José I. Duarte

Opinion

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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...

OPINION – Number numbness?

Macau saw this last weekend an uncommon event: a demonstration of disgruntled workers

OPINION – First impressions

For the local economy, last year was in many respects a dreadful one. As the...

OPINION – Running surplus

The Legislative Assembly approved the budget for 2021 at a time of great economic stress...

OPINION – Running surplus

The Legislative Assembly approved the Budget for 2021 at a time of great economic stress...

OPINION – Expected losses

Macau casino revenue in 2020 suffered a terrible beating. Full-year figures indicate the total sector...

OPINION-12,945

During the Chinese New Year week, Macau received just over 90,000 visitors. To be more...
José I. Duarte

All Articles

- 479 POSTS

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...

OPINION – Number numbness?

Macau saw this last weekend an uncommon event: a demonstration of disgruntled workers

OPINION – First impressions

For the local economy, last year was in many respects a dreadful one. As the...

OPINION – Running surplus

The Legislative Assembly approved the budget for 2021 at a time of great economic stress...

OPINION – Running surplus

The Legislative Assembly approved the Budget for 2021 at a time of great economic stress...