China wants to turn Macau from a casino den into a tech base for the Greater Bay Area

//China wants to turn Macau from a casino den into a tech base for the Greater Bay Area

China wants to turn Macau from a casino den into a tech base for the Greater Bay Area

China is forging a new identity for Macau, the world’s largest casino den, as a regional technology hub, according to Chinese technology industry executives and officials.As the former Portuguese colony grapples with Covid-19 and Beijing’s harsh stance on gambling, the Venetian Macao Convention and Exhibition Centre this week hosted a big technology-themed trade fair, with hundreds of mainland tech investors and executives crossing the border to discuss their visions for the city.The event…

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By | 2021-12-03T14:00:30+00:00 December 3rd, 2021|Technology|Comments Off on China wants to turn Macau from a casino den into a tech base for the Greater Bay Area