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Illegal construction workers arrested at macau site

The Public Security Police (PSP) have arrested 11 illegal workers after a raid at a construction site near Macau Airport. Among those arrested, aged between 25 and 60, two were from Hong Kong, four were from


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DSSOPT issues apology over Taipa Central Park development project irregularities

The director of the Land, Public Works and Transport Bureau (DSSOPT), Li Canfeng, has apologized over irregularities related to the Taipa Central Park development project, recently unveiled by a Commission of Audit (CA) report. The issue


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Macau’s LRT construction to extend to peninsula section by year-end

The Transportation Infrastructure Office (GIT) is focusing on its primary task to allocate resources to the Light Rail Transit (LRT) Taipa section’s construction, the office’s new coordinator, Ho Cheong Kei, said. The office is striving to


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WORLD’S FIRST FIGURE- 8 FERRIS WHEEL NEARS COMPLETION AT STUDIO CITY

Melco Crown Entertainment’s USD3.2 billion new resort, which is currently under development in Cotai, will feature a movie-inspired Golden Reel Ferris Wheel as its “iconic centerpiece attraction,” the company announced yesterday in a press release. The


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Mainland plot will be made available for Macau’s construction waste disposal

Macau authorities are to consult mainland China for assistance with the waste generated in local construction works. Vai Hoi Ieong, the acting director of the Environmental Protection Bureau, told media that Guangdong’s Taishan city has reserved


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Int’l Infrastructure Investment & Construction Forum kicks off in Macau

The sixth International Infrastructure Investment and Construction Forum kicked off here Thursday in Macau. Over 1,000 representatives from more than 50 countries and regions attended the two-day forum, themed “Regional Economic Integration Spurs New Development of


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Macau: More protests over salaries and compensation

Mainland construction workers have again taken up protests outside the central government’s liaison office in Macau calling their salaries and compensation arrangements unjust. Around 200 workmen marched to the office from the construction sites of the


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Mainland workmen in Macau urged to accept ‘lawful compensation’

About a hundred construction workers who were dismissed from the Parisian Hotel’s construction site marched for two hours yesterday from the site to the Chinese Liaison Office, demanding higher compensation than the contractor had initially offered.


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Construction of Macau’s new public hospital could be delayed

Construction of Macau’s second public hospital could face  delays due to the initial design project being expanded,  According to the Health Bureau. A concrete schedule for the hospital’s construction works will only be disclosed after the


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Macau: Gov’t to reduce construction workers visa period

The government is set to tighten its control over migrant construction workers’ visas and reduce their visa period to a maximum one-month stay after their assigned public work is complete. The Secretary for Economy and Finance,


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