KUALA LUMPUR, Feb. 23 -- The wait is almost over as Resorts World Genting's (RWG) movie-inspired theme park Genting SkyWorlds, is set to welcome visitors in the second quarter of 2021.

RWG's head of business operations and strategy Lee Thiam Kit said that the group is committed to opening the park this year despite the ongoing Covid-19 pandemic and movement control order (MCO).

Lee added that RWG has invested US$800 million (RM3.2 billion) into the park since its conception and believes it will be a valuable asset to the Malaysian economy and tourism industry.

"We're committed to this park and we will see to it that it opens, barring unforeseen circumstances.

"Going forward, when we open, there will be jobs created and the park will a...