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Aug. 4, 2015 — A tourist enjoys sunglow in the Shapotou scenic zone of Zhongwei City, northwest China's Ningxia Hui Autonomous Region. (Xinhua/Peng Zhaozhi) (mcg)

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5 August 2015 05:53 (GMT +8)
Macau gaming revenues picks up in July
Macau's gross gaming revenues increased 7.2 percent inJuly to 18.61 billion patacas (2.3 billion U.S. dollars), figures from the Gaming Inspection & Coordination Bureau showed on Monday. The same month Macau relaxed rules for Chinese citizens entering the gambling hub. Macau has witnessed a rev...
Macau Marathon 2015
Considering that the city’s average monthly gross gaming revenue continues to exceed the 20 billion patacas threshold stipulated by the 2015 Budget Amendment Law, there is no need for the implementation of austerity measures for the time being, Secretary for Economy and Finance Lionel Leong Vai Tac ...
Austerity measures averted in Macau for now
According to a survey conducted by the Macau Youth Federation, less than a tenth of local youths wish to move to Hengqin. Alexander Lei Chi U, a vice-director of the federation’s Macau Youth Politics Training Programme Committee, announced the group’s findings Sunday at a press conference. Th...
Few young Macau locals want to move to Hengqin
Macau’s gold jewellery imports dropped 32.2 percent year-on-year to 3.4 billion patacas in the first half of the year, the Statistics and Census Bureau (DSEC) has announced. Imports of watches fell 11.8 percent to 3.4 billion patacas, while those of handbags and wallets dropped 18.3 percent to 1....
Macau gold jewellery imports drop 1/3 in H1
Macau’s number of hotel guests fell 7.6 percent year-on-year to 4.9 million in the first half of the year, the Statistics and Census Bureau (DSEC) has announced. In June, the number of hotel guests dropped 1.9 percent year-on-year to 859,000. Mainlanders and Hongkongers accounted for 60.3 perc...
Macau hotel guests fall 7.6 pct to 4.9 million in H1
Macau’s population is expected to reach 710,000 by 2020 and 750,000 by 2025, while the population density will increase from 20,500 inhabitants per km2 in 2014 to 21,500 people per km2 in 2020, and then to 22,700 people per km2 by 2025, the government’s Policy Research Office (GEP) forecasts in its ...
Macau population to reach 750,000 by 2025