Oct 23, 2014,

Macau Latest News

Taiwan expects open skies deal to take effect soonRepresentative says the island’s legislature is considering the agreement
Govt business fund doles out MOP22.9 mln in Q3Gives two-fifths of total to Macau Convention and Exhibition Association
Property managers rake in MOP1.05 bln in 2013Their industry’s contribution to the economy grows by 8 pct to MOP606 mln
Restaurant takings increase to MOP8.5 bln in 2013Receipts grow by 23 pct as tally of establishments rises by 240 to 1,918
Assembly may pass new bribery bill before end-2014Committee chairman says he is waiting for new working text of legislation

Headlines

Galaxy Entertainment scraps apartment hotel planThe expanded Galaxy Macau is set to have a bigger five-star hotel instead

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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