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...

Jockey Club to hold int’l mixed doubles race

Macau Daily Times feed For the first time in the region, international jockeys will be competing at the running of the International Mixed Doubles Jockeys Challenge on January 21. In the upcoming competition initiated by the Macau Jockey Club, the challenge will see a...

Legal Wise by MdME | Bonus or no bonus: that is the question!

Macau Daily Times feed The modern employment relationship is, more often than not, haunted by the ghost of the past and present bonuses. Among other entitlements, it is usually the “cherry on the top of the cake” which employers use to entice new employees to join...

VIP gaming rebounding after two-year slump

Macau Daily Times feed Chinese high-rollers are finally returning to Macau, two years after an anti-corruption crackdown by China’s government scared many of them away from the world’s largest gambling hub. VIP gaming, measured by revenue from the baccarat card games...

Xi takes spotlight at Davos as US makes transition

Macau Daily Times feed China is taking the world’s most elite annual gathering by storm. President Xi Jinping leads a Chinese delegation of over 100 officials and scores of business executives attending the World Economic Forum, embodying a tectonic shift at an event...

French Comics Festival brings renowned cartoonists

Macau Daily Times feed The first French Comics Festival will run at Sofitel Macau until February 5, showcasing selected prints by two renowned French cartoonists. Organized by Alliance Française de Macao (AF), the aim of the festival is to promote French comic culture...

Tigerair | Taiwan to operate Taichung Macau flights

Macau Daily Times feed Low-cost carrier Tigerair Taiwan announced on Monday that it will launch flights between Taichung and Macau on March 29. State-owned Central News Agency reported that the airline, a subsidiary of Taiwan’s China Airlines, will operate one...

CE meets FAOM’s future leaders

Macau Daily Times feed Sixteen members of the Macao Federation of Trade Unions (FAOM) visited government headquarters yesterday morning to meet Chief Executive (CE) Chui Sai On and Secretary for Economy and Finance Lionel Leong. The 16 current FAOM members will...

AL Plenary | Lawmakers show concern over air quality

Macau Daily Times feed Pollution was a topic in the spotlight at yesterday’s Legislative Assembly (AL) plenary meeting. Chan Meng Kam was one of several lawmakers who raised the issue, stating that combating smog “was the priority among the topics to discuss at last...