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Macau: Special administrative region of China
Macau, also spelled Macao, and officially the Macao Special Administrative Region of the People's Republic of China, is a city and special administrative region of China in the western Pearl River Delta by the South China Sea. With a population of 667,400 and an area of 32.9 km2 (12.7 sq mi), it is the most densely populated region in the world.

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Great Wall of China re-opens, a symbolic win over virus [Video]

Great Wall of China re-opens, a symbolic win over virus

Part of China's iconic Great Wall has re-opened, and travel restrictions are starting to lift in Wuhan province. But as the country recovers, it fears a second wave of infections from abroad. Gloria..

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Almost all bets are off: Casino capitals Macau, Las Vegas slammed by virus

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Shares The vast, glitzy gaming halls of Macau are open, but thousands of baccarat tables are empty. The world's biggest gambling hub has barred entry to most travellers and hotels are being used to..
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Macau sets new coronavirus curbs for China, Hong Kong visitors

The world's biggest gambling hub of Macau will ban entry from Wednesday for visitors from mainland China, neighbouring Hong Kong and Taiwan who have travelled overseas in the previous 14 days, as it..
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Macau announces new restrictions on HK, China visitors

Macau's leader Ho Iat Seng said on Tuesday that visitors from the Chinese mainland, neighbouring Hong Kong and Taiwan who have travelled overseas in the past 14 days will be banned from entering the..
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Only masked punters: Macau casinos reopen after coronavirus suspension

Casinos in Macau, the world's biggest gambling hub, reopen on Thursday after being closed for two weeks because of the coronavirus epidemic, but all punters and croupiers will have to wear a mask at..
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Philippine workers allowed to travel to Hong Kong, Macau amid virus fear

The Philippines on Tuesday allowed Filipino workers to travel to Hong Kong and Macau, relaxing the travel ban it imposed on China and its special administrative regions to control the spread of the..
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Philippines to lift Taiwan travel ban imposed over coronavirus

The Philippines has lifted a travel ban that was imposed on visitors from Taiwan in a bid to control the spread of the coronavirus, and will evaluate other restrictions including those on Macau,..
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Taiwan to bar entry of many Hong Kong, Macau residents to halt virus

Taiwan expanded its restrictions on visitors from Hong Kong and Macau on Monday to freeze the entry of many residents from the two Chinese-run cities to help control the spread of the new coronavirus.
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Royal Caribbean bans China, Hong Kong, Macau passport holders from ships on coronavirus fears

Royal Caribbean Cruises Ltd said on Friday it would ban guests holding China, Hong Kong or Macau passports from boarding its ships amid concerns over the coronavirus outbreak.
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Prada says has temporarily shut some stores in mainland China, Macau

Italian luxury group Prada has decided to temporarily close some of its stores in mainland China and Macau due to the coronavirus outbreak, it said on Thursday.
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Taiwan to suspend most visa applications from Hong Kong, Macau

Taiwan's government said on Thursday it would suspend most visa applications from Hong Kong and Macau starting from Friday, as part of efforts to control the spread of the new coronavirus.
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China virus claims second life off mainland, Macau casinos told to close

The coronavirus outbreak claimed its first life in Hong Kong on Tuesday, compounding the international financial centre's problems after anti-government protests, and Macau, the world's biggest..
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Hong Kong records first virus death, Macau shuts casinos

Hong Kong reported its first death from the newly identified coronavirus on Tuesday, the second outside mainland China from an outbreak that has killed more than 420 people, spread around the world and..
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Macau to suspend casino operations for two weeks to curb spread of virus

Macau, the world's biggest gambling hub, said on Tuesday it had asked all casino operators to suspend operations for two weeks to help curb the spread of the new coronavirus.
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Vietnam airlines resume flights to Taiwan, Hong Kong and Macau after government lifts bans

Vietnam Airlines and Vietjet Air will resume flights to Hong Kong, Taiwan and Macau from Sunday, the companies said, after the Hanoi government eased restrictions over virus concerns.
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Macau casino revenue drops 11.3 percent in January as coronavirus worries mount

Gambling revenue in the Chinese territory of Macau dropped 11.3 percent in January year-on-year, with the world's biggest casino hub a near ghost town after authorities announced a raft of measures to..
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Coronavirus test negative for passenger aboard Italian cruise ship

A test carried out on Thursday on a passenger from Macau aboard a cruise ship in Italy proved she did not have the new coronavirus, an Italian health ministry spokesman said.
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Passenger aboard blocked Italian cruise liner did not have coronavirus: health ministry

Tests on a passenger from Macau aboard a cruise liner blocked in an Italian port confirmed on Thursday she did not have coronavirus, an Italian health ministry spokesman said.
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Thousands kept onboard Italian cruise ship as passenger tested for coronavirus

Thousands of people were prevented from leaving a cruise ship in Italy on Thursday while tests for the new coronavirus were carried out on a passenger from Macau, a spokesman for the cruise company..
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China virus turns Macau into gambling ghost town

The Chinese territory of Macau has become a near-ghost town during what is typically the busiest time of year in the world's biggest casino hub, after authorities announced a raft of measures to keep..
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Macau to deny entry to visitors from Hubei unless they can show they are virus-free

Macau said on Monday it will deny entry to visitors from China's Hubei province or those who visited the province 14 days prior to arrival unless they can provide documentation showing they are not..
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Casino group connected to Crown deal embroiled in bribery probe

A Macau casino operator that James Packer has tried to sell half his stake in Crown Casino to has become embroiled in a political bribery investigation in Japan.
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IHG to waive fees for China hotel stay cancellations amid viral outbreak

InternContinental Hotels Group will allow customers to change or cancel stays scheduled up to Feb. 3 across mainland China, Hong Kong, Macau and Taiwan at no additional cost, the company said on its..
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Macau confirms first Wuhan virus case, tightens screening in casinos

The Chinese-ruled gambling hub of Macau confirmed on Wednesday its first case of pneumonia linked to an outbreak of a newly identified coronavirus and tightened temperature screening measures in..
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Macau confirms first case of pneumonia caused by Wuhan coronavirus

The Chinese-ruled gambling hub of Macau confirmed on Wednesday its first case of pneumonia linked to an outbreak of a newly identified coronavirus strain in the central Chinese city of Wuhan, China's..
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Macau confirms first new coronavirus case: Xinhua

Macau confirmed on Wednesday its first case of pneumonia linked to an outbreak of a new coronavirus strain in the central mainland China city of Wuhan, China's state news agency Xinhua said.
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China will not let foreign forces interfere in Hong Kong, Macau: Xi

President Xi Jinping said on Friday China would never allow foreign forces to interfere in its special regions, including Hong Kong, as he swore in a new pro-Beijing government for the gambling hub of..
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China’s Xi Jinping lauds pliant gaming hub Macau, without mentioning gambling

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Macau — Macau celebrated 20 years since the former Portuguese colony was returned to China, on Friday, with President Xi Jinping praising the pliant gambling hub for its patriotism — a stark..
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