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  1. Lifestyle - Books

    Wordie ambles down byways of Macau

    Posted Jun 15th 2014, 11:52am by Mathew Scott

    ... Mathew Scott A stroll through the byways and back alleys of Macau Macao- People and Places, Past and Present by Jason Wordie Angsana 4 stars Mathew Scott Saudade is a Portuguese word ... ghost, at the end of an affair of the heart. The word pops up in local historian/writer Jason Wordie's fascinating exploration of the history of Macau and of its people, as might the sense ...

  2. Sport - Other Sport - MOTOR RACING

    Macau Grand Prix still excites 60 years on

    Posted Nov 08th 2013, 11:16pm by Mathew Scott

    ... Mathew Scott in Macau Macau Grand Prix still excites 60 years on The 60th Star River Windsor Arch Macau Grand Prix shifts into gear on Saturday as the event marks the historic occasion ... top drivers and riders, and the motorsport stars of tomorrow," said Macau Grand Prix co-ordinator Joao Manuel Costa Antunes. This weekend will see six events contested, including ...

  3. Sport - Other Sport - MOTOR RACING

    Rally star Sebastien Loeb right at home on tight Guia circuit in Macau

    Posted Nov 09th 2013, 10:36pm by Mathew Scott

    ... Mathew Scott in Macau Tackling the Porsche racing, the French rally legend says the complex Macau track is as challenging as the dirt roads he dominated for years Loeb right at home on twisting Guia circuit Macau's city streets on the surface might seem a million miles away from the backwoods rally tracks on which Sebastien Loeb forged his legend. But there were apparently ...

  4. Magazines - 48hrs - COVER STORY

    Fast times guaranteed on and off the Guia Circuit at the Macau Grand Prix

    Posted Nov 06th 2013, 10:39pm by Mathew Scott

    ... Mathew Scott Macau Grand Prix's 60th anniversary means thrills both on and off the track, writes Mathew Scott Power and glory YOU HAVE TO wonder what Eduardo de Carvalho would make of it if the Portuguese driver could hop in his old Triumph sports car and drive around Macau as it is today. Sixty years ago, De Carvalho was the toast of the town, the first winner of the grand prix ...

  5. Sport - Hong Kong - MIXED MARTIAL ARTS

    Octagon redemption: Hong Kong fighter Alberto Mina ready for delayed UFC debut

    Posted Aug 02nd 2014, 08:40pm by Mathew Scott

    ... might have been. Chosen to make his debut on the Ultimate Fighting Championship's card at the Venetian in Macau- the first Hong Kong fighter to make it to the UFC- Mina had put himself ... immediately promised him a fight on his organisation's next card in Macau- and came through with the appearance fee Mina had been promised. And so, here we are, five months later, and Mina ...

  6. Sport - Other Sport - MIXED MARTIAL ARTS

    White plays it fast and furious

    Posted Jun 28th 2014, 09:58pm by Mathew Scott

    ... time- to promote his organisation's next event in Macau on August 23- and the media gathered before him have run out of questions. Oh, for sure you'll find that the fans want to tell ... look at problems here- I look at opportunities." UFC claims that since hosting its first event in Macau at the end of 2012 it has around 25 million mainland followers, while the first ...

  7. Sport - Hong Kong - MIXED MARTIAL ARTS

    UFC chief calls for 'local heroes' to make impact

    Posted Jun 24th 2014, 10:48pm by Mathew Scott

    ... UFC card at Macau's CotaiArena, set for August 23, and he brought some pretty impressive figures with him on Tuesday, even factoring in the hype that goes hand in hand with the fight ... Bisping. Le is well-known to local fight fans for the demolition job he did on Rich Franklin when the UFC staged its first event in Macau in 2012- with many wise heads handing Le the "knockout ...

  8. Sport - Hong Kong - MUAY THAI

    Ming Tang getting a real kick out of his chosen art form

    Posted Jun 21st 2014, 10:34pm by Mathew Scott

    ... of the sport when he takes his place on the star-studded nine-bout Thai Fight World Battle card at Macau's Cotai Arena. The event is part of a global promotion of the sport that will see a Thai ...

  9. Macau Flash 2009

    Posted Sep 10th 2009, 12:00am by Mathew Scott

    ... in on the act. Saturday night sees the second edition of Macau Flash - a gathering of some of Hong Kong's best young bands and DJs and their Macau-based counterparts. It's the brainchild ... the Portugal-raised Valentim, a part-time promoter who earns his crust as an architect. 'They are always saying there is a lack of a live scene in Macau. There are more than enough venues around if you ...

  10. Macau

    Posted Oct 15th 2009, 12:00am by Mathew Scott

    ... version of Macau. In life, Hemingway once said, you make your own luck and the city just across the Pearl River Delta over the past decade has certainly been doing just that. First, there's ... much Macau has grown into its role as a culinary centre too. It always was a great place to dine but these days there's more in the mix. And, like with any city, a little local knowledge ...




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