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...
Macau to Host Insurance Congress

Macau to Host Insurance Congress

The 28th East Asian Insurance Congress is to be held in the MSAR in October. For the second time since 1998. The local insurance market is confined by the size of the city and its population, but benign competition brings a healthy industry, said Jiang Yidao,...

Shanghai competing for local talent

Macau Daily Times feed Shanghai authorities are introducing a scheme to attract foreign talent that will allow “high-level foreign professionals” to apply for a Shanghai Residence Card. Under the scheme, some Hong Kong and Macau residents will be able to apply for the...

Dutch probe | Malaysian jet downed by launcher from Russia

Macau Daily Times feed Dutch-led criminal investigators said yesterday they have solid evidence that a Malaysian jet was shot down by a Buk missile moved into eastern Ukraine from Russia. Wilbert Paulissen, head of the Central Crime Investigation department of the...

Culture | Le French May ends with record turnout

Macau Daily Times feed Le French May 2016 ended with a record-breaking number of visitors and audience numbers according to organizer Association Culturelle France, as it registered some 200,000 spectators at screenings and performances and over 400,000 visitors at...

New Taipa post office inaugurated

Macau Daily Times feed Carmo Post Office, previously named Taipa Post Office, commenced its operations yesterday. The new post office has undergone minor expansion from its previous facilities, as told by director of Macau Post, Lau Wai Meng. The new facilities which...

Album ‘Macau Original Melodies’ released

Macau Daily Times feed Collective music album ‘Macau Original Melodies Vol.3’ (MOM Vol.3) has been officially released for the third consecutive year. All proceeds generated from the sales will be used to support the operation of the beneficiary – the Macau Down...

Media | Photojournalism lecture delivered at USJ

Macau Daily Times feed A public lecture delivered by award-winning photojournalist Eduardo Leal, examined his approach to photography in news reporting and detailed some of his prior work. The lecture was held at the campus of the University of Saint Joseph on Tuesday...

CRIME | Venezuelan woman arrested for transporting drugs

Macau Daily Times feed A 26-year-old Venezuelan woman was arrested at the Macau International Airport on Tuesday, for trying to smuggle 4.1 kilograms of cocaine into the city. The suspect surnamed Alvarez admitted that the drugs were all supposed to be transported to...