LRT SERVICE SUSPENDED DURING XI JINPING VISIT

The operator of the Light Rapid Transit has said that the newly-opened service will be suspended during Chinese President Xi Jinping’s visit to Macau, starting tomorrow. The suspension begins at 1 p.m. tomorrow and will last until Friday. In a statement, the operator said that the decision had been made “in coordination with the special security measures of the Government of Macau.” The long-anticipated light rail project opened to the public on December 10.