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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

Government authorises CEM to build, manage utility tunnels

CEM allowed to construct and manage the city’s utility tunnels.

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

Housing tops Macau’s livelihood concerns

Macau residents are most dissatisfied with the housing situation of today.

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

No need to be ‘overly pessimistic’ over yuan-US dollar exchange rate: Ip

Due to the impact of the Sino-US trade war, the yuan’s exchange rate would float in the short run.

9 Aug, 2019

Lawmakers pass bill on plastic bag charge scheme

Government-initiated bill passed on the implementation of a plastic carrier bag charge scheme for retail businesses in Macau.

9 Aug, 2019

Lawmakers pass social housing bill — individual applicants must be at least 23 years old

Government-initiated bill passed on social rental housing — individual applicant for a social housing unit must be aged at least 23, while the representative of a household applying for a social housing unit must be at least 18 years old.

9 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

Government briefs central district body on GBA development

GBA Outline Development Plan introduced to the Central District Social Services Consultative Committee with the aim of encouraging local people to familiarise themselves with the 11-city conurbation project.

8 Aug, 2019

Lawmakers pass bill on trade in rough diamonds

Bill passed enabling Macau to formally engage in the international trade in rough diamonds.

8 Aug, 2019

Government aware that suicide remains an issue

Alexis Tam assured lawmakers that the government was working to prevent suicide, although he admitted that many cases were unpreventable.

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

Macau Foundation launches Macau Memory website

An online platform containing various forms of historical materials related to Macau was launched on Tuesday for public access.

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

MTR hires over 570 staff for LRT operation: GIT chief

Hong Kong’s MTR Corporation will operate Macau’s Light Rail Transit for at least five years and has already hired over 570 staff.

6 Aug, 2019

Rosário outlines improvements to public works’ typhoon readiness

Outlined improvements are being made for public works' typhoon readiness.

6 Aug, 2019

4th Macau-Taipa bridge to cost up to MOP 6.79 billion

The design and construction of the fourth Macau-Taipa link will cost up to MOP 6.79 billion.

5 Aug, 2019

Chui urges youths to be patriotic, seize nation’s development opportunities

Macau’s youngsters urged to love their country and seize opportunities provided by nation’s development.

5 Aug, 2019