Tag: China

9 February 2018

Club Lusitano, one of Hong Kong’s oldest private clubs with a history of 151 years, has over 500 members, of whom 270 are active.

29 January 2018

The Asian Infrastructure Investment Bank (AIIB), which includes Timor-Leste (East Timor) and Portugal among its members, intends to strengthen its intervention in Africa and South America, said the chairman of the financial institution based in China.

22 January 2018

The President of the Republic of Mozambique, Filipe Nyusi, has appointed a new foreign minister with links to China as well as a new ambassador for China, at a time when bilateral economic and trade relations are growing, according to the Africa Monitor Intelligence newsletter.

19 January 2018

The abacus has been a tool of calculation widely used in China for nearly 2,000 years, and it is still alive in Macao.

12 January 2018

The Jesuit’s profound knowledge of Japan, where he spent 33 years of his life, earned him the nickname Tçuzu, or the Interpreter

8 January 2018

The Maputo/Catembe bridge, due to be opened in the next few months in the Mozambican capital, is the project with the biggesting funding granted by China for the construction of infrastructure in the African country, the total amount of which exceeded US$2.28 billion from 2000 to 2014.

5 January 2018

Macao played a major role in the transformation of the sauce producer into a global business empire.

18 December 2017

The business environment improved from 2016 to 2017 in all Portuguese-speaking countries, among which Cabo Verde (Cape Verde) was the best positioned and Angola the one that rose the most, according to the classification in the World Bank “Doing Business” report for 2018.

15 December 2017

The first tourism industry master plan was published by theMacao Government Tourism Office in 2017, the first of its kind since 1999

7 December 2017

Enhanced connectivity between the three cities is an important step in developing the Greater Bay Area of Guangdong

27 November 2017

The 19th National Congress of the Communist Party of China (CPC), held in October, outlined a framework for continuation of the China-Africa partnership, which had already been considered strategic by Beijing, according to analyst Richard Li.

24 November 2017

When Lei Pui Lam went to school, his parents had to scrimp and save to pay fees for him and his three brothers and sisters. When he graduated from secondary school, Macao had no universities, and with the Cultural Revolution shuttering schools in the mainland and no money to go overseas, Lei went straight into teaching.

21 November 2017

The Chinese strategy of the New Silk Road projects Macau as an “information and knowledge platform” for Portuguese-speaking countries, said Portuguese researcher Fernanda Ilhéu.

17 November 2017

It is little known that the rise of tea in Europe began with Macao with the 16th century Portuguese priests

6 November 2017

The political and economic relations between Portugal and China are at the highest level ever and can expand further with Portuguese companies taking an active role in the new maritime silk road, as intended by the Portuguese authorities.

27 October 2017

Local authorities in the Guangdong-Hong Kong-Macao Greater Bay Area are seeking to rebalance the region’s environmental and energy policies.

23 October 2017

Mozambique, in coordination with the National Development and Reform Commission of China, is in an advanced process of evaluating priority projects already selected for further financing in the areas of infrastructure, energy, transport, agriculture and industrial parks, among others, the Mozambican ambassador to China has said.

20 October 2017

China has become one of Portugal’s key partners and the main source of foreign direct investment

16 October 2017

CEFC China Energy Company Limited has established a partnership with Portugal’s Associação Mutualista Montepio, owner of the Caixa Económica Montepio Geral group, for the insurance sector, Portuguese weekly Expresso reported.

29 September 2017

Portuguese traveller writes his memoirs on China in his literary sensation Peregrinação published in 1614.

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