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  1. News - Hong Kong - EDUCATION

    Macau's St Paul's School biggest in region to fully embrace e-learning

    Posted Dec 23rd 2012, 12:00am by Lana Lam

    ... Macau's paperless school is a class act A school in Macau with more than 3,000 pupils is set to become the largest paperless school in the region, outpacing e-learning efforts in Hong Kong. St ... on the project since 2009, with 15 million patacas in government funding this year. While government support for e-learning is strong in Macau, Salcedo believes such a project would have failed in Hong ...

  2. Internet booking spares Macau the push and shove

    Posted Jul 17th 2008, 12:00am by Fox Yi Hu

    ... Fox Yi Hu Macau residents seem to be in a different league from Hongkongers when it comes to queuing for commemorative Olympic banknotes. Between 100 and 200 people lined up overnight at Bank of China branches in the city before they opened yesterday - a far cry from the thousands who queued through a massive thunderstorm in Hong Kong on Monday night. Queues in Macau were ...

  3. Macau braces for talent crunch

    Posted Jul 10th 2007, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Increased demand for skilled workers in Macau's fast-expanding gaming industry will drive the adoption of advanced human resource management practices and technology in the former Portuguese enclave, according to industry experts. 'Macau's human resources challenge is clear given the developments around new casinos,' said Sean Loiselle, senior director for human ...

  4. One-armed bandits taking over the city

    Posted Nov 30th 2007, 12:00am by Donna Page

    ... but they are flooding Macau's casinos. With a reputation of being cheaper to play and lasting longer, machine numbers have skyrocketed from 800 to almost 12,000 in the past four years. A spokesman for Wynn Macau said the casino had 671 slot machines, compared to 280 tables. He said slot machines were popular with people who preferred a more individual experience, rather than those who liked ...

  5. Macau-based company is looking to hire experienced project managers

    Posted Sep 06th 2008, 12:00am by Carmen Tao

    ... Susie Gyopos and Carmen Tao Working in Macau is not limited to joining one of its famed hotels or gaming establishments. Exciting opportunities are available to work in information engineering and system integration projects for a provider of network and system infrastructure. Vodatel Holdings, the Macau-based subsidiary of Hong Kong-listed Vodatel Networks Holdings, ...

  6. 3D online map keeps pace with Macau maze

    Posted Dec 31st 2007, 12:00am by Fox Yi Hu

    ... Fox Yi Hu With new buildings increasingly dotting the Macau skyline, it is increasingly hard to find a map that reflects the city's breakneck expansion. Even Google's satellite maps lag behind the pace of development in the fast-growing gambling centre, with images still featuring an unfinished Wynn Macau hotel and no trace of the Venetian Macao. But now ...

  7. Automated Systems rides Macau boom

    Posted Oct 02nd 2007, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Jeff Pao Automated Systems Holdings, a Hong Kong-listed information technology services provider, said its revenue from Macau would increase 20 per cent to 30 per cent this financial year, ... belong to Las Vegas Sands Corp of the United States. It also set up 200 systems in the Wynn Macau casino, controlled by US-based Wynn Resorts and will supply the Crown Macau casino ...

  8. Tsinghua eyes HK, Macau in high-definition digital push

    Posted Aug 14th 2007, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Kong and Macau. 'We aim to get a 2 per cent share of Hong Kong's digital TV set market in 2008,' said Rong Yonglin, chairman of Tsinghua Tongfang and vice-chairman of Tsinghua ... for same-sized models without a decoder,' said Andrew Mok, sales manager of Wah Fong Technology, Tsinghua Tongfang's sales agency in Hong Kong and Macau. 'Our strategy is to use ...

  9. Macau carrier sees brighter prospects

    Posted Apr 11th 2005, 12:00am by Freda Wan

    ... Freda Wan in Macau While Macau's economy throttles ahead at a 25 per cent clip, the territory's largest telecommunications services provider hopes to achieve single-digit growth this year as the former monopoly struggles to compete against two newer entrants. Companhia de Telecommunicacoes de Macau (CTM), owned 51 per cent by Cable & Wireless, reported a net profit ...

  10. IT firms gamble on Macau

    Posted Jul 27th 2004, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... in Macau will bolster growth across the Pearl River Delta. Experts said that an investment in marketing in the former Portuguese enclave was worth the gamble, thanks to new gaming infrastructure developments, the steady influx of mainland and international tourists and efforts by the Macau government and private enterprises to strengthen their information technology platforms. 'Macau ...




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