Legendary plane makes Macau stopover

Boarding the Douglas DC-3 is like returning to the era of black and white movies, when commercial aviation was making its first steps. A model of

Q&A | Rocio Medina – Vice President, Worldwide Nutrition Training: ‘We are living in an epidemic of bad nutrition and obesity’

Former nutrition and obesity professor Rocio Medina, who is one of the designers of a new study program to train professionals in the field at

Illegal inn probe finds several crimes

Acting on a tip-off of an alleged illegal inn operating in the NAPE area, the Public Security Police Force (PSP) investigated the premises and found that not

Rotaract Club of Macau awards trip to Nepal for best project

The 15th Goodwill Ambassador Program organized by the Rotaract Club of Macau has closed by unveiling the winning team, which won a trip to Nepal. The presentation

Second China Space Day marked with astronaut lecture

Macau marked the second anniversary of China’s Space Day yesterday by holding an educational session to promote interest in  astronomy  among young students.

Hong Kong | MTR Airport Express chief requests fee hike

MTR Corporation Chairman Frederick Ma has defended the proposed introduction of fare hikes in Hong Kong’s Airport Express MTR, stating that it is the first fee hike

Briefs | UM to confer honorary doctorate on Nobel laureate

The University of Macau (UM) will confer the Doctor of Science honoris causa on physics Nobel laureate Carl Edwin Wieman today. After the ceremony, Wieman will give a Doctor honoris causa Lecture

Debate with lawmakers | Chui: Population to reach 710,000 in 2020

Last Friday, the Chief Executive (CE) Chui Sai On took part in the Legislative Assembly plenary meeting to answer questions from 29 lawmakers.

Library Week kicks off with series of activities

The Macau Library Week 2017 kicked off on Saturday and will offer a lineup of activities for book lovers throughout the week. Organized by the Macao

Museum Day Carnival showcases local festivities

Seventeen local museums are co-organizing this year’s edition of the “Macau International Museum Day Carnival.” During a press conference held last week at the Science Centre,

Health Bureau closes hotel pool due to legionella cases

The Health Bureau (SSM) last Friday ordered the temporary closure of the swimming pool of the Parisian Macao Hotel in Cotai. The temporary closure is among

Macao Fashion Gallery | Local brands showcase collections

The Macao Fashion Gallery kicked off its first series of “Brand Story – Macau Original Fashion Exhibition”, which showcases garments designed by Macau based brands.

Macau debuts polling station for French Presidential Election

A polling station for the French Presidential Election has been set up in Macau for the first time. The idea, initially promoted by the French Consul

Retail | Victoria’s Secret opens full-range store this Thursday

Lingerie company Victoria’s Secret is continuing its expansion into Asia with the opening of a full-range store at The Venetian Macao this Thursday. The new

Education | New online platform to provide financial aid for tertiary education

The Tertiary Education Services Office (GAES) last week launched a new tool for current and future tertiary students seeking to apply for financial support from the government.

Briefs | 100 applications to enter Hengqin with single plate

More than 100 owners of Macau single-plated cars have applied to enter Hengqin, of which 20 have already completed the application process, according to a report by TDM.