José I. Duarte

Opinion

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Loose reflections, continued

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

Loose reflections

Jose Duarte

Loose reflections

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

Will to change?

Jose Duarte

Will to change?

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

MICE lessons?

Jose Duarte

MICE lessons?

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

End in sight?

Jose Duarte

End in sight?

The Gross Domestic Product figures for the third quarter have just been released. They confirm...

Missing bits

Jose Duarte

Missing bits

As is usual following the Policy Address by the Chief Executive the Legislative Assembly is...

Old wine?

Jose Duarte

Old wine?

The Chief Executive went to the Legislative Assembly and presented the annual Policy Address. Under...

Rental ceilings

Jose Duarte

Rental ceilings

Housing issues have been for a long time a main point of contention. Rising sale...

Budget pains?

Jose Duarte

Budget pains?

As the end of the year approaches, we get closer to our major annual political...

Taxis all over

Jose Duarte

Taxis all over

Uber, the app-based service for car transportation, has started operations in Macau. That is possibly...

Housing troubles

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José I. Duarte

All Articles

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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....

World class

Jose Duarte

World class

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

Rightful engagement

Jose Duarte

Rightful engagement

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

Case study

Jose Duarte

Case study

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

Loose reflections, continued

Jose Duarte

Loose reflections, continued

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

Loose reflections

Jose Duarte

Loose reflections

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

Will to change?

Jose Duarte

Will to change?

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

MICE lessons?

Jose Duarte

MICE lessons?

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