ChinaMacao

Child pornography cases increased in 2020

Throughout this year, a PJ reported 10 cases related to child pornography. Ten times more than in 2019, when only one case was recorded. UM investigator Melody Lu considers that the increase in incidents reflects “the good work of the government”, but also…
ChinaMacao

Casino workers can take test to cross border

The Health Services took a positive view of the start of the nucleic acid testing plan for casino workers. Altogether, 12 thousand people have already been tested. Cloee Chao filed a petition to define screening as a “superficial” measure and asked for reinforcement…
EconomyMacao

Subsidized tourist itineraries will be extended

The Government announced today that it will increase the number of subsidized tourist routes from 15 to 25. This is the second phase of the “Vamos Macau” campaign, designed to boost tourism, one of the sectors most affected by the pandemic. The new offer was presented…
EconomyMacao

Only a third spent the total amount of the consumer card

As of Friday, only 205,000 residents have spent the entire 3,000 patacas on the consumer card, that is, less than a third of the 624,000 who have already withdrawn it. This is when there are two weeks to expire the validity of the consumption card. It is that if the 3000…
EconomyMacao

Macau visitors fell more than 90% in June to 22,500

750 was the average number of visitors that Macau received each day last month. In all, in June, 22556 visitors were registered, a number that reflects a drop of more than 90% compared to the same period last year, according to data released today by the Directorate of…
ChinaMacao

Macau casinos subject to new Covid-19 prevention measures

The new director of the Gaming Inspection and Coordination Department (DICJ), Adriano Marques Ho, paid a visit to local gambling houses to inspect the implementation of new measures by casino operators, to prevent the Covid-19 epidemic, according to a DICJ press…
ChinaMacao

Tickets for HZM Shuttle bus to be bought in advance

According to a notice published in the Hong Kong-Macau-Bridge Shuttle Bus website,  starting from today all passengers taking the shuttle buses going between Macau and Hong Kong and between Zhuhai and Hong Kong need to purchase tickets online in advance. Passengers can…
ChinaEconomy

China plans network of airports in the region

A plan released by the State Civil Aviation Administration provides for the construction of an airport network in the Greater Guangdong-Hong Kong-Macau area. The project, which sets goals until 2035, also foresees efforts to raise Hong Kong’s status as an international…
ChinaMacao

National Security: Beijing decides agency in Macau

It is Beijing that will decide whether Macau will have a Central Government agency similar to the one established in Hong Kong, and that allows agents from inside China to investigate national security cases without responding to Hong Kong laws and courts. “This is a…