José I. Duarte

Opinion

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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...

OPINION – Let June be

The figures are out and, much as expected, they do not look good. Gross Domestic...

OPINION – Compounding the woes

According to the data just published for the first quarter of the year, the number...

OPINION – The waters ahead

The yearly Policy Address is formally the most important speech the CE makes regularly. It...

Opinion – Out of the fog

The COVID-19 epidemic occupies the news space overwhelmingly. Inevitably, perhaps: it is a new disease,...

Opinion – Diversification redux

The theme of diversification has a long tradition in economics or, more particularly, economic policy...

Opinion – Double cushion

The Macau economy has the characteristics of an economic enclave, with several unique features. It...

Opinion – Taking a break

It is easy to feel a bit confused and anxious nowadays. Newspapers, web, radio, and...

Opinion – Times like these

The coronavirus pandemic is taking a heavy toll the world over – in public health,...

Opinion – Prima Aprilis

Today is the first day of April. This is absolutely true (in case you had...
José I. Duarte

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- 404 POSTS

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...

OPINION – Let June be

The figures are out and, much as expected, they do not look good. Gross Domestic...

OPINION – Compounding the woes

According to the data just published for the first quarter of the year, the number...

OPINION – The waters ahead

The yearly Policy Address is formally the most important speech the CE makes regularly. It...

Opinion – Out of the fog

The COVID-19 epidemic occupies the news space overwhelmingly. Inevitably, perhaps: it is a new disease,...

Opinion – Diversification redux

The theme of diversification has a long tradition in economics or, more particularly, economic policy...

Opinion – Double cushion

The Macau economy has the characteristics of an economic enclave, with several unique features. It...

Opinion – Taking a break

It is easy to feel a bit confused and anxious nowadays. Newspapers, web, radio, and...

Opinion – Times like these

The coronavirus pandemic is taking a heavy toll the world over – in public health,...

Opinion – Prima Aprilis

Today is the first day of April. This is absolutely true (in case you had...