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...

Former UN General Assembly chief dies amid bribery case

Macau Daily Times feed Former U.N. General Assembly President John Ashe of the twin-island Caribbean nation of Antigua and Barbuda died on Wednesday in the United States as he was facing criminal charges in a bribery case. He was 61. Ashe died at his home in Dobbs...

HK and Macau Affairs Office to be investigated

Macau Daily Times feed The mainland’s anti-corruption watchdog, the Central Commission for Discipline Inspection (CCDI) warned late on Wednesday night that it is about to begin an investigation into the Hong Kong and Macau Affairs Office, as part of its four-year-long...

Tourism | Visitor arrivals up in May

Macau Daily Times feed Visitors arrivals totaled 2,477,591 in May, up slightly by 0.3 percent month-to-month and yet down by 2.8 percent year-on-year, according to new information released by the Statistics and Census Service. Same-day visitors dropped by 8.3 percent...

Public Health | Live poultry sales suspended

Macau Daily Times feed Live poultry sales in Macau have been suspended for at least three days, starting yesterday and continuing until Saturday, the Civic and Municipal Affairs Bureau (IACM) and the Health Bureau announced. The ban comes after a test sample from the...