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Hong Kong bus driver charged with dangerous driving after fatal crash that kills 6

The bus driver involved in a crash that left six people dead on Wednesday along Hong Kong's Fanling Highway was charged with six counts of dangerous driving causing death.
Source: Xinhua | 2019/12/20 17:06:22

China allows no external forces to interfere with Hong Kong, Macao affairs

President Xi Jinping said on Friday that China will not allow any external forces to interfere with Hong Kong and Macao affairs.
Source: Xinhua | 2019/12/20 11:09:30

Chinese president attends gathering for Macao's 20th return anniversary

Chinese President Xi Jinping on Friday attended a gathering in Macao to celebrate the 20th anniversary of its return to the motherland.
Source: Xinhua | 2019/12/20 10:12:31

Ho Iat Seng sworn in as Macao's fifth-term chief executive

Ho Iat Seng was sworn in here on Friday morning as the fifth-term chief executive of the Macao Special Administrative Region, officiated by Chinese President Xi Jinping.
Source: Xinhua | 2019/12/20 10:08:11

'One country, two systems' key to Macao's development: Portuguese Ambassador to China

The implementation of the "one country, two systems" principle is key to the progress the special administrative region has made over the past 20 years, Portuguese Ambassador to China Jose Augusto Duarte told the Global Times in an exclusive interview.
Source: | 2019/12/20 3:42:53

Xi extols Macao's progress

Chinese President Xi Jinping encouraged Macao to give play to its advantages in carrying out “one country, two systems,” adopt a firm stance on matters of principle and actively take part in the national development plan.
Source: Global Times | 2019/12/19 0:56:41

Macao shares mainland's plan

The astonishing achievement Macao has made over the past two decades was shaping a consensus inside the society that it has no hesitation when fulfilling its mission as part of the nation's development plan, and the society is united in achieving this goal, Pansy Ho Chiu-king, a predominant businesswoman in Macao, told the Global Times on Thursday.
Source: Global Times | 2019/12/19 23:28:40

Professor Martins chips into building China's electronics industry

“Macao is known for its casino chips all over the world, but now it is also known by its electronic chips,” Professor Rui Paulo Da Silva Martins said proudly. Professor Martins, a 62-year-old Portuguese scientist, is leading China's electronic chip research as Vice-Rector of the University of Macau (UM). He appreciates the support from the Macao Special Administrative Region (SAR) and the central government.
Source: Global Times | 2019/12/19 20:23:40

President Xi visits gov't services center, school in Macao

Chinese President Xi Jinping on Thursday morning visited a government services center and a school in Macao and talked with residents, teachers and students.
Source: Xinhua | 2019/12/19 17:59:45

Daily life in Macao

Daily life in Macao
Source: Xinhua | 2019/12/19 14:47:55

Violence erodes Hong Kong education, casting shadow on future development

While students in other parts of China are learning on safe campuses for a brighter future, many students in Hong Kong are not able to continue their normal studies and lives due to threats by prolonged social unrest.
Source: Xinhua | 2019/12/19 11:11:16

Death toll from Hong Kong bus crash rises to 6

Death toll from Hong Kong bus crash rises to 6
Source: Xinhua | 2019/12/19 11:04:29

New Hengqin port ready for visitors to travel between Zhuhai, Macao

New Hengqin port ready for visitors to travel between Zhuhai, Macao
Source: Xinhua | 2019/12/19 10:47:56

President Xi meets Macao SAR chief executive

Chinese President Xi Jinping met with outgoing Chief Executive of the Macao Special Administrative Region (SAR) Chui Sai On here Wednesday, saying the central government fully acknowledged Chui's diligent work during his 10 years as the chief executive.
Source: Xinhua | 2019/12/19 9:11:45

Carrie Lam sends condolences to victims of HK bus crash

The Liaison Office of the Central People's Government in Hong Kong and Hong Kong Special Administrative Region (HKSAR) Chief Executive Carrie Lam expressed condolences to the families of victims in a deadly bus crash that claimed six lives and left 39 injured on Wednesday afternoon.
Source: | 2019/12/19 1:19:11

Xi hails Macao's prosperity

The inauguration of the fifth-term government will be held Friday morning followed by Xi's meeting with newly inaugurated judicial and administrative officials.
Source: Global Times | 2019/12/18 23:48:54

Maximum remittance by Macao residents to mainland accounts rises to 80,000 yuan

The People's Bank of China (PBC), the country's central bank, announced on Wednesday that the maximum remittance by Macao residents to their same name accounts in the Chinese mainland has been raised to 80,000 yuan ($11,436) per day from 50,000 yuan, ahead of the 20th anniversary of the special administrative region's return to China.
Source: Global Times | 2019/12/18 23:34:36

US defense bill interferes in Taiwan, slammed as thief crying 'Stop thief!'

The National Defense Authorization Act (NDAA) showcases blatant US interference in the upcoming election on the island of Taiwan, Chinese experts said on Wednesday, and warned the Democratic Progressive Party (DPP) that pulling closer to the US would backfire.
Source: Global Times | 2019/12/18 22:38:40