Alvis Lo Iek Long will replace Lei Chin Ion as the director of the Health Bureau (SSM) early next month. Dr Lo is currently the medical director of the public Conde São Januário Hospital. Lei, who is 61, has been working as a doctor for the SSM for 36 years.
DSF to implement scheme to drive tech development
The Financial Services Bureau (DSF) is set to implement a tax incentive scheme in order to foster the development of innovative technology and turn Macau into a smart city. The scheme will come into force on April 1. Through the scheme, the approved and qualified firms can enjoy tax incentives such as reduced stamp duty, housing tax, and occupation tax, among others.