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Privacy office fines beauty salon 110,000 patacas for telemarketing

The Personal Data Protection Office (GPDP) said in a statement Monday that it has fined a beauty parlour 110,000 patacas for violating the Personal Data Protection Law concerning the company’s telemarketing.

25 Jun, 2019

40 properties linked to ex-public works chief seized by prosecutors: report

The Public Prosecution Office (MP) has impounded 40 properties owned by or linked to former Lands, Public Works and Transport Bureau (DSSOPT) director Jaime Carion, his wife and a daughter

24 Jun, 2019

Visitors rise by 1/4 in May, daily average of 109,575

Macau’s visitor arrivals rose by 25.6 percent year-on-year to 3.39 million last month, the Statistics and Census Bureau (DSEC) has announced.

24 Jun, 2019

Inflation slows to 2.69 pct in May

Macau’s composite consumer price index (CPI) rose 2.69 percent last month, slowing down by a 0.08 percentage point from the 2.77 growth recorded in April.

24 Jun, 2019

Macau’s GDP to shrink by 0.3% in 2019, EIU says

Macau will end 2019 with an economic contraction of 0.3%, contrary to the previous forecast for GDP growth of 3.2% in 2019, according to a forecast from the Economist Intelligence Unit (EIU) released on Friday.

21 Jun, 2019

Macau, Jiangmen to co-promote GBA: govt

Alexis Tam said that the Outline Development Plan for the Guangdong-Hong Kong-Macau Greater Bay Area (GBA) is providing “a more concrete foundation and a wider platform” for cooperation between Macau and Jiangmen.

21 Jun, 2019

Government collects views on eco-assessment for Zona A to Zone B tunnel project

The Macau government started to collect opinions and suggestions from the public Thursday on the report of the ongoing environmental assessment of an undersea tunnel project between the land reclamation areas known as Zone A and Zone B, the Lands, Public Works and Transport Bureau (DSSOPT) said in a statement . According to the statement, … Continue reading "Government collects views on eco-assessment for Zona A to Zone B tunnel project"

21 Jun, 2019

Public welcome to visit Ho’s CE campaign office: campaign chief

Members of the public are welcome to visit Ho Iat Seng’s chief executive campaign office, the official representative of his election campaign.

21 Jun, 2019

Macau-Portugal extradition deal excludes political crimes

The Macau-Portugal agreement on the extradition of fugitive offenders excludes those wanted for political crimes or facing capital punishment.

20 Jun, 2019

112 school bullying cases in 6 months: govt

The Education and Youth Affairs Bureau recorded 112 bullying cases in local schools during the current school year until February this year.

20 Jun, 2019

Ho launches CE candidacy with ‘strong sense of mission’

Legislative Assembly (AL) President Ho Iat Seng formally announced his bid for chief executive on Tuesday, in “a strong desire and sense of mission” to serve the nation, and Macau and its residents.

19 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

Ho to present CE election platform this morning

Legislative Assembly (AL) President Ho Iat Seng will present his chief executive election platform during a press conference at Macau Tower this morning.

18 Jun, 2019

Hundreds celebrate Guan Di’s birthday

The Macau General Union of Neighbourhood Associations (known in Cantonese as Kai Fong) hosted an event at Kam Pek Community Centre in Avenida de Almeida Ribeiro yesterday to celebrate the birthday of Guan Di, the god of war. Hundreds of people attended the one-day event and filled the auditorium with a lively atmosphere. The Chinese … Continue reading "Hundreds celebrate Guan Di’s birthday"

18 Jun, 2019

Survey finds 60 pct of dads are under pressure

About 60 percent of local dads are under rather high pressure, with money, work and family being the biggest causes of stress, according to survey conducted by the Collective Wisdom Policy Centre.

17 Jun, 2019

Voter turnout for CE Election Committee reaches 87 pct

A total of 5,001 voters representing over 500 associations elected 344 members of the 400-member Chief Executive Election Committee among 350 candidates – just six more than the number of seats available.

17 Jun, 2019

Macau’s top lawyer backs HK’s anti-extradition bill protesters

Macau Lawyers Association (AAM) President Jorge Neto Valente said that if he had been in Hong Kong last Sunday, he would have supported the protesters against the (the Hong Kong government’s proposed extradition) law.”

14 Jun, 2019

Govt holds mock vote for CE Election Committee

The Chief Executive Electoral Affairs Commission started Thursday two days of mock voting for the members of the Chief Executive Election Committee.

14 Jun, 2019

BRI to create jobs for 21,000 Filipinos: Chan

The central government’s Belt and Road Initiative (BRI) will create employment for up to 21,000 people in the Philippines, Secretary for Administration and Justice Sónia Chan Hoi Fan said.

13 Jun, 2019

Govt invites bids for Qingmao border checkpoint footbridge

The Infrastructure Development Office (GDI) has launched a public tender for the design and construction of a footbridge connecting the future Qingmao border checkpoin and the new Ilha Verde Building public housing estate, according to an announcement by the office that was published in the Official Gazette yesterday. The Ilha Verde Building subsidised home-ownership scheme … Continue reading "Govt invites bids for Qingmao border checkpoint footbridge"

13 Jun, 2019