News

Xi to arrive on Wednesday for 3-day visit

President Xi Jinping will visit Macau from Wednesday to Friday.

16 Dec, 2019

#Politics

Macau-HK ferry sailings reduced to every 30 minutes

Ferry sailings between Hong Kong and Macau will be reduced to just once every 30 minutes from today until Saturday.

16 Dec, 2019

#Social Affairs

LRT boasts 68,800 passengers in 1st 3 days

The Taipa section of the Light Rail Transit had 68,800 passengers in the first three days of its operation.

16 Dec, 2019

#Social Affairs

Macao varsity looks to lead higher education in western PRD

The University of Macau is determined to take the lead in higher education and research in the western Pearl River Delta.

16 Dec, 2019

#Social Affairs

President Xi to attend Macau’s 20th return anniversary celebration

President Xi Jinping will be in Macau from Dec 18 to 20 to attend a gathering marking the 20th anniversary of the return of the Portuguese administration of Macau to China.

14 Dec, 2019

#Politics

New border between Macau and Zhuhai will decrease crossing time

The construction of the new border between Macau and Zhuhai on Hengqin Island is expected to be finished by Dec 20-the 20th anniversary of Macau’s return to China.

14 Dec, 2019

#Economy

Chui praises public servants for their contributions

Chief Executive Fernando Chui Sai On urged all public servants to “fully support” the future administration.

13 Dec, 2019

#Politics

Macau’s achievements illustrate vitality of ‘One Country, Two Systems’: envoy

Macau’s development achievements over the past 20 years have demonstrated the vitality of "One Country, Two Systems," a senior Chinese diplomat said.

13 Dec, 2019

#Economy

Schoolgirl, teacher die in suspected suicide in inn

The Judiciary Police announced a suspected suicide case in which a 16-year-old schoolgirl and a 35-year-old man, both locals, were found lying dead in a guestroom.

13 Dec, 2019

#Social Affairs

Macau economy expected to post growth of 5.2% in 2019, EIU says

Macau’s economy will contract at a rate of 5.2% in 2019, according to the latest forecasts from the Economist Intelligence Unit (EIU), which refer to 2021 as the year in which the territory will return to positive growth rates.

12 Dec, 2019

#Economy

Glória Ung returns to IPIM after one year suspension of duties

After more than a one year suspension from her duties in IPIM Glória Batalha Ung returned to the institution to work in the Department of Economic and Commercial Promotion with Lusophone markets.

12 Dec, 2019

#Economy

Ho appoints 8 new ExCo members, keeps 3

The Office of the 5th Chief Executive has announced its list of the 11 members of the Executive Council.

12 Dec, 2019

#Politics

Fringe festival to bring ‘alternative urban cultural experience’

From flash mobs to a murder mystery tour, speed-dating to paper theatre, Macau City Fringe Festival will take place next month.

12 Dec, 2019

#Culture

Give Me Liberty wins Best Film for international category at IFFAM

American film Give Me Liberty won Best Film in the International Competition category at the 4th International Film Festival Awards – Macau (IFFAM), topping nine other films. As for the New Chinese Cinema category, Dwelling in the Fuchun Mountains was awarded Best Film.

11 Dec, 2019

#Culture

LRT opens with much excitement, just one minor glitch

Residents were keen to try out their free-of-charge LRT rides on the Taipa section of the long-delayed Light Rail Transit when it finally started operating Tuesday afternoon.

11 Dec, 2019

#Social Affairs

Baidu chief to give talk at UM on autonomous driving: UM

Zhang Yaqin, president of Beijing-based internet giant Baidu, will be giving a lecture on “Advances in Autonomous Driving” on Monday at the University of Macau.

11 Dec, 2019

#Business

Secretary Alexis Tam to become head of Macau office in Portugal

Secretary for Social Affairs and Culture, Alexis Tam Chon Weng, will be the new head of the Macau Economic and Commercial Delegation in Portugal headquartered in Lisbon.

10 Dec, 2019

#Politics

Upholding ‘One Country, Two Systems’ to keep Macau’s long-term prosperity, stability: Ho lat Seng

Ho Iat Seng: Since its return to the motherland 20 years ago, Macau has made great strides in economic development and achieved prosperity and stability.

10 Dec, 2019

#Video

Macau plays important role in Sino-Portuguese relations

Macau plays an important role in Sino-Portuguese bilateral relations, and it has achieved remarkable development in various fields over the past 20 years, said Paulo Cunha Alves, consul general of Portugal in the Macau Special Administrative Region.

10 Dec, 2019

#Social Affairs

Macau’s first-ever railway to start today

The Taipa section of the long-delayed Light Rail Transit will finally start its service.

10 Dec, 2019

#Social Affairs