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...

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Macau Daily Times feed CHINA Authorities ordered one of China’s most prominent business news websites to close after its managers were accused of extorting money from companies with threats of negative coverage. HONG KONG tourist arrivals fell almost 9 percent in...

Press freedom | Two HK journalists barred

Macau Daily Times feed Two Hong Kong journalists have been denied entry into the city on the eve of May 1, just as major protests are about to take place. Local authorities cited security concerns as the main reasons behind their denial. The two reporters, both...

May 1 | Employment security tops concerns

Macau Daily Times feed Casino workers will again take their appeals to the street to mark Labor Day today. The Forefront of Macau Gaming (FMG) and the Confederation of Trade Unions (CTU) stated in a joint press conference that the emphasis of their demands would shift...

Organizers pledge to diversify ‘Le French May’ line-up

Macau Daily Times feed Bringing cultural events to Macau and Hong Kong between today and June 30, ‘Le French May’ returns this year with organizers pledging to further diversify the Macau program within the next three years. The line-up features a classical musical...

Valery Gergiev joins thirtieth music festival

Macau Daily Times feed Some details of the thirtieth edition of the music festival were disclosed yesterday by the government. Russian conductor Valery Gergiev will make a rare appearance on stage, alongside his team from the Marlinsky Theatre. Other well-known big...