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3 days left for voter registration

The Public Administration and Civil Service Bureau reminded permanent residents who still aren’t included in the city’s electoral roll that they must register on Thursday at the latest

29 Dec, 2020

#Politics

Cotai construction workers ‘threaten to jump’ in pay row

Four non-resident workers threatened to jump from a height on a Galaxy Entertainment Group (GEG) construction site of the gaming operator’s new development project in Cotai on Monday morning over a pay row.

29 Dec, 2020

#Social Affairs

Temperature to drop to 6 degree Celsius on New Year’s Eve

The mercury will drop to 6 degree Celsius on New Year's Eve and New Year's Day, the Macao Meteorological and Geophysical Bureau (SMG) said today.

28 Dec, 2020

#Social Affairs

Government suspends Health Code address function

The Macao government has suspended the newly-launched function for residents to add their home address to their Macao Health Code “until further notice” due to technical malfunction.

28 Dec, 2020

#Social Affairs

smartcard

Consumption smartcard deadline is on Thursday

The Economic Services Bureau (DSE) reminded residents that the deadline of the second phase of the government-subsidised consumption smartcard is Thursday.

28 Dec, 2020

#Social Affairs

Avian influenza A H5N6

Municipal Affairs Bureau monitors avian flu threat

The Municipal Affairs Bureau (IAM) monitors human case of avian influenza A H5N6 that was confirmed in Hunan province from live poultry.

28 Dec, 2020

#Social Affairs

flu macau

6 elderly catch flu in Taipa retirement home

A retirement home reported a collective flu case to the Health Bureau (SSM) on Sunday involving six elderly residents two men and four women

28 Dec, 2020

#Social Affairs

China Media Group Macao

Macao government signs co-operation agreement with China Media Group

 The Macao government has signed a co-operation framework agreement with China Media Group (CMG) in the areas of news, sports, entertainment, documentaries and cultural programmes. 

27 Dec, 2020

#Politics

China Media Group Macao branch

State-owned China Media Group launches branch in Macao

The agreement will cover cooperation in news, sports activities, soap operas, documentaries, ad documentaries.

27 Dec, 2020

#Politics

Macao bishop stresses ‘sacred life’ in Christmas message

Macao Catholic Diocese Bishop Stephen Lee Bun Sang has urged the faithful in his 2020 Christmas message to actively promote life.

25 Dec, 2020

#Social Affairs

Macao CES 2021

Macao to host Las Vegas’ Consumer Electronics Show alternative in 2021

Macao is set to host a tech fair next year to match the famed International Consumer Electronics Show (CES) in Las Vegas, the US online newspaper TechCrunch reported this week. 

24 Dec, 2020

#Economy

Addresses will be mandatory to generate Health Codes in Macao from January onwards

The government announced today that from 7 January, it will be mandatory for citizens to declare their address or their most frequented places in Macao on the Health Code.

23 Dec, 2020

#Social Affairs

Visitors rise 9.3% to 636,351 in November

Mainlanders accounted for 92.5%of all visitor arrivals. Some 51.5% of all mainland visitors came from the Greater Bay Area.

23 Dec, 2020

#Social Affairs

Hengqin Port - 21 days

New restrictions for residents of mainland China, Hong Kong and Taiwan

All residents of mainland China, Hong Kong and Taiwan, who in the previous 21 days were in foreign countries, are prohibited from entering the Macao Special Administrative Region starting Wednesday.

23 Dec, 2020

#Social Affairs

GBA Sim Racing Grand Prix

Beijing gamer wins GBA Sim Racing Grand Prix at Melco

The GBA Sim Racing Grand Prix 2020 (SRGP) The National Final came to a grand finale after three consecutive days of tournaments, involving total cash prizes awarded to the 36 national players at The National Final were worth over RMB 1 million.

23 Dec, 2020

#Sports

sexual harassment Macao

Driving instructor sexually harasses learner

A driving instructor has been arrested for sexually harassing and coercing a female learner driver, the Public Security Police statement said on Monday.

23 Dec, 2020

#Crime

Macao quarantine

Macao extends COVID-19 quarantine from 14 to 21 days (Update)

The government has decided to extend the mandatory novel coronavirus quarantine period for arrivals from Hong Kong and the rest of the world except mainland China and Taiwan from 14 days to 21 days.

22 Dec, 2020

#Social Affairs

Macao quarantine extended to 21 days

Quarantine extended to 21 days for all arrivals except those from Mainland China and Taiwan

These travellers will undergo two COVID-19 tests during quarantine and a third one on the 20th day.

21 Dec, 2020

#Social Affairs

Hong Kong suspends UK flights

Hong Kong bans flights from the UK

The Hong Kong government announced suspension of flights from the UK after a more infectious coronavirus variant hit the country

21 Dec, 2020

#Social Affairs

gaming concessions

Ho says ‘anything is possible’ concerning timing of casino concession bids 

Chief Executive Ho Iat Seng said that "anything is possible" concerning the timing of the bidding process for Macao's gaming concessions which expire in June 2022. 

20 Dec, 2020

#Gaming