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Ho vows Macau to continue ‘One Country, Two Systems’ with local characteristics

Chief Executive-designate pledged that he will solve the “historical issue” of the current gaming concession and sub-concession model.

13 Sep, 2019

MUST makes world ranking debut, overtaking UM

The Macau University of Science and Technology has made the Times Higher Education World University Rankings for the first time, becoming the top-rated university in Macau.

13 Sep, 2019

Schools to face mandatory suspension under new rainstorm warning

Schools will be mandatorily suspended when the new Level 3 rainstorm warning is put into effect.

13 Sep, 2019

GP Committee says circuit to get upgrades, extra safety measures

The Guia Circuit will be upgraded and additional safety measures will be installed for this year’s Grand Prix.

13 Sep, 2019

Ho lat Seng vows to unite Macau society to take part in national development

Macau’s incoming chief executive has pledged to unite Macau society and lead Macau to participate in the nation’s development.

12 Sep, 2019

Xi urges Ho to grasp Macau’s real situation & country’s strategic development needs

President Xi Jinping called for Chief Executive-designate Ho Iat Seng to accurately grasp Macau’s real situation and the country’s strategic development needs.

12 Sep, 2019

Financial reserves reach 571.7 billion in June

Macau’s financial reserves increased by 2.4 billon patacas.

12 Sep, 2019

Mainland becomes pupils’ 1st choice for higher education: survey

Survey shows about 40% of local senior high school pupils chose to study at the mainland's universities for higher education.

12 Sep, 2019

President Xi Jinping receives Ho Iat Seng in Beijing

President Xi Jinping congratulates newly appointed Chief Executive Ho Iat Seng in Beijing.

11 Sep, 2019

Ho says still listening to opinions on choosing policy secretaries

Ho Iat Seng is still listening to opinions from civil society about his selection of the government’s five policy secretaries in his upcoming administration.

11 Sep, 2019

MGM chief expects better gaming business next year

Gaming revenue in the second half of this year was affected by negative growth.

11 Sep, 2019

GGCT says no warning issued for travellers to avoid HK

The Tourism Crisis Management Office has never issued a warning for travellers to avoid Hong Kong.

11 Sep, 2019

Government spat escalates over ‘many failures’ of public recruitment

Director of the Public Administration and Civil Service Bureau Kou Peng Kuan's response regarding the audit report has prompted a new reply from the Commission of Audit.

11 Sep, 2019

Lionel Leong warns economic headwinds to persist into Q3

Macau will continue to face economic headwinds into the third quarter, following dual revelations in past weeks that August gross gaming revenue dropped the fastest this year and that the city has officially entered recession.

10 Sep, 2019

Plastic carrier bags to cost 1 pataca: gazette

Retail outlets must charge customers one pataca for each bag from November 18 onwards.

10 Sep, 2019

UM drafting ‘smart mobility’ plan to tackle traffic woes

AI and big data can help transform Macau into a smart city.

10 Sep, 2019

UM receives record number of applications

From increased international reputation and quality, the University of Macau is attracting a rising number of students from around the world.

9 Sep, 2019

Leong vows to lift PPRD cooperation to ‘new level’

Macau will strengthen cooperation with Pan-Pearl River Delta provinces and regions to benefit together from GBA opportunities.

9 Sep, 2019

Taxi group applies for fare hike, wants 22 patacas for flag fall

The Macau Taxi Association has applied to the government for a fare hike.

9 Sep, 2019

Government urges teachers not to promote their own political views in classrooms

Local teachers urged not to promote their own political views in classrooms.

6 Sep, 2019