The developer of Europe’s first integrated resort, Cyprus Casinos “C2” recently celebrated three years since it opened its first temporary gaming venue in Limassol.
Since then, the operators has also launched satellite casinos in Nicosia, Ayia Napa and Paphos. The company has established itself as one of the largest employers in Cyprus. It currently employs around 700 people, with that figure expected to rise to 1,500 employees in the coming months.
The new IR, City of Dreams Mediterranean, is additionally expected to created approximately 2,500 permanent jobs once it opens in summer 2022. “We have come a long way since the launch of the first casino in Limassol in 2018, and we look forward to what the future holds,” said Grant Johnson, property general manager of City of Dreams Mediterranean and Cyprus Casinos. “After three years, despite the challenges posed by the pandemic, Melco Cyprus is driven by the same passion for creating unique entertainment experiences for our guests at C2 while remaining committed in the development of City of Dreams Mediterranean, the ground-breaking project which will generate thousands of job opportunities and significantly contribute towards enhancing Cyprus’ tourism product. “We are aware of our pivotal role in the growth of the tourism industry and Cyprus’ overall economy; hence, we will work tirelessly to ensure that the country will emerge as a global premium destination for luxury hospitality, high-end entertainment and business tourism,” he affirmed.