Marina Bay & Marina Bay Financial Centre

History of Singapore Marina Bay

Marina Bay is in Singapore District 01, a 360 hectares prime waterfront site, the extension to the existing Central Business District at Raffles Place. Created by Singapore Government and Urban Redevelopment Authority of Singapore(URA) by reclaiming land around Singapore River’s Mouth, creating bay and the land surrounding it and named as “Marina Bay” to be distinctive image with international landmarks and a focal point for the city. 

The new Land Uses of Marina Bay includes Offices, Hotel, Commercial, Residential Zone, Park, Greenery and Recreations area of CBD following the URA’s concept of “Work-Live-Play”. The bay itself also function as city’s fresh water reservoir.

Residential properties in this district are considered prime high-end residential properties equal to Orchard & Tanglin Road. Condominiums and apartments in this area are popular among those high net-worth individuals who business owners and higher management staff for larger firms like banks and finance institutes. 

Marina Bay was positioned to be Singapore New CBD and Financial and Business Hub. Offices Building in this area are housing Head Offices or Regional Head Offices of World Class organization and Banks. 

Residential Properties in Marina Bay Area: First few Residential Development Projects are condominiums i..e. The Sail at Marina Bay, Marina Bay Residences, Marina Bay Suites and Marina One Residences etc.

Hotels in Marina Bay Area: Marina Bay Sands, Casino and Hotel

Office Zone in Marina Bay Area: Marina Bay Financial Centre(MBFC), Asia Square, One Raffles Quay, Marina One East Tower & Marina One West Tower etc.

Commercial Zonein Marina Bay Area: Marina Bay Expo & Convention Centre and The Shoppes at Marina Bay Sands(Shopping Centre), Marina Bay Link Mall.

Parks, Greeneries and Gardens: Gardens by the Bay, Marina Reservoir.

Other Attractions: Singapore Flyers, Marina Barrage, Marina Bay Golf Course.

MRT Stations: There 4 MRT Stations the serve Marina Bay area. Those are Marina Bay Station, Downtown Station, Bayfront Station & Shenton Way Station(future

Marina Bay Singapore

Marina Bay, Singapore: photo by & courtesy of chensiyuan

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