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Macanese Pataca

A blast from the repast

As the first and last European colony in China, Macau has had more than 400 years to develop its unique culinary culture. It's a tradition that extends way beyond the spots familiar to the casual visitor.

Thursday, 21 June, 2012, 12:00am

Snag over owners in Macau land grab

Complicated ownership issues will have to be resolved if the Macau government seeks to seize five plots of land at the centre of a corruption case involving jailed former public works chief Ao Man-long and two Hong Kong tycoons, legal experts said.

12 Jun 2012 - 12:00am

Five held over Macau file-sharing website

Macau customs officials arrested a suspect in connection with the operation of a website which charged users for illegal song and movie downloads.

It is believed the suspect thought he could avoid capture because its server was based in Hong Kong.

9 Jun 2012 - 12:00am

A bad week for ...

Howard Shaw

22 Apr 2012 - 12:00am

Tycoons facing inquiry in Macau

Hong Kong tycoons Joseph Lau Luen-hung and Steven Lo Kit-sing - named on Monday in a high-profile corruption case in Macau - are involved in another investigation in the city, a court revealed yesterday. It named Lo as a suspect in the case.

21 Apr 2012 - 12:00am

Property firm named in Macau graft trial

International property consultancy Jones Lang LaSalle was named yesterday in connection with the corruption case involving jailed former Macau works chief Ao Man-long.

19 Apr 2012 - 12:00am

Firm in Macau case denies wrongdoing

Shares of Chinese Estates Holdings are expected to resume trading today after the company issued a statement denying any wrongdoing by its chairman, Joseph Lau Luen-hung, who has been named in a Macau corruption trial.

18 Apr 2012 - 12:00am

Holiday helps lift casino revenue 6pc

Macau's casino revenue came in slightly above expectations last month as record tourist arrivals over the Lunar New Year helped boost gambling revenue 34.8 per cent from a year ago.

2 Feb 2012 - 12:00am

Copying Macau makes no sense

Beyond tourism, there are few similarities between Hong Kong and Macau. Our city is a comparative giant in terms of area and population, while our economy is substantially more diverse and, theoretically, better attuned to sustainable growth.

22 Nov 2011 - 12:00am

Biggest handout yet for Macau residents

Macau residents will receive their sixth and biggest cash handout next year - 7,000 patacas for permanent residents and 4,200 for non-permanent ones, Chief Executive Fernando Chui Sai-on said in his policy address yesterday.

16 Nov 2011 - 12:00am