Ching Ming Festival

Ching Ming Festival

Ching Ming Festival is one of the 24 segments in Chinese calendar.   It normally falls on the 4th or 5th of April because it’s depended on the Cold Food Day (105 days after previous year’s winter solstice).  In the old days, Ching Ming was celebrated 3...
Protect Your Brand, Warns Gaming Guru

Protect Your Brand, Warns Gaming Guru

Flash sales and seasonal ‘packages’. The stock in trade of local hotels in their price war. But gaming academic Glenn McCartney says these panaceas are short-term fixes for the local tourism industry. Flash sales, seasonal ‘packages’, ‘short time only’ – all part of...

WHO: Excessive air pollution affects 92 percent of people

Macau Daily Times feed More than nine out of 10 people worldwide live in areas with excessive air pollution, contributing to strokes, heart disease, lung cancer and other problems, the World Health Organization said yesterday. The U.N. health agency said in a new...

Banning croupiers from gambling is important, regulator says

Macau Daily Times feed Paulo Martins Chan, director of the Gaming Inspection and Coordination Bureau (DICJ), said yesterday that banning croupiers from gambling is appropriate for the gaming industry. Chan made the comment during yesterday’s Responsible Gambling...

New regulations restrict drone flight

Macau Daily Times feed New regulations published in the government’s Official Gazette this week have established new rules for the use of Unmanned Aerial Vehicles (UAV). The so-called “drones,” which have brought joy to fans of the aerial photography and videography,...

Tang Palace sells two restaurants, one in Macau

Macau Daily Times feed Tang Palace announced that on September 26 it entered into a supplementary agreement with the DK Group to sell a restaurant, and a separate subscription agreement with Dragon King for another eatery. The agreements detail the sale of two of the...

Region celebrates World Tourism Day

Macau Daily Times feed In celebration of World Tourism Day, the Macao Government Tourism Office (MGTO) has again held its traditional series of events. Yesterday morning, MGTO officials were present at Outer Harbor Ferry Terminal to personally hand welcome souvenirs...

Taiwan-bound plane returns to Macau after 30-minute flight

Macau Daily Times feed TransAsia Airways confirmed on Monday that one of its aircraft returned to Macau 30 minutes after take-off to Taiwan. “We know there was a problem, but we have not yet found the cause,” announced Euphemia Lam, senior public relations officer of...

IC wants to spread awareness of Central Library project

Macau Daily Times feed The Cultural Affairs Bureau (IC) plans to provide more information to the public about the Central Library project to be built at the old courthouse in Nam Van area. “First of all, we will have a presentation for people to hear our ideas,...

FIMM to present ‘Bravo Macau!’ concerts this week

Macau Daily Times feed To celebrate the 30th Macao International Music Festival (FIMM), the Cultural Affairs Bureau is set to present two concerts titled “Bravo Macau!” tomorrow and Friday at the Dom Pedro V Theatre. The concert will feature several promising young...