Nov 23, 2014,

Macau Latest News

Gold-buying binge gives jewellers sales hangoverFast sales when gold was cheap last year means this year’s sales look slow
Macau has growing taste for HK dollars, renminbiSeptember’s external currency deposits 18.4 pct bigger than a year earlier
Macao Gaming Show draws interest around the worldOrganisers now look ahead to the 2015 show, to be held on November 17-19
Govt fines restaurants for breaking pricing rulesCivic and Municipal Affairs Bureau to keep policing greedy restaurateurs
Casino boss forecasts gaming revenue fall in 2014SJM Holdings chief executive says it all depends on November and December

Headlines

Border Gate to be open two hours longer each dayOther border crossings will be open to some travellers around the clock

Inside Macau Business

Cigarette end A full smoking ban on casino mass-market floors is now enforced. Pundits say the impact on revenues will be minimal

Go figure The Statistics and Census Service is celebrating its 30th anniversary this month, while it is trying to cope with a peak retirement yea

‘Benevolent’ Government The law is clear and the government is usually sympathetic about under-aged children dependent upon resident and non-resident workers b

Heading north The northern district is becoming a new shopping area for locals

Building on garbage Macau’s construction work solid waste is currently dumped in the Cotai landfill but during the Ao Man Long period a proposal was made t

A good investment Fantasy Island Despite escalating prices, analysts say Hengqin Island is still a good investment, particularly if the border opens 24 hours

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