CCAC report | Fong blamed for faulty typhoon forecasting procedures

The Commission Against Corruption (CCAC) yesterday issued an investigation report on the Macau Meteorological and Geophysical Bureau (SMG)’s typhoon forecasting procedures. The report states that the

Philippines | Five months of Marawi siege reveals city in ruins

Smoke wafted from the smoldering carcasses of buildings and houses, with the dome of a mosque blasted out with holes, as Philippine troops battled yesterday to

Social workers require accreditation

The Executive Council finished its analysis of a bill titled “Scheme of professional accreditation and registration for social workers,” which was released to journalists yesterday at the government’s headquarters.

EU human rights report finds Macau rule of law upheld

A report on human rights and democracy, released this week by the European Union, has found that the rights and fundamental freedoms of people in Macau continued to

Briefs | New Portuguese minister played important roles in Macau

Eduardo Cabrita, aged 61, has been announced as the new Portuguese interior minister, replacing former minister Constança Urbano de Sousa, who resigned two days ago in the

Portuguese revisit Macau in soap opera

A Portuguese film crew is currently in Macau to film a part of a new Portuguese TV drama. Produced by Plural Entertainment for the television station TVI,

MIF | Angola seeking investors for its primary sector resources

The growing trade of China with Angola has significantly increased in the first seven months of this year, amounting to USD10 billion – a 50 percent increase

Food safety | Flood-soaked milk powder supplier under investigation

News of the investigation was revealed to the media on Wednesday by a member of the Administration Committee of the Civic and Municipal Affairs Bureau (IACM), Ung Sau Hong,

Human resources | Sands China receives multiple recruitment awards

Sands China earned multiple awards for its recruitment practices in the Greater China region in 2017, the company said in a statement this week. In

Real Estate Matters | Property Tax And An Uncertain Future ?

The Macau Property Tax system is quite possibly just about to burst! We will get to the details of the tax system shortly. In the meantime, if

San Antonio Stars moving to Las Vegas, bought by MGM Resorts

Las Vegas is getting a WNBA franchise. The San Antonio Stars are moving to the gambling mecca after being bought by MGM Resorts International, the league said

19th Party Congress | Conflicted goals: Freer markets, more party control

China’s ruling Communist Party is expanding its role in business even as it promises freer markets and support for entrepreneurs on the eve of President

China’s steel boom stutters

Steel output in China sank from a record, sliding to the lowest level in at least six months, as the anti-pollution drive touted in President

Myanmar | Fire rips through luxury hotel, one body recovered

A fire gutted a luxury teakwood hotel popular with foreigners in Myanmar’s biggest city of Yangon before dawn yesterday, causing one death. Firefighters who carried a

Tillerson seeks stronger ties with India, chides China

Secretary of State Rex Tillerson called Wednesday for the U.S. and India to expand strategic ties. He also pointedly criticized China, which he accused of challenging

Spain ready to revoke Catalan autonomy

Spain’s government yesterday immediately rejected a threat by Catalonia’s leader to declare independence unless talks are held, calling a special Cabinet session for the weekend to activate

Letters from young Obama show a man trying to find his way

A young Barack Obama questioned his place in the world and his racial identity, agonized over whether he’d make enough money as a community organizer, and lamented

Offbeat | Some flowers create blue halo to say hello to foraging bees

Some flowers have found a nifty way to get the blues. They create a blue halo, apparently to attract the bees they need for pollination, scientists reported Wednesday.

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