Macau is a Special Administrative Region (SAR) of the People's Republic of
China. Macau became a colony of the Portuguese empire in 1557. It was lent to ...
May 24, 2016 ... Official name: Aomen Tebie Xingzhengqu (Chinese); Região Administrativa
Especial de Macau (Portuguese) (Macau Special Administrative ...
Orientation. Identification. Macau is a city in southern China's Guangdong
province, and was until 20 December 1999 an overseas Portuguese territory,
A Brief History. Fishermen from Fujian and farmers from Guangdong were the first
known settlers in Macao, when it was known as Ou Mun, or "trading gate", ...
Macau timeline covering an arranged chronological timetable of key events
within a particular historical period - by worldatlas.com.
Sep 27, 2015 ... Provides an overview of Macau, including key events and facts. ... Macau has
capitalised on its long history as a gambling centre, drawing ...
Information on Macao — geography, history, politics, government, economy,
population statistics, culture, religion, languages, largest cities.
Macau or Macao (Chinese Aomen), territory of China, once administered by
Portugal, on the southeastern coast of China, west of Hong Kong. Portuguese ...
Macau history page offering brief information on history of Macau including
timeline and culture.
The history of Macau is traced back to the Qin Dynasty (221–206 BC), when the
region now called Macau came under the jurisdiction of Panyu county, in Nanhai