The Former Portuguese Colony Has Become The Las Vegas Of Asia After It Was Bought By China In 1999
Macau Closes Casinos Following Covid Surge
The second Special Administrative Region of China, Macau, has issued a lockdown and closed all the region's casinos after a new surge in Covid-19 was detected in the area.
Hong Kong, Macau was a former colony of a European Empire that was
given to China in the 1990s.
European Empire was Portugal and it was bought by the Chinese
government in 1999.
the handover of Macau it has become the Las Vegas of Asia, with
casinos on every street and their lights creating a scenic nighttime
view of the region.
city has recorded over 2,000 infections since Mid-June, which caused
the local government to shut down businesses and order civilians to
stay at home.
Government Information Bureau has issued a notice saying: “All
businesses are required to suspend operations unless deemed
essential, and all citizens are ordered to quarantine in their homes
until further notice”.