UM organises Guangdong-Hong Kong-Macau Greater Bay Area Forum on Regional Economy, Logistics and Tourism: Prospects and Opportunities

The Guangdong-Hong Kong-Macau Greater Bay Area Forum on Regional Economy, Logistics and Tourism: Prospects and Opportunities, co-organised by the University of Macau (UM) Asia Pacific Academy of Economics and Management (APAEM) and Faculty of Business Administration (FBA), was held at UM today (27 October). The forum attracted more than 100 experts and scholars, UM faculty [...]

2017-10-31T11:03:59+08:00October 31st, 2017|news|

University of Macau leadership program finding future gaming leaders

The University of Macau (UM) today (20 - 21 April) hosts the 4th Hospitality Leadership Program: Leading in Innovation, an initiative by the Asia-Pacific Academy of Economics and Management aimed at addressing the scarcity in leadership talent in fast growing organizations that face market uncertainty and instability.The two-day program welcomes 42 participants from five of [...]

2017-06-20T17:25:39+08:00April 20th, 2017|news|

UM experts speak at Kyushu Spring Seminar 2017 in Japan

In response to the growing interest in the development of integrated resorts in Japan, Prof Jacky So, director, and Prof Glenn McCartney, acting programme director of the University of Macau (UM) Asia-Pacific Academy of Economics and Management, gave talks at Kyushu Spring Seminar 2017 held in Kyushu, Japan. The event was organised by the Center [...]

2017-05-15T15:03:29+08:00February 27th, 2017|news|

FBA Dean Jacky So appointed BNU Chair Professor of Finance

Banco Nacional Ultramarino (BNU) has committed a donation of MOP 10.65 million to establish an endowment fund in the University of Macau Development Foundation (UMDF), with the aim of supporting both teaching and academic research of a chair professor in the Faculty of Business Administration (FBA) at the University of Macau (UM). In appreciation of [...]

2017-07-17T12:02:36+08:00February 2nd, 2017|news|

UM announces 2017 macroeconomic forecast for Macao

The University of Macau (UM) Department of Economics released its Macroeconomic Forecast for Macao 2017 today. Macao’s economy is beginning to recover. The growth of Macao’s real GDP turned positive, with a 4.0% year-on-year increase and MOP 86.7 billion recorded in the third quarter of 2016. It declined by 12.4% and 7.0% on a year-on-year [...]

2017-06-26T16:07:35+08:00January 20th, 2017|news|

UM organises ‘Mastering Cotai’

Five students from the University of Macau (UM) Faculty of Business Administration (FBA) presented their research thesis to more than 100 local industry executive leaders, educators, professionals and students, at Mastering Cotai, a seminar co-organised by the FBA and the Asia-Pacific Academy of Economics and Management (APAEM) of UM, and sponsored by Galaxy Entertainment [...]

2017-09-05T15:57:52+08:00December 9th, 2016|news|

UM holds hospitality leadership programme to increase competitiveness of senior executives

The University of Macau (UM) Asia-Pacific Academy of Economics and Management (APAEM) recently held the Third Hospitality Leadership Programme: Leading in Challenging Times. The training course covered five topics, namely the changing landscape of the hospitality industry, changing customer preferences in the hospitality industry, the effects of the changes in the Asian growth model, strategies [...]

2017-01-26T16:42:33+08:00December 1st, 2016|news|

UM and JNU partner to organize the first joint research workshop series

Collaborating with Jinan University, APAEM has conducted a research workshop series on 11 & 12 Nov. The title for the workshop is "Recent Advances in Economic and Fnance Research". Faculties from both institutes have presented their latest papers on the field of Finance and Business Economics.

2017-06-16T16:24:43+08:00November 11th, 2016|news|

APAEM conducts case writing workshop series no. 2 for faculty members

Mr. Jeroen van den Berg, Center Manager at Thompson Center for Business Case Studies, HKUST Business School, has invited to conduct a case writing workshop for the faculty on 27 April 2016 (Wednesday). About the instructor - Jeroen van den Berg Jeroen has been developing Asian business case studies for over a decade. From [...]

2017-06-16T16:13:45+08:00April 27th, 2016|news|

UM publishes book on legal and tax issues in the management of multinational companies

The University of Macau (UM) Publications Centre has published a book on legal and tax issues in the management of multinational companies. The book not only provides various tax solutions through 42 individual case studies, but also offers constructive suggestions on tax risk management for multinational companies. It is a good reference book for financial [...]

2017-05-15T15:22:51+08:00April 26th, 2016|news|