Macau marks decade since handover | News | Al Jazeera

Macau marks decade since handover

Booming gambling enclave marks 10 years since return to Chinese rule.

    The Chinese territory of Macau is marking 10 years since the handover from colonial Portuguese rule.

    In the past decade Macao has invested heavily in building up its gambling industry, becoming the world's biggest gaming centre - outstripping even Las Vegas.

    But as Al Jazeera's Melissa Chan reports, many residents feel Macau needs to diversity its economy.

    SOURCE: Al Jazeera


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