José I. Duarte

Opinion

- 429 POSTS

OPINION – Shopping moods

Every month, our statistical department inquires firms in various sectors about their business prospects. Broadly,...

OPINION – Macau advantage

Macau is best characterized as a small enclave economy with a (very) strong specialization. That...

OPINION – Physical indicators

The most used indicator to measure the size and growth of an economy is Gross...

OPINION – Jab Economics

The highest share of public income, by a wide margin, comes from the gaming concessions....

OPINION – Slow drive

The Labour Day week - particularly the holiday weekend - brought Macau the highest number...

OPINION – Q1 impressions

Just before this magazine went to press, Gross Domestic Product statistics for the first quarter...

OPINION-Trade signs

The first months of the year brought a hint of optimism that we could detect...

OPINION – Recovery focus

The worst time for casino revenues (and almost everything else) was between April and September...

OPINION – Allegro ma non troppo

The Financial Services Bureau (DSF) website displays information on the budget's central account monthly execution....

OPINION – Outflows

Demographic changes are often overlooked in societies' evolution. Yet, they are among the most stubborn...

OPINION – Data matters

Employment data are slowly signalling a rise in the unemployment rate. The first quarter of...

OPINION – Taking off

Macau Business | May 2021  According to the usual...

OPINION – Budget revived

The Legislative Assembly has just approved this year's first Budget revision. The proposal was fast-tracked...

OPINION – Concrete market

There has been discussion around town about real estate prices coming down in the wake...

OPINION – Alternative paths

Last week, the forecasts for the local economy made by the International Monetary Fund (IMF)...

OPINION-Alternative paths

Last week, the forecasts for the local economy made by the International Monetary Fund (IMF)...

OPINION – Early signs

The year started with high expectations that our lives might soon begin to return to...

OPINION-Moving ahead

February data is coming out and allows us to picture the tourism sector's recovery better....

OPINION – Irregular pulse

The statistical department carries regular surveys on the "manpower needs and wages" situation in various...

OPINION – Coupon economy

The government has recently announced several measures meant to support the economy in these troubled...
José I. Duarte

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- 443 POSTS

OPINION – Shopping moods

Every month, our statistical department inquires firms in various sectors about their business prospects. Broadly,...

OPINION – Macau advantage

Macau is best characterized as a small enclave economy with a (very) strong specialization. That...

OPINION – Physical indicators

The most used indicator to measure the size and growth of an economy is Gross...

OPINION – Jab Economics

The highest share of public income, by a wide margin, comes from the gaming concessions....

OPINION – Slow drive

The Labour Day week - particularly the holiday weekend - brought Macau the highest number...

OPINION – Q1 impressions

Just before this magazine went to press, Gross Domestic Product statistics for the first quarter...

OPINION-Trade signs

The first months of the year brought a hint of optimism that we could detect...

OPINION – Recovery focus

The worst time for casino revenues (and almost everything else) was between April and September...

OPINION – Allegro ma non troppo

The Financial Services Bureau (DSF) website displays information on the budget's central account monthly execution....

OPINION – Outflows

Demographic changes are often overlooked in societies' evolution. Yet, they are among the most stubborn...

OPINION – Data matters

Employment data are slowly signalling a rise in the unemployment rate. The first quarter of...

OPINION – Taking off

Macau Business | May 2021  According to the usual...

OPINION – Budget revived

The Legislative Assembly has just approved this year's first Budget revision. The proposal was fast-tracked...

OPINION – Concrete market

There has been discussion around town about real estate prices coming down in the wake...

OPINION – Alternative paths

Last week, the forecasts for the local economy made by the International Monetary Fund (IMF)...

OPINION-Alternative paths

Last week, the forecasts for the local economy made by the International Monetary Fund (IMF)...

OPINION – Early signs

The year started with high expectations that our lives might soon begin to return to...

OPINION-Moving ahead

February data is coming out and allows us to picture the tourism sector's recovery better....

OPINION – Irregular pulse

The statistical department carries regular surveys on the "manpower needs and wages" situation in various...

OPINION – Coupon economy

The government has recently announced several measures meant to support the economy in these troubled...