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“Style‧Encounter Moment” Fashion Parade showcases local fashion designers’ works at Macao Fashion Festival
Organized by the Cultural Affairs Bureau of Macao (IC) and co-organized by the Macau Productivity and Technology Transfer Center (CPTTM), “Style‧Encounter Moment” – The 5th Fashion Parade of Subsidy Programme for Fashion Design on Sample Making, will be held on Saturday, 20 October, at 2:30pm, at the MacaoFashion Festival (MFF) 2018,in the Florence ballroom of The Venetian Macao. Admission is free and the public is invited to enjoy local fashion designs and understand the development of local fashion industry.
The Chief Executive, Mr Chui Sai On, meets with representatives of the Women’s General Association of Macau to garner their opinions and suggestions in preparation for the 2019 Policy Address.
The Chief Executive, Mr Chui Sai On, meets with representatives of the General Union of Neighbourhood Associations of Macao to garner their opinions and suggestions in preparation for the 2019 Policy Address.
The Secretary for Transport and Public Works, Mr Raimundo do Rosário, attends a plenary meeting of the Legislative Assembly, which holds a discussion and a vote on a bill of the Law of the Light Rail Transport System.
The Secretary for Administration and Justice, Ms Chan Hoi Fan, attends a plenary meeting of the Legislative Assembly which holds a discussion and a vote on a bill regarding the non-observance of laws and decree-laws promulgated between 1988 and 1999 as well as a draft bill on adjusting the minimum salary scale point at the pension system for civil service.
Guo Yazhi’s masterpieces to be premiered at 32nd Macao International Music Festival’s concert Nostalgic Lane
The 32nd Macao International Music Festival (MIMF), organized by the Cultural Affairs Bureau (IC), will present the Chinese music concert Nostalgic Lane on 19 October (Friday), at 8pm, at the Macao Cultural Centre Grand Auditorium. Chinese suona legend Guo Yazhi will premiere his masterpieces in Macao and lead the audience to appreciate this instrument and Chinese music from a whole new perspective. A number of extraordinary shows continue to be staged this week, which are not to be missed.
The Institute for Tourism Studies (IFT) hosted “Motions of Brush and Ink - Calligraphy Exhibition of Ho Lai Sim and her students” in the exhibition area of Team Building from 16 October to 31 January 2019. This exhibition is the very first calligraphy exhibition with pieces of works from both the mentor and the students. The altogether 30 pieces of works being exhibited include regular script, clerical script, running script and cursive script. It is hoped that through the exhibition, the cultural life of students can be enriched, and students' enthusiasm for calligraphy will be enhanced too.
The 23rd MIF and 2018 PLPEX Kicks off in October Taking advantage of the Macao platform to explore business opportunities at home and abroad
The “23rd Macao International Trade and Investment Fair (23rd MIF)” and the “2018 Portuguese-speaking Countries Products and Services Exhibition (Macau)” (2018 PLPEX) will be held concurrently on 18 to 20 October at the Venetian Macao. This year, the two exhibitions build themselves on the foundations of the past editions while breaking out of the box, helping enterprises integrate themselves into the “Belt and Road” development and to seize the opportunities arising from the Guangdong-Hong Kong-Macao Greater Bay Area and bring in more business opportunities by taking advantage of the Macao’s role as a platform between China and Portuguese-speaking countries (PSC).
The Portuguese art group Andante recently gave a performance at the University of Macau (UM). The event was hosted by the Chinese-Portuguese Bilingual Teaching and Training Center of UM’s Department of Portuguese, with support from Casa de Portugal in Macao.