MacaoSociety

Covid-19 has shrunken Macau's Islamic community

The pandemic that is plaguing the world has reduced the number of Muslims residing in Macau and affected the period of Ramadan, when the Government ordered the closure of Macau’s religious spaces for a month PLATAFORMA was invited to appear, on a Friday, at the…
MacaoPortugal

Macau: Majority of students do not want to return to Portugal

Most of the 178 students residing in Macau who are enrolled in higher education institutions in Portugal do not intend to return to the country this school year, the authorities of the territory said on Thursday. The head of the Division of Support to Students of Higher…
MacaoSociety

First plane to Europe takes 183 students

This morning, the first plane that transports 183 students from Macau to Europe left. The aircraft with full capacity This first flight connects Macau to London. Students who do not have the United Kingdom as their country to pursue their studies must then, by their own…
MacaoSociety

Residents start paying second quarantine

The Government of Macau now only guarantees a quarantine at no cost to residents of the designated hotels. As of September 1, anyone who makes a second medical observation has to pay 5,600 patacas, Betty Fok, of the Tourism Bureau, announced this afternoon. “As the…
EconomyMacao

Turnover fell to less than half

The turnover of retail trade in Macau fell 52.8 percent in annual terms in the first half, according to data now revealed by the Directorate of Statistics and Census Services (DSEC), which justify the break with the pandemic of coronavirus. Between January and June, the…