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Marina Bay Sands Resort,
Singapore

Marina Bay Sands is an integrated resort fronting Marina Bay in Singapore. Developed by Las Vegas Sands, it is billed as the world's most expensive standalone casino property at S$8 billion (US$5.7 billion), including cost of the prime land.

For more information, refer to http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Marina_Bay_Sands

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