Culture

Government marks ‘Double Celebration’ with fire & mist-breathing Dragon-Horse

A parade to celebrate this year’s “Double Celebration” will be led by a mechanical installation called the “Spirit of the Dragon-Horse”.

20 Nov, 2019

Cultural sector has become real business: Tam

Macau’s cultural industry has developed in a way that it has gradually joined the business sector.

12 Nov, 2019

Cultural Industries Fund has paid out 0.5 billion patacas since in 2014

The Cultural Industries Fund (FIC) has disbursed 502 million patacas for 256 cultural and creative industries projects since 2014 until the end of last month.

7 Nov, 2019

‘Macao Hub’ at CIIE promotes city’s ‘centre & platform role

An exhibition area at the 2nd China International Import Expo in Shanghai aims to promote Macau’s role as an international centre and platform.

6 Nov, 2019

Nazi comedy ‘Jojo Rabbit’ to open film & awards festival

Taika Waititi-directed film will open this year’s International Film Festival & Awards Macau taking place on December 5-10.

6 Nov, 2019

MSAR anniversary & zodiac notes available for collection

The banknotes for the 20th anniversary of Macau’s return to the motherland, and the four previously issued zodiac banknotes are ready for collection by registered local residents.

22 Oct, 2019

Government to consider twelve items for Macau’s Intangible Cultural Heritage list

The Cultural Affairs Bureau announced that the final list of twelve items for Macau's Intangible Cultural Heritage will be announced by the end of this year.

9 Oct, 2019

Japan won the 2019 Macao International Fireworks Contest

Japan won the 30th Macao International Fireworks Display Contest, announced today the Macau Government Tourism Office (MGTO).

6 Oct, 2019

Many liked St. Paul’s Ruins mapping show: Tam

The government will strengthen its communication with Macau’s Roman-Catholic diocese and related groups before it launches another mapping show on the city’s religious and other landmarks in the future.

4 Oct, 2019

Cultural Week adds Brazilian Cinema to program

The program and schedule for the 11th Cultural Week of China and Portuguese-speaking Countries will kick off on October 12 at the Macau Fisherman’s Wharf.

26 Sep, 2019

Seac Pai Van Library opens

A new public library in the Community Complex in Coloane’s sprawling Seac Pai Van public housing estate opened on Tuesday.

25 Sep, 2019

FM chief vows to further promote ‘Macaology’

Macau Foundation has always “highly valued” research about Macau by the academia, studying and exploring its development patterns.

6 Sep, 2019

Chui praises ‘great revolutionary’ Mao Zedong

Chief Executive Chui said that Mao Zedong was a “great revolutionary, strategist and theorist”.

2 Sep, 2019

Building up culture is ‘crucial’ for GBA: Chui

The sustainable development of the GBA needs to be backed by “a stable recognition of cultural identity”.

13 Aug, 2019

Macau hosts CAST Innovation Contest for the 1st time

The prestigious China Adolescents Science & Technology (CAST) Innovation Contest was hosted by Macau for the first time.

26 Jul, 2019

Happy Heads can’t resist strong winds

The ‘Happy Heads’, an outdoor installation placed in Praça de Jorge Alvares in Nam Van, was damaged by strong winds and temporarily removed for safety reasons, according to the creators of the artwork.

3 Jul, 2019

CCAC slams public works, cultural affairs officials for failing to protect llha Verde

The Commission Against Corruption (CCAC) slammed the Lands, Public Works and Transport Bureau (DSSOPT) for having failed to strictly comply with the Urban Planning Law when it approved private development projects in llha Verde district.

25 Jun, 2019

Consul-general says Japan will learn from Macau’s integrated resort sector

Japanese Consul-General Mitsuhiro Wada, who holds the rank of ambassador, said yesterday that Japan should learn from Macau’s experience in running the integrated resorts rather than be gaming industry rivals as Japan is preparing to open casino resorts. Wada made the comment while speaking to The Macau Post Daily at the opening of the Japan Pavilion, organised … Continue reading "Consul-general says Japan will learn from Macau’s integrated resort sector"

19 Jun, 2019

‘Art Macao’ aims to enrich locals’ spiritual life: Tam

Secretary for Social Affairs and Culture Alexis Tam Chon Weng said Thursday the aim of the citywide “Art Macao” festival was to enrich the residents’ spiritual life and to enhance visitors’ cultural experience.

7 Jun, 2019

Kiang Wu donates 13 properties to govt for heritage preservation

The Kiang Wu Hospital Charitable Association (KWHCA) Monday donated 13 properties in Pátio da Eterna Felicidade (“Courtyard of Eternal Happiness”) and Rua da Tercena to the government to be developed into a cultural and leisure area.

4 Jun, 2019