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Macau | Former responsible for UN climate change policy to be main speaker in Macau
Portugal: Nobel Prize winner paints grim picture of climate change future
Macau | Climate change leads to improvements to weather bureau online forecasts
Tourism
Abu Dhabi's Louvre to unveil Leonardo painting 'very soon'
IC's new president | Cecilia Tse highlights administration transparency
ExCo | Maritime Areas Basic Law bans all gaming activities
Gov't announces 2017 recipients of decorations
Smzy Cup International Mahjong Open – The Macau Selection Trial Of ZND World Mahjong Sports ...
Macau Government Honours Lawrence Ho for Outstanding Contribution to Tourism Sector
Macao marks 18th anniversary of returning to China
Celebrating 18 Years Under Chinese Control, Macau Honors Casino Tycoon Lawrence Ho
Macau Positioned to Break All-Time Casino Win Record in 2019, Analysts Opine
Macau Casinos Emerge From Market Slump And Prepare For Strong Results In 2018
Lower toll for Pearl River Delta mega bridge preferred option at hearing
SARs link up with nine cities to boost tourism in Big Bay Area
What's on this Christmas?
Macau | Neighbouring island to be restored to life and become tourist destination
FDi Intelligence Includes Georgia in 'Tourism Locations of the Future'
MVA joins Shenzhen International Tourism Expo
MB Dec | 18 years later | Heritage a moving target
Macau in 2017 | Gastronomy: the new local rising start - Culture
Macau Goes Big Again, Manila Overcomes Tragedy In 2017 Asia Gaming Highlights
Chui urges unremitting efforts to boost city's development
China's ATM cash ruling to hit casinos: SJM's Leong
Brunei emerging as tourism destination
MGTO publication “Macao Travel Talk” introduces new interface and functions
Kapok | Apologies warranted
Macau airport revamp for 2018 to boost traffic: operator
MGM China Announces Opening Events for MGM COTAI
Việt Nam opens consulate office in China's Macau
Macau, tourist mecca
IFT gastronomy center to be completed by 2023
Tourist arrivals seen hitting 8M
AirAsia evaluates three new routes in 2018
MGM Cotai 'grand opening' Feb 13: promoter
AirAsia launches Macau-Phuket direct daily flights
Cyprus: casino resort to add USD838m to economy yearly
Thai AirAsia bridges Phuket and Macao
Las Vegas Sands (LVS) Downgraded by Zacks Investment Research
Offbeat | Rome's mangy Christmas tree to be carved up into souvenirs
Experience Macao CNY promotion kicks off
Spain international tourism breaks records for fifth straight year
Will Wynn Resorts (WYNN) Stock Skyrocket Again in 2018?
Sieren's China: Boosting tourism with better toilets
Macau | UNESCO Creative Cities to join gastronomy forum
Johor now a top tourism destination
Sieren's China: Boosting tourism with better toilets
4 years on in Sochi, cocktails replace steroid samples
Briefs | New Uniform for DSEC enumerators
MGTO to host international gastronomy forum this week
Airlines told to clean up web errors
Macau | Power station in Lai Chi Wun still mulled as site for hosting new Wine Museum – Tourism ...
MB Jan | Rising Star
Lower-tier China cities to aid Macau casino biz: MS
Macau Gambler Traffic No Longer from Just Beijing and Shanghai, as 'Lower-Tier' Chinese ...
Macau visits up 5pct in 2017, likely slower 2018: MGTO
Macau | Gov't kicks off 2018 Macau Year of Gastronomy, vows to enhance local food & beverage ...
Macau | Four goals to pursue in 2018 - Tourism Office
Macau visitors tops 32.6 million in 2017
Macao's 2017 total visitor arrivals up 5.4 pct to 32.6 million
Morgan Stanley outlook fuels Macau casino stocks rally
Zacks Investment Research Lowers Las Vegas Sands (LVS) to Hold
2018 Macao Year of Gastronomy officially kicks off
Tourism | International visitor arrivals grew 6.2 percent last year
Destination Hot Spot: Marvelous Macau
MB Jan | Casinos in Mainland China: Friend or foe to Macau?
Macau | IFT to set up postgraduate culinary course
Macao holds int'l gastronomy forum
Economic growth in Angola expected to remain at below 3% until 2020
Macau registers a record 32.6 million visitors in 2017
International Gastronomy Forum opens in Macao to discuss “The Potential of Gastronomy”
'You must give back to the world' | Gastronomy City title not just a platform, counsels UNESCO
English in Macau | Transportation signage in need of improvement, says public
Macau holds int'l gastronomy forum
Macau | Hotel occupancy up 4.6 pp yoy in 2017
Visitation numbers in Macau were significantly greater in 2017
Macao or bust: Commerce entourage looks to expand Phuket trade beyond tourism
Decorations 2017 | 42 individuals and institutions received decorations last week
Crime | Las Vegas gunman was germophobe, possibly bipolar
Imperial Palace Hotel fined MOP4.43 million
Industry awaits the grand Silver Jubilee edition of 'SATTE'
Macau | 2500 drivers from Mainland China with registered licences in MSAR in 2017- Police
Macau's casinos roar back
Another delay flagged to The 13 Hotel launch
Potential Gambling Location THE 13 Hotel Announces Further Launch Date Delay
Another delay hits the opening of Macau's luxury The 13 hotel
Las Vegas Sands Profit Surges on Continuing Macau Rebound
More companies take part in IFT Career Day
Macau | MGM Cotai 5-star hotel still awaiting licence approval - Tourism Office
Macau | MGM Cotai 5-star hotel still awaiting licence approval - Tourism Office
Las Vegas Sands Profit Surges on Continuing Macau Rebound
MGM Cotai still awaiting hotel licence: MGTO
Guangzhou to tap global markets via Macao
Macau | Local business delegations visit Bay Bridge
European chambers visit Delta Bridge as it nears completion
Beautiful Destinations creative agency to promote Guam tourism on social media
Macau | Zhuhai Gov't signs agreement with Israeli company to develop agricultural hi-tech complex
President of the Cultural Affairs Bureau resigned due to health reasons
China plans Year of the Dog gambling crackdown
Tse resigns after a month of leading IC
Sean Spicer says RNC should return Steve Wynn donations
Analysis | Tourism industry is only just getting going
PATA is looking for the Face of The Future of the Travel & Tourism Industry
MGM Cotai opening delayed again
Macau casino regulators look into allegations against Wynn
Macau | Gov't simplifies filming permits procedures
Tourism | Group tours grow 14 percent in 2017
Macau | Cross-departmental administrative procedures main obstruction to opening, refurbishing ...
MECOM Power and Construction Limited Announces Details of Proposed Listing on the Main ...
Wynn Resorts (WYNN) Benefits From Strong Non-Gaming Revenues
2020 Tokyo Olympic costs keep rising despite efforts to cut
Corporate Bits | 44 graduate from sands china business management diploma
Tourism | More performers join CNY parade
Wattle Health breaks into Macau market
Macau | Legislation needs improvement to speed up F&B licensing process - Tourism Office head
Macau | MGM Cotai's opening delay and lower number of tables could lead to slower ramp-up ...
Macau | Cecilia Tse to return to Tourism department in a different position after recovery - Tourism ...
Macau | No guarantee MGM Cotai will receive hotel license before Chinese New Year - Tourism ...
Macau | More than 960000 tourists expected during Chinese New Year period - Tourism Office
UNESCO Creative City | Tam proposes six objectives for gastronomy
Tourism chief hopes CNY parade gets bigger crowd
Wattle Health Australia's orders from Macau and India provide entry into large markets
No guarantee MGM Cotai will open before CNY: MGTO
Las Vegas Sands (LVS) Lifted to “Buy” at Zacks Investment Research
MGM Cotai Still Pending Hotel License Approval ahead of Chinese New Year
PAL ramps up China operations
Wattle health expands in Asia
USAID supports Timor-Leste to develop tourism sector
Macau franchisees target more international brands
Education | 1800 jobs offered at IPM Careers Fair
Briefs | IC launches service to apply for filming permits
Zacks Investment Research Downgrades Las Vegas Sands (LVS) to Hold
Unique tourism complex at CEZA eyed
China plans to allow gambling on Hainan island
MGM Cotai Could Miss Chinese New Year Tourism Influx, Resort Licensing Delays Continue
IIM to create website focusing on Macanese cuisine
MGTO non-committal on MGM Cotai opening date
Macau Stocks Shudder, Analysts Frown Over Hainan Casino Report
Reports Indicate China May Legalize Gambling on Hainan Island
Diethelm Appoints Representative for Austria, Germany and Switzerland
`China's Hawaii' has a gambling plan: here are potential winners
'China's Hawaii' has a gambling plan: here are potential winners
Tourism boards pledge to seize opportunities brought by Bay Area
Heritage | Researcher suggests more community development projects in Macau
DTG beefs up European sales
MGM China sends invites for MGM Cotai opening Feb 13
MGM China Confirms February 13 Opening for MGM Cotai
MGM China sends invites for MGM Cotai Feb 13 “grand opening”
Diethelm appoints rep for Germany, Austria and Switzerland
Casino mogul Steve Wynn resigns amid sex misconduct claims
City's 1st fleet of green taxis launched
Zhongshan, Zhuhai and Macau Food and Drink Guide will have English version
Briefs | Janet McNab featured in Macau Inc
Strong Cotai room sales for Chinese New Year
Scandal-hit casino mogul Steve Wynn's luck may be running out in Macau as well
Beijing dismisses accusations from former Maldives leader
2002 report had high expectations for Wynn diversifying Macau
Chinese New Year set to be a boon for Macau hotels
MB Feb | Shades of gray
4 ways to celebrate the Lunar New Year in Macau
Macau | Airport daily passenger volume to go up 5 pct yoy during Chinese New Year initial period
Macau | Minor Hotel Group sets Hengqin St Regis hotel opening for May 1, signs agreement to ...
Suspected arson at luxury condo in Fai Chi Kei
Global Merchants Offer Exclusive Discounts for UnionPay Cardholders During the Chinese New Year
Cathay Pacific Airways Limited
MGM Opens New $3.3 Billion Resort in Macau
MGM Cotai opens today with more than 500 rooms
MGM opens for Macau holiday players as China challenge looms
Global Merchants Offer Exclusive Discounts for UnionPay Cardholders During the Chinese New Year
Wheels in motion for cycle race on Hong Kong-Zhuhai-Macau bridge, says tourism board chief
Direct lights between Hong Kong, Dublin could be 'game changer'
Macao Gets Its First Electric Taxi Fleet Thanks To Partnership With BYD
MGM debuts USD3.4b resort in Macau
Direct flights between Hong Kong, Dublin could be 'game changer'
Macau | Fitch upgrades Macau rating to AA with outlook as stable
MGM Cotai Opens at Last with 500 Hotel Rooms for Chinese New Year
Fitch upgrades Macau's long-term credit rating
Exclusive interview | Jim Murren: The MGM philosophy: Strong local partners
MGM Cotai opens its doors to the public
MOP 27 billion MGM Cotai opens in Macau
Fitch upgrades Macau's long-term credit rating to AA
MGM China CEO sees appeal of Cotai resort offsetting delayed opening
MGM Resorts opens billion dollar Macau casino complex
Hainan 'gaming' idea no threat soon to Macau: Fitch
MGM Cotai opens doors to the public
MGM opens $4.5-billion resort in Macau
Macau | Sands China finishes 2017 with profit increase
CNY visitor numbers to increase up to 3pct: Macau govt
Chui Sai-on promises to focus on Macau livelihood issues
Macau gov't gears up for tide of Chinese New Year travelers
Macau gov't gears up for tide of Chinese New Year travelers
Cathay Pacific announces codeshare partnership with CWJ
Gov't keeps an open attitude over real estate regulations
Briefs | Spring Festival exhibition opens
Sands China records profit spike in 2017
Potential China Hainan Casino Won't Steal Macau Profits, Credit Agency Fitch Opines
Mike Yardley: Macao with a French Twist
Feature: Bridge signals boom for China's Guangdong-Hong Kong-Macao Greater Bay Area
Mike Yardley: Macau with a French Twist
UnionPay mobile payment transaction volume grows as Chinese tourists celebrating the Spring ...
Macau | Report shows demand for shark's fin on the rise in Macau despite dwindling in Mainland ...
Chinese and Indian tourism in Australia surges to record
1000 performers take part in parade to celebrate CNY
Macau lunar new year visitors up 10% over first four days
Parisian Macao attracts over 5B social media impressions since opening
MGM China Reports 2017 Annual Results
Gambling Hotspot Macau Witnesses Surge of Tourists during Chinese New Year Celebrations
Macau casino operator MGM China's 2017 profit narrowly misses analysts expectations
Winter Olympics | Pyeongchang's legacy probably debt and anger
Qian Yongqiang | Entrepreneur starts USD100 million hedge fund with own money
Delta Bridge will be able to withstand super typhoons
CNY visitor arrivals rise 9.2 pct
MGM China net revenue rises 3 pct in 2017
Macau Chinese New Year Has Tourists Flocking to Gambling Hub
Macau GGR growth to slow down sharply in Feb: analysts
Government of Mozambique seeks potential partners to build and manage aerodromes
Macau businessman puts in request to set up bank in Cabo Verde
Economic diversification is a priority for Cabo Verde
Las Vegas, Macau Casino Revenue Comparison Report (with Infographic)
A Greyhound Racetrack Meets Its Demise
Chinese New Year visitor totals increase by 7.9% in Macau
CNY | Tourism: Upward moment for Hong Kong, but Macau has the momentum
Ministries join forces to legalise casinos
Macau visitor numbers up 6.5pct during CNY holidays
Crown feels pinch in Perth but VIPs return
Forbes Travel Guide names Conrad Macao as Five-Star Hotel in 2018 Star Ratings list
Crown feels pinch in Perth but VIPs return
Visitor arrivals in Macao surged by 6.5 pct during Spring Festival
CNY spend boosts movies, meals, and robot cleaners
David Chow wants to create a bank in Cape Verde
Organization calls on gaming operators to eliminate shark fin from F&B sector
Tourism | Increase in tourist arrivals over Chinese New Year
Macau casinos ponder meaning of China's transit visa price hike
CNY visitors rise 6.5 pct to almost one million
Macau average hotel room rate up 6pct in CNY
MB Feb | (4th) Space without space | Macau of Landfills
Inside Gaming: Greenwood Gets PA 'Mini-Casino' After Sands' Bid Nixed
Macau | Guangdong tourism authority slams rampant activities of fake travel agencies
The Buzz | Zhuhai tourism indexes increase due to Chinese New Year
NYT highlights rise and fall of the Canidrome
More tourists, less satisfaction in 2017
US | NRA, Florida face backlash after latest school shooting
Angola simplifies process of granting tourism visas
Master of disaster lecture open to the public
Macau Casino Satisfaction Declines More Than 10 Percent in 2017
Briefs | The 13 casino may open next month
Cabo Verde awards tourism merit medal to Macau entrepreneur David Chow
Government approves extension of horse race concession until 2024
MJC granted surprise 24-year concession renewal
Galaxy Entertainment's 2017 Net Profit Up 67.2% On Year
Macau casino operator Galaxy Entertainment's profit surges as gaming market recovers
MB Feb | Will casinos stop being built on landfills? | Macau of Landfills
Galaxy Entertainment Group Announces Q4 & Annual Results 2017
Cotai Phase 3, stage 1 maybe by end 2019: Galaxy's Lui
SJM profit down 15.6pc
SJM Holdings Net Profit Plunges 16 Percent in 2017, as Macau Market Share Continues to Decline
Economy grows by 9.1 percent in 2017
AL Plenary | 'PRC' should be imprinted on more Macau travel documents, lawmaker suggests
Macau | City's economy grew 9.1 pct in 2017
GDP grows 9.1 pct last year
Macau casino GGR up 5.7 pct in a festive February
Macau's economy grows 9.1% in real terms in 2017
How travel brands are using WeChat to reach Chinese consumers
Gaming-fueled Macau economy at its fastest pace since 2013
Transparency vital for smart city development, says scholar
Macau Casino Revenue Surge Comes to a Screeching Halt, February Win Falls Short of ...
Macau's Casinos Have Been Relying On VIPs, But The Mass Market Is Crucial To Future Growth
Macau steps up efforts to lure mass market punters
Macau Casino Developers Consider Focus Shift towards Mass-Market Offerings
Rear Window | Polishing the judiciary
Briefs | MGTO: Hong Kong cooperating with Macau
African Parks NGO recovers Bazaruto Archipelago National Park in Mozambique
Don't Worry, Macau's 600% Visa Fee Hike Won't Hurt Casinos
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Wynn Resorts (WYNN) Rating Increased to Buy at Zacks Investment Research
Hun Manet: Sihanoukville is not Macau
MGTO signs agreements in Beijing over int'l film festival
Briefs | Two tourists injured by tents on IC grounds
NagaCorp EBITDA to grow 20% annually, better placed than Macau: analysts
Macau | Tourism Office inks co-operation agreement for Film Festival in Beijing
Integration in the economic development of mainland China is a priority for Macau
Made in Macao | From street snacks to must-buy souvenirs
Portugal | Hotel workers wanted to help with country's record tourism boom
Qatar Air sounds defiant note over sanctions
Gaming | 2018 and whether it will be the year of the mass-market breakout
12000 visitors expected at April fair
Hong Kong closer to 1m cruisers as new developments boost connectivity
Macau | Female employment rate similar to men in gaming and tourism industry - scholar
Cambodian Military Warns Sihanoukville Will Not Be 'Like Macau'
Travel: French flair in Macao
Macao set to impress as city of gastronomy
MGM opens new resort in Macau
Casino Exec Recommends More Gaming Concessions in Macau
Bay Area offers huge potential for young people, deputies say
Cambodia Looks to Foreign Investors to Boost Casino Gaming Industry
Sands wants to build even more Macau hotel space: SVP
Macau launches 2018 training programme for Portuguese-speaking countries' tourism sector
Round Up
Pests and disease destroy Mozambican agricultural plantations
Global Tourism Economy Forum continues promotion in Europe
Egypt sees tourism rebound ahead of vote
Gaming Industry to Sustain Stellar Show in 2018: 4 Solid Buys
Macau | Lai Sun posts profit alert
Hong Kong-Zhuhai-Macau Bridge: Despite delays and rising costs, locals remain positive
MB March | Manipulation
Macanese fusion food risks extinction
Macau moves to charm bellies in 'Year of Gastronomy'
Pansy Ho Is Now Hong Kong's Richest Woman
Portugal: Nobel Prize winner paints grim picture of climate change future
Macau casino operator, local gaming firm to build 'integrated resort' in Boracay
Melco Resorts Billionaire Lawrence Ho Says Six Macau Casino Licenses Plenty
Tam defends trip to Beijing during 'two sessions'
PAGCOR Issues GEG a Provisional Gaming License
Macau's Galaxy Receives Casino License for $500-Million Boracay Resort
MB March | Room for one more? | Extension vs. Expiration
MB March | Deceptive Silence | Extension vs. Expiration
Macau's Galaxy bags provisional license for Boracay casino project
Macau | MOP16 million MITE Travel Expo starts earlier this year
Mozambican airline LAM and Fastjet sign partnership
LRWC, Galaxy secure Pagcor license for new Boracay casino
IT&CM China 2018 Show: Larger representation, sponsorships
Jockey Club must pay govt 153-million-pataca debt or lose concession: Leong
Palace defends $500-M casino-resort plan in Boracay
IT&CM China 2018 show floor marked by larger representation, sponsorships
MB March | Government Policy Professes to Protect Public Interests
Macau | IPIM looking to allow online payment purchases at Tap Seac Lusophone food products ...
MB March | The house doesn't always win
Macau | Tourism Office to streamline hotel restaurant license procedure - Head
Attractive Macao travel packages at the Penang Matta Fair
Wynn's Pain Is Rivals' Gain
10 Million Chinese Tourists and Thailand's Transforming Tourist Industry
Macau | East Timor gov't looking to allow casino licences - Legal advisor
Wynn's Pain Is Rivals' Gain With Macau Facing a Shakeup
Wynn's Pain Is Rivals' Gain With Macau Facing a Shakeup: Gadfly
Galaxy Entertainment Group and Wynn Resorts Limited Announce Investment
Shop for your next adventure
Macau | CE highlights national development strategies for local youth
No public go-signal for Boracay casino
Macao looks to develop and become a global hub for tourism
Hong Kong a bigger draw for Europeans with Pearl River Delta bridge
Radio One's travel show 'Get some Sun' is back with season 5
Mass Chinese visitors drove Jan-Feb mass gaming: MS
Chinese company interested in Cabo Verde's inter-island shipping tender
Macau economy expected to grow at an average of 4.9% in 2018/2019
Las Vegas Sands (LVS) Downgraded by Zacks Investment Research
Thailand's Gaggan named best restaurant in Asia
Macau Legend full-2017 revenue up, loss widens
Launch date for Macau's The 13 Hotel revised again
Asia's 50 Best Restaurants announced in China's Macao
Bangkok's Indian eatery No. 1 restaurant in Asia - again
Bangkok's Indian eatery No.1 restaurant in Asia
Bangkok's Indian cuisine restaurant Gaggan tops in Asia
The 13 opening delayed until the end of June
Bangkok's Indian eatery No. 1 restaurant in Asia - again
Macau link sparks tourism hopes
Nevada Casinos Win $1 Billion in February Thanks to Chinese New Year
Saving Macau's cuisine from extinction
Unlucky Casino 13 changes launch date—again
Cambodia's Siem Reap Enters Foreign Trade Partnership with Gambling Hub Macau
Macau | Airport company invested MOP2-3 bln for infrastructure development in past five years
CE visits Zhuhai (with photos/videos)
Exciting holiday prizes on offer at MATTA Fair this weekend
Holiday seekers get to pick nicely packaged deals
Zacks Investment Research Downgrades Las Vegas Sands (LVS) to Hold
Las Vegas Sands' Revenue Diversification Helps, Debt Hurts
Melco International to “redefine” Macau landscape as 2017 revenues soar
Cyprus temporary casino this year: Lawrence Ho
Korean executive chef at luxury Macau hotel aims for Michelin
Bank of Mozambique wants to see tourism revenues reflected in National Accounts
Macau Casinos Mark 20 Months of Gains in March
Business tourism benefits from new measures in Angola
Japan casino GGR tax to be fixed at 30pct: reports
Hong Kong, Macau tourism industries big winners from new bridge
Gaming development outlook along the Belt and Road
Game Changer: Pansy Ho Steers Macau In A New Direction
Macau visitor numbers down over holiday weekend
Macau tourist arrivals drop 5% over Easter break
Macao: A journey of epic portions in the home of the world's first fusion food
Macao: A journey of epic portions in the home of the world's first fusion food
Macau Casino Exec: Gambling Market Needs to Look at More Gaming Concessions
China provides grants for 200 staff from Angola
Wynn Resorts (NASDAQ:WYNN) Downgraded to “Hold” at Zacks Investment Research
Climbing the Bell: Macau's 2017 Rebound Accelerates in March
China Property Tycoons Bet Big That Gambling Will Come to Hainan
Macau | IFT fees for non-resident students increase 20pct
Saudi crown prince kicks off official visit to Paris
Macau | Philippines President against Galaxy gaming project in Boracay, vows to give land to farmers
Landing International leases 9.5 hectares of land for new Philippines IR
China property tycoons bet that gambling will come to Hainan
Greater Bay Area to get more impetus
Photos show Duterte met with officials of Macau-based Galaxy Entertainment
Portugal: Golf tourism responsible for nearly 17k jobs in the Algarve
Philippines' top resort island Boracay may reopen in four months: minister
LCQ17: Treatment accorded to Hong Kong people by Mainland tourist destinations
Safety concerns over Hong Kong-Zhuhai-Macau bridge indicate gaps in government's public ...
Macau casino educational trips touted for Japan execs
Las Vegas Sands Corp. (LVS) Rating Lowered to Hold at Zacks Investment Research
Finland outsources Visa processing in Hong Kong
Macau (MNA) – The Philippines decided to suspend a US$500 million project by Galaxy Entertainment Group (GEG) to develop a casino-resort in the island of Boracay, Reuters reported on ... “The rest will be for hotels, recreational facilities, a theme park, restaurants and other tourism related facilities.
Macau (MNA) – Local travel agencies inked agreements with travel agencies, scenic spots and hotels in Zhuhai's Doumen district to promote travel routes in 2018, the Zhuhai Municipal Government announced on Thursday. The representatives of the Macau SAR which signed agreements with Doumen ...
The spokeswoman, who is also deputy minister of Culture and Tourism, said that the changes introduced are intended to improve the business environment in the country, including “removal of the requirement of for notary recognition of signatures on company contracts.” The amendments also include ...
Along with partners Yip Hon, Teddy Yip, and Hong Kong tycoon Henry Fok, Dr Ho made a pitch to the Portuguese government to enter the lucrative gambling industry in Macau, promising to build up the city's infrastructure and heavily promote tourism. The pitch worked, and the quartet were awarded the ...
Macau (MNA) – The former Executive Secretary for the United Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change, Christiana Figueres, said on Friday that the high number of tourists coming to the Macau SAR impacts its environmental policy since it is “more difficult to affect tourism behaviour than that ...
He put in place several and unique policies that helped adapt SC operations through the several different “eras” of Macau's tourism industry, and helped to put the company in pole position of Macau's market. These results were achieved because António is the kind of professional who does not sleep in ...
It said: “Any move to ramp up tourism in Hainan or open it up to gambling would reverberate within the global travel industry. Outside the mainland, in Macau, where casinos are permitted, the bulk of revenue still goes to foreign operators like Las Vegas Sands Corp. and MGM. “A more nationalist angle ...
"Although it still takes time to explore, Hainan may try to launch a lottery for more sporting events, including horse racing and rowing, to help boost Hainan's tourism." Casino Licenses. Macau, a special administrative region of China, is the only area of the country where casino gambling is legal.
Macau has focused on attracting Chinese tourists and families, the same market that Hainan now draws. Saturday's plan also fleshed out other opening-up policies approved for Hainan. According to the guidelines, a free-trade port system will be “basically established” in Hainan by 2025, and “mature” ...
“Although it still takes time to explore, Hainan may try to launch a lottery for more sporting events, including horse racing and rowing, to help boost Hainan's tourism.” Any shift in China's approach toward gambling could end up threatening the US$33 billion casino industry in Macau — the world's largest ...
Hainan has so far failed to become a popular international tourist destination like Macau or Bali. Of the 67 million visitors that trekked to the island last year, a little over a million were from overseas. The new policies will give a needed jolt to the $13 billion tourism industry, with domestic operators like ...
... head of the Jeju government's tourism bureau. Half the island's eight casinos are Chinese-owned and like every Korean casino except one in Gangwon province, all are off limits to Korean citizens. “Macau distinguished itself with casinos,” Yang said at the island's tourism bureau. “But Jeju's values are ...
Macau's Secretary for Economy and Finance, Lionel Leong Vai Tac, said on Sunday that he does not expect a recent central government announcement regarding neighbouring Hainan (pictured) to have a negative impact on Macau. He added that he was confident that Macau's gaming industry would ...
Any shift in China's approach toward gambling could end up threatening the US$33 billion casino industry in Macau - the world's largest gaming center - as well as other casino hubs in Asia. Macau has been shifting to attract Chinese tourists and families to the territory, which is the same market that ...
TOURISM FIRMS, DUTY-FREE SHOPS SET FOR BOOM. Hainan has so far failed to become a popular international tourist destination like Macau or Bali. Of the 67 million visitors that trekked to the island last year, a little over a million were from overseas. The new policies will give a needed jolt to the ...
So far, however, Hainan has been far behind Macau in tourist draw. Even with investors have poured in billions of dollars developing hotel resorts and family tourism-oriented infrastructure and shopping centers, the mass influx of tourists has yet to arrive and stores and attractions remain largely empty.
Leong said that besides taxation cooperation, the Macao SAR is looking forward to deepening bilateral cooperation with Vietnam in such sectors as trade, tourism and education. The signing of the agreement was of great importance in increasing fiscal transparency and preventing double taxation, and ...
These participants shared their ideas for different areas, such as eco-tourism, sustainable exhibitions, building ecological cities, and the development of finance and environmentally-friendly chemicals. There was also exchange of information on the potential for deepening environmental cooperation at ...
The government is committed to making Macau tourism even more attractive in order to respond to the competitiveness and challenges brought on by other regions. Leong Vai Tac's remarks came just days after President Xi Jinping's announcement on the island of Hainan in southern China of plans to ...
Macau (MNA) – The CEO and founder of Ruh Global Communications (RGC), Debra Ruh, told Macau News Agency (MNA) on Monday that local gaming and tourism corporations would gain tremendously from including people with disabilities in their workforce. “Macau could change everything, they ...
More than anything, perhaps, the new blueprint for Hainan's development could mean a sucker punch against the tourism industries of Chinese Special Administrative Regions (SARs) Hong Kong and Macau, both of which have immensely profited from the Chinese outbound tourism boom and their ...
Hanoi (VNA) – An agreement was inked between Vietnam and China's Macau Special Administrative Region (SAR) to avoid double taxation as well as ... the Macao Special Administrative Region is looking forward to deepening bilateral cooperation with Vietnam in such sectors as trade, tourism and ...
Known as “China's Hawaii” for its beautiful beaches and golden sands, the government has long been eager to boost international tourism there and transform it economically to complement the Greater Bay area. The long-term plan is to link the cities of Hong Kong, Macau, Guangzhou, Shenzen, and ...
The growth in Chinese tourism has piqued investor interest in casinos, which haven't historically been a major source of revenue, according to Yang Gi-Cheol, head of the Jeju government's tourism bureau. Half the island's eight casinos are Chinese-owned and like every Korean casino except one in ...
Macau distinguished itself with casinos,” Yang said at the island's tourism bureau. “But Jeju's values are its nature and culture.” At Landing, Yang Zhihui says he isn't trying to create another Macau either. He wants his project to be considered a “Jeju company” that supports residents and provides jobs, ...
In 2017 Q4, the top five feeder markets were mainland China, Japan, Hong Kong and Macau, South Korea, and Malaysia. Although the increase of mainland Chinese visitors was significant in the fourth quarter, a 18.3% YoY growth to 756,000, the total number of visitors was still 29.5% lower than the ...
Mr Zeman will share a platform with Wilfred Wong Ying Wai, president and executive director of another Macau operator, Sands China Ltd, and with Maria Helena de Senna Fernandes, director of the Macao Government Tourism Office. They will discuss the topic “The transformation of Macau and its goal ...
The Chinese government's ambitions to develop further the mainland-territory island of Hainan as an international tourism destination might affect the non-gaming tourism plans of Hengqin Island (pictured), next door to Macau, says brokerage Sanford C. Bernstein Ltd. The focus of some media ...
BORACAY ISLAND - Macau casino giant Galaxy Entertainment has dropped plans to build an integrated report on this island, which the government will shut for 6 months to give way to a massive cleanup, a tourism official said. Galaxy, and its Filipino partner, Leisure and Resorts World, secured a ...
The organizers also disclosed yesterday the participants of the 'Thought-Provoking Panel Discussion' to happen on the second day of the event, May 16, composed by Maria Helena de Senna Fernandes, director of the Macao Government Tourism Office, Wilfred Wong, president and executive director ...
MANILA, Philippines — The Department of Tourism on Tuesday said a Macau-based casino giant is no longer its casino-resort project on Boracay island. Tourism Assistant Secretary Frederick Alegre, department spokesperson, made the confirmation at a Palace press briefing on Boracay. "Galaxy has ...
The Chinese government's grand plan to open up Hainan is not only politically and economically significant for the province itself, but it will also to some extent affect Macau's position as a casino and tourism hub in southern China in the coming decades. The plan is ambitious. In a “guiding opinion” to ...
An agreement was inked between Vietnam and China's Macau Special Administrative Region (SAR) to avoid double taxation as well as prevent tax ... the Macao Special Administrative Region is looking forward to deepening bilateral cooperation with Vietnam in such sectors as trade, tourism and ...
“Hainan has seen 30 years of development and the Chinese government wants to position the island as a international tourism destination. We have good co-operation with Hainan, we have direct flights, however, we didn't discuss [China's] proposals, only tourism related issues,” said the CE during the ...
Macau casino giant Galaxy Entertainment and its Filipino partner, Leisure and Resorts World Corp (LRWC), earlier announced the building of a ... However, Alegre said the tourism department has not received any official communication from Galaxy Entertainment and LRWC about their plans.
This initiative was launched last November during the APAVT (Portuguese Association of Travel Agencies and Tourism) congress, in Macao, by the Secretary of State for Tourism, Ana Mendes Godinho. "This is an incentive program in which, depending on the number of participants, Turismo de Portugal ...
Macau's contributions to the Greater Bay Area would be incorporated with the city's strategic roles as, respectively, a world centre of tourism and leisure, and a commercial and trade cooperation service platform between China and Portuguese-speaking countries (collectively known as the “Centre and ...
Macau's Chief Executive, Fernando Chui Sai On (pictured), said on Tuesday that he did not have any “exchange of opinions” with government officials of the mainland-territory island of Hainan. The Macau government is however seeking further cooperation with Hainan in tourism, Mr Chui noted.
Macau's Galaxy Entertainment had high hopes of building a multi-million dollar casino resort in the tourist friendly Boracay Island in the Philippines. Those plans took a hit earlier this month when President Duterte said that he wasn't keen on having a casino developed in Boracay. Galaxy Entertainment ...
The company has partnered Macau-based casino giant Galaxy Entertainment Group to build a mixed-use complex in the popular tourism hub that annually welcomes more than 2 million tourists. The two gaming firms obtained in March a provisional license from the Philippine Amusement and Gaming ...
The Chief Executive gave assurances that the government will create instruments to allow the population to participate in the overall planning of development of the Great Bay and will work to develop Macau as a world tourism and leisure centre and a platform of services for trade cooperation between ...
Their paper, “Toponymy, place name conversion and wayfinding: South Korean independent tourists in Macau”, was published in January in the academic journal Tourism Management Perspectives. It examined the situation of South Korean independent travellers visiting the historic centre of Macau.
Beijing – China unveiled plans Wednesday to permit visa-free travel to its southern island of Hainan, as Beijing pushes international tourism to the tropical destination in another step to open up the region. The new policy will start in May and allow travellers from 59 countries to visit Hainan for 30 days ...
PAGCOR chair Andrea Domingo was quoted as saying that she was surprised to hear the statement of a tourism official from the Philippines on Tuesday who claimed that the Macau SAR casino operator was withdrawing from its plans to develop the US$500 million project in the country. Domingo ...
Last year, the 3-day 5th MITE was deemed a resounding success, attracting more than 36,000 visitors, an increase of 12.5% compared to the year before. This year, the Expo – occupying some 11,000 square metres – hosts 500 booths embracing six major traditional tourism categories; namely, dining, ...
Macau (MNA) – The Sociedade de Jogos de Macau, S.A. (SJM) announced on Thursday that it will introduce a new 'energy shuttle bus service' starting ... 'SJM believes that the above measures will optimize Macau's transportation, and enhance the overall environment for residents and visitors, while ...
The concerns from Macau operators followed Hainan's Boao Forum for Asia, in which the Chinese government had expressed plans to further develop tourism in the area. On the same day as the Legislative Assembly in Macau it was announced that China will offer visa-free access to Hainan for tourists ...
A respected Macau scholar says protectionist policies aimed at supporting locals are in fact harming the government's own efforts to grow the city's international tourism appeal. Professor Glenn McCartney, Acting Associate Dean, Faculty of Business Administration at the University of Macau, outlined his ...
Sociedade de Jogos de Macau, S.A. (SJM) has become the latest Macau operator to introduce a new energy shuttle bus service. ... will pay close attention to the operation of this new shuttle bus service and review its effects in close coordination with the Macau authorities. world-class green tourism city.
Lai Sun Group is the developer of the integrated tourism and entertainment project Novotown in Hengqin, Zhuhai. The group stated in the filing that the growth is mainly 'due to a substantial increase in the revaluation of investment properties owned by the group and held through joint ventures of the ...
“SJM believes that the above measures will optimise Macau's transportation, and enhance the overall environment for residents and visitors, while supporting Macau's development into a world-class green tourism city,” said the firm. SJM Holdings is the third casino operator in Macau to announce ...
'SJM believes that the above measures will optimize Macau's transportation, and enhance the overall environment for residents and visitors, while supporting Macau's development into a world-class green tourism city,' the company noted in the press release. (updates add first time information in first ...
Driving the project is Suncity Group Holdings Ltd (1383.HK), which has made billions luring high-rollers – mainly from China - to the baccarat tables in the Chinese territory of Macau. Vietnam is betting big on developing a gambling industry, targeting the Chinese tourists who have been flocking to the ...
The Macau Tourism Bureau (DST) has joined the Fujian Tourism Development Commission for joint tourist promotion in Australia, specifically in the cities of Melbourne and Sydney, to promote multi-destination itineraries according to official information. The sessions in these two cities took place from 16 ...
Macau (MNA) – The Tourism Federation of Cities in Guangdong, Hong Kong and Macao Bay Area held its first general membership meeting on Friday after its establishment in December last year, the Macao Government Tourism Office (MGTO) announced. MGTO stated that the meeting seeks to ...
The company generates a solid share of its revenues from Macau operations. Given the decent visitation pattern in Macau, infrastructure development, and government's efforts to boost tourism in Macau and non-gaming sources are expected to have boosted revenues in the to-be-reported quarter.
Driving the project is Suncity Group Holdings Ltd <1383.HK>, which has made billions luring high-rollers – mainly from China - to the baccarat tables in the Chinese territory of Macau. Vietnam is betting big on developing a gambling industry, targeting the Chinese tourists who have been flocking to the ...
Upon arrival at Foshan in the evening, the delegation first visited Lingnan Tiandi, an integrated district where preserves one of the most intact compound of historic buildings on the Mainland for cultural, tourism, residential and commercial use. At Lingnan Tiandi, Members paid a visit to the Kan's Villa.
That, along with the Chinese government's directives that Macau needs to broaden its scope away from gambling, has changed the strategy for casinos. In February, MGM China opened its $3.4 billion bet on the new face of Macau — the one based around family-oriented tourism and appealing to ...
“The government really wishes to bring tourism here,” Hoi An South Development Project Director Henry Tam told Reuters this week. “This area is four times the size of Macau's Cotai Strip. This is a 15 to 20-year project.” Hoi An South Development is the chief construction company on the job. The first ...
Members first took a ride on electric vehicles to tour around the compound of the Zhujiang New Town, including Canton Tower, Guangzhou Library, Guangdong Museum and Guangzhou No.2 Children's Palace. They then visited the Experimental Theater and the Opera Hall of Guangzhou Opera House.
Las Vegas Sands (NYSE:LVS) was downgraded by Zacks Investment Research from a “buy” rating to a “hold” rating in a research report issued to clients and investors on Tuesday, March 27th. According to Zacks, “Las Vegas Sands' consistent efforts to boost tourism and traffic in Macao are yielding ...
Beijing – A road accident in North Korea has caused “heavy casualties” among Chinese tourists, the foreign ministry in Beijing said on Monday. The ministry provided few details but China's state broadcaster CGTN earlier tweeted that more than 30 people died when a tour bus fell from a bridge in North ...
FDCT was originally created to counterbalance casinos and tourism in Macau's economy. FDCT's immediate priorities are to finance what Ma calls foundational science—mathematics, biology, chemistry, and other basic fields. Another long-term objective is to foster the creation of companies in Macau ...
The number of visitor arrivals to Macau was up by 9.3 percent year-on-year in March, to just over 2.73 million. It meant that for the first quarter of 2018, the aggregate of arrivals rose 8.6 percent from a year earlier, to nearly 8.55 million. The tally of March overnight visitors and same-day visitors rose by 8.6 ...
Tourism promotions for the Guangdong-Hong Kong-Macau Great Bay, filming travel report programme in Guangdong, Hong Kong and Macau, the creation of joint stands at major tourism fairs and the creation of multi-destination tourism products are some of the main actions for 2018 of the ...
RAPAPORT... Luk Fook saw a strong increase in its performance in the fourth fiscal quarter amid improved sentiment and a higher rate of tourism to Hong Kong. ... Sales in Hong Kong and Macau were up 18% on a same-store basis, outweighing mainland China, which saw a 2% decrease. The retailer ...
China accounts for over half of the global eSports audience, with the majority being aged 30 or below, an audience group which has generally been less represented in Macau's tourism demographics. A diversified revenue stream encompassing media rights, advertising, publisher fees, sponsorship and ...
There had been confusion about the fate of GEG's project in Boracay after a Philippine tourism official claimed the Macau-based operator has started looking for another venue for its multi-million dollar resort. LRWC quickly shot down the statement by saying that they have not yet abandoned the ...
A Macau-based lawyer with knowledge of border procedures in the city said the comparatively high number of deportations mostly reflected the local legal framework and huge tourism industry there. The lawyer said: “The numbers, at first glance, look startling. But when you take into account the number ...
Gross gaming revenue and Macau visitor arrivals are both up in 2018 with one quarter of the year in the books. Macau Travel Industry Council President Andy Wu Keng Kuong told local news agencies this week that the Special Administrative Region (SAR) government needs to be prepared to handle ...
According to Macau Government Tourism Office, visitor arrivals grew 5.4 per cent to reach 32.6 million last year, while overnight visitors jumped 22.2 per cent to 17.28 million. Average occupancy stood at 91.2 per cent in February, up 4.5 per cent year on year, while room rates averaged 1,504 patacas ...
The firm's co-chairman and chief executive, David Chow Kam Fai, noted to Macau Chinese-language media on Saturday that his firm was interested in developing one particular “large-scale integrated tourism and entertainment resort” project in Laos, and that it was applying to the Laos government for ...
Macau (MNA) – The president of the Macau Travel Industry Council, Andy Wu Keng Kuong, told Macau News Agency (MNA) that the Macau SAR Government should be prepared for large numbers of tourists visiting the city at all times instead of only during 'hot seasons' such as the Golden Week ...
Tourism Assistant Secretary Frederick Alegre was the official who generated the controversy after he told news reporters that the companies involved in the Boracay project were going to ... The parent company may soon break up and some of its component parts may be sold, including Wynn Macau Ltd.
Macau has experienced a strong start to 2018, with 8.5 million people visiting the island resort in the first quarter of 2018, marking an 8.6% increase compared to the same period in 2017. More than 85% of Macau's traffic is accounted for by visitors originating in mainland China and Hong Kong, and ...
Professor Fong has been responsible for more than 30 gambling and tourism related consultancy projects for the Macao SAR Government. He has been appointed by the Government as a Consultant of Economic Development Committee since 2017, a member of the Talents Development Committee ...
'Wynn believes that the introduction of electric shuttle bus services will help enhance Macau's transportation system, providing residents and tourists with a more eco-friendly and better quality living environment, as well as proactively promoting Macau as a world-class capital of green tourism', the group ...
THE Macao Government Tourism Office (MGTO) is kicking off its “Promosi Hebat Macao” Roadshow at IOI City Mall in Putrajaya from April 25-29 with the aim ... “Promosi Hebat Macao” highlights information on Macao's attractions, events, festivals, local and Muslim-friendly food, and the travel packages ...
'The Macau Special Administrative Region shall, on its own, make policies on tourism and recreation in the light of its overall interests,' states the Basic Law in Article 118. Today, it is known that these policies in the area of tourism (and gambling) pass beyond the scope of the MSAR and are (also) ...
According to Zacks, “Las Vegas Sands' consistent efforts to boost tourism and traffic in Macao are yielding results, and the company's portfolio therein is experiencing strong visitation of late. Focus on diversification and growth in the mass and non-gaming market in Macao also bode well and should aid ...
Gone were the lines of umbrellas and sun loungers, as well as hordes of tourists and vendors, that characterised the explosive, unchecked growth of what was once a quiet paradise island. Boracay was officially closed to visitors as of midnight Wednesday to undergo rehabilitation ordered three weeks ...
At the time, the diplomat considered that Forum Macau needs to become a superstructure that can help develop actions in areas such as tourism and language, among others. The Brazilian diplomat also said that the Forum has a key role to play in accompanying Portuguese-speaking countries in ...
MGM COTAI is a HK$27 billion integrated resort that leverages innovation and artistry, allowing our guests to create extraordinary moments during their stay and supporting the development of Macau as a global tourism destination. With the opening of second integrated resort in Macau, we are excited ...
Macau (MNA) – The Macau Government Tourism Office (MGTO) signed this Friday a Memorandum of Understanding and Tourism Cooperation with its counterpart from Sao Tome and Principe. The agreement was signed with the Director General of Tourism Hospitality o the Ministry of Finance, ...
Macau (MNA) – The Labour Day break period this year could see a “three to five per cent yearly increase”, Macao Government Tourism Office (MGTO) Director Maria Helena de Senna Fernandes said this Friday. The Labour Day holiday period generally comprises three days between April 29 to the ...
Macau should see a year-on-year increase in the number of visitors coming to the city during the coming Labour Day holiday period, with hotels posting high occupancy rates, says the head of the local tourism bureau. According to checks by GGRAsia, some of the hotels in the city's casino properties are ...
MACAO, April 27 (Xinhua) -- The 6th Macao International Travel (Industry) Expo kicked off Friday in China's Macao Special Administrative Region, showcasing various tourist products, cultural and creative industries, as well as gastronomy. There are 550 booths in the three-day event, covering six key ...
MACAO, April 27 (Xinhua) -- A Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) was signed between China's Macao Special Administrative Region (SAR) and Sao Tome and Principe on tourism cooperation on Friday, according to Macao Government Tourism Office (MGTO). The MOU was signed by the director ...
The ministers of Tourism of Brazil and Argentina, Vinicius Lummertz and Gustavo Santos formalised a number of activities, focusing on the Iguazu Falls, a shared tourist product between the two countries, as well as participation in a world tourism forum, due to be held in Macau in October 2019.
THE Macao Government Tourism Office (MGTO) kicked off its “Promosi Hebat Macao” Roadshow at IOI City Mall in Putrajaya. The event, which ends this Sunday, aims to attract Malaysian Muslim travellers to visit Macao during the Hari Raya holidays in June. It features information about Macao's ...
Both VIP and mass turnover increased at peninsula property MGM Macau, with VIP turnover up 23.6% for win of HK$2.6 billion. ... to expanding and enhancing our offerings to provide spectacular experience for our guests, supporting our government's vision to drive global tourism demand in Macau.”.
The 6th Macao International Travel (Industry) Expo kicked off Friday in China's Macao Special Administrative Region, showcasing various tourist products, cultural and creative industries, as well as gastronomy. There are 550 booths in the three-day event, covering six key elements of the tourism ...
Macau (MNA) – The 6th Macao International Travel (Industry) Expo (MITE) opened this Friday as the largest to be held since its creation, the Macao Government Tourism Office (MGTO) has announced. Held at The Venetian from April 27 to 29, this year's MITE expanded to a 11,000 square metre space ...
... exclusive exploration rights of bus coach services for the Hong Kong-Zhuhai-Macau Bridge (HZMB), night ferry services by its subsidiary TurboJET will probably be reduced, a former advisor to the Macau Transport Bureau (DSAT) and Macao Government Tourism Office (MGTO) has told Macau News ...
Macau (MNA) – The President of the Portuguese Association of Travel and Tourism Agencies (APAVT), Pedro Costa Ferreira, told Macau News Agency (MNA) that Macau could still play a larger role as gateway of tourism from Europe to China. “Macau when it comes to Mainland China and Portugal ...
“An area that I think should be a factor – and that has been integrated into the competition for a casino license in Singapore accounting for almost 40% of the award – is tourism development issues. These were not included in great detail in the original contest in Macau. “This factor may make reference ...
Co-operation in the tourism sector with benefits for both sides was the basis for the signing of a memorandum of understanding between the Macau Government Tourism Office (MGTO) and the Ministry of Finance, Commerce and the Blue Economy of São Tomé and Príncipe, the MGTO said in a ...
Minister José Gonçalves, who said that Cesaria Évora International Airport could also benefit from the project, said he expected everything would be ready in September to move on to the execution phase, which should cover sectors such as shipyards, ports, a refinery and tourism. Deputy Secretary of ...
That allows holidaymakers to make quick getaway trips to Hong Kong or Macau instead of long-haul travel destinations. Tourism is seen as one of the four pillars of Hong Kong's economy – in 2016, tourists spent HK$296 billion in the city, accounting for 11.9 per cent of gross domestic product that year.
Macau Government Tourism Office (MGTO) Director Maria Helena de Senna Fernandes said Monday there were more visitor arrivals than expected on Sunday, the first day of the three-day May Day Golden Week. Senna Fernandes made the remarks when asked by the media about the city's visitor ...
Melco currently operates integrated resorts in Macau and the Philippines and is betting big on Japan as the next big integrated resort and casino ... Melco has set up two offices in Tokyo and Osaka and has around 20 staff members to explore Japan's tourism, gaming, and overall business environment.
Macau's total gaming revenues rose year-over-year for 20 consecutive months through March. Analysts expect that streak to continue with about 20% growth in April. More mainland tourists, supported by rising income levels, are visiting Macau and spending more money at Sands' resorts. The SAR ...
Macau (VNA) – The Vietnamese Fellow-countrymen Association in the Macau Special Administrative Region of China on May 1 held a meeting to mark the 43rd anniversary of South Liberation and National Reunification ... There are also several Vietnamese-run firms operating in tourism and services.
Macau (MNA) – Hotel occupancy rate has dipped by 0.2 percentage points year-on-year during the Labour Day holiday – from April 29 to May 1 – to 94.3 per cent, according to the latest data released by the Macao Government Tourism Office (MGTO). On May 1, the average hotel room rate stood at ...
During a conference on Inclusive Education, Sports & Social Media held at MGM Cotai in April, organised by the Charity Association of Macau Business Readers, a branding expert told MNA that including more people who suffer from disabilities in its workforce would greatly benefit tourism and gaming ...
'We remain confident in the longer term outlook for Macau in general, and GEG specifically. Our confidence is supported by unchanged fundamentals including: the Chinese economy continues to perform solidly; the tourist markets in Mainland China and Asia remain under-penetrated and offer ...
The public tender for the São Vicente cruise terminal will be launched in July, Cabo Verde's (Cape Verde's) Minister of Tourism and Transport and Maritime Economy José Gonçalves announced on Wednesday in Mindelo. The announcement was made in a keynote speech at the regional meeting on ...
Having previously stated that the land on the island would be provided to farmers, the Philippines President, Rodrigo Duterte, said this week that he would admit tourism or commercial projects to a small portion of the island and that he had instructed his Cabinet and the country's Congress to study the ...
Chow Tai Fook Jewellery Group saw its January-March quarter retail sales value rising 11 percent in Hong Kong and Macau on recovery in tourist arrivals. Cosmetics chain Sa Sa International said Hong Kong and Macau turnover increased 17.8 percent in the quarter and it was optimistic on the outlook ...
During the period, visitor arrivals to Macau were 8.5 million, up 9% year-on-year, in which visitors from Mainland China grew at a faster rate of 13%. In particular, overnight visitors grew 10% year-on-year, with the average length of stay rising by 0.1 day to 2.2 days, demonstrating new hotel capacity has ...
Henry Tam, Hoi An South Development project director, said this would help the government's attempt to bring more tourism to the country. Hoi An South Development Ltd. is the company in charge of the Hoiana project. In a news report published by Thanh Nien News, a Vietnamese website, only 6 ...
“Our confidence is supported by unchanged fundamentals including the Chinese economy continues to perform solidly, the tourist markets in mainland China and Asia remain underpenetrated and offer substantial potential for growth in tourism, leisure and travel and new Macau property openings in ...
Guo Xinglin, assistant director and senior engineer at the Hong Kong-Zhuhai-Macao Bridge Authority, meets us half way along. As we are buffeted by a strong wind, the ..... Chan believes the region could become "possibly the most attractive tourism hub in China." But not everyone sees the benefits.
Once the bridge is open, tourists -- both from China and other countries -- will be able to travel from Hong Kong's airport to Macau and the mainland in about 45 minutes. The big draw in Macau -- a former Portuguese colony -- is its casinos. "It's the largest gambling city in the world, and the only city where ...
About 2,600 visitors were evacuated. “It is currently not safe to be here,” Park Superintendent Cindy Orlando said in a statement. Video footage showed orange magma gushing up from cracks in the ground and snaking through a wooded area. Molten lava could also be seen bubbling up through cracks ...
The Weinstein affair may have rocked the film world, but the local tourism industry in Cannes expects little disruption. Bruno Draillard, who runs eight real estate agencies that rent apartments in Cannes during the festival, said the scandal has had “no impact” on business. “People come to do business, ...
Macau (MNA) – The Macau SAR Chief Executive, Fernando Chui Sai On, is departing Monday on an official visit to Cambodia and Thailand to deepen co-operation and exchange in the areas of tourism, economy, and trade, the Government Spokesperson Office announced on Sunday. The official ...
Once the bridge is open, tourists — both from China and other countries — will be able to travel from Hong Kong's airport to Macau and the mainland in about 45 minutes. The big draw in Macau — a former Portuguese colony — is its casinos. “It's the largest gambling city in the world, and the only city ...
Mary has 20 years of experience within the hospitality, gaming and tourism industries. She previously held positions as Vice President of Marketing at The ... She also held management positions at Sands China Ltd in Macau. Mary specializes in Asian Markets by providing marketing strategy with a focus ...
Chief Executive Fernando Chui Sai On departs for official visits to Cambodia and Thailand today, the Government Spokesperson's Office (GPV) said in a statement Sunday. His entourage will return to Macau on Friday. According to the statement, the trip to the two kingdoms – which are covered by the ...
The city built its contemporary gaming industry by deploying the integrated resort model and by making itself attractive to well-off visitors from Mainland China. VIP players from the mainland quickly became Macau's favorite visitor group and the largest contributor to its casino industry's revenue due to ...
Joining Wu on her trip to the ceremony in Las Vegas were fellow finalists Amy Wong, a team member at Sands® Macao, and Lourdes Cabalida, who works at The Venetian Macao. The 12 finalists and Sands Cares Heroes are: Bethlehem: Sergio Duarte, Donato Mercuri, and Dorothea Portera
Extending tourism, economic and trade cooperation and exchange is one of the aims of the delegation led by the Chief Executive of Macau, Chui Sai On, which is due to visit Cambodia and Thailand from 7 to 11 May, according to official information. Making use of Macau's advantages, so that the ...
PHNOM PENH, May 7 (Xinhua) -- Cambodia and China's Macao Special Administrative Region (SAR) on Monday signed a Memorandum of ... "This MoU aims at promoting exchange and cooperation in tourism, culture, study and training, trade, youth and business exchanges," Cambodian Foreign ...
Cambodia and Macau signed a Memorandum of Understanding on cooperation for the promotion of friendship, Xinhua reports. The deal was inked Phnom Penh between Cambodian Foreign Minister Prak Sokhonn and Chui Sai On, Chief Executive of Macau. "This MoU aims at promoting exchange and ...
Macau, Cambodia ink deal on friendship promotion ... “This MoU aims at promoting exchanges and cooperation in tourism, culture, study and training, ...
... and western cities within the Greater Bay Area via Hong Kong's Lantau Island, transforming Lantau, Macau and Zhuhai into a strategic tourism hub.
The bridge aims to reduce travel times between China, Macau and Hong Kong, from three hours to 30 minutes. The bridge is built to withstand a ...
In the presentation on Macau, Chui Sai On highlighted the development of the city as a World Centre for Tourism and Leisure and the full ...
This information has to be kept for five years on record so that it can be consulted by the Macao Government Tourism Office (MGTO) or police ...
On Hong Kong's economic benefits, 42.8 percent expected "large" or "very large," while 46.2 percent expected "very little" or "not at all." Although the bridge could shorten travel time, it does not appear to have spurred people to consider relocating to Zhuhai or Macau and commute to work in Hong Kong.
Europe, Africa and The Middle East stands at the third spot with XX% share of the Hong Kong MICE tourist arrivals. North Asia and The Americas holds the fourth and fifth highest share of the Hong Kong MICE tourist arrivals, being followed by Taiwan. Australia, New Zealand and S. Pacific and Macau ...
Macau up cycle likely held for several more years: MS ... in terms of Macau tourism, from the opening of the Hong Kong-Zhuhai-Macau Bridge, “as well ...
Cambodia, China's Macao sign MoU on friendship promotion ... “This MoU aims at promoting exchange and cooperation in tourism, culture, study and ...
Macau is committed to building the World Tourism and Leisure Centre and in fulfilling its role as a Service Platform for Trade Cooperation between China and Portuguese-speaking Countries, the Macau Chief Executive, Chui Sai On said on Tuesday in Phnom Penh. Chui Sai On said Macau is also ...
Macau (MNA) – The Macau Government Tourism Office (MGTO) said this Wednesday that the Macao Foundation has granted some MOP218.8 million (US$27 million) between 2003 and 2017 to support associations organize gastronomy events in the city and small traditional food establishments.
The Hong Kong-Zhuhai-Macau Bridge, which stretches 55 kilometre across the Pearl River Delta, aims to reduce travel time between China, Macau and Hong Kong, from three hours to 30 minutes. Built to withstand a magnitude-8 earthquake, a super typhoon and strikes by super-sized cargo vessels, ...
BANGKOK, May 9 (Xinhua) -- Thailand's popular beach destination Phuket and China's Macao Special Administrative Region (SAR) on Wednesday signed a Memorandum of Understanding that will boost trade and tourism cooperation. The signing was witnessed by Thai Foreign Minister Don ...
Mr Chui, who is on a three-day visit to Thailand, said that Thailand is one of Macao's key partners in Southeast Asia in the development of the ...
The European Union Office to Hong Kong and Macao lit up the Tsim Sha Tsui ... In 2017 alone, we welcomed nearly two million visitors from Europe.”.
He said Thailand is one of Macao's key partners in southeast Asia in the development of the Guangdong-Hong Kong-Macao Greater Bay Area. Don said the two sides have discussed exploring potential cooperation in areas of economy, tourism, medical science and innovative cultural industry, adding ...
Macau and Thailand should jointly take advantage of the opportunities created by the “Belt and Road” initiative with each side leveraging their respective advantages for business promotion, Macau's Chief Executive said on Wednesday in Bangkok. Chui Sai On, who is visiting Thailand as part of a tour ...
The NAH administrative committee also intends to increase cooperation with Hong Kong and Macau for joint development of logistics, tourism, finance, leisure and cross-border commercial/industrial projects, according to statements made to the Chinese newspaper. Yang Chuan said that construction of ...
The first-prize winning Macao Tourism mascot will be used for destination promotions, its image to be produced on various promotional material. Mak Mak will make special appearances at different tourism-related events and overseas tourism promotions, including events held in both the Australian and ...
Organised by Macao Government Tourism Office (MGTO) and co-ordinated by Macau Travel Agency Association, the exhibition attracted 40,120 visitors and 305 industry buyers, culminating in almost 40 signed agreements. The expo highlighted the strengths of Macao as a Sino-Portuguese platform ...
Macau welcomes closer ties with Thailand, particularly in areas such as tourism, cultural affairs, economy and trade, and financial services.
The Macau Special Administrative Region (MSAR) is committed to the construction of a world tourism and leisure centre and to its role as a service ...
This one property creates one-third of the annual visitation of the entire Macau [tourism] market,” asserted the CEO. Mr Kontomerkos also pitched the ...
... Macau operator, Sands China Ltd, and with Maria Helena de Senna Fernandes, director of the Macao Government Tourism Office. They will discuss ...
Macau (MNA) – In 2017, the number of participants attending courses related to tourism, gaming and MICE [Meetings, incentives, conferencing and ...
Hanoi, Vietnam – A photo of Chinese tourists wearing T-shirts depicting Beijing's claims to the disputed South China Sea has sparked online anger in ...
And Melco Resorts Chairman Lawrence Ho -- son of Macau gaming legend ... casino resorts in the country with an aim to boost its tourism industry.
The Brazilian Institute of Tourism (Embratur) plans to take part in this year's edition of ITB China, one of the main tourism trade fairs in Asia, which ...
... in Macau for more than a decade, starts its 2018 edition today (Tuesday). ... de Senna Fernandes, director of the Macao Government Tourism Office.
Representatives of Galaxy Macau are presented the award for Best Integrated Resort by Macao Government Tourism Office director Maria Helena de ...
... at inaugural G2E Asia Awards Representatives of Galaxy Macau are presented the award for Best Integrated Resort by Macao Government Tourism ...
MACAO, May 16 (Xinhua) -- A total of 57 institutions in China's Macao ... The number of participants attending tourism, gaming and exhibition event ...
The growing role of Tier 2 cities in fuelling China outbound tourism was likely to have significance for the compostion of the Macau visitor market.
“More and more jurisdictions like Vietnam, Cambodia, the Philippines and Japan are eyeing the main tourism source market of Macau, which is ...
Macau (MNA) – The Macau Government Tourism Office (MGTO) is still discussing the location of the port for a recreational sea tour in Macau, said the ...
Macau (MNA) – There are some 14 budget hotels in the city awaiting the approval of their operation licence as of today, the Director of the Macao ...
... to Macau, strengthening the city's development into a World Centre of Tourism and Leisure and demonstrating the company's long-term commitment ...
Maria Helena de Senna Fernandes, director of the Macao Government Tourism Office (MGTO), said she would be pleased if the city's casino industry ...
One of the most eagerly anticipated developments in Macau's history opened its doors to media for a sneak peek tour today as Melco Resorts ...
Melco Resorts and Entertainment unveiled Tuesday in Macao, China, ... a press conference, followed by a tour at Morpheus, organised for journalists.
After passports embossed with the 9-dash line, some tourists from #China ... under the heading “mainland China, Hong Kong, Macau and Taiwan”.
Macau junket operator Suncity Group has been named once again as the title ... which will be officially named the Suncity Group 65th Macau Grand Prix. ... according to the Director of the Macao Government Tourism Office (MGTO), ...
Macau's integrated resort industry should be aiming for non-gaming to ... according to the Director of the Macao Government Tourism Office (MGTO), ...
MACAO -- A total of 57 institutions in China's Macao Special Administrative Region (SAR) offered vocational training courses last year, an increase of ...
Macau | 'City of Gastronomy' nomination to trigger collaboration ... the Director of the Macao Government Tourism Office (MGTO), Maria Helena de ...
Macau Government Tourism Office (MGTO) Director Maria Helena de Senna Fernandes said Wednesday that her office had received a large number ...
Macau aims for 40 percent nongaming revenue in future ... Fernandes, director of the Macau Government Tourism Office, during a conference for the ...
... shared the strategic vision of Macau leveraging tourism and gaming since 2011. Chan pointed out how the Macau government supported these two ...
Chan lauded the government's efforts to increase Macau's tourist appeal as having helped the city through the economic downturn of 2014 and 2015, ...
According to latest figures releases by the Statistics and Census Service, the number of visitors arriving through the border gate in March 2018 grew ...
... aiming to build Macau into a sustainable smart city and world city of leisure and tourism. A press conference about the public consultation was held ...
Macau | Four representatives of Macau Intangible Cultural Heritage ... Macau (MNA) – Four applicants from Macau have been inscribed on the 5th ... according to an announcement by the Ministry of Culture and Tourism of the ...
Macau | EU, Macau and China co-operation to become more intertwined ... The Educational Restaurant of the Institute for Tourism Studies (IFT) won ...
Macau's resort industry should aim for non-gaming attractions ... revenue, according to the Director of the Macao Government Tourism Office (MGTO), ...
Macau (MNA) – The Director of Macau Government Tourism Office (MGTO), Maria Helena de Senna Fernandes, was elected as the Secretary and ...
Nobukazu Kuriki, 36, was found dead while sleeping in a camp 2 tent at 7,400 metres (24,278 feet) on the 8,850-metre (29,035-feet) mountain, tourism ...
Tourists from China spent €130 million in Portugal in 2017, 40% more than a year earlier, an amount that is catching the attention of Portuguese ...
On a parallel maritime project, the Macao Government Tourism Office (MGTO) said last week that it has not yet decided the location in the Macau ...
GLOBAL casino giants are lining up to put their chips all-in on Queensland, with Tourism Minister Kate Jones set to meet representatives from more ...
Macau Legend Development plans further investment in Laos ... that Macau Legend is interested in developing a “large-scale integrated tourism and ...
'Over tourism' poses one of the greatest risks to the travel industry, the head of the Macao Government Tourism Office has warned the Pacific-Asia ...
Macao tourism office director Maria Helena de Senna Fernandes explained to the PATA annual summit in Gangneung, South Korea last week what it ...
From next week officials will begin flying to gambling meccas Las Vegas and Macau to meet with the likes of MGM Grand and Caesar's Entertainment.
Macau | Suncity takes over Beijing Imperial Palace Hotel, targeting ... was mandated to close down by the Macao Government Tourism Office (MGTO) ...
A team of Queensland tourism officials will be traveling to Macau and Las Vegas in a bid to attract major gaming and hospitality operators to the ...
Queensland Tourism officials will fly to Macau and Las Vegas from next week to meet with operators regarding potential integrated resort ...
It states: 'Having the population as a foundation, through technological innovations, we will build Macau as an intelligent centre for tourism and leisure, ...
Macau has had discussions with China – its major source of tourism – to adopt “annual controlled growth to limit the increase” of tourists to the territory, ...
... Entertainment Group Corporation running Greek Mythology until the hotel was ordered to close by the Macao Government Tourism Office (MGTO) in ...
Macau's tourism boom continued in April with more than 2.9 million visitors arriving in the gaming hub, up 8.0% year-on-year and 8.3% ...
Tourists arrivals in Macau up 8% in April Macau's tourism boom continued in April with more than 2.9 million visitors arriving in the gaming hub, ...
... will stimulate the SME sector in an economy driven mainly by tourism and migrant remittances and help local businesses create jobs. (macauhub) ...
Maria Helena de Senna Fernandes, director of the Macao Government Tourism Office (MGTO), says her office has not received any application for a ...
Foreign visitor arrivals totaled 883,072, which was 4.72 percent lower than in the same month of 2017, while those from Hong Kong and Macau were ...
He lamented that Goa is being promoted like Macau for tourism by encouraging only casinos, drugs and prostitution with the government failing to ...
Macao Government Tourism Office director Maria Helena de Senna Fernandes sees “unprecedented possibilities” ahead for tourism under GBA ...
“The new space in central Macau will open this month or next,” he said. ... On November 24, Macao Health Bureau announced the suspension of the ... for PHC in order to continue undertaking medical tourism, including dental, ...
[HONG KONG] Macau wants to kick its gambling habit. The Chinese region's tourism chief reckons resorts can generate 40 per cent of their revenue ...
HONG KONG, May 28 (Reuters Breakingviews) - Macau wants to kick its gambling habit. The Chinese region's tourism chief reckons resorts can ...
... which was defended by Maria Helena de Senna Fernandes, Director – Macao Government Tourism Office, Macao, China and Faeez Fadhlillah, ...
The secretary-general of the Forum said that one of the jobs of the Macau Forum is to ... Xu also said that Macau, “through its own advantages, because it ... productive capacity, tourism and maritime cooperation, but noted that the ...
Macau's advantages as a venue for conventions and exhibitions was the ... Macau has actively promoted its position as “One Centre (World Tourism ...
... partnership between Macau Business and the Institute for Tourism Studies ... So concludes a study by two researchers from the Institute for Tourism ...
... for Destination Marketing & Tourism Development” training workshop – part of a joint initiative between the Macao SAR Government and The United ...
The documents included alleged confidential government letters and plans for the development of an island off Myanmar's west coast for tourism.
Hong Kong. MACAU wants to kick its gambling habit. The Chinese region's tourism chief reckons resorts can generate 40 per cent of their revenue ...
In 2017 Macau Government Tourism Office gave its important Service Star Award. Check out two great restaurants that got the prestigious Star ...
Macau court rules concessionaire's junket list no matter of secrecy Macau's ... the Macao SAR Government and The United Nations World Tourism ...
The tourism sector in Angola may in the near future represent an important source of revenue collection and job creation, Angola's Tourism Minister ...
The Chief Executive also mentioned in his speech that Macau is establishing itself as a World Tourism and Leisure Center and a Platform for Services ...
Macau gaming services are counted as exports when calculating the city's GDP, as most of the consumers of such services are inbound tourists.
External demand pushed up total exports of services by 16 per cent year-on-year, with gaming exports and tourism growing 16.5 per cent and 19.6 per ...
The Government of Macau Special Administrative Region Statistics and Census Service has released new statistics showing a 3.0% rise ...
Macau (MNA) – A privately-owned cafe will replace the already closed Café that was previously managed by the Institute for Tourism Studies (IFT) at ...
Macau gross domestic product (GDP) in the first quarter of this year grew by 9.2 percent year-on-year in real terms, 1.2 percentage points higher than ...
The tourism bureau said in a short reply to an emailed enquiry from GGRAsia: “Macao Government Tourism Office received the request for inspection ...
Macau (MNA) – The Macao Government Tourism Office (MGTO) has appointed Hoi Io Meng as its new Deputy Director, a dispatch on Wednesday's ...
With Vegas still struggling to get the local denizens to leave some money at the table, Singapore getting lots of visitors as well but not high rollers, and ...
CDFG, China's travel retail giant, is a state-owned duty free retailer with 249 ... China National Travel Service Group is China's largest tourism group.
Strong exports of gaming services and tourism helped drive Macau's gross domestic product (GDP) to an almost double-digit percentage growth in the ...
Cape Verde currently has population of around half a million people, but Macau Legend will actually be targeting foreign visitors.
Non-gaming tourism is also very much alive and well in the former Portuguese enclave, showing a 19.6 growth rate over the same time last year.
Macau | Tracy Choi's 'Sisterhood' a Jury Prize winner in Cannes Film ... Macau (MNA) – Tracy Choi, director of the film 'Sisterhood', was awarded a Jury ... New Force Award Ceremony, according to a release issued by the Tourism ...
... Ms. Maria Helena de Senna Fernandes, Director – Macao Government Tourism Office, Macao, China; Mr. Bill Calderwood, Managing Director – The ...
Macau | Boracay commercial projects at risk - Duterte ... Macau (MNA) – Philippines President Rodrigo Duterte has again declared that Boracay ... closure for tourism for six months for revitalisation, having described it as a “cesspool.
... Director - Macao Government Tourism Office, Macao, China; Mr. Bill Calderwood, Managing Director - The Ayre Group Consulting, Australia; Mr. Jon ...
The Grand Lisboa Palace, the first integrated resort being developed by SJM on Cotai, the city's new gambling and tourism area, will feature 2,000 ...
Global travel suppliers eye India's outbound tourism market ... Macao is delighted to be the Platinum Partner of Mice India & Luxury Travel Congress.
Organised by the UN World Tourism Organisation and Basque Culinary ... Speakers from Macau, Japan, Indonesia and the Basque region of Spain ...
MACAO, May 31, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- Sands China Ltd. hosted its third invitational .... For more information, please visit http://www.sandschinaltd.com.
BANGKOK, May 31 (Xinhua) -- The 4th United Nations World Tourism ... Speakers from China's Macao, Japan, Indonesia and the Basque region of ...
MACAO, May 31, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- Sands China Ltd. hosted its third invitational matching session Thursday at The Venetian®Macao, as part of its ... in tandem with the city's development as a world centre of tourism and leisure.
... Maria Helena de Senna Fernandes, director, Macao Government Tourism Office; Bill Calderwood, managing director, The Ayre Group Consulting; ...
... CEO – Asia Tourism Consulting Pte., Ltd., Singapore; Ms. Maria Helena de Senna Fernandes, Director – Macao Government Tourism Office, Macao, ...
As in many other matters, Macau RG issues tend to be unique and without parallel ... As we all know, the great majority of Macau casino patrons hale from ... wants to be seen as a world tourism destination . . . more than responsible, ...
... significance and role of gastronomy tourism as a key towards the development of sustainable tourism in the region. Speakers from Macau, Japan, ...
A new bridge connecting cities in the Pearl River Delta is giving Macau's tourism sector greater hope for more FIT arrivals and longer-staying visitors.
Macau is expected to join Zhuhai to explore future opportunities by ... He said that it was necessary to create partnerships in the financial, tourism, ...
Macau Government Tourism Office gave its important Service Star Award. Here are two travel agencies that got the prestigious Star Merchant Awards ...
Macquarie Sports Radio & The Macao Government Tourism Office are giving you the chance to be trackside at the 65th Macau Grand Prix. For your ...
Overnight visitors spend more than three times as much as day trippers, according to Macau's Statistics and Census Service, and basically every kind ...
The distinguished guest list also included some of the most important individuals representing Macau and Asia's gaming and tourism industries, ...
MACAU, 5 June 2018: SKAL Club members across Asia are being ... The focus of this year's event will be “gastronomy tourism” according to the Skål ...
Amid Macau's massive gaming revenue numbers, it's easy to miss that the “Las Vegasization” of its IRs is underway: non-gaming revenue is ...
Skål congress meets in Macau with spotlight on gastronomy tourism ... while Macao Government Tourist Office (MGTO) director Helena de Senna ...
The most competitive and attractive fees, the theme title – Gastronomy – in the line campaign of Macau Tourism and International well known speakers ...
Moody's expects Macao's growth recovery to continue over the next two to three years on the back of growing gaming and non-gaming tourism.
The Brazilian government and China Travel Services (CTS) have signed an agreement to organise customised tours aimed at increasing the number ...
Macau's Aa3 stable credit profile is underpinned by fiscal surpluses and the lack of government debt and fiscal surpluses, Moody's Investors Service ...
Macau's gaming revenues are expected to rise by 15 percent in 2018, ... He also said that the tourism industry in Macau would be boosted in the ...
However, it also expects Macau's growth recovery to continue over the next two to three years on the back of growing gaming and non-gaming tourism ...
In addition, the Macao Government Tourism Office will host a photo contest, student drawing contest and a trophy design contest. As always, this year's ...
Tencent and the Chinese government want to make certain key travel ... Macau, directly linked to an individuals WeChat account to streamline travel ...
The group's interest was expressed by the head of AccorHotels for Africa and the Middle East at a meeting held recently with Angolan Tourism Minister ...
Moody's has kept its long-term debt risk rating on the Macau economy ... from the gaming sector as well as those related to non-gambling tourism.
Given the decent visitation pattern in Macau, infrastructure development and government's efforts to boost tourism in Macau, non-gaming sources are ...
According to Macau Post Daily Chui also mentioned his visit to Cambodia and Thailand last month, where various co-operation agreements were ...
China's yearly same-store sales rise 8 pct; HK, Macau up 10 pct ... April rose 11 percent from a year ago, according to the Hong Kong Tourism Board.
Tourist arrivals in April rose 11 percent from a year ago, according to the Hong ... sales climb 7 percent in China, 17 percent in Hong Kong and Macau.
Macau has to contribute to the development of the “Belt and Road” ... to speed up the process of turning Macau into a World Centre for Tourism and ...
Macau Risks Transcend UnionPay Uncertainties, Hainan Hype .... and spending, including cruise ship calls, duty free retail and medical tourism.
"Thanks to the glass-bottom walkway, visitors on the bridge can just look down and see someone bungee jumping. "It'll be different from the Macau ...
Co-hosted by Virgin Australia, Consolidated Travel and the Macao Government Tourism Office, the educational visit also included a couple of evening ...
According to the Transport Bureau (DS AT), the deal will allow Macau ... line with its policies to develop Macau into a world tourism and leisure centre.
Macau wants to be an international diamond trading centre ... of jewellery and make use of Macau's position as a world tourism and leisure centre and ...
Serving Macau's diversification, they cover a wide range of topics about Macau, not only tourism and gaming. For example, for 2017 there were over ...
Hainan – dubbed 'the Hawaii of China' - is not an immediate threat to Macau's gaming dominance but what happens in this Special Economic Zone is ...
Macau intends to set up an international trading centre for diamonds and rough ... cooperation and develop the Macau diamond and jewellery industry, ... of jewellery and make use of Macau's position as a world tourism and leisure ...
Of the 32.6 million tourists who entered Macau last year 10.6 million did so courtesy of the Individual Visa Scheme (IVS). It is, as we can see, a very ...
Eating in restaurants, sightseeing and shopping were the most attractive activities to do in Macau; while gaming is the key draw for Macau visitors, it is ...
When the president of the Macau Gaming Equipment Manufacturers Association was asked what the main problem facing the local MICE industry was ...
Macau (MNA) – The costs and number of shipyards to be preserved in Lai Chi ... Heritage Management Programme at the Institute for Tourism Studies (IFT). ... of Macau's heritage context,” Dr. Imon told Macau News Agency (MNA).
Macau's economic growth is expected to slow by more than three ... although gaming operators are expected to invest heavily in tourism not directly ...
2017 was a year of several records for Macau tourism, one of which went unnoticed: the tourist-to-population ratio, which is now 53.2 per resident, ...
At the end of last year, public opinion in Macau was aghast at forecasts by the Macau Tourism Industry Development Master Plan of 40 million visitors ...
Macau's economic growth is expected to slow by more than three ... operators are expected to invest heavily in tourism not directly related to gambling, ...
Ho parlayed his earnings from wartime Macau into business interests in Hong Kong, but his main investment was to be Macau's gambling and tourism ...
The Minister of Culture and Tourism of Mozambique, Silva Dunduro, said at the closing of the International Conference on Nature-based Tourism that ...
How important is gambling to Macau's tourism industry? The casinos won $3.1 billion last month, while casino visitors spent about $2 billion on ...
No-one, at this juncture, dare predict what the impact on tourism of the establishment and operation of the Guangdong – Hong Kong – Macau Bay ...
Not wanting Macau to base its image as a tourist destination on gambling (as we show in another text of this special report), what alternatives exist?
This is our first E-sports event cooperating with China Travel, as we view ... where we obtained full support from Macau Government Tourism Office, ...
... in Macau was a success, where we obtained full support from Macau Government Tourism Office, Macau Trade and Investment Promotion Institute, ...
In May, Macau's casino market generated US$3.16 billion in revenue, ... solidly on its way to also becoming a “world center for tourism and leisure.”.
The world's largest casino in Venetian Macao is located in a 39-story ... want to combine tourism, comfortable rest and play in picturesque interiors.
This, in turn, will bring tourists from the overseas to visit the the Guangdong-Hong Kong-Macao Greater Bay Area on multi-destination itineraries, Chan ...
Macau (MNA) – The Macao Government Tourism Office (MGTO) told Macau News Agency (MNA) that the license for Morpheus Hotel – the latest ...
Notwithstanding the aspirations for non-gaming tourism expressed by the local government and by Mr Ho, Morpheus houses a gaming floor and ...
Macau (MNA) – The Macao Government Tourism Office (MGTO) told Macau News Agency (MNA) evening that the license for Morpheus Hotel – the ...
“It embodies our commitment to supporting Macau's ongoing transformation into a diversified world tourism and leisure destination. Just as critically, it ...
... trade and tourism. She founded the France Macau Chamber of Commerce in 2008 to network businesses across Macau, Hong Kong and France.
Intrigued, he searches the mobile site for the tourism website to find ... on Macau travel-related websites [including Macau's official tourism website, ...
Hong Kong can be a global tourism hub and bring overseas visitors to ... will bring tourists from overseas to visit the Guangdong-Hong Kong-Macao ...
Casino operator SJM again taps young via Macau e-Sports ... Co Ltd and Shenzhen Idreamsky Technology Co Ltd. The Macao Government Tourism ...
Macau's development focus is its transformation into a “World Tourism and Leisure Centre” and “Service Platform for Trade Cooperation between ...
Something that quickly became obvious to regulators was that travel ... the Special Administrative Regions (SARs) of Hong Kong and Macau are ...
Macau (MNA)- A five per cent increase over last year in the number of visitors crossing the Gongbei port to Macau for the Dragon Boat Festival is ...
Hong Kong can be a global tourism hub and bring overseas visitors to ... When the Hong Kong-Zhuhai-Macao Bridge and the Hong Kong Section of ...
Growth in Las Vegas Sands's market share of Macau has allowed revenue growth to accelerate as the Macau tourism and casino market grows as a ...
Nepal Tourism Board in Hong Kong reaching out to MICE and leisure ... Macao Government Tourism Office, Travel Industry Council of Hong Kong, ...
She founded the France Macau Chamber of Commerce in 2008 to network businesses ... The Global Tourism Economy Forum (GTEF), an initiative proposed she proposed, was inaugurated in 2012 as an annual tourism event.
Macau (MNA) – According to the Tourism Crisis Management Office (GGCT) there is currently a Macau tour group with approximately 25 people in ...
Macau lacked both of these [dimensions],” tourism researcher Glenn McCartney told Macau Business. “I wouldn't be so ambitious as to say 60 per cent ...
'A World of Difference, the Difference is Macau' trumpets the slogan ... But a Taiwanese visitor probably has a whole different perspective on this ...
The Guinea-Bissau authorities are eagerly awaiting the visit of a delegation from Forum Macau from 22 to 26 June, the head of Guinea-Bissau's ...
As Macau's greyhound track shutters, fears over dogs' fate ... MACAU (Reuters) - In a dingy neighborhood far from the sparkling casinos that have ... try to reposition the former Portuguese colony as an international tourism center.
State Women Development and Tourism Committee chairman Liow Cai Tung said the State government views the decision with great concern and ...
Johor Govt Hopes AirAsia Retains JB-Macau Service ... State Women Development and Tourism Committee chairman Liow Cai Tung said the state ...
State Women Development and Tourism Committee chairman Liow Cai Tung said Johor hopes the route will be retained, so as to support the state's ...
While China currently outlaws casinos outside Macau, the resorts are betting that ... Called the Hainan International Tourism Island Sports and Gaming ...
The world's largest gambling hub plans to draw more visitors by becoming a smart city, linking up with nearby cities and rolling out attractions, from ...
It's being touted by developers as the first port of call on Beijing's $US1-trillion Belt and Road Initiative and some are saying that this little tourist town, ...
... hotel applicant needs to apply for reinspection once they are completed,” we were informed via an email from the Macao Government Tourism Office ...
In May, Liu Cigui, Secretary of Hainan Provincial Committee of the Communist Party of China, was quoted saying that while growth of tourism and ...
Macau (MNA) – The chairman of local Rio Hotel & Casino, Loi Keong Kuong, ... the entertainment and tourism centre of the Gold Coast in Queensland, ...
As Macau's greyhound track shutters, fears over dogs' fate ... A Japanese tourist, who would only give his name as Hiroshi, stood among the handful of ...
A Japanese tourist, who would only give his name as Hiroshi, stood among the handful of locals and retirees taking shelter from the bucketing rain, ...
Following months of sustained revenue growth, the casinos in Macau ... By far, gambling tourism makes up the largest source of revenue in Macau's ...
Macau (MNA) – During a media tour on Wednesday, the Secretary for Social Affairs and Culture, Alexis Tam Chong Veng, announced that the site of ...
The financial news outlet believes the games could “provide a boost to Hainan's tourism-related businesses, while at the same time allowing ...
“Upon the completion of large-scale tourism projects, along with government initiatives to boost infrastructure development, Macau's position as a ...
The 13 Saga Drags On, Macau Hotel Requires Further Inspections ... apply for reinspection once they are completed,” the Macao Government Tourism ...
FUKUSHIMA, Japan – On a cold day in February, Takuto Okamoto guided his first tour group to a sight few outsiders had witnessed in person: the ...
Is it just the food? Is it the ambience and environment? Or is it the staff members? A study involving a scholar from Macau's Institute for Tourism Studies ...
... the direct flight route from Johor Bahru to Macau by AirAsia Berhad from August 1 should be a lesson to all tourism industry players to carefully study ...
The promoter of The 13 Hotel (pictured), a tourism project on the Cotai-Coloane border in Macau, and that aspires to have an in-house casino, has ...
Macau (MNA) – The Director of Macao Government Tourism Office (MGTO), Maria Helena de Senna Fernandes, said this Friday that every week her ...
According to the Tourism Bureau (MGTO) replied to an enquiry from Macau News Agency that the bureau is ' waiting for the hotel license applicant to ...
Macau (MNA) – The Macau SAR Government is slowly getting on track ... for such industries while Macau is better known for gambling and tourism.
Macau (MNA) – The chairman of tourism organisation Skål International Macau, João Manuel Costa Antunes, told Macau News Agency (MNA) that the ...
The amount of the Maritime Security Charge will be set annually by a joint decree of the Ministers of Tourism, Transport and the Maritime Economy ...
Friday's information from the city's Statistics and Census Service indicated that Macau visitor arrivals totalled just over 2.7 million in May, up by 5.2 ...
The Macao Government Tourism Office (MGTO) – responsible for licensing hotel operations – told the property's management in June that it will need ...
Opening the Congress Skal Asia President Robert Sohn took the opportunity to acknowledge the presence of Mr Alexis Tam, Secretary of Tourism, ...
During the recently held 47th Skål Asian Area Congress in Macau, Skål ... in her keynote address, why tourism matters and in particular how tourism ...
Macau attracted 2,704,745 visitors in May, an 8.7% decline on April numbers but up 5.2% year-on-year according to figures released by the Statistics ...
According to the Macau Post Daily, Wong made the remarks while speaking to reporters on Friday ... Chui will visit Zhongshan and Jiangmen today.
Macau's number of visitor arrivals in May rose 5.2 percent year on year to 2.7 million year, the Statistics and Census Bureau (DSEC) has announced.
Gastronomy and festivals will be front and centre of Macao Government Tourism Office's (MGTO) marketing plan going forward. At the annual ...
Some pawnshops within Macau casinos have resumed offering Union Pay services, ... for the provision of any authorized financial services” to tourists.
MacauBusiness.com reported that the Chinese-language Macao Daily ... Century Hotel, to the Macao Government Tourism Office before Andrew Lo, ...
Chinese tourist arrivals grew 43% to 968,447, unseating the U.S. as the ... Mainland China accounts for roughly two-thirds of Macau's visitors and an ...
The Venetian Macao Earns Macao's First-Ever Platinum-Level Macao ... Bureau (DSPA) in collaboration with the Macao Government Tourism Office.
The Environmental Protection Bureau and the Macao Government Tourism Office jointly give out the Macao Green Hotel Awards to raise awareness of ...
Mrs Moncler cuts a dash at DFS Macau City of Dreams ... In a Standing Committee on Economic Opportunities, Tourism, and Agriculture, which took ...
China's tourists account for around two-thirds of Macau's visitors and around 90 percent of its gaming revenue. Meanwhile, the gaming hub itself ...
... the Macao Green Hotel Award is organised by the Environmental Protection Bureau (DSPA) in collaboration with the Macao Government Tourism ...
MGM Macau has opened its 24th art exhibition, ART IS PLAY, which the company says aims to “inspire the fun and playful side of every visitor” over ...
Macau | The 13 opening delayed to July 31 - company ... defective works after inspection by Macao Government Tourism Office (MGTO) the opening of ...
MOZAMBIQUE, AFRICA – The dam at Massingir in southwestern Mozambique is like a bridge between two worlds, one a deadly threat to the wildlife ...
Mr. Farrands also considered that improved integration between Macau and the Henqgin New Area of Zhuhai would provide easier access for tourists ...
“With the improved overall economic environment and increased visitor arrivals in Hong Kong and Macau…, the business performance in the second ...
Macau (MNA) – The Chairman of the Hong Kong Trade Development Council (HKTDC), Vincent Lo Hong-shui, told Macau News Agency (MNA) this ...
The World Travel & Tourism Council (WTTC) has announced today the ... is also Honorary Chairman of the Global Tourism Economy Forum, Macau.
The day after Typhoon Hato, the Macao Government Tourism Office had reported that nearly half of the 64 Macau hotels it had canvassed were ...
In a filing to the Hong Kong Stock Exchange on Thursday, the company confirmed that the Macao Government Tourism Office had commenced its ...
Following a mandatory inspection of the Macao Government Tourism Office, the said defective works have been discovered which has led to the ...
Macau (MNA) – The Macau SAR Tourism Crisis Management Office (GGCT) has issued a Level 1 Travel Alert on Friday warning people travelling to ...
... July 22, 2016 under the order of the Macao Government Tourism Office due to “serious administrative irregularities” and “illegal reconstructions”.
Denpasar, Indonesia – Ngurah Rai airport began operating around 2:30 pm local time (0730 GMT), about 12 hours after it closed in response to Mt.
The new SZ–ZS Corridor will benefit from the Hong Kong–Zhuhai–Macao Bridge, combining to drastically reduce travel times and enable further ...
Thailand has come under fire for its notorious elephant tourism trade and the threatened animals are widely used in circus performances, to give rides, ...
The highest authority in Macau could soon be granted executive powers to ... to infrastructure that severely disrupted the enclave's tourism industry.
Inbound tourism has become one of the three major pillars of the economy ... Great Bay Area, which includes Hong Kong, Guangdong and Macao.
... Green Hotel Award is organised by the Environmental Protection Bureau (DSPA) in collaboration with the Macau Government Tourism Office.
... a major investment” in industrial, tourism and other commercial businesses, ... Noting that the prices and rentals of real estate in Macau have been ...
Las Vegas casino magnate Steve Wynn (R) gestures at Macau's Tourism Activities Centre as he starts negotiating with government officials a final ...
The average occupancy rate of Macau hotels in the first five months of 2018 ... A separate set of data released by Macao Government Tourism Office ...
Macau has also benefited from increasing mainland visitors. Gambling revenue in Macau grew 12.5 percent in June, thanks to solid demand from ...
Macau will be ready to join efforts to create the Guangdong-Hong ... which has led the central government to position Macau as a World Tourism and ...
Macau has also benefited from increasing mainland visitors. Gambling revenue in Macau grew 12.5 per cent in June, thanks to solid demand from ...
Macao Tourism mascot 'Mak Mak', designed by Tou Chon Wai, winner of 'Design Contest', is a black-faced spoonbill. The hues of red, yellow and ...
Citing separate figures from the Macao Government Tourism Office and the Macau Hotel Association, GGRAsia reported that the average daily cost for ...
The aim of the inaugural Macau SAR Legislators Tour was to further enhance understanding of the long-term goal to develop and expand Macao SAR ...
Visitors to the roadshow will be spoilt for choice as travel agencies offer attractive deals and travel packages to those who want to visit Macao.
THE Macao Government Tourism Office (MGTO) is offering great travel deals at its Macao Super Sale Roadshow that is currently being held until July ...
The purpose of the tour was to help foster understanding of the goal to develop Macau into a global leisure and tourism hub with a focus beyond ...
THE Macao Government Tourism Office (MGTO) is having its exclusive “Macao Super Sale” roadshow at LG2 Blue Concourse, Sunway Pyramid.
MACAO, July 7 (Xinhua) -- The cultural forum between China and ... countries, as well as promoting cooperation in trade, tourism, and investment.
There was a time when outbound mainland tourists such as Deng were seen in Hong Kong, Macao, Taiwan, as well as in foreign countries as crazy ...
Besides splurging money on the gaming tables a common expense for visitors to Macau is arguably shelling out on beef jerky and almond cookies ...
Bangkok – Thailand's prime minister said on Tuesday extra precautions would have be implemented to safeguard tourists who want to visit a cave ...
Construction of the integrated tourist complex of the island of Santa Maria will be completed before the end of the current term of office in 2021, José ...
The GBA, which is part of the Chinese “Belt and Road” initiative, will also enable Macau to increase its tourism sector, improve the convention and ...
The combined tally of Macau visitor arrivals for July and August 2017 was 5.78 million, according to the Statistics and Census Service. The visitor ...
Macau's Legislative Assembly (AL) occasionally comes up for air, lifts its head ... Some problems here may even be insoluble, given Macau's small size. ... tourism, shops and restaurants are restricted, non-existent or unsupported.
Macau (MNA) – The Gaming Inspection and Co-ordination Bureau (DICJ) ... to diversify its economy and to develop globally as a tourism and leisure ...
Macau (MNA) – The Macau (Yat Yue) Canidrome Company Limited is ... claims the move would be prepared within the scope of a tourism project.
Tribuna reported that the greyhounds were being exported within the scope of a tourism project within Hainan. The Chinese government has ...
“Chinese premium mass gamblers in Macau can opt to visit the Philippines and be considered a VIP patron as wagers in the latter is smaller ...
The DICJ added that dog racing didn't add to Macau's push to become the world center for tourism and leisure, while it called a plan touted by Macau ...
issue I would like to raise is . . . if Macau is aspiring to be an international and well known tourism destination shouldn't the local authorities (DICJ ...
Hammamet, Tunisia – Holidaymakers are returning to the Tunisian seaside this summer in a marked turnaround three years since dozens of tourists ...
Macau (MNA) – For the second quarter of 2018 the Tourist Price Index (TPI) went up 2.78 per cent year-on-year to 129.86, according to data released ...
The DICJ further indicated that dog racing was not a part of the Macau landscape that would propel it into becoming a global hub for tourism. It cited a ...
Macau's tourist price index recorded a year-on-year increase of 2.78 percent in the second quarter, according to data released on Friday by the city's ...
The information was revealed during a programme, Macao Forum, held near the Tourism Activities Centre on Sunday. The programme this Sunday ...
Macau (MNA) – The city could consider to slowly open the door for mainland ... A mainland alumni from the Institute for Tourism Studies (IFT) who is ...
Macao Government Tourism Office recently flagged an increase in tourist arrivals across the summer of between 3 and 5 percent. Investment analysts ...
Macau Government Tourism Office (MGTO) Director Maria Helena de Senna Fernandes said Monday that the government now expects the ...
The Macau government has said it wants to see a diversification of Macau's tourism offer. According to some investment analysts, that has been read ...
In January 2009, the housing complex of Seac Pai Van was started, while Macau received the visit of the then Vice President of China. And what did Xi ...
The problem is that more and more tourists seem to be using Hác-Sá camping as an alternative to the high prices of hotels in Macau, with records ...
Situated on the west side of Coloane, Seac Pai Van Park is a listed zone, protected by law since 1981 (farmland before). In 1984, it became Macau's ...
In apparent contrast with the frantic pace and liveliness of Cotai, the part of Macao consecrated to fun and tourism, the new Apple Store designed by ...
These awards, generously supported and sponsored since 1995 by the Macao Government Tourism Office (MGTO), this year recognise the ...
The DICJ added that dog racing didn't contribute to Macau's push to become the world center for tourism and leisure, rejecting a plan previously ...