EconomyMacao

Will non-gaming ever make any money in Macau?

It is one of the dilemmas to be solved in the Macau economy: non-gaming is the solution to diversification or just help, although it costs a lot of money. Five years ago, Lawrence Ho, during an interview with the Macau Daily Times, said: “Non-gaming doesn’t make any…
Foodie PlatformMacao

Sustainable Gastronomy Day

June 18 was designated Sustainable Gastronomy Day, by resolution of the General Assembly of the United Nations (UN), in 2016 (with video) Reaffirming the relevance of gastronomy for sustainable development, the commemoration of the international date is part of global…
MacaoSociety

Flood prevention works may take more than four years

Works on the Inner Harbor to reduce the risk of flooding can take more than four years and cost up to 300 million MOP (US$37.5 million), said today (Tuesday) the chairman of a Legislative Assembly (AL) oversight committee. The President for Land Affairs and Public…
MacaoSociety

Macau on alert for tropical storm arrival

Macao’s Meteorological and Geophysical Services (SMG) today raised the alert level at 18:00 (11:00 in Lisbon) for what is the first tropical storm of the year to approach the territory. At 6 pm, when signal 3 was issued, the tropical depression was about 280…
MacaoPolitics

Three people detained in Macao on guard by Tiananmen

The Macao PSP detained three people during a vigil that took place, in the late afternoon, at the headquarters of the Union for Democratic Development. The news was advanced by TDM, which added that it was not possible to ascertain the reasons for the arrest, which took…
MacaoPolitics

Macau: Same security law as China imposes on Hong Kong

Macau activist Jason Chao on Tuesday said he believed the territory will voluntarily adopt the same national security law that China will impose in Hong Kong, especially the criminalisation of ties with foreign political organisations. “I think Macau’s…