University of Macau, Faculty of Business Administration

Press Release by Academic Staff

>Press Release by Academic Staff

Jie Wu: Macao can break its bottleneck by assimilating into Guangdong, Hong Kong and Macao Bay Area

News Source: Macao Daily   Jie Wu, Associate Professor of University of Macau, suggested that Macau should precisely position itself in the Bay Area development, integrate, even arbitrage resources in the Area, and intensify the fusion between Macau and Hengqin FTA (Free Trade Zone). Precisely Position Macau in the Bay [...]

2017-11-22T17:17:16+08:00November 21st, 2017|

UM Members’ Entrepreneurial Dreams

Source: MyUM   Universities around the world are supporting their students and alumni to start their own businesses, creating many success stories such as Google and Yahoo. Indeed, for college graduates, starting a business has become a popular third choice besides finding a job and pursuing further studies. Many alumni [...]

2017-09-22T10:45:00+08:00April 26th, 2017|

Rose Lai: “Increasing the loan-to-value ratio for first time homebuyer”

Source: Macao Daily FBA Associate Dean Rose Lai expresses hope that the SAR government will increase the loan-to-value ratio for residential properties in its guidelines on residential mortgage lending so that young people can afford to buy a home.   For details, please refer to Chinese version.

2017-05-23T10:50:12+08:00August 15th, 2016|

Study claims residents irritated by tourists

Source: Macau Business Daily   João Santos Filipe | 24/08/2015 Two researchers from the University of Macau say the negative sentiment among the population towards tourism may end up hurting the main driver of the economy Macau residents are increasingly feeling, and expressing, negative sentiments towards tourism and ultimately the sector [...]

2017-09-22T10:49:44+08:00August 24th, 2015|

Turismo perde a simpatia da população em Macau

Source: ponto final   Estudo mostra que os problemas de trânsito, a superpopulação e o aumento do custo de vida são o lado mau da forma como a cidade tem administrado a sua economia – há cada vez mais queixas dos habitantes. Rodrigo de Matos Os cidadãos de Macau [...]

2015-08-31T14:15:32+08:00August 21st, 2015|

Study hints Macau locals tired of tourist crowds

Source: GGR Asia One of the authors of a newly published study on Macau residents’ views on the city’s casino and tourism development says it is “worrying and disappointing” that – during the study period – respondents were “increasingly feeling and expressing negative sentiment towards tourism”. ‘House of Cards – An analysis of [...]

2017-09-22T10:49:53+08:00August 21st, 2015|

Macau casino industry lacks sustainable development says academic

Source: Asia Gaming Brief There is an imbalance, limited consensus and lack of sustainable development within Macau’s tourism and casino industry, an academic from Macau University wrote in an analysis published this month. Glenn McCartney, assistant professor in gaming at the University of Macau, whose findings have been published in [...]

2017-09-22T10:50:09+08:00July 8th, 2015|

Effect of Macau’s visa rule change won’t solve gaming sector’s problems

Sourse: South China Morning Post HONG KONG Macau increases stay for mainland passport holders to seven days, but observers doubt this will have much impact on the problems affecting the city's casinos Macau's move last week to increase the maximum stay for holders of Chinese passports and transit visas from [...]

2017-09-22T10:50:12+08:00July 5th, 2015|