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Opinion

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OPINION – Cutting fat

The Macao Foundation recently confirmed that it cancelled two scholarship programmes as part of the...

OPINION – Complacency be gone

As here we are, in the most predictable outcome since the vaccination programme was initiated...

Opinion – Blank

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OPINION – Stuck in limbo

This week the Macau Trade and Investment Promotion Institute (IPIM) President admitted that the pace...

OPINION – Pearl River Delta digital pirates

One of the by-products of the current pandemic has undoubtedly been a boost in the...

OPINION – Mars SAR

It might have passed a bit under the radar but this week Chinese and space...

OPINION – Green lines

The oldest tree in Macau is said to be a 500-year old ancient tree living...

OPINION – Purgatory requirements

Macau has not reported any new local cases of transmission of Covid-19 – including cases...

OPINION – Tightening the screws

In only a few weeks week we managed to see several blows to the gut...

OPINION – Jam city blues

This week Secretary for Transport and Public Works, Raimundo do Rosário, presented us with his...

OPINION – Damocles

A thin black veil has slowly dropped in Macau for the last weeks. It...

OPINION – Let them have vouchers

Perhaps the Macau residents didn’t realise it, but it seems that it is their duty...

OPINION – Just do it

A few weeks ago, UN Secretary-General António Guterres described the goal of providing vaccines to...

OPINION – Relative rights

Last week we were offered an interesting, and unexpected debate over which rights non-resident workers...

OPINION – What if they never come back?

Swimming among some of my daily negative thoughts I stumbled upon a troubling prediction. What...

OPINION – Silver Week

The traditionally busy Chinese New Year Golden Week period is looking more and more like...

OPINION – Close to the finish line

One year since the pandemic reached our city, the first Covid-19 jabs are finally here;...

OPINION – Mixed messages

Last week, Secretary for Economy and Finance Lei Wai Nong had a very interesting showing...

OPINION – Alas, a monster named fear

Possibly one of the most depressing sites last week was seeing the comments by local...

OPINION – A shadow over the Year of the Ox opening

As the Chinese New Year approaches it remains unclear what the holiday season will mean...
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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...

Legislative committee still hoping to approve final gaming law draft bill by June 10

The Legislative Assembly standing committee currently evaluating the final draft of the general gaming law...

5G licensing work could start within this year – Secretary for Public Works

Secretary for Transport and Public Works Raimundo Arrais do Rosário expressed today he is confident...

Repeat gamblers being denied visas to Macau by Chinese customs authorities – Brokerage

Some habitual mainland gaming customers have had trouble obtaining visas for Macau or have been...

Former Wynn Macau director involved in air-conditioning maintenance contract bribery case

The Hong Kong Independent Commission Against Corruption (ICAC) revealed that the recently revealed procurement bribery...

Gaming operator shareholders to still be allowed to hold 5pct stake in other concessionaires under...

Gaming operator shareholders will still be allowed to hold a stake in another concessionaire up...

Wynn and MGM jointly liable in lost VIP room deposits cases involving Suncity and Dore...

The Court of Final Appeal has ruled against gaming operators Wynn Macau and MGM China...

HK and Macau corruption watchdogs unearth procurement bribery case involving local gaming company

Macau and Hong Kong corruption watchdog authorities have cooperated in detecting cases where some members...

Local economy to remain ‘poor’ in the next three months – Report

The city’s economic situation for March and April stood at a 'poor' level, and the...

SJM biggest beneficiary from new gaming law draft bill version – Investment bank

Of the six Macau SAR gaming concessionaires, SJM Holdings stood most to benefit from the...

Body scanners help detain some 30 people for smuggling at Gongbei Border Gate

Macau Customs authorities have used Terasense body scanners to detect several cases of smuggling in...

14 hotels awarded in 2021 Macao Green Hotel Award

A total of 14 hotels have been awarded in the 2021 edition of the Macao...

Opinion – Fast delivery

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

Future gaming operators could see tax burden reduced if they manage to attract more clients...

Gaming concessionaires could see their tax burden reduced if they manage to attract clients from...

Draft bill for law governing public capital companies presented

The Macau SAR Executive Council has today (Friday) presented a new law proposal to oversee...

Satellite casinos offered lifeline under new amended gaming law draft bill

A new version of the general gaming law presented by the Macau SAR government will...