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...

World Briefs

Macau Daily Times feed CHINA’s military is appealing to the younger generation with a slick new recruitment video featuring aircraft carriers, tanks and special forces troops, all set to a rousing rap-rock soundtrack. With lyrics such as “just waiting for the order to...

‘Little Rabbit Lanterns’ in Lisbon

Macau Daily Times feed The exhibition “Little Rabbit Lanterns – An Exhibition of Carlos Marreiros & Friends” kicks off with an opening ceremony today at Gallery Espaço Arte Livre, in Lisbon, Portugal. According to a press release issued by Albergue SCM, the...

HONG KONG | Zhang’s visit may embolden separatists

Macau Daily Times feed Zhang Dejiang, the director of the central coordination group for Hong Kong and Macau affairs, is due to make a three-day official visit to Hong Kong later this month to speak at the ‘Belt and Road’ Summit. Analysts have, however, warned that...

‘Precious Moments’ photo contest open from May 17

Macau Daily Times feed Participants in the ‘Precious Moments in Macao’ photography competition may submit their works online from May 17, according to an announcement made by the Government Information Bureau (GCS). This year’s competition has a special award entitled...

Tourism | 1.5m border crossings during May holidays

Macau Daily Times feed Immigration authorities recorded almost 1.52 million border crossings across the seven Macau checkpoints over the Labor Day holiday weekend, according to data released by the Government Information Bureau yesterday. The total number of tourist...

Gaming | James Packer sells down Macau stake

Macau Daily Times feed Melco Crown Entertainment (MCE) announced yesterday that it had entered into a share repurchase agreement with Crown Asia Investments (CAI), a wholly-owned subsidiary of Crown Resorts Limited (Crown), pursuant to which it will repurchase...

SMEs lack digital marketing strategy, says entrepreneur

Macau Daily Times feed People are consuming more digital content on a daily basis, especially on social media sites. However, Macau cannot adapt to this change as the region lacks digital marketing strategy, says Alberto Bettencourt, MCMedia Asia’s executive director....