Secretary for Administration and Justice Sonia Chan Hoi Fan reassured the public yesterday that the government-drafted national anthem bill - which is currently under review by a standing committee of the legislature - will not affect Macau’s press freedom after the bill becomes law.
18 Jan, 2019
Fitch Ratings Inc. announced yesterday that it has affirmed Macau’s long-term foreign-currency issue default rating (IDR) at “AA” with a stable outlook.
20 Dec, 2018
The government Wednesday launched a 45-day public consultation on the drafting of a bill regulating the tapping of telephones during police investigations into criminal cases.
27 Sep, 2018
The government said Wednesday that it did not rule out the possibility that Super Typhoon Mangkhut that is making its way to the city would have an impact on Macau as large as last year’s deadly Super Typhoon Hato.
13 Sep, 2018
Legislative Assembly (AL) President Ho Iat Seng said Monday that there was no political motive behind the legislature’s decision not to renew the employment contracts of two of the legislature’s legal advisors.
11 Sep, 2018
Secretary for Economy and Finance Leong Vai Tac said Thursday that local young professionals who are working and studying in the Guangdong-Hong Kong-Macau Greater Bay Area (GBA) region should grab the opportunities available to develop themselves, and contribute to the country’s development.
7 Sep, 2018
The Health Bureau (SSM) said in a statement Tuesday that it recorded the first locally-infected dengue fever this year.
20 Jun, 2018
The Hong Kong-Zhuhai-Macau Bridge (HZMB) is scheduled to open in the third quarter of this year. By then, an inter-city bus service will also be available, giving the public another commuting option.
30 May, 2018
The Macau government has been authorised by the central government to participate in the nation’s poverty alleviation projects, according to a statement by the Spokesperson’s Office of the Macau Special Administrative Region (MSAR) Government.
21 May, 2018
Liaison Office of the Central People’s Government in Macau Deputy Director Chen Sixi said yesterday that external powers were trying to introduce Hong Kong-style advocacy of independence to Macau
5 Mar, 2018
The new Maritime Areas Basic Law bill includes a legal provision that prevents any possible construction projects within the the 85-square-kilometer area from being used for any gaming-related activities, the spokesperson of the Executive Council (ExCo) Leong Heng Teng said Tuesday during a press conference
20 Dec, 2017
The government is now allowing Internet service providers (ISP) to set up their own WiFi hotspots in outdoor areas on the condition that they set aside capacity for the government to provide free WiFi to the public.
22 Sep, 2017
In the first eight months of 2017, Macau received 21,348,656 tourists, up by 4.4 percent year-on-year.
22 Sep, 2017
Director Raymond Tam Vai Man to be appointed director of the Meteorological and Geophysical Bureau (SMG) for a one-year term while remaining in his existing post.
21 Sep, 2017
The leveling of the surface on the main part of the Hong Kong-Zhuhai-Macau Bridge has now been completed, the bridge authority announced on the weekend.
31 Jul, 2017
The government will urge CTM to further lower its leased line and International Direct Dialling (IDD) service charges this year.
21 Jul, 2017
A record 195 candidates are running in the upcoming direct election of 14 seats in the legislature, Legislative Assembly Electoral Affairs Committee (CAEAL) President Tong Hio Fong said on Wednesday.
13 Jul, 2017
Judiciary Police (PJ) officers escort some of the 15 suspected casino loan-sharking gang members to a vehicle outside the PJ headquarters in Zape on Tuesday.
12 Jul, 2017
Financial Intelligence Office Director Ng Man Seong said that the Know Your Customer (KYC) security feature installed in the city’s ATMs will enhance the government’s ability to exchange information on money laundering and suspicious transactions with the mainland authorities.
7 Jul, 2017