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...

Int’l collaboration makes headline opera performance

Macau Daily Times feed According to the statement issued by the IC, the festival will kick off with its “own production,” joining forces with the internationally-renowned Italian stage director Giancarlo del Monaco and set and costume designer William Orlandi, to...

English- and French-language films to be aired

Macau Daily Times feed Five feature films in English and French have been advertised in the recently published program, also to be screened during the festival. Two films will be screened in French with Chinese subtitles: “La Famille Bélier (2014),” which tells the...

Legal status of ride-hailing industry confirmed

Macau Daily Times feed China’s Cabinet issued its first rules for ride-hailing and told local officials yesterday to promote the booming industry, confirming the legal status of Uber Technologies Inc. and local competitors following run-ins with regulators. The...

Culture | ‘Pearl Jubilee’ Macao Music Festival unveiled

Macau Daily Times feed Details for the 30th Macao International Music Festival were unveiled yesterday at the Center of Tourism Activities, with 20 programs and 27 performances set to be part of the annual event. The festival will be held at a variety of cultural...

Tourism | Number of visitors on package tours declines

Macau Daily Times feed Information from the Statistics and Census Service (DSEC) has indicated that in the first half year of 2016, visitors on package tours totaled to 3.4 million, down by 31.2 percent year-on-year. In June 2016, the number of visitors on package...

Local team succeeds in global math contest

Macau Daily Times feed A team of high school students from Macau have won a gold and a silver medal at the 57th International Mathematical Olympiad (IMO), which was held in Hong Kong. This achievement marks the first time in 25 years that a team from the region has...

Briefs | Games themed stamp issued today

Macau Daily Times feed Given the upcoming Rio Olympic Games and other sports events, the Macau Post is today issuing a postal stamp themed “Games 2016.” The issuing includes a set of four stamps, each symbolizing, in a dynamic styling, a different nation of the...

Culture – Music | Pin-to Musica to hold one last hurrah

Macau Daily Times feed A small music festival will be held at the Pin-to Musica record store in Senado Square, starting from tonight and finishing on Sunday night, to pay homage to the closing store. The “Pin-to Musica Festival” will be the last event organized at the...