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Beijing suggests Macau as venue for inking US-China trade deal: reports

Beijing has suggested Macau as a possible venue for signing the first-phase US-China trade deal after the Chilean government on Wednesday abruptly scrapped this month’s APEC summit because of unrest in the country.

1 Nov, 2019

#Politics

MGM China’s Q3 revenue rises 22%

MGM China said in a statement to the Hong Kong Stock Exchange that its total revenue grew by 22% year-on-year to HK$5.8 billion.

1 Nov, 2019

#Gaming

Sulu Sou discovers 1,600 surveillance camera figure may be much higher

Regarding the installation of 1,600 surveillance cameras, Sulu Sou has discovered that this figure actually refers to the number of locations, each of which may have more than one camera installed.

31 Oct, 2019

#Social Affairs

Lawmakers pass animal disease control bill

The Legislative Assembly passed the outline of a government-initiated animal disease control bill.

31 Oct, 2019

#Social Affairs

Chui to receive Macau report from top academy in Beijing

The Chief Executive will travel to Beijing to receive the findings of a study by the prestigious Chinese Academy of Social Sciences on local government.

31 Oct, 2019

#Social Affairs

Government renews Transmac, TCM deals for 14 months

The government has renewed the service contracts with the city’s two public bus operators — Transmac and TCM — for another 14 months.

30 Oct, 2019

#Social Affairs

SJM profit rises 9.6% in Jan-Sept

SJM Holdings announced its net profit rose 9.6% year-on-year to HK$2.4 billion in the first nine months.

30 Oct, 2019

#Gaming

Macau, Zhuhai police nab 76 loan sharks in joint operation

Loan-sharking gang controlled by a criminal organisation busted, with 76 suspects arrested.

30 Oct, 2019

#Crime

Time is ripe to consult public on urban renewal bill: Chan

“The time is ripe” for the government to launch a public consultation on the drafting of a bill regulating the city’s urban renewal process, after having studied the matter for a number of years.

29 Oct, 2019

#Social Affairs

Locals’ jobless rate rises to 2.5%

The unemployment rate of local residents rose 0.1 percentage point to 2.5% in the July-September survey period from the June-August period.

29 Oct, 2019

#Social Affairs

Non-resident workers rise 3.8% to 193,470

The number of non-resident workers rose by 3.8% year-on-year to 193,470 at the end of September.

29 Oct, 2019

#Social Affairs

Future government of Macau Chief Executive-designate Ho Iat Seng shrouded in total secrecy

Less than two months before Ho Iat Seng is sworn in as Macau’s Chief Executive, speculation has risen about who will be the next secretaries and senior officials in his government.

29 Oct, 2019

#Politics

Greater Bay Area could boost Macau’s role as a “knowledge centre”

Macau has an important role to play as a “knowledge centre” in the Guangdong-Hong Kong-Macau Greater Bay Area project.

29 Oct, 2019

#Social Affairs

Beijing approves Macau jurisdiction over checkpoint in Hengqin

Macau’s Lotus Flower checkpoint to be transferred from Cotai to Hengqin.

28 Oct, 2019

#Social Affairs

Chui to present budget bill to lawmakers next month

Chief Executive Fernando Chui Sai On will present his government’s work report for this year and budget bill for next year to lawmakers in the middle of next month.

28 Oct, 2019

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Cotai hospital nursing college completed: government

The construction of the nursing college building of the public hospital project in Cotai ⁠— Cotai Health Complex ⁠— has been completed.

25 Oct, 2019

#Social Affairs

Vice Premier Han meets, praises 3 groups from Macau

First Vice Premier Han Zheng met with a delegation from Macau at the Great Hall of the People in Beijing.

25 Oct, 2019

#Social Affairs

DSEJ working to extend Continuing Education Subsidy

The possibility of an extension to the government’s Continuing Education Subsidy Program is being considered.

25 Oct, 2019

#Social Affairs

Macau’s 1st Ikea store to open in Taipa next year

The first local IKEA store will open in Taipa in the first quarter of next year.

24 Oct, 2019

#Business

Macau & S Korea sign accords on fugitive offenders’ transfer, mutual legal assistance

Macau and South Korea signed an agreement on the transfer of fugitive offenders and an agreement on mutual legal assistance.

24 Oct, 2019

#Politics