Tag: Macau

6 April 2018

Mangroves serve as roots of the sea, they protect our shorelines and are a nursery ground for our biodiversity.

29 March 2018

Western media often connect the term “future” to the word China, to such a degree that there is an urgent need to ask people who work in China today if, from the standpoint of age-old Chinese philosophy, they see time as “a notion of processes and revelations whose opportunity and duration are not consistent with categorisation in a common and comprehensive concept.”

2 March 2018

The new campus took four years of construction, beginning in 2013, at a cost of around MOP600 million (US$74.6 million).

23 February 2018

In 1894, a group of Macao businessmen opened a silk reeling factory, setting a new milestone for their community. With more than 800 men and women employed there, the factory was the largest industrial plant owned by Chinese in Macao.

15 February 2018

In November 2017, Macao began restoration of the seven bronze statues that grace the facade of its most famous landmark: the Ruins of St. Paul’s, the last vestiges of a 17th-century church.

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.

5 February 2018

The licensing process of Banco Sino-Atlântico (BSA), in Cabo Verde (Cape Verde), by Macau businessman David Chow is underway at the Bank of Cabo Verde (BCV), the banking sector regulator, which has already received all the documentation related to it, the Africa Monitor Intelligence newsletter reported.

2 February 2018

With an area of about 30 square kilometres and a population density of more than 21,000 inhabitants per square kilometre, it is hard to imagine that Macao still retains any significant biodiversity.

26 January 2018

Macao is home to an impressive number of old and valuable trees, which have defied the odds to survive in this urban jungle.

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

5 January 2018

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

21 December 2017

Over the years, cricket has had its ups and downs developing in Macao. The Macau Cricket Association, formed nearly a decade ago, is back with activities and has a new plan to put cricket back on the city’s sport map.

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

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

10 November 2017

Near the Ruins of St. Paul, an elegant, colonial-era house has been transformed to offer Macao a new experience at the cinema – a wealth of local and foreign films not available in traditional commercial venues.

3 November 2017

Famous for his technique of combining acrylic paints with ink and tissue paper, abstract artist Denis Murrell has created hundreds of paintings over nearly 30 years in Macao

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