Profile of a killer: Unraveling the deadly new coronavirus

What is this enemy? Seven months after the first patients were hospitalized in China battling an infection doctors had never seen before, the world's scientists and citizens have reached an unsettling

Asia Today: Rules return in Hong Kong, India, ease in China

HONG KONG — Renewed restrictions took effect in Hong Kong on Wednesday, with restaurants limited to takeout after 6 p.m., as the Asian financial center battles a resurgence of the

Trump signs bill, order rebuking China, and slams Biden

President Donald Trump signed legislation and an executive order Tuesday that he said will hold China accountable for its oppressive actions against the people of Hong Kong, then quickly

Non-Chinese Macau ID holders excluded from Zhuhai quarantine waiver

  Macau residents who are not of Chinese nationality will not be able to enjoy the lifting of quarantine requirement by Zhuhai for the time being, the Novel Coronavirus Response and

Virus test booking system disrupted after Zhuhai border announcement

The booking system for the Macau Covid-19 nucleic acid test was down on Monday night, coincidentally right after the Zhuhai authorities announced the lifting of quarantine measures for arrivals from

Briefs | Indonesian woman robbed, loses gold necklace

  At around 8 p.m. on July 12, an Indonesian woman, who works as a domestic helper in Macau, was attacked by a man and found that her gold necklace was

Analysts say quarantine waiver can only do so much for gaming without IVS return

Gaming analysts expect that the lifting of quarantine measures announced this week will lead to a marginal rebound in the city’s gross gaming revenue (GGR). This move is seen as

Tourism | Macau highlighted as destination partner in Dream to Travel Festival

The Macau Special Administration Region is being featured as a destination partner in the final week of the Dream to Travel Festival, a virtual event launched by the

7,000 fewer foreign workers this May than in December

Macau had 7,264 fewer non-resident workers (TNRs) at the end of May than at the end of last year, when there were some 189,000 working in the territory, Wong Chi

Tourist prices drop markedly in second quarter

Tourist prices dropped markedly in the second quarter of 2020 in response to collapsing market demand. According to the official data, the Tourist Price Index for the second quarter dropped by

Stories from quarantine: An adventure in Scandinavia

When Arianna U’s travels around the globe drew to a close in January, the young Macau resident thought she would visit some family members in the United States of America

China’s trade rises as economy recovers from virus slump

China’s trade improved in June in a fresh sign the world’s second-largest economy is recovering from the coronavirus pandemic. But its exporters face threats including tension with Washington and a

US rejects nearly all Chinese claims in South China Sea

The Trump administration escalated its actions against China by stepping squarely into one of the most sensitive regional issues dividing them and rejecting outright nearly all of Beijing’s significant maritime

Japan says coronavirus adds to security threat by Beijing

China is pushing harder to make territorial claims in the regional seas and even using the coronavirus pandemic to expand its influence and take strategic superiority, posing a greater threat

This Day in History | 2000 Police camera action violates human rights

Two men caught on camera for dangerous driving have escaped prosecution in a landmark case Judge Peter Crawford ruled that the police letter sent to motorists caught on speed cameras required

Quarantine loopholes bring fresh efforts to fight outbreaks

An Australian state is toughening its punishments for anyone caught violating coronavirus quarantines, including jailing rule breakers for up to six months — a warning that follows rising virus cases

Amazon workers in Memphis are spooked as virus rages

Employees at an Inc. warehouse in Memphis, Tennessee, say the e-commerce giant erred in withdrawing unpaid leave and has failed to ensure their safety just as colleagues

BOC Macau wins titles at World Finance Banking Awards

Bank of China (BOC) Macau Branch has won the accolades of Best Commercial Bank and Best Retail Bank in Macau at the World Finance magazine’s Banking Awards 2020. The titles

Football | Madrid takes advantage of break to make run for La Liga title

Real Madrid saved its best for last in the Spanish league, putting itself in position to reclaim the title from its biggest rivals. While Barcelona has endured an up-and-down return since

The Buzz | UK to exclude Huawei from role in high-speed phone network

Britain’s government yesterday backtracked on plans to give Chinese telecommunications company Huawei a limited role in the U.K.’s new high-speed mobile phone network in a decision with broad implications for

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