José I. Duarte

Opinion

- 340 POSTS

Improving estimates

Household expenditure surveys (HES) are important statistical endeavours. This type of ‘heavy-duty’ survey is performed...

Info shortage

Every year, around this time, the Statistics department publishes the annual environmental report. The...

Gini et al

Last Friday, the statistical department issued the latest Household Budget Survey. Most media noted...

Opinion | Oversight

The collection of Japanese prints owned by the Pension’s or Provident Fund was...

To cap or not

Main tourist destinations increasingly share a common problem: how to deal with a growing number...

Opinion | More on visitors

The subject of visitors’ numbers was under the spot again this week – in...

Opinion | On housing, cont’d

Housing costs are a constant subject of attention.

Opinion | Warming up

Without a hint of surprise, the government announced the extension of SJM and MGM...

Macau Opinion | Diversification, etc.

The International Monetary Fund published a few days ago a report on the Macau economy....

Diversify thee

Diversification is a recurrent word in public policy documents. The word is often invoked, and...

Macau Opinion | Two, and the rest

As the Lunar New Year celebrations subside, reality will slowly return. The Year of the...

Macau Opinion | On domestic work

The associations representing the domestic workers in Macau will be meeting government officials in the...

Macau Opinion | On track or not, continued

Some subjects never seem to leave the public arena. They will disappear from the front...

Macau Opinion | Investing bets

As the engine that keeps the Macau economy running, the gambling sector is subject to...

Macau Opinion | Diversification continued

Our statistical department has published, in the last days of the year, an essential document...

Macau Opinion | Trailing the events

As Macau enters its twentieth year as a Special Administrative Region, it is inevitable that...

Macau | Rail issues, again

One day the Light Rail network will be operating routinely, and someone will be able...

Macau Opinion | Dare or not

Every year around this time the Legislative Assembly convenes to discuss the budget proposal and...

Macau Opinion | Trade stats

Trade statistics on goods for October indicate strong growth in goods exports. Compared with the...

Macau Opinion | Scrambled lines

There is not much one can do about the heightened security procedures the ordinary traveler...
José I. Duarte

All Articles

- 353 POSTS

Taking it easier

Gaming revenue was down by a little over 8 per cent in April when compared...

Improving estimates

Household expenditure surveys (HES) are important statistical endeavours. This type of ‘heavy-duty’ survey is performed...

Info shortage

Every year, around this time, the Statistics department publishes the annual environmental report. The...

Gini et al

Last Friday, the statistical department issued the latest Household Budget Survey. Most media noted...

Opinion | Oversight

The collection of Japanese prints owned by the Pension’s or Provident Fund was...

To cap or not

Main tourist destinations increasingly share a common problem: how to deal with a growing number...

Opinion | More on visitors

The subject of visitors’ numbers was under the spot again this week – in...

Opinion | On housing, cont’d

Housing costs are a constant subject of attention.

Opinion | Warming up

Without a hint of surprise, the government announced the extension of SJM and MGM...

Macau Opinion | Complain or not

The Legislative Assembly is currently discussing a law proposal to regulate the activities of hotels,...

Macau Opinion | Legal releases

The environment is one of those loves that many declare, but not all practice....

Macau Opinion | Diversification, etc.

The International Monetary Fund published a few days ago a report on the Macau economy....

Diversify thee

Diversification is a recurrent word in public policy documents. The word is often invoked, and...

Macau Opinion | HZM Bridge returns

Some subjects are bound to keep coming back, almost as surely as the seasons. Repeatedly,...

Macau Opinion | Two, and the rest

As the Lunar New Year celebrations subside, reality will slowly return. The Year of the...

Macau Opinion | On domestic work

The associations representing the domestic workers in Macau will be meeting government officials in the...

Macau Opinion | Breathe and relax

For a few days earlier this month, the air quality in Macau was considered “unhealthy.”...

Macau Opinion | On track or not, continued

Some subjects never seem to leave the public arena. They will disappear from the front...

Macau Opinion | Investing bets

As the engine that keeps the Macau economy running, the gambling sector is subject to...