Venue & Hospitality

Macau, Hong Kong
Harbour Plaza Resort City 18 Tin Yan Road Tin Shui Wai New Territories Hong Kong

Conference Dates: September 18-19, 2017

Hotel Services & Amenities

  • Audio/Visual Equipment Rental.
  • Business Center.
  • Business Phone Service.
  • Complimentary Printing Service.
  • Express Mail.
  • Fax.
  • Meeting Rooms.
  • Office Rental.
  • Photo Copying Service.
  • Secretarial Service.
  • Telex.
  • Typewriter.
  • Video Conference.
  • Video Messaging.
  • Video Phone.
  • ATM.
  • Baggage Storage.

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Transportation

Harbour Plaza Resort City

18 Tin Yan Road Tin Shui Wai New Territories Hong Kong

 

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About City

Macau is bordered by the city of Zhuhai in China to the North and the Pearl River Estuary to the East and South.Macau is among the world's richest regions, and as of 2015 its GDP per capita by purchasing power parity is higher than that of any country in the world, according to the World Bank. It’s economy heavily dependent on tourism as well as manufacturing. Main attractions in the city are Ruins of St Paul, Senado Square, Venetian Macau, A Ma Temple, Macau Fisherman’s Wharf, Kun Iam Statue, Macau Tower, St Lawrence Church, Greyhound Racin.

According to The World Fact book, Macau has the fourth highest life expectancy in the world. Moreover, it is one of the regions in Asia with a "very high Human Development Index", ranking 18th in the world as of 2014. Macau participates in international organizations and events that do not require members to possess national sovereignty.

Culture:

The mixing of the Chinese and Portuguese cultures and religious traditions for more than four centuries has left Macau with an inimitable collection of holidays, festivals and events. The biggest event of the year is the Macau Grand Prix in November, when the main streets in Macau Peninsula are converted to a race track bearing similarities with the Monaco Grand Prix.

Cuisine:

Many unique dishes with spice blends that the wives of Portuguese sailors used in an attempt to replicate European dishes. Its ingredients and seasonings include those from Europe, South America, Africa, India, and Southeast Asia, as well as local Chinese ingredients. Famous dishes include minchi, capella, galinha à Portuguesa, Galina à Africana (African chicken), bacalhau, Macanese chili shrimps and stir-fry curry crab. Pork chop bun, ginger milk and Portuguese-style egg tart are also very popular in Macau.