Macau – country #60? January 7th 2019 What makes a country?
Hong Kong and Macau are designated as special administrative regions of China, under the ‘One China, Two Systems’ policy.
Yet both require your passport to be checked and stamped when you enter. This applies to Hong Kongese and Macanese just as it does to foreigners.
So if you have your own immigration policy does that make you a country? Or maybe a territory? ... read more
Asia » Macau Colonized by the Portuguese in the 16th century, Macau was the first European settlement in the Far East. Pursuant to an agreement signed by China and Portugal on 13 April 1987, Macau became the Macau Special Administrative Region (SAR) of China on 2... ... read more
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