Oct 21, 2014,

Macau Latest News

Sands China staffing costs to top US$1 bln in 2014But the boss is happy to pay employees more in a competitive labour market
Politician expects more delay in Japan casino billSays parliament unlikely to get round to legislating in its current session
Macau international trade fair begins on ThursdayPromoter expects 48 trade agreements to be signed during the four-day event
Middlemen differ on motives of Hengqin homebuyersSome Macau people are looking for investments, others for a place to stay
Yellow cab company struggles to get out of the redBut VangIek Radio-Taxi executive says it has met its contractual commitment

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Jimei boss fails to buy all of Sinogreen EnergyOwners of 0.005 pct of Sinogreen Energy stock accept mandatory cash offer

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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