24 April 2014 12:47 GMT +8
João Manuel Costa Antunes
Director , Macau Tourism
João Manuel Costa Antunes was born in Lisbon,Portugal,in 20th August 1950.
Joao Manuel Costa Antunes is a civil engineer and has been a veteran in serving the Macau community since 1983.
In 1988, Mr. Costa Antunes was named the Director of Macau Government Tourist Office leading a team of dynamic tourism professionals.
Besides being the Director of Tourism, Mr. Costa Antunes is also heavily involved in a lot of cultural and tourism related organizations.
Advisor to the Macau Government Under Secretary of Equipment and Infrastructure
1984 - 1986
Deputy Chairman of the Macau Urban Council
Technical Advisor of the Macau Marine Department
1988 - Present
Director of Macau Government Tourist Office
1998 - 2000
Director of the Handover Ceremony Coordination Office
2002 - Present
Coordinator of Macau Grand Prix Committee
Other Official Roles:
1991 - 1996
Chairman of the Board of Directors of the World Trade Center, Macau
1991 - 1992 and 1997 - 1998
President of EATA (East Asia Travel Association)
1991 - 1999
Member of the Board of Directors of Pacific Asia Travel Association