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New Issue of Macao Higher Education Magazine – International Edition is Published

The new issue of the Macao Higher Education Magazine - International Edition has been published. Interested parties can obtain the magazines in specific government departments, public libraries, higher education institutions etc. or access the website of the Tertiary Education Services Office (GAES) to view or download the magazine.

The content of the Macao Higher Education Magazine – International Edition is comprehensive and diversified, comprising the discussion of relevant issues on higher education, overview of characteristic academic departments in local higher education institutions, sharing of students’ learning experiences, introduction of higher education students’ activities, information for further education, and the display of individual creations etc.

The Feature Discussion of this issue is “The Development of Chinese Medicine Industry in Macao – from Exploitation of Opportunities to Talent Cultivation”. Macao SAR Government has been taking a number of key measures to achieve its goals of moderate economic diversification. Through supporting the State Key Laboratories of Quality Research in Chinese Medicine and building the Guangdong-Macao Chinese Medicine Science and Technology Industrial Park, the Macao SAR Government expects to act as a point of interaction by promoting the Traditional Chinese Medicine (TCM) in the national development strategy of “One Belt and One Road”, and to give full play to its unique role as the trade and economic cooperation service platform between China and Portuguese-speaking countries. The Magazine interviews Ms Lu Hong, chairperson of the board of Guangdong-Macao Chinese Medicine Science and Technology Industrial Park Development Co. Ltd. in order to let the readers learn more about the development and the deployment of the Industrial Park. Higher Education Institutions of Macao are also invited to introduce the TCM courses and relevant research results. It is hoped that readers could have a more comprehensive understanding of the local TCM talent cultivation. In addition, Institute for Tourism Studies shares their talent cultivation experiences by making use of their educational hotel - Pousada de Mong-Há.

Magazine copies will be given out at GAES, Centre for Higher Education Students, Public Information Centre, Government Service Centre, public libraries, Macao’s higher education institutions, Plaza Cultural Macau, Starlight Bookstore etc. Interested parties can also browse the website of GAES (  http://www.gaes.gov.mo/big5/) to view or download the new or previous issues for both the Chinese and International Edition of the Macao Higher Education Magazine.