Jack Black

was awarded the Medal of Merit in Tourism– state recognition – by Chui Sai On not long ago, in 2011. Now he is behind bars in pre-trial detention waiting

Jack Black

Local expert, Ben Lee, reckons on a couple of ways forward: either the holding about 60 percent of the VIP market will absorb the smaller fish or will be

Diversification, the hard way

There’s no way around it. Beijing has sent a clear message this week that Macau has to diversify its economy no matter what. Now, there is the soft way – we

Editorial: Game on

Chui Sai On’s speech was short and concise; he basically introduced his brand new team and promised to do better in his next term. He understood the spotlight yesterday should

Taxi driver

“I do not think it is melodramatic to say it might only be a matter of time before someone is killed in an incident with a Macau taxi driver.”

Warnings

“Early morning Manhattan, / Ocean winds blow on the land. / The Movie-Palace is now undone, / The all-night watchmen have had their fun. / Sleeping cheaply on the midnight

Mahjong, Hong Kong, CY Leung

“Now Hong Kong people are to run Hong Kong; that is the promise and that is the unshakeable destiny.” To be rich is glorious,” didn’t Deng Xiaoping say, although

Who do I call?

I live above the 20th floor in a building in Taipa, opposite Near Hengqin. From my windows, I have quite a view overseeing HQ mountains with its vivid green at this

Providence

“Our privilege and mission is to introduce to a university environment where they learn to analyze, question, evaluate and decide in the context of consciously assimilated values and culture.” Fr

Chui time

Sunday’s massive protests on the streets of Macau were not about the development of democracy, not about Tiananmen, not about politics. They were about the economy (stupid). The “White-for-Withdrawal movement” asking

Chui? Who’s Chui?

Macau’s politics never ceases to surprise us. Yesterday, local newspaper Ponto Final carried a “disturbing” headline, Ho Sut Heng may not support Chui Sai On. Ms Ho is the President of the

Animal farm

If the (draft) law (on animal rights) is more specific, if it only applies to pets like in Hong Kong, then maybe it would be adequate to Macau’s reality.” The above