Nelson Moura

Opinion

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Opinion – Fast delivery

The ubiquitousness of food delivery motorbikes has become a new facet of daily life in...

OPINION – Square one

As the latest gaming result total for April comes in, it apparently looks as if...

Opinion – On negativism

Sometimes people tell me I tend to have a too negative stance on issues. When...

OPINION – Satellite of love

The 'satellite casino' issue brought forward by the gaming law amendment has brought to the...

OPINION – Leaps

This week there is a set of images burned into my memory, which I have...

Opinion – Leper colony

After a return trip that probably took longer than what it took Vasco da Gama...

OPINION – Jumping back on the duty-free wagon

After raking in an astonishing RMB60.2 billion yuan in duty-free shop revenue 2021, an increase...

OPINION – The voice of Adriano Ho

Gaming Inspection and Co-ordination Bureau (DICJ) Director, Adriano Ho, must undoubtedly be a busy...

OPINION – House of the Setting Sun

In the last weeks, the asteroid that has befallen junket giant Suncity has generated a...

OPINION – Mixed signals

The Macau government seems endlessly stuck in a precarious balance between appeasing local residents by...

OPINION – State of the Union

After more than 10-legislator led attempts to advance with the city's first Union Law -...

OPINION – Squid Game

During the game, participants are regularly ordered to wake up, line up, or carry out...

OPINION – Yoyo governance

In the end, the worst case scenario for the local economy and authorities has played...

OPINION – That industry that shall not be named

Listening to Macau and mainland government officials in recent times, you would think the gaming...

OPINION – Waiting for Godot

It is about August 28 and the Portuguese version of the responses provided by Chief...

OPINION – A tale of three cities

Until very recently the longest quarantines required in the world were practised by three cities,...

OPINION – Neverending story

After this most traumatic of weeks, I believe I speak for all of us when...

OPINION – Carbon goals

During his speech at the 12th International Infrastructure Investment and Construction Forum opening ceremony, Chief...

OPINION – Changing paradigms

The inexorable and unstoppable flow of time has continued in all its force in 2021....

OPINION – So close yet so far

The weird dance between Macau and Hong Kong authorities on either to ease or not...
Nelson Moura

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Average wages in financial sector up to some MOP30,000 in Q1

The average earnings excluding bonuses of full-time employees in the Macau SAR financial sector have...

Funding costs of local banking sector rise in Q1

Funding costs of the local banking sector generally increased in the first quarter of 2022,...

Some 113 people stopped for ID checks in ‘Thunder’ joint police operation in Cotai

The annual 'Thunder' joint police operation carried out by the Guangdong, Hong Kong and Macau...

Public departments lacked coordination and oversight in public housing falling tiles issue – Corruption...

There was no corruption in the works tender, vetting and approval or inspection procedures of...

BioNTech vaccine doses already available for children aged 5 to 12

The COVID-19 mRNA vaccine (BioNTech) is now available for children aged 5 to 12, health...

Taipa LRT to start accepting Macau Pass cards

The Taipa Light Rapid Transit line will start accepting the general Macau Pass cards for...

No irregularities found in business dealings with detained former CEO – Macau Legend

Macau Legend Development Limited has indicated that an independent consultant did not find 'any irregularity'...

IPIM corruption re-trial ends with 5-year prison sentence to former department head

The former head of IPIM, Jackson Chang, has been handed a five-year effective prison sentence...

Lisboeta Macau launches EV Hub

Lisboeta Macau has launched an electric vehicle experience hub named the H853 EV Hub,...

Local restaurants and retailers with receipt decreases in March

Local restaurants and retailers have reported lower receipts in March, a business climate survey carried...

Visitor spending improves in Q1

Total spending of visitors - excluding gaming expenses - rose by 6.7 per cent year-on-year...

Domestic helpers entry exemption scheme to be extended to Indonesian nationals

The trial entry exemption scheme for Filipino domestic helpers and caregivers will be extended to...

Reversion definition still unclear in gaming bill draft – Legal expert

Doubts remain over how to define what areas would revert to government administration under the...

Filipino caregiver entry scheme has to request base US$1,200 salary – Philippine Consulate

The Philippine Consulate General in the Macau SAR has indicated that in other to comply...

Alvin Chau disposes of all its shares stake in Suncity Group and Summit Ascent

Alvin Chau Cheok Wa has disposed of all its shares in Hong Kong-listed Suncity Group...

Law firms facing reduced income from pandemic economic downturn and increased competition – Lawyers Association...

Law firms in the Macau SAR have seen their income greatly impacted by the pandemic...

Lawyers Association President warns of impact of removing lawyer-client confidentiality in new gaming bill

The President of the Macau Lawyers Association, Jorge Neto Valente, continued to warn against the...

BNU net profits drop 64pct y-on-y in Q1

Banco Nacional Ultramarino (BNU) ended the first quarter of this year with almost MOP40 million...

Proportion of international business in local banking sector decreases in Q1

The proportion of international business in the local banking sector has decreased in the first...

Steve Wynn accused by US State Department of acting as a foreign agent for Chinese...

The US State Department has sued the former gaming businessman Stephen Wynn claiming he acted...