Author - Macao Institute for Tourism Studies

Right values rewarded

Integrated resort developer and operator Wynn Macau Ltd has introduced a new scholarship programme for IFT undergraduates, with effect from academic...

Portuguese for tourism staff

IFT’s Tourism and Hotel School has launched a series of Portuguese language courses designed for those working in the hospitality and tourism sectors...

Know your Chinese gambler

It is common knowledge that gamblers from Greater China – namely from Mainland China, Hong Kong and Chinese Taiwan – make up the lion’s share of the...

Interns relish the differences

IFT’s teaching hotel, the Pousada de Mong-Há, recently welcomed 2 special interns: Portuguese students Henrique Horta and Gonçalo Silva. The...

Step out of your comfort zone

Juggling the human resources case files of scores of expatriate workers is all in a day’s work for Ms. Kitty Sousa, Assistant Director of Relocation...

Forward thinking

The new IFT Taipa campus is swinging fully into action from academic year 2016/17. The site begins receiving classes in August but renovation work...

A window to UNWTO

‘Hola’, ‘sí’ and ‘buenos días’ – Spanish respectively for ‘hello’, ‘yes’ and ‘good morning’ – are some of the new words IFT alumna Ms. Mandy Ho has...

President’s Corner

Post-COVID-19 recovery: realising new opportunities

The COVID-19 pandemic presents an opportunity for communities to emerge with stronger, more resilient, and more equitable economies. It means that fresh entrants in higher education have a groundbreaking opportunity – like few others before them – to determine the direction, the narrative and the outcome of their studies. Read More

IFTM in the Press

Macao Daily News – 19 October

Jornal Seng Pou – 15 October

Exmoo – 12 October