José I. Duarte

Opinion

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Perceptions

Dealing with perceptions is always tricky. They can be justified or less so, fair or...

Perceptions

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Of bridges and people

In a delightful piece of understatement, we have just been notified that seven pillars of...

Of bridges and people

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Loose thoughts

Jose Duarte

Loose thoughts

The experience we have as tourists, anywhere in the world, is often a complex one....

World class

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World class

The idea that Macau should develop as a world centre for tourism and leisure implies...

Rightful engagement

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Rightful engagement

Legislative power, somehow, has moved to centre stage at this beginning of the year. Several...

Case study

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Case study

The adoption of a minimum wage for the cleaning and security workers in private buildings...

Loose reflections, continued

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Loose reflections, continued

Last week, this column focused on the changes in the mainland economy, noting that there...

Loose reflections

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Loose reflections

In some ways, the approval of a new budget by the Legislative Assembly marks the...

Will to change?

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Will to change?

As is customary, the Legislative Assembly approved in its first reading the budget for 2016....

MICE lessons?

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MICE lessons?

Over the course of the last few years, the debate on diversification has been consolidating...
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Missing lines

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Missing lines

Try to imagine a situation like the one described below, which some readers may find...

Vaccination challenges

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Vaccination challenges

Mainland China is dealing with another health scare and scandal. This time it’s about vaccines...

Looking away

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Looking away

Jose Duarte

Looking away

Few people will dispute that Macau has a growth problem. Even in the midst of...

Looking away

Few people will dispute that Macau has a growth problem. Even in the midst of...

Diversification blues

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Diversification blues

The development of Hengqin Island is bound to be both an opportunity and a threat...

“Here we go again”

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“Here we go again”

Forgive me for starting with these conceivably impertinent considerations. Movie lovers are well aware of...

Dog musings

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Dog musings

In these somewhat unsettled times, one looks for signs that people have not lost or...

Perceptions

Jose Duarte

Perceptions

Dealing with perceptions is always tricky. They can be justified or less so, fair or...

Of bridges and people

Jose Duarte

Of bridges and people

In a delightful piece of understatement, we have just been notified that seven pillars of...

Loose thoughts

Jose Duarte

Loose thoughts

The experience we have as tourists, anywhere in the world, is often a complex one....