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Macau has confirmed three new imported Covid-19 cases who flew into Hong Kong and came back to Macau across the HZMB. The 13th  is a 20-year-old female Macau resident studying in the UK. The 14th is a 42-year-old woman who had been accompanying a family member of an Indonesian expatriate returning from Jakarta. The 15th is a 31-year-old […]

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Macau has announced its 12th confirmed case, a second imported from Europe: a Spanish citizen who flew into Macau via Beijing. GOV The news prompted a swift response from the government, which decreed that henceforth no foreigners would be allowed into Macau, except if they have employment visas. Residents of Macau, Hong Kong and Taiwan […]

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MGM supports online learning

MGM China has introduced its team members to a virtual classroom developed by a local entrepreneur, which has proved to be immensely popular. On top of the existing 6,500 eLearning courses offered at MGM eAcademy, the virtual classroom developed by Yorkshire Online Academy has benefitted over 4,800 team members and accumulated over 21,000 training hours […]

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Guangdong, Macau chiefs discuss Hengqin zone

Chief Executive Ho Iat Seng met his counterpart, Guangdong Governor Ma Xingrui, on Friday in Macau, to discuss development of the Guangdong-Macau “intensive cooperation zone” in Hengqin. Not many details were released, although Ho said afterward that the SAR paid “great attention” to closer cooperation with Guangdong and hoped to adopt a “more innovative approach […]

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Macau among Guangdong residents travel wish list after Covid-19

Macau is one of the city’s most popular tourism destinations among those who live in Guangdong province, particularly once Covid-19 is gone, according to a report released by Chinese tourism service Ctrip. Recently, the company issued the 2020 Destination Wish List Report (the Report) which shows mainland residents’ preferences in terms of travel destinations after […]

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From tomorrow, all those arriving in Macau from any other country will need to undergo a 14-day quarantine. This could be either at places of residence, or at designated locations, according to the assessment of Health Bureau officials. It applies to all who enter, Macau residents and visitors alike. It excludes our compatriots coming in […]

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The New South Wales government has won a legal battle that would see Melco Resorts forced to share nine company documents that they wanted to keep secret, claiming legal professional privilege. The documents required will be used as part of the ILGA inquiry into James Packer’s sale of 20% stake in Crown to Melco, along […]

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Coronavirus update: Imported cases rise

Guangdong recorded three new coronavirus cases on Wednesday, all imported from overseas. Shenzhen reported one from France while Zhongshan had two from Spain. Six more patients were released from hospital, leaving only 60 under treatment, according to the Guangdong Health Commission. Hong Kong, meanwhile, is in a fiercer battle with imported cases. The city reported […]

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Galaxy donates to special-needs children

Galaxy Entertainment Group has donated MOP$100,000 to Sheng Kung Hui Macau Social Services Coordination Office (SKH) and co-launched a home exercise equipment subsidy scheme that will support around 150 local families. The initiative is in support of children with special-education needs, helping families to set up an exercise environment at home so that they can […]

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MGM donates supplies to Tung Sin Tong

MGM China has donated 45 temperature guns, along with hand sanitizers and other anti-epidemic supplies, to Macau Tung Sin Tong Charitable Society. It is hoped that the donation will strengthen protection of staff and beneficiaries at the society’s daycare centers, primary and secondary schools as well as elderly activity centers, once they resume normal activities. […]

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