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  1. News - Hong Kong - SOCIETY

    Macau at odds over responsible gambling

    Posted May 24th 2013, 12:00am by JOLIE HO

    ... Jolie Ho jolie.ho@scmp.com Macau's attempts to rein in problem gambling within its casinos may be a slow move in the right direction, but sceptics wouldn't bet on it A city ... bet away all their money, she said. Dr Hao Zhidong, sociology professor at the University of Macau, also questioned whether casino staff would intervene actively if they saw problem gamblers. ...

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    Public want controls on mainland visitors: poll

    Posted Apr 03rd 2014, 03:38am by Amy Nip

    ... to 54 million. The projection of 70 million in 2017, however, was based on a smaller annual growth rate of 6.56 per cent. "Given that the Hong Kong-Zhuhai-Macau bridge ...

  3. News - Hong Kong - SOCIETY

    Lok Ma Chau mega mall plan gets lukewarm response from officials

    Posted Mar 07th 2014, 01:52pm by AMY NIP AND TONY CHEUNG

    ... was responding to a call on Thursday by Zhang Dejiang, who heads the Communist Party's group on Hong Kong affairs. Zhang urged the State Council's Hong Kong and Macau Affairs Office ...

  4. News - Hong Kong - SOCIETY

    I don't hate mainlanders- just their behaviour, TST protest organiser says

    Posted Feb 22nd 2014, 03:55am by Phila Siu

    ... Leung Chun-ying, while the State Council's Hong Kong and Macau Affairs Office joined the condemnation. But Ronald Leung, who recalled being yelled at by mainland visitors when he worked ...

  5. News - Hong Kong - SOCIETY

    Gambling counsellor takes a soft approach

    Posted May 24th 2013, 12:00am by JOLIE HO

    ... counsellor engaged in an outreach programme in Macau. After they receive the tissue packet, I would ask them to open it and ask if they know what it is about. Some of them will say, 'I know, ...

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    Graft-busters exchange tips in fight against corruption

    Posted Nov 29th 2013, 05:23am by SAMUEL CHAN

    ... participants from Australia, France, Indonesia Malaysia, Singapore and the United States; four were from mainland China and Macau. The agency arranged a one-week trip to Tianjin that featured a visit ...

  7. News - Hong Kong - SOCIETY

    Universal suffrage won't solve city's woes: HKU economist

    Posted Oct 07th 2013, 12:00am by Tanna Chong

    ... - including Hong Kong and Macau Affairs Office director Wang Guangya - to warn that economic development could pay the price of the political struggle. While Wong believes the "vanishing Hong ...

  8. News - China - SOCIETY

    Hostility to newly rich 'tuhao' reflects resentment with perhaps a tinge of jealousy

    Posted Oct 18th 2013, 05:39am by SIJIA JIANG

    ... of the mainland's opening-up has given rise to simmering resentment towards the rich. Xu Jianhua, assistant professor in sociology at the University of Macau, said mainland society had moved from being one ...

  9. News - Hong Kong - SOCIETY

    Ecologist promotes nature and its creatures

    Posted Oct 02nd 2013, 02:34pm by DANNY LEE

    ... under the auction hammer. Of course, he is speaking of the Chinese White Dolphin, marked by a distinctive pink shading on its skin, under threat with the Hong Kong-Zhuhai-Macau bridge building ...

  10. News - Hong Kong - SOCIETY

    Kenneth Fok and Guo Jingjing host Nansha wedding banquet

    Posted Nov 11th 2012, 12:00am by Jennifer Ngo

    ... affair. At about 5pm a fleet of sleek black cars with tinted windows started bringing in A-list guests from Hong Kong, Macau and all over the mainland. Locals gathered outside to see the spectacle. Among the more than 500 guests were prominent figures like Lu Ping , former director of the Hong Kong and Macau Affairs Office and at least one unidentified member of the Jordanian royal ...



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