Lawmakers discontented with quality of public housing

Several lawmakers within the Legislative Assembly (AL) remain discontented with the construction quality of public housing and have submitted written inquiries to the government on the

Scheme to shorten waiting period at airport underway

The health authorities are still working on a new scheme that was recently announced regarding the reduced waiting time of arrivals to Macau, following several reports

School resumption Students and teaching staff required to present NAT certificate on first day

Tertiary and non-tertiary education teaching staff and students are required to present a negative nucleic acid test (NAT) result taken within 72 hours prior to the

Authorities admit source of positive case at Treasure Hotel unknown

The health authorities said they are investigating the source of a positive case at Treasure Hotel and suspect that the employee was infected due to the

‘Sandwich class’ housing law ready in October

One of the few novelties presented during yesterday’s Legislative Assembly (AL) session was the news that the law that will regulate the access and conditions

July visitors drop 99% amid outbreak

Visitor arrivals in July drastically dropped by 98.8% year-on-year to 9,759 due to the city’s partial lockdown in response to its largest outbreak since mid-June.

Visitor expenditures cut by nearly 50% in Q2

The total spending of visitors (excluding gaming expenses) dropped by 46.3% year-on-year to MOP3.85 billion in the second quarter of 2022.  Total spending of

UM welcomes 3,900 new students in record high applications 

The University of Macau (UM) welcomed over 3,900 new students yesterday in an online ceremony for the 2022/2023 academic year. This year has seen a record number of

GEG confident in new concession, reports 40% revenue drop in Q2

Galaxy Entertainment Group (GEG) recorded a net revenue of HKD2.4 billion in the second quarter, down 56% year-on-year and down 41% quarter-on-quarter. According to its

Multi-property VP receives accolade from Marriott International Greater China

Janet McNab, multi-property vice president of The St. Regis Macao and Sheraton Grand Macao, was recently awarded the Mustang Award from Marriott International. The annual award

HQ: Macau New Neighbourhood superstructure works begin

The basement construction of the Macau New Neighbourhood (MNN) project in Hengqin has been completed in the middle of this year, the government announced yesterday.  According

Group of migrant workers who faced maltreatment appeals to CE

A group of 18 non-resident workers has submitted a petition to the Chief Executive (CE) requesting assistance regarding the alleged abuse they have faced while being employed

Air Macau gradually resumes major routes

The city’s flag carrier, Air Macau, has said it plans gradually to resume more flights between Macau and the mainland based on market conditions. This

Two Hong Kongers arrested in drug trafficking case

While working with mainland police, the Judiciary Police (PJ) has detected a drug trafficking case, involving two Hong Kong residents who were arrested after more

Fishermen association calls for gov’t support following fishing moratorium

A fishermen’s association is calling on the government for support following the fishing moratorium that ended yesterday.  The annual summer fishing ban began May

Sands China honors employees’ pandemic support at rally

Sands China expressed its appreciation to its team members at a rally yesterday at The Londoner Macao, recognising their support to the company’s pandemic relief work. Among their efforts,

CPU members unhappy with gov’t criteria on building height

Several members of the Urban Planning Committee (CPU) have expressed disagreement with the criteria used by the government to evaluate the maximum height allowable for buildings that can

Tourist lost nearly RMB30,000 in phone scam

A mainland tourist allegedly lost RMB30,000 to a fraudster pretending to be a health authority employee in the neighboring region, according to the Judiciary Police (PJ). 

Real estate transactions down in Q2, pre-sales fall 20%

Real estate transactions fell over the second quarter of 2022 (Q2), official statistical information from the Statistics and Census Service (DSEC) shows. According to the

David Chow exits Macau Legend

Gaming tycoon Davin Chow Kam Fai has resigned from the board of Macau Legend Development Ltd, a firm he co-founded in 2006. According to a

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