Genting reinvented with multi-billion-dollar facelift

A multi-billion-dollar facelift has transformed the Malaysian hill resort, turning it into a place with loads of entertainment and shopping

A long time ago, on a hill fairly faraway, a young man discovered he had an affinity for cooler weather, golf courses and a resort lifestyle.

But, over the years, that love dissipated as the hill resort he loved grew old, while newer, shinier things drew his attention away.

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A version of this article appeared in the print edition of The Sunday Times on May 19, 2019, with the headline 'Genting reinvented'. Print Edition | Subscribe