Food & Beverage | Entrepreneur sees ‘big potential’ for takeaway business in Macau

Led by Paylo Lysenko, the Daily Fit is a consultancy that delivers takeaway and delivery meals to the customer’s door. The project has met with

Self-driving boats: The next tech transportation race

Self-driving cars may not hit the road in earnest for many years - but autonomous boats could be just around the pier. Spurred in part by

Every vote counts when the system is controversial

Every vote counts. This oft-repeated mantra is perhaps nowhere truer than in the case of Macau’s unusual voting method for the 14 directly elected

HK Finance chief warns again of property risk as Fed acts

Hong Kong’s Financial Secretary Paul Chan warned potential buyers to be careful buying property in the world’s most expensive housing market, as moves by the Federal

Q&A | Sean Duca VP, Asia pacific, Palo Alto Networks: ‘Cyber risk is a real challenge’

A Palo Alto Networks survey has shown that Asia Pacific organizations are having difficulty keeping up with cybersecurity technologies, products and solutions. For such organizations, ensuring

AL election | Ng’s campaign continues ‛Macau People, Macau Land’ appeals

Ng Kuok Cheong, who heads the Associação de Próspero Macau Democrático (APMD) group (number three on Sunday’s legislative election ballot) will continue to pursue universal suffrage

Trump said to visit China in November amid North Korea spat

U.S. President Donald Trump will visit China in November, a person familiar with his plans said, as tensions flare on the Korean peninsula due to Pyongyang’s

Taiwan democracy activist pleads guilty in Chinese trial

A Taiwanese pro-democracy activist pleaded guilty yesterday in a Chinese court to subverting the power of the state, but his wife dismissed the trial as “a political

Terrorism | US commemorates 9/11; ceremony at ground zero

Holding photos and reading names of loved ones lost 16 years ago, 9/11 victims’ relatives marked the anniversary of the attacks at ground zero yesterday with

AL election | Angela Leong wants Macau propelled by a responsible gaming industry

Nova União para Desenvolvimento de Macau, led by lawmaker Angela Leong, has proposed eight topics for their platform, ranging from economic to cultural development of Macau. Leong’s

Singapore | Only one candidate qualifies in presidential race

Singapore is likely to have its first female president, with only one candidate qualifying yesterday for an election limited to members of the minority Malay community.

Ho Chio Meng’s appeal attempt denied

The decision by the Court of Final Appeal (TUI) concerning the case of former Public Prosecutor General Ho Chiu Meng is final, the Office of the President of TUI

Deadly Hurricane Irma plows into the Florida Keys

Announcing itself with roaring 130 mph winds, Hurricane Irma plowed into the mostly emptied-out Florida Keys yesterday for the start of what could be a slow, ruinous march up

Consumer Council ends inspection on “unfair trade” after Hato

The Consumer Council (CC) has ended its inspection operations on “unfair trade practices” reported by citizens after the passage of Typhoon Hato, the CC informed in a statement. Since

AL Election | Alliance for Change pushing for local youth development

Political party Alliance for Change, led by incumbent lawmaker Melinda Chan, is running in the elections for the third time, listed as No. 18. Their political platform for this

China’s ever-tighter web controls jolt companies, scientists

Frank Chen's e-commerce business has nothing to do with politics but he worries it might be sunk by the Communist Party's latest effort to control what the Chinese public

Animal rights | Horses die at MJC due to alleged negligence

A horse trainer at the Macau Jockey Club (MJC) has been fired from his job and fined HKD40,000 for negligence after two horses under his care

Typhoon Hato | Tax rebate for flooded vehicles to include backdate mechanism

Financial Services Bureau (DSF) director Iong Kong Leong has clarified that the proposed tax reduction on flooded or heavily damaged vehicles that are traded in for new