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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

#Social Affairs

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bill proposing the transfer of MOP 60 billion for setting-up MSAR Investment and Development Fund is to be withdrawn from Wednesday's plenary session agenda.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

#Economy

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

#Social Affairs

Rosário outlines improvements to public works’ typhoon readiness

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

6 Aug, 2019

#Social Affairs

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

#Social Affairs

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

#Social Affairs

Regulator lowers discount window rate to 2.5%

Macau’s discount window base rate has been lowered by 25 basis points to 2.5%

2 Aug, 2019

#Economy

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

#Politics

PLA garrison vows to ‘unswervingly’ protect Macau

Commander Xu Liangcai pointed out that this year marks the 20th anniversary of the stationing of a garrison of the People’s Liberation Army in Macau.

2 Aug, 2019

#Politics

Macau casino revenues fall 3.5% in July

Gross gaming revenue (GGR) in Macau casinos dropped 3.5 percent in July from a year earlier, according to data released today by the Gaming Inspection and Coordination Bureau (DICJ) .

1 Aug, 2019

#Gaming

Macau at a standstill for almost 12 hours by Typhoon Wipha

Macau was at a standstill for 11 and a half hours due to the passage of Typhoon Wipha.

1 Aug, 2019

#Social Affairs

SJM ‘strives’ to finish Grand Lisboa Palace construction by year-end

Complete construction of Grand Lisboa Palace integrated resort in Cotai scheduled by the end of this year.

31 Jul, 2019

#Gaming

HK protests have no impact on local tourism: MGTO

Hong Kong’s weeks-long protests have had no impact on Macau’s tourism industry, which saw a 20% increase in visitor arrivals in the first half of this year.

31 Jul, 2019

#Tourism

Mainland, Macau & HK ink GBA airspace pact

The civil aviation authorities of the mainland, Hong Kong and Macau signed a cooperation agreement for the Greater Bay Area.

31 Jul, 2019

#Social Affairs

Macau as base for Church’s evangelisation in Asia

Vatican established a major seminary in Macau on Monday as the base for evangelisation in the whole of Asia.

31 Jul, 2019

#Social Affairs

Home swap project complete in ‘several years’: urban company

Peter Lam Kam Seng expects the government’s “home swap” housing project to be completed in “several years”.

30 Jul, 2019

#Social Affairs

Rosário takes 22 lawmakers on their 1st LRT ride

Raimundo do Rosário invited lawmakers to take their first ride on the Light Rail Transit system on Monday.

30 Jul, 2019

#Social Affairs

Student caught with over 15,000 upskirt photos & videos

A local student arrested at the weekend for taking upskirt photos and videos.

30 Jul, 2019

#Crime

Chui hopes athletes perform at their best at 2nd National Youth Games

A group of young athletes will be competing at the 2nd National Youth Games in Taiyuan starting next Thursday and ending on August 18.

30 Jul, 2019

#Social Affairs

Macau ferry services suspended Sunday night over violent HK protests

Ferry services between Macau and Sheung Wan were suspended again Sunday night.

29 Jul, 2019

#Social Affairs