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  1. Macau visitors can travel in style

    Posted Dec 29th 2010, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Getting to Macau from Hong Kong by ferry or helicopter is rarely a problem as long as a ticket is booked and the weather is good. But Macau tourism chiefs see transport connections ... 'We seem very busy and hope to bring more people to Macau,' Liang says. The company also hopes to have a night service operating within three months, while there are discussions ...

  2. Macau challenging HK as great mall of China

    Posted Dec 28th 2010, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Neil Gough Tax-free status and an abundance of luxury shops have turned Hong Kong into the great mall of China. But nearby Macau is fast emerging as a rival as it builds a reputation as one of the world's hottest luxury markets. 'Hong Kong is one of the leading markets in the world, but in Macau the incremental sales growth is even greater,' says Swatch ...

  3. Group that promotes cross-strait ties to open office in HK- five years after Macau chapter

    Posted Jul 31st 2009, 12:00am by Gary Cheung

    ... yesterday, nearly five years after one in Macau was established. The Association for Relations Across the Taiwan Strait, the mainland's semi-official agency that handles cross-strait relations, set up an office in Macau in 2002. It is the association's sole branch outside the mainland. Veteran China-watcher Johnny Lau Yui-siu said the fact the council's Hong Kong chapter ...

  4. Engel & Volkers enters Macau luxury sector

    Posted Oct 08th 2008, 12:00am by Peggy Sito

    ... Peggy Sito Engel & Volkers, a property franchiser specialising in the luxury residential sector based in Germany, is to launch its first shop in Macau. 'The market is slow but we ... Macau. 'Our initial and primary focus will be on the numerous residential and casino-resort projects that are due for completion in the next 12 months,' Mr Ng said yesterday. 'The ...

  5. Macau casinos promise 'perpetual profit'

    Posted Aug 11th 2008, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Translated literally, it conveys what investors have come to expect from Mr Wynn's eponymous Macau property: 'perpetual profit'. After almost two years in business, the US$1.2 billion Wynn Macau has not disappointed. Revenue from the 600-room resort was nearly double that of the 2,700-room Wynn Las Vegas during the second quarter, while operating income in Macau was five ...

  6. Macau bucks the convention trade with cheap deals

    Posted Jun 14th 2004, 12:00am by Freda Wan

    ... Freda Wan in Macau Not just for tourists, the city is turning into the Asian destination for meetings Macau used to be a half-day stopover for businessmen attending three-day conferences ... 'In the past, people knew of Macau as a nice place but were concerned about safety. Luckily, the violence has been thoroughly and consistently cleaned up,' said Daniela Grendene, general ...

  7. AirAsia gives up on HK with $145 flights from Macau

    Posted Jun 11th 2004, 12:00am by Freda Wan

    ... Freda Wan in Macau Asia's first no-frills airline, AirAsia, will launch its Macau hub next month with ultra-low fares to Bangkok, after confirming that it has no plans to include Hong ... corporate colour, upbeat AirAsia chief executive Tony Fernandes described as 'an achievable goal' his forecast of 10 million passengers flying to and from Macau over the next 10 years. Mr ...

  8. Hopes high for Macau recovery as prices rise

    Posted Oct 15th 2003, 12:00am by Sandy Li

    ... feet apartment in Macau for $1.5 million several years ago, things are looking up. Property prices in the enclave have risen by up to 10 per cent following a series of positive developments, ... Kong after he took up a job with the Macau Jockey Club (MJC) 10 years ago. 'I stayed in a hotel in the beginning as I was working part time, but decided to buy an apartment after I signed ...

  9. International consultants set to shake up Macau market

    Posted Mar 17th 2005, 12:00am by Sandy Li

    ... Sandy Li Two leading international property consultants have joined the rush to Macau and look set to fuel competition in the sector. FPDSavills and Jones Lang LaSalle plan to open offices within weeks in the former Portuguese enclave, where prices soared more than 50 per cent last year. Two other leading agencies, Centaline Property Agency and Midland Realty, entered Macau ...

  10. More Hong Kong players rush in as Macau fever stirs investment frenzy

    Posted Nov 19th 2004, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Winston Yau With Macau fever burning ever hotter, more Hong Kong micro-cap stocks have joined the fray this week, announcing gambling and hotel-related ventures in the former Portuguese enclave. The result was another explosive round of share-price gains. Shares in travel agency and hotel operator Wing On Travel (Holdings), which is expected to buy a stake in Kingsway Hotel Macau ...




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