Browsing: Macau

Macau second highest for construction costs in Asia

Macau is the second most expensive Asian city to build in after Hong Kong, while Singapore ranks third, says the latest International Construction Costs 2016 index published by Arcadis, a global design and consultancy firm for


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HK-Zhuhai-Macau Bridge to blame for Zone A reclamation delay

 The city’s Infrastructure Development Office (GDI) said it would strive to push the completion for the delayed reclamation project for new urban Zone A, which has previously seen sand supply disrupted due to the immersed tube


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Macau: Tender for LRT depot in Q2 2016

The Secretary for Transport and Public Works, Raimundo do Rosário, told the media last Thursday that authorities expect to launch a new tender to continue the much delayed construction of the Light Rail Transit (LRT) depot


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Wynn Resorts Announces Revised Wynn Palace Opening Date

Wynn Resorts Ltd. said the opening of its newest casino in Macau will be postponed by three months, until June 25, 2016, because of construction delays. The general contractor, Leighton Holdings Ltd., notified Wynn that it couldn’t complete


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Construction wages for non Macau residents see significant increase

The average daily wage of non-resident construction workers increased by 8.5 percent to MOP661 (HK$641) in the last quarter due to a significant up tick in demand, according to data from the government. In particular there


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Taipa LRT engineering work to be completed by late 2016

The civil engineering work for the Taipa Light Rail Transit (LRT) project should be completed by the end of 2016 according to Secretary for Transport and Public Work, Raimundo do Rosário, although this does does not mean


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The Parisian Macao’s Iconic Eiffel Tower Tops Out

The magical allure of Paris edges closer to Macao as construction progresses on Sands China’s newest integrated resort (Macao, Oct. 15, 2015) – Complete with a fashion show featuring the elegant new team member uniforms for


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Uplift in construction sector boosts Macau economy

The main indicators of the construction sector registered a general increase in 2014, largely due to the construction of hotels and entertainment facilities, according to information from the Statistics and Census Service (DSEC). The statistical data


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Macau’s Pac On Ferry Terminal to open mid-2016

The Marine and Water Bureau revealed that Taipa’s Pac On Ferry Terminal expansion should be open to the public by mid-2016 after experiencing several delays and huge cost overruns The bureau’s director Susana Wong Soi Man


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DSSOPT receives 1,700 opinions on reclaimed area planning

The Land, Public Works and Transport Bureau received a total of 1,700 written opinions on the urban planning development scheme for newly reclaimed zones in the third phase of public consultation between June 30 and August


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