macao macao  /mə ˈkaʊ/

Definition(s):

  • (n) a former Portuguese province on the south coast of China and two islands in the South China Sea; reverted to China in 1999

News

  1. Boxer "El Metodico" Melindo to Defend His Undefeated Record at Venetian Macao

    "Pac-Man" Pacquiao to observe all the action from ringside Tickets and special hotel package for Fists of Gold II on sale now MACAO, June 25, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- WBO International flyweight ...
    on June 24, 2013     Source: PR Newswire via Yahoo! Finance

  2. Animated Family Fun in Macao

    If you see Shrek wandering a resort in Macao, the Las Vegas of Asia, don't be surprised.
    on June 22, 2013     Source: New York Times

  3. In Transit Blog: Animated Family Fun in Macao

    If you see Shrek wandering a resort in Macao, the Las Vegas of Asia, don’t be surprised.        
    on June 21, 2013     Source: New York Times

Quotes

  1. "We will adhere to the policies of one country, two systems, of Hong Kong people governing Hong Kong, and Macao people governing Macao with a high degree of autonomy," Hu said, adding the government will firmly safeguard the long-term prosperity...
    on Jan 1, 2007 By: Hu Jintao Source: Xinhua

  2. Ambrose Cheung, co-chief executive officer of Macao Studio City, said, "The Marriott hotel will be a key member of Macao Studio City. It complements our vision of having only world-class operators to provide truly unique and memorable experiences...
    on Jun 1, 2007 By: St Ambrose Source: Earthtimes.org

  3. "We're grateful for the deep love and concern by all Chinese people, the Hong Kong, Macao and Taiwan compatriots," Nie said.
    on Oct 16, 2005 By: Nie Haisheng Source: FOXNews

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