Analysis | China has plans for Macau

All six casino concessions in Macau are about to expire. The big question is whether the US-based companies – MGM, Wynn, and Las Vegas Sands – will be able to

DSAL: 330 of 1,530 job-seekers find employment

Between January and October this year, 330 jobseekers from a pool of 1,530 were hired, said Wong Chi Hong, director of the Labor Affairs Bureau (DSAL), in response to lawmaker

Formula 4 | Charles Leong goes two for two in Macau GP

Local driver Charles Leong has fulfilled all the predictions that pointed him as the favorite to win the Macau Grand Prix Formula 4 (F4) race. For the second time in a

Economy | GDP growth rises sharply in Q3 driven by tourism rebound

Macau’s gross domestic product (GDP) increased by 32.9% year-on-year in real terms in the third quarter of 2021, notching positive growth for two consecutive quarters. Including this quarter’s increase, the city

Tourism | Visitor arrivals at record high since September outbreak

Macau registered 35,525 visitors on Friday, topping the recent record number of 30,000 from previous weeks. This is the highest recorded number of visitors since September 25, when Macau entered

Free flu vaccine program to be extended to all residents

Over 57,000 people from high-risk groups have taken a flu vaccine as part of the 2021-2022 free flu vaccination program, which began on September 20. In order to strengthen the

UM, NYU Shanghai launch app to boost students’ mental health

A mobile application to monitor users’ mental health was recently launched to provide reliable and effective self-help to its users. Aimed at university students, the ‘Step by Step’ app was jointly

Unregistered Macau Pass holders to pay full fare from Dec. 11

From December 11, individuals using an unregistered Macau Pass (MP) bus card will pay the full fare of MOP6 per ride, the Transport Bureau has announced. To facilitate more efficient contact

CuppaCoffee to close by year-end

After struggling financially since the start of the Covid-19 pandemic, the much-loved CuppaCoffee café will close its doors, with its last day of operations on December 30, the Times has

CE meets with Macau Chinese Enterprises Association

The Chief Executive (CE) Ho Iat Seng met with the president of the Macau Chinese Enterprises Association Fu Jianguo at the government headquarters on Friday, November 19. Other members of

Peng Shuai | Missing Chinese tennis star reappears in public in Beijing

Missing tennis star Peng Shuai reappeared in public yesterday at a youth tournament in Beijing, according to photos released by the organizer, as the ruling Communist Party tried to quell

Diplomacy | China reduces ties with Lithuania in Taiwan spat

China reduced the level of its diplomatic relations with Lithuania to below ambassador level yesterday in retaliation for the Baltic nation allowing Taiwan, the island democracy claimed by Beijing as

Indo-Pacific | Top US admiral warns about China threat at Halifax forum

The head of the U.S. Indo-Pacific Command said yesterday the United States and its allies need to operate with a greater sense of urgency amid rising tensions and China’s

Jason Zhang crowned TCR Asian champion in Macau

Jason Zhang Zhi Qiang won the TCR Asia driver’s title this year after an outstanding performance over the weekend in Macau. Although the Shell Teamwork Motorsport Lynk&Co driver was on the

Macau Touring Car Cup | Massive pile-up ends race prematurely

A massive pile-up involving at least a dozen cars from the Macau Touring Car Cup category brought the race to an early end during the eighth lap out of a

Challenge Cup: Wong repeats 2020 win

Wong Wan Long repeated his success in last year’s Macau Touring Car Cup category by winning the renamed Macau Challenge Cup this year. With a dominant performance over the whole weekend,

Macau GT Cup | Lady Luck on O’Young’s side this time

Hong Kong’s Darryl O’Young has finally doubled his title in the Macau GT Cup after his first win back in 2008. 13 years later, the Craft-Bamboo Racing driver — who has

GBA GT | Cup Taiwanese driver takes the win

Taiwan’s Chang Chen Shang took the win in this year’s Greater Bay Area GT Cup. Demonstrating complete control over the race outcome, Chang took his BMW M4 GT4 to the

This day in history | 1963 Kennedy shot dead in Dallas

The President of the United States has been assassinated by a gunman in Dallas, Texas. John F Kennedy was hit in the head and throat when three shots were fired at

Serbia | Vietnamese workers at Chinese factory cry for help

They are shivering in barracks without heat, going hungry and have no money. They say their passports have been taken by their Chinese employer and that they are now stuck

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