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  1. Greyhounds compete during a race at the Yat Yuen Canidrome in Macau

    As Macau's greyhound track shutters, fears over dogs' fate

    In a dingy neighbourhood far from the sparkling casinos that have proliferated across Macau in recent years, six greyhounds raced around a ...
  2. FILE PHOTO - A visitor walks inside Macau Tower overlooking a general view of Macau peninsula

    Macau clamps down on use of UnionPay cards to dodge currency controls

    Authorities in Macau, the world's biggest gambling hub, have told financial institutions to tackle the illegal use of UnionPay cards to evade ...
  3. FILE PHOTO:  WeChat mascots are displayed inside Tencent office at TIT Creativity Industry Zone in

    Tencent eyes WeChat to banish travel papers for trips between Hong Kong and China

    Tencent Holdings is working with China's authorities for its popular WeChat app to replace travel documents on border crossings between Hong Kong ...
  4. Suspended lawmaker Sulu Sou poses on a street in Macau

    Macau court orders US$5,000 fine but no jail time for casino hub's youngest lawmaker

    A Macau court on Tuesday levied a fine of US$5,000 on the territory's youngest lawmaker, but no jail time, at the conclusion of a trial viewed as ...
  5. FILE PHOTO: Macau billionaire real estate developer Ng Lap Seng, accused of bribing former U.N. Gen

    Macau billionaire gets four years' prison for bribing UN officials

    Billionaire Macau real estate developer Ng Lap Seng was sentenced to four years in prison on Friday after being found guilty last July of bribing ...
  6. Monetary signs are seen at a currency exchange in Hong Kong

    Hong Kong group aims to curb money laundering around Asia

    A Hong Kong based NGO backed by regulators, former central bankers and government officials on Wednesday announced an alliance to fight money ...
  7. FILE PHOTO: A U.S. flag is seen during a welcoming ceremony in Beijing

    US condemns China for 'Orwellian nonsense' over airline websites

    The White House on Saturday harshly criticized China's efforts to require foreign airlines to change how they refer to Taiwan, Hong Kong and ...
  8. Man rides an escalator past Nintendo Co advertisements at an electronics retail store in Tokyo

    Nintendo teams up with Cygames to boost smartphone gaming

    Japanese video game maker Nintendo Co said on Friday it has teamed up with Tokyo-based online games developer Cygames Inc, aiming to step up the ...
  9. Stanley Ho

    Macau casino magnate Stanley Ho to retire

  10. FILE PHOTO: Traditional boats line up the shore in a secluded beach on the island of Boracay, centr

    Philippines approves 6-month closure of Boracay tourist island from April

    Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte ordered the shutdown to start Apr 26, his spokesman Harry Roque said late Wednesday (Apr 4) on Twitter, ...