Pitt goes all out in flawed satire ‘War Machine’

Brad Pitt (left) and Ben Kingsley in a scene from "War Machine" Here’s a general rule of thumb: If you’re going to rely heavily on voiceover to

The Gentry of Rheinhessen

Demarcated clockwise by the Rhine in the north and east, the Haardt Mountains in the south and the Nahe in the west, Rheinhessen is situated on the left bank

News of the world | Mexican journalists caught in crossfire of rival cartels

Just as each batch of the weekly newspapers was dropped off at newsstands around Culiacan men quickly bought them up as they followed the delivery trucks along

Food & Beverage | Pope to first lady: what are you feeding Trump?

Thanks to Pope Francis and the U.S. first lady, a traditional Slovenian dish is hitting the headlines. As Melania Trump approached and shook hands

Bridge could erode autonomy, Hong Kong graft buster arrests 21

The Hong Kong Independent Commission Against Corruption (ICAC) arrested two senior executives and 19 staff members of a contractor of the Civil Engineering and Development

Philippines | Mindanao under martial law: Islamic State-linked militants besiege city

Jim Gomez, Teresa Cerojano Islamic State group-linked militants swept through a southern Philippine city, beheading a police chief, burning buildings, seizing a Catholic priest and his worshippers and

China high-speed railway network to possibly cover Macau

Deputy chief engineer of China Railway Corp, Zhao Guo Tang, believes that China’s high-speed railway network may provide services to Macau, according to a report by Macao Daily

Diplomats visit local art scene

During the 28th Macao Arts Festival (MAF), the MSAR invited consuls from a number of countries accredited to the Hong Kong and Macau SARs to participate

Q&A | José Peres de Sousa, Ears, Nose, Throat specialist: Wellness may be the future of health-related tourism in Macau

Around six months after leaving Malo Clinic where he was clinical director, José Peres de Sousa started a practice in the FBC building. Interviewed

New Macau | Chiang ousted by election list controversy

It has emerged that a New Macau Association (ANM) board meeting, held to decide the order of candidates to run on the group’s election ticket, was responsible

Tourism | MGTO participates in PATA Annual Summit 2017

The Macau Government Tourism Office (MGTO) participated in the 2017 Pacific Asia Travel Association (PATA) Annual Summit in Sri Lanka. Hosted by the Sri

Health | Fewer in-patient stays in local hospitals

The Statistics and Census Service (DSEC) has released data on health care in Macau for the whole of last year, noting, among other trends, that

Green book published to guide Macau’s tourism development

The University of Macau (UM) launched yesterday the Green Book of Macau, Annual Report on Development of Travel and Leisure in Macau (2016-2017). Proposed by the

Briefs | Mainland investment in HK property soars

Total property investment by Chinese mainland investors in Hong Kong soared 213 percent year-on-year to USD4.6 billion in the first quarter of 2017, according to a report released

Corporate bits | MGM Macau racks up 15 health and safety awards

In a statement released yesterday, MGM Macau said it was proud to have won the most awards at the 2nd F&B Occupational Safety and Health Award Program,

Ikea names Brodin new CEO to lead Asia expansion, online growth

Ikea Group named Jesper Brodin, currently responsible for the development of the Swedish furniture retailer’s product range and supply chain, as chief executive officer after