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  • Therefore, in many of the southern European countries, including Portugal and Italy, lawyers have traditionally been addressed as “doctor,” a practice, which was transferred to many countries in South America and Macau.Lawyer-Wikipedia
  • Hong Kong is on China's southern coast, 60 km east of Macau, on the east side of the mouth of the Pearl River estuary.Hong Kong-Wikipedia
  • It was first tested at the 2007 Asian Indoor Games in Macau and the first official tournaments were held at the 2009 Asian Youth Games and the 2010 Youth Olympics, both in Singapore.Basketball-Wikipedia
  • It was one of the last western colonial European powers to give up its overseas territories (among them Angola and Mozambique in 1975), turning over the administration of Macau to the People's Republic of China at the end of 1999.Portugal-Wikipedia
  • Portugal's last overseas and Asian colonial territory, Macau, was peacefully handed over to the People's Republic of China (PRC) on December 20, 1999, under the 1987 joint declaration that set the terms for Macau's handover from Portugal to the PRC.Portugal-Wikipedia
  • In 1594 they founded the first Roman-style academic institution in the East, St. Paul Jesuit College in Macau, China.Society of Jesus-Wikipedia
  • As Hong Kong and Macau are Special Administrative Region, they're allowed to exemption from ban of gambling on mainland China.Horse racing-Wikipedia
  • Portugal acquired a permanent lease for Macau in 1557.Hong Kong-Wikipedia
  • Hong Kong and Macau, while historically parts of Guangdong before becoming colonies of the United Kingdom and Portugal, respectively, are special administrative regions (SARs).Guangdong-Wikipedia
  • The Macau Standard Time (Hora Oficial de Macau ) is the time in Macau.Time in China-Wikipedia
  • It also has co-official language status in East Timor, Equatorial Guinea and Macau in China.Portuguese language-Wikipedia
  • In 1997 and 1999, Hong Kong and Macau were transferred to China from the United Kingdom and Portugal respectively and they were established as special administrative regions.Time in China-Wikipedia
  • Macau, on the southern coast of Guangdong, was the first European settlement in 1557.Guangdong-Wikipedia
  • In addition to Macau, which was then a Portuguese colony, Hong Kong was ceded to the British, and Kwang-Chou-Wan (modern day area of Zhanjiang) to the French.Guangdong-Wikipedia
  • The People's Republic of China is divided into 22 provinces, five autonomous regions (each with a designated minority group), and four municipalities—collectively referred to as "mainland China"—as well as the special administrative regions (SARs) of Hong Kong and Macau.China-Wikipedia
  • In Hong Kong and Macau, because of their colonial and linguistic history, the language used in education, the media, formal speech, and everyday life remains the local Cantonese, although the standard language has become very influential and is being taught in schools.Chinese language-Wikipedia
  • Macau maintains its own time authority after transfer of sovereignty in 1999.Time in China-Wikipedia
  • The traditional system, used in Hong Kong, Taiwan, Macau and Chinese speaking communities (except Singapore and Malaysia) outside mainland China, takes its form from standardized character forms dating back to the late Han dynasty.Chinese language-Wikipedia
  • The first bilateral agreement between China and Bhutan was signed in 1998 and Bhutan has also set up honorary consulates in the Special Administrative Regions of Hong Kong and Macau.Bhutan-Wikipedia
  • Hundreds of thousands of Chinese workers were brought in by Spanish settlers from Guangdong, Fujian, Hong Kong, and Macau via Manila, Philippines starting in the mid-19th century to replace or work alongside African slaves.Havana-Wikipedia
  • Japanese slaves were brought by the Portuguese to Macau, where some of them not only ended up being enslaved to Portuguese, but as slaves to other slaves, with the Portuguese owning Malay and African slaves, who in turn owned Japanese slaves of their own.Slavery-Wikipedia
  • Portugal, long a country of emigration (the vast majority of Brazilians have Portuguese ancestry), has now become a country of net immigration, and not just from the last Indian (Portuguese until 1961), African (Portuguese until 1975), and Far East Asian (Portuguese until 1999) overseas territories.Portugal-Wikipedia
  • Guangdong borders Fujian to the northeast, Jiangxi and Hunan to the north, Guangxi autonomous region to the west, and Hong Kong and Macau Special Administrative Regions to the south.Guangdong-Wikipedia
  • Cape Verdeans moved to places all over the world, from Macau to Haiti, and Argentina to northern Europe.Cape Verde-Wikipedia
  • These countries, plus Macau Special Administrative Region (People's Republic of China) where Portuguese is co-official with Cantonese, make up the Lusosphere, a term derived from the ancient Roman province of "Lusitania", which currently matches the Portuguese territory south of the Douro river.Portugal-Wikipedia
  • The two special administrative regions of Hong Kong and Macao fall within the scope of Guangdong cultural influence, and Guangdong culture still has profound influences on the Chinese in Singapore and Malaysia.Guangdong-Wikipedia
  • They were educated in Chinese language and culture at St. Paul's College on Macau after its founding in 1579.Ming dynasty-Wikipedia
  • Note that every province claimed by the People's Republic of China (except Hong Kong and Macau, the two special administrative regions, as well as the disputed Taiwan Province) has a Communist Party of China provincial committee, headed by a secretary.Provinces of China-Wikipedia
  • University of Macau is the only public university in Macau.Public university-Wikipedia
  • On the Pearl River about 120 km north-northwest of Hong Kong and 145 km north of Macau, Guangzhou has a history of over 2,200 years and was a major terminus of the maritime Silk Road, and continues to serve as a major port and transportation hub, as well as one of China's three largest cities.Guangzhou-Wikipedia

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