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...

Heritage | Lai Chi Vun shipyards demolition suspended

Macau Daily Times feed The demolition of the controversial Lai Chi Vun shipyards area has been postponed for a year; a period of time which will allow the Cultural Affairs Bureau (IC) to complete an evaluation process to determine whether Lai Chi Vun is a historical...

Malaysia says Kim Jong Nam’s body still in the country

Macau Daily Times feed Malaysia’s health minister said yesterday the body of Kim Jong Nam is still in Malaysia, six weeks after the exiled half brother of North Korea’s leader was poisoned in Kuala Lumpur. Health Minister Subramaniam Sathasivam made the announcement...

Macau to implement new rules on tax information exchange

Macau Daily Times feed Debate over  legal amendment which establishes new rules for the financial transparency of Macau based persons and companies which have tax residences abroad has reached a conclusion. The amendment will be sent to the Legislative Assembly (AL)...

Briefs | AACM hosts aviation security exercise workshop

Macau Daily Times feed Working in collaboration with the International Civil Aviation Organization (ICAO), Macau’s Civil Aviation Authority (AACM) is hosting a four-day aviation security exercise workshop the MSAR. The event commenced yesterday with the aim of...

FDCT increases budget for science project-funding

Macau Daily Times feed Four applied science-related projects, funded by the Science and Technology Development Fund (FDCT), were presented yesterday, showcasing the works conducted by Macau universities and institutions. During yesterday’s presentation, FDCT recalled...

UM to hold Open Day on April 9

Macau Daily Times feed The University of Macau (UM) will hold an Open Day on Sunday, April 9. There will be various activities held on the Open Day, including an International Students’ Parade, admission consultation, booth games, performances by famous Macau-based...

Carlos D’Assumpção book launch next month

Macau Daily Times feed A book launch event for “Carlos D’Assumpção – A Man of Value” by Celina Veiga de Oliveira will be held on April 8 at Albergue SCM. The book is a “photobiography” of the Macanese personality, spanning a total 267 pages of full, high-quality...