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  1. News - Hong Kong

    Move to allow mainland helpers welcomed in Macau

    Posted Nov 24th 2012, 12:00am by JOLIE HO, Thomas Chan

    ... Jolie Ho in Macau and Thomas Chan Move backed by main trade union and top women's group as HK resistance continues Mainland helpers welcomed in Macau Hong Kong continues to stand firm against importing domestic helpers from the mainland, despite plans by Macau to bring them in next year. Macau's main trade union body and biggest women's group have backed moves ...

  2. Business - China Business - MACAU

    Casino income in Macau up but not as much as market bet

    Posted Oct 05th 2012, 12:00am by Sophie Yu

    ... but total disappoints Gambling revenue in Macau rose 12.3 per cent in September from the same month last year but still came in below market expectations at 23.87 billion patacas. "We expect gaming revenue to grow 15 per cent year on year," CLSA consumer and gaming research analyst Richard Huang said before Macau's Gaming Inspection and Co-ordination Bureau released ...

  3. Ultimate fighting comes to Macau

    Posted Jul 06th 2012, 12:00am

    ... Unus Alladin unus.alladin@scmp.com Macau will stage the Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) for only its second time in Asia in November, as organisers seek to gain a foothold in China. ... of the UFC.' Fischer said Macau was ideal to stage their event as it would attract influential people from the mainland and its success could pave the way for Hong Kong to stage the event, although he ...

  4. Magazines - Post Magazine

    Beds & betting

    Posted Sep 16th 2012, 12:00am by Nadine Bateman

    ... Nadine Bateman Macau's hospitality industry has seen fast, vast expansion, but does the new Sheraton Hotel complete a full house, asks Nadine Bateman Beds & betting A man ... into slot machines, while nearby a largely ignored troupe of dancers performs an elegant ballroom routine. This is but another snapshot from one of Macau's vast casinos, which are swarming ...

  5. Man jailed for life for 1.3b yuan casino scam

    Posted May 18th 2012, 12:00am

    ... in Macau over two years. The Zhongshan Intermediate People's Court ruled on Wednesday that Deng Shengtang, 34, cheated 29 businessmen out of the money, and that his accomplice, Ou Jinming, scammed the victims out of a further 350 million yuan, in the name of borrowing money to operate a room at a Macau casino from July 2008 to September 2010. Ou was sentenced to 13 years in jail ...

  6. Asian grapevine

    Posted Feb 02nd 2012, 12:00am

    ... Jeannie Cho Lee The first time I visited Macau in 1994, my parents begged me not to go. They were worried that as a South Korean I might be kidnapped by North Koreans. While these fears seem ludicrous now, Macau in the late 1990s was a very different place. Alarming news stories supported my parents' fears: gun fights, bombings and murders linked to feuding triad gangs ...

  7. Lifestyle - Books - AREA STUDIES

    Book review: The Chinese of Macau by Jean Berlie

    Posted Dec 23rd 2012, 12:00am by Mark O'Neill

    ... Mark O'Neill The Chinese of Macau, A Decade After the Handover  by Jean A. Berlie Proverse   This is a book about the Chinese residents of Macau in the 13 years since the handover. ... on the Chinese residents. The largest group are Han Chinese born in Macau who speak Cantonese: 20 per cent are Fujianese, then the Chaozhou people, the Hakkas and the Tanka fishermen. Berlie sent ...

  8. News - Hong Kong

    Macau-Hong Kong ferry collision injures 26

    Posted Dec 29th 2012, 07:39pm by JOLIE HO

    ... Johnny Tam and Jolie Ho Twenty-six people were injured, two of whom are still in hospital with serious injuries, when a TurboJet jetfoil ferry leaving Macau for Hong Kong collided ... and a four-year-old boy, who were previously listed as seriously injured have been released from hospital. The Macau authorities said on Saturay that 26 injured people- aged between aged between four and 60- ...

  9. Business - China Business

    Macau gambling revenue rises 8pc in November

    Posted Dec 03rd 2012, 06:47pm by Reuters in Hong Kong

    ... Reuters in Hong Kong Gambling revenue in Macau, the world’s largest casino market, rose 7.9 per cent in November year-on-year, boosted by strong spending from China’s emerging middle class who have continued to flock across the border to the enclave. November’s revenue was at 24.88 billion patacas (US$3.12 billion), data from Macau’s Gaming Inspection and Co-ordination bureau ...

  10. News - Hong Kong - ACCIDENT

    26 injured as Macau ferry hits buoy

    Posted Dec 30th 2012, 12:00am by Johnny Tam, JOLIE HO

    ... Johnny Tam and Jolie Ho 26 hurt as Macau ferry hits buoy Passengers tell of chaos after ferry strikes buoy Passengers described a scene of chaos on board a high-speed ferry yesterday after it smashed into a marker buoy 15 minutes after setting off from Macau for Hong Kong. The crash left 26 people aged four to 60 injured- including nine Hongkongers. "The Lamma ferry disaster came ...




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