europe, will captivate partygoers in Singapore and from around the world with...

2010-05-03 09:37:00

OAKLAND, N.J., May 3 /PRNewswire/ -- MicroFirst Inc. announced today that it has completed the creation and installation of gaming system content and digital signage for its first international project at Marina Bay Sands in Singapore, Asia's leading destination for business, leisure and entertainment. MicroFirst created the game-play animation for 1400 slot machines and digital signage content to be featured on plasma signs around the property. The integrated resort is being built by Las...

2010-02-17 07:31:00

PRINCETON, N.J., Feb. 17 /PRNewswire/ -- Joshua Zinder Architecture + Design LLC (JZA+D), a full-service, multi-disciplined architecture and design firm, is designing Waku Ghin, a modern, 8,000 square-foot restaurant at The Marina Bay Sands Resort and Casino in Singapore for one of the world's most elite chefs, Tetsuya Wakuda. Seeking a dynamic, refined dining experience, Chef Wakuda has tapped JZA+D to create an environment rich in tone and texture to complement his divine,...

2009-10-22 13:57:00

NEW YORK, Oct. 22 /PRNewswire/ -- During a luncheon today in New York City, Marina Bay Sands(TM) and Chef Daniel Boulud announced that the multiple award-winner will be one of six world renowned chefs featured at the much-anticipated integrated resort complex when it launches in Singapore next year. "We are delighted and honored to have Chef Boulud join our efforts to create a truly memorable and unique experience at the Marina Bay Sands in Singapore," said Michael Leven, president of...

2008-08-01 18:00:22

PUNK ROCK YOGA IN CHURCH Among the many things to love about Church, the heavenly new music club in the Fenway, is that you can attend Punk Rock Yoga every Sunday. It's a full yoga workout, but instead of chants or soothing tunes geared toward controlled breathing, you get old- school punk. Sounds a little counterproductive - we're supposed to feel relaxed after yoga, not ready to tear down establishment walls, right? We'll try anything once. Hit up Michelle Fleming for reservations at...

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  • A cant or whining mode of speaking, especially in preaching or praying; the chant or recitative characteristic of the old Presbyterians in Scotland.
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  • To breathe in or as in sleep.
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