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Govt to tighten grip on non-resident workforce

The Macau government has pledged to more closely control the size of the non-resident workforce. Chui Sai On, chief executive, told the Legislative Assembly on...

Gaming academic secures seat in Legislative Assembly

Professor Davis Ka Chio Fong has been selected as one of the seven lawmakers appointed by chief executive Chui Sai On for the Sixth...

Changes in gaming influence in new Macau Legislative Assembly

With Typhoon Hato moving into the rearview mirror, the city’s Legislative Assembly elections – held last Sunday - have yielded some surprising results. The democratic...

Casino policy to be brought up in assembly session

The state government is set to come up with a casino policy in the upcoming monsoon session of the Goa legislative assembly, which begins...

Legislative Assembly passes smoking lounge bill

Macau’s Legislative Assembly has passed a bill making it mandatory for casinos to upgrade or set up smoking lounges on their casino floors, Macau...

Macau smoking bill to be nailed by August 2017

The Committee behind Macau’s proposed universal smoking ban has promised that a final decision on the ban would be made by the end of...

Leong reiterates support for gaming workers ban

Legislator and SJM Holdings executive director Angela Leong has reiterated her support for a ban on gaming sector workers, and is keen to see...

Japan gets another chance to push casinos

A Japanese parliamentary committee is due to meet in Tokyo this Friday to set out the legislative agenda for the extraordinary Diet session that...

Smoking ban discussions to restart in October

Macau’s legislators are set to resume discussions on the smoking ban in late October, local media reports. The Legislative Assembly working committee, which is tasked...

No change in table cap policy, Lionel Leong says

Macau Secretary of Economy and Finance, Lionel Leong addressed the Legislative Assembly on Thursday, Nov. 26th as part of a five-hour Q&A session, during...

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