List of companies of Macau

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Location of Macau

Macau is an autonomous territory on the western side of the Pearl River Delta in East Asia. Macau is bordered by the city of Zhuhai in Mainland China to the north and the Pearl River Estuary to the east and south. Hong Kong lies about 64 kilometres (40 mi) to its east across the Delta.[1] With a population of 650,900[2] living in an area of 30.5 km2 (11.8 sq mi), it is the most densely populated region in the world.

Macau is among the world's richest regions, and as of 2015 its GDP per capita by purchasing power parity is higher than that of any country in the world, according to the World Bank.[3] It became the world's largest gambling centre in 2006,[4] with the economy heavily dependent on gambling and tourism, as well as manufacturing. According to The World Factbook, Macau has the fourth highest life expectancy in the world.[5] Moreover, it is one of the regions in Asia with a "very high Human Development Index", ranking 18th in the world as of 2014.[6]

Notable firms[edit]

This list includes notable companies with primary headquarters located in the country. The industry and sector follow the Industry Classification Benchmark taxonomy. Organizations which have ceased operations are included and noted as defunct.

     Active firms
     State-owned firms
     Defunct firms

Name Industry Sector Headquarters Founded Notes
Air Macau Consumer services Travel & leisure airline
Banco Delta Asia Financials Banks bank
Companhia de Electricidade de Macau (CEM) Utilities Electricity power
China Construction Bank (Macau) Financials Banks
Ignite Media Group Consumer services Media marketing publications
Industrial and Commercial Bank of China (Macau) Financials Banks
Jet Asia Consumer services Travel & leisure airline
Macau Chinese Bank Financials Banks
Macau Jockey Club Consumer services Travel & leisure horse racing
Macau.com Consumer services Travel & leisure travel marketing
Metis TransPacific Airlines Consumer services Travel & leisure defunct airline
OCBC Wing Hang Bank Financials Banks
O'Che 1867 Consumer services Retail jewelry
Sands Macao Consumer services Travel & leisure casino
Shun Tak Holdings Financials Banks
Sky Shuttle Helicopters Consumer services Travel & leisure airline
Sociedade de Turismo e Diversões de Macau Consumer services Travel & leisure gambling
Transmac Industrials Industrial transportation
Transportas Companhia de Macau Industrials Industrial transportation
Viva Macau Consumer services Travel & leisure defunct airline
Zotac Technology Computer hardware computer hardware

See also[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Macau Yearbook 2007, 475.
  2. ^ "Preliminary Results of 2016 Population By-Census". Statistics and Census Service. Macao SAR Government. 23 December 2016. Retrieved 13 January 2017. 
  3. ^ ""GDP per capita, PPP (current international $)", World Development Indicators database". Retrieved 15 September 2014. 
  4. ^ Barboza, David (23 January 2007). "Macao Surpasses Las Vegas as Gambling Center". The New York Times. 
  5. ^ "Life expectancy at birth". CIA. Retrieved 12 March 2013. 
  6. ^ Macau in Figures, 2016