HONG KONG, 21 February 2018: Sitting in his university office in Macau, professor Lei Heong Iok opens what he calls his "treasure" -- a dog-eared Portuguese dictionary, its velvet cover worn and frayed. Lei's decades-long love for the language has...

Macau reclaims its gaming shine

MACAU, 14 February 2018: MGM China opened its new multi-billion-dollar mega resort in Macau's glitzy Cotai strip on Tuesday following multiple delays and last-minute hiccups in the government approval process. The launch of the USD3.4-billion resort comes as Macau is...

More one-way New Year trips

BEIJING, 13 February 2018: Millions have begun heading home from Beijing for Lunar New Year, but many this year will not return as China's capital becomes increasingly unwelcoming for the migrants from the provinces who once powered its economy. Crowds...
HONG KONG 5 February 2018: Wharf Hotels has named Walter Ng as group director business development. Reporting to the vice president, finance and business development, he will lead the business development team to explore new business opportunities, leasing, investments, acquisitions...
HONG KONG, 20 December 2017: To celebrate the upcoming Christmas holiday, Hong Kong International Airport (HKIA) has launched shopping promotions. Travellers can win HKIA cash coupons worth up to HK$15,000. The promotion runs from 20 December 2017 to 2 January 2018. ...
BEIJING, 26 September 2017: China’s annual national holiday gets underway ,1 to 6 October, promising a boom in domestic and international travel. Known as the Mid-Autumn Festival, this is one of the main holidays in China when residents and citizens...

Cathay suffers massive loss

HONG KONG, 17 August 2017: Cathay Pacific on Wednesday reported a massive net loss of HKD2.05 billion (USD262.07 million) for the first half of the year as the airline struggled with intense competition from rivals. The results, which were far...

China frees Casino sales team

SYDNEY, 15 August 2017: Australia's Crown Resorts said Monday that China had released all of the casino group's employees who were detained as part of a gambling crackdown last year. Mogul James Packer's gaming company said the last of the...
SHANGHAI, 14 July 2017: Princess Cruises announced, Thursday, the arrival of its first new international luxury cruise liner tailor-made for China. Majestic Princess arrived in Shanghai to begin her maiden season. Yao Ming and Ye Li served as the ‘Naming Ambassadors’...
SYDNEY, 14 June 2017: Up to 18 staff from Australian billionaire James Packer's Crown Resorts have been charged with promoting gambling in China, eight months after being detained, the company said Tuesday. The marketing employees were seized in raids across...