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After e-commerce and Internet giant Alibaba, Baidu applies for trademark registration in the Macau SAR

One of the biggest Chinese tech and Internet companies, Baidu Online Network Technology (Beijing) Co., Ltd., has applied for trademark registrations in the Macau SAR, a dispatch in the Official Gazett

‘Thunderbolt 17’ nets big fish and little fry

Almost 500 people were prosecuted following the second phase of the joint ‘Thunderbolt 17’ police operation in August

The second phase of joint police operation ‘Thunderbolt 17’ - enforced during the whole month of August - led to 497 people being prosecuted in the MSAR for possible involvement in 396 criminal cases

Safer in prison during Typhoon Hato

Repair works are underway, with no staff or prisoners injured during the passage of the storm

The authorities of Coloane Prison and Youth Correctional Institution have announced that ‘no cases of attempted escape during or after the typhoon have been discovered’, in response to Business Daily

A lot on your plate

In order to obtain a vehicle tax refund, owners of vehicles damaged by Typhoon Hato should proceed with the cancellation of their licence plates before September 18

Owners of light vehicles, motorbikes or tourism buses damaged by Typhoon Hato should cancel their vehicles’ licence plates before September 18 in order to obtain a subsidy on vehicle taxes, the Transp

Financial Reckoning

Yesterday, the CE unveiled the financial impact of Typhoon Hato. Revealing that the MSAR has been hit with a US$1.42 bln bill. Direct losses totalled MOP8.31bln.
MSAR Chief Executive (CE) Fernando Chui Sai On says the preliminary estimate of the direct and indirect losses caused by Typhoon Hato totals MOP11.47 billion (US$1.42 billion). Two weeks after the de

Growing number of taxi infractions filed in August

The Public Security Police Force (PSP) filed a total of 590 cases relating to taxi infractions, up from the 416 cases filed in July. Of the total number of filed cases, 372 or 63.1 per cent were rela

Fast winds, slow uploads

Two weeks since the arrival of Typhoon Hato wreaked havoc on the city, cities within the region are still struggling to recover all their facilities, in particular Internet use.

Parking lot tender announced

The Transport Bureau (DSAT) has opened a public tender for the management and exploitation rights of five parking lots, a dispatch in the Official Gazette declared yesterday. According to the release

UM communications professor awarded top recognition again

This is the second time the professor receives China’s highest award in international communication studies
Professor Wu Mei of the Department of Communication of the University of Macau (UM) received the Outstanding Paper Award at the Fifth National Conference on International Communication Theories, organ
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