Politics

State Council designates Ho Iat Seng as next CE

Ho Iat Seng is Chief Executive-designate of Macau — Ho will be sworn into office on December 20.

5 Sep, 2019

Auditors slam government’s public servant central recruitment method

Commission of Audit criticises the Public Administration and Civil Service Bureau for its “unreasonably low efficiency” in recruiting public servants through its centralised recruitment method.

4 Sep, 2019

Electoral body confirms single list for business-sector by-election

A single list has been confirmed for the by-election of a business sector seat in the Legislative Assembly on November 24.

3 Sep, 2019

CE election result published in Official Gazette

Macau's fifth chief executive election results hav already been verified last month.

3 Sep, 2019

Sole candidate for by-election confirmed

There is only one nominated candidate for the Legislative Assembly’s AL by-election — this is in relation to the seat allocated for the industrial, commercial and financial sector.

2 Sep, 2019

Chui vows to fully support Ho in forming new team

Fernando Chui Sai On's government fully supports meeting the needs of the Ho Iat Seng in forming his new government team.

27 Aug, 2019

Carrie Lam congratulates Ho on election

Carrie Lam Cheng Yuet-ngor congratulated Ho Iat Seng on his election as Macau’s next chief executive, with expectations of strengthening ties between the two special administrative regions.

27 Aug, 2019

Much more freedom after return to motherland: Ho

Ho Iat Seng said that locals have been enjoying much more freedom after Macau’s return to China in 1999.

26 Aug, 2019

Liaison Office & CE congratulate Ho on election victory

The Central People’s Government Liaison Office in Macau and Chief Executive Fernando Chui Sai On issued separate statements to congratulate Ho Iat Seng.

26 Aug, 2019

Profile: Ho Iat Seng, Macau’s chief executive-designate

Ho Iat Seng was elected on Sunday as the fifth-term chief executive of Macau Special Administrative Region (SAR), awaiting appointment of China's central government.

25 Aug, 2019

Ho Iat Seng elected Macau’s Chief Executive-designate

Ho Iat Seng elected as Macao's chief executive-designate.

25 Aug, 2019

Chui keen to strengthen ties with Japan

Closer ties between Macau and Japan being called for.

14 Aug, 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

Ho announces political platform

Ho Iat Seng's political platform is to focuses on economy and people’s livelihood.

12 Aug, 2019

Ho pledges to streamline public administration

Chief executive candidate Ho Iat Seng — if he succeeds in his election bid — will streamline Macau’s public administration system.

11 Aug, 2019

Ho calls for ‘healthy’ development of gaming sector

Chief executive candidate Ho Iat Seng called for the “healthy” development of the gaming industry and also for tightening its supervision.

11 Aug, 2019

Banker-cum-civic leader elected legislature’s 2nd secretary

Alan Ho Ion Sang was elected second secretary of the executive board of the Legislative Assembly.

8 Aug, 2019

Sonia Chan says current election systems ‘suitable for Macau’

The current systems to elect the chief executive and legislators are suitable for Macau.

7 Aug, 2019

Government drops bill on MOP 60 billion ‘sovereign wealth fund’

The controversial bill proposing the transfer of MOP 60 billion for setting-up MSAR Investment and Development Fund is to be withdrawn from Wednesday's plenary session agenda.

6 Aug, 2019

By-election budget set at 3.28 million patacas: govt

The overall budget for November’s by-election of an indirectly-elected seat in the Legislative Assembly has been set at 3.28 million patacas.

2 Aug, 2019