Sou Chio Fai admits chance of new corridor with Hong Kong

The director of Higher Education Services (DSES), Sou Chio Fai, says that solutions are being analyzed for students who will study abroad next year. A new corridor with Hong Kong is one of the possibilities open. “We have to monitor the situation of students who are…

Hello, Mars? Macau listening

The progress of the first Chinese mission to Mars, launched last week is being monitored alongside a group of researchers from the University of Science and Technology of Macau (MUST, an acronym in English). Among them is André Antunes, a Portuguese biologist who’s…

Ho Iat Seng met with officials from Zhuhai

Chief Executive Ho Iat Seng met with the secretary of the Zhuhai Municipal Committee of the Chinese Communist Party (CCP), Yao Yisheng, to discuss strengthening joint cooperation with a view to preventing further outbreaks of the Covid-19 pandemic. The meeting, held on…

Light rail is safe, guarantees Macau government

The Secretary for Transport and Public Works, Raimundo do Rosário, defended on Thursday that the light rail “is safe” and that the four incidents recorded since the beginning of operation – on 10 December – were malfunctions, and they did not even have…

Macau: Distribution of masks now lasts 30 days

The new round of mask sales will start tomorrow. A Macao worker was found to be infected in Hong Kong, where he is located, and authorities believe the contagion happened in RAEHK The mask sale program is now made for a period of 30 days, instead of the current 10 days.

Tourism in Macau: International reopening perhaps only in 2021

The Director of Tourism Services, Helena de Senna Fernandes, predicts that Macau’s reopening to international tourism should only happen in the second half of next year. That was what she said yesterday, regarding the situation of tourism in Macau, in a lecture…

Measures will be taken to attract more tourists to Macau

Macau’s Secretary for Economy and Finance, Lei Wai Nong,said on July 29 that the government is planning the resumption of mainland China’s exit-visa system for independent travel to Macau, also known as the Individual Visit Scheme (IVS), but emphasized that…