The Genting Group is in the list of many top companies not only in Malaysia but across the world. Genting Group in itself is the holding company for the Genting brand where it is involved in various sectors.
Genting Highlands Malaysia
In many ways, Genting Group has changed the entertainment and luxury industries of Malaysia and Asia. Over the years and through its subsidiaries and companies, Genting has been hugely successful in offering services in areas including:
- and many others
Other areas of businesses
Besides being involved in the areas mentioned above, Genting Group has diversified into other sectors which include:
- plantations and agribusiness
- power generation and distribution
- oil and gas
Background of Genting
The main headquarters of Genting Group is in Wisma Genting. Listed in the Main Market of Bursa Malaysia at 3182, it has several other companies including:
- Genting Malaysia Berhad at 4715
- Genting Plantations Berhad at 2291
The Genting name is no stranger to almost every Malaysian. In fact, it is often synonymous with the casino that it operates on top of Genting Highlands. After all, it was through this casino that put Genting in the world map. Today, Genting operates some of the top casinos across the world including Hong Kong, Las Vegas and others. Tan Sri Dato Seri Lim Kok Thay is the Chairman and Chief Executive of the group who is the son of the late Tan Sri Lim Goh Tong, one of the most illustrious businessmen in Malaysia. Having said that, Genting has to weather a lot of market storms due to its relation to the gaming industry.