José I. Duarte

Opinion

- 380 POSTS

OPINION-Flying low

The Commission Against Corruption (CCAC) produced a report on the government loans granted to Viva...

OPINION – Looking forward

The second-quarter figures confirm the trend: in the first half of the year, GDP dropped...

OPINION-RIP

The government launched the public discussion of two important proposals last week. One concerns the...

OPINION – Lights on!

At last, we have a blueprint! After many years in waiting, the Urban Master Plan...

OPINION-Raising skills

The current health and economic conditions are challenging on multiple levels. Multiple pressure-points keep building...

OPINION -Numbers on the loose?

In times of economic stress, people will often look more often than usual to statistics....

OPINION-Challenging times

As he was leaving for Beijing, the CE mentioned the GDP figure for the second...

OPINION – Beyond comfort

A couple of positive developments notwithstanding, the data shows an economy wobbling at the edge...

OPINION-Loose thoughts

The reputation of this period as the silly season has always been a bit undeserved....

OPINION – Season’s musings

And then, it’s August. The silly season, they say. Maybe it is, in more ways...

OPINION-In the mood for statistics

In one of his autobiographic writings, Mark Twain confessed: “figures often beguile me.” He then...

OPINION-The year of Godot?

The first half of this year is over. All figures and facts from the period...

OPINION-Opening windows

This coming week, one of the few doors open to the outside world will close....

OPINION-Molly-what?

As it happens so often, the announcement was rich in vocabulary and short on details....

OPINION – Reporting standards

In mid-June, the Chief Executive issued a regulation concerning the publishing of information on companies...

OPINION-(Un)transparently so

In late December, the government created an office for the supervision of public...

OPINION-Endless lightness?

Financial reporting in Macau has never been a strong feature of the local business environment....

OPINION-Agency

The days became weeks; the weeks became months. Happily, we reach these days without any...

OPINION – Foggy and choppy waters

By the time our readers will be browsing this column, it is likely the GDP...

OPINION – Beyond numbers

News at the beginning of this month was, in general, less encouraging that many had...
José I. Duarte

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- 393 POSTS

OPINION-Flying low

The Commission Against Corruption (CCAC) produced a report on the government loans granted to Viva...

OPINION – Looking forward

The second-quarter figures confirm the trend: in the first half of the year, GDP dropped...

OPINION-RIP

The government launched the public discussion of two important proposals last week. One concerns the...

OPINION – Lights on!

At last, we have a blueprint! After many years in waiting, the Urban Master Plan...

OPINION-Raising skills

The current health and economic conditions are challenging on multiple levels. Multiple pressure-points keep building...

OPINION -Numbers on the loose?

In times of economic stress, people will often look more often than usual to statistics....

OPINION-Challenging times

As he was leaving for Beijing, the CE mentioned the GDP figure for the second...

OPINION – Beyond comfort

A couple of positive developments notwithstanding, the data shows an economy wobbling at the edge...

OPINION-Loose thoughts

The reputation of this period as the silly season has always been a bit undeserved....

OPINION – Season’s musings

And then, it’s August. The silly season, they say. Maybe it is, in more ways...

OPINION-In the mood for statistics

In one of his autobiographic writings, Mark Twain confessed: “figures often beguile me.” He then...

OPINION-The year of Godot?

The first half of this year is over. All figures and facts from the period...

OPINION-Opening windows

This coming week, one of the few doors open to the outside world will close....

OPINION-Molly-what?

As it happens so often, the announcement was rich in vocabulary and short on details....

OPINION – Reporting standards

In mid-June, the Chief Executive issued a regulation concerning the publishing of information on companies...

OPINION-(Un)transparently so

In late December, the government created an office for the supervision of public...

OPINION-Endless lightness?

Financial reporting in Macau has never been a strong feature of the local business environment....

OPINION-Agency

The days became weeks; the weeks became months. Happily, we reach these days without any...

OPINION – Foggy and choppy waters

By the time our readers will be browsing this column, it is likely the GDP...

OPINION – Beyond numbers

News at the beginning of this month was, in general, less encouraging that many had...