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The results of the Global Vote of “Macao New Eight Scenic Spots” hosted by Chinese Cultural Exchange Association (CCEA) was announced, they are: Penha Hill, Two Lakes and One Tower, Senado Square, Long Chao Kok, Coloane Fishing Village, Travessa da Paixão, Rua da Felicidade and Hong Kong-Zhuhai-Macao Bridge. Final Prizes Lucky Draw has been taken place for 23 prizes included the Gold, Silver, Bronze and Lucky Prizes. The prize giving ceremony will be held in late October this year.
Deputy Director of Liaison Office of the Central People's Government in the Macao SAR Sun Da, President of the “Macao New Eight Scenic Spots” Organizing Committee and Chinese Cultural Exchange Association Lei Pui Lam, vice president of the Organizing Committee and director of the CCEA Chui Sai Peng attended the press conference. The conference summarized the process of the voting activity, announced and explain the results. The list of Nomenclature Committee and series of activities and promotion arrangements after “Macao New Eight Scenic Spots” selected have been introduced.
The global vote has been started since 15th January 2019 for 54 days. Through online global vote, the activity converges both social forces and wisdom, friends from all over the world, especially Macao residents, can directly participate in the selecting of “Macao New Eight Scenic Spots”.
The activity is supported by the Secretariat for Social Affairs and Culture of the Macao SAR Government and its various departments, including Macao Government Tourism Office and Cultural Affairs Bureau; together with the Taiwan Affairs Department of the Liaison Office of the Central People’s Government in the Macao SAR, Macao Foundation, Macao Post and Telecommunications Bureau and media, as well as the sponsorship of local Macao companies. Chui Sai Peng summarized the activity with “breakthrough”, “innovation” and “continuing” . The activity is promoted through channels of online, offline, traditional and new media, to attract public attention. Countable online impression exposures have been over 21.3 million, excluded traditional advertising coverage, new media feeds and sharing by persons. To increaes the credibility of the voting activity, voters needed to go through verification process by email, facebook or mobile sms. The results from the global vote reflects the real voters’ choices and their seriousity on the vote. Throughout the activity, it has been promoting the image of Macao as a cultural city and attracting the awareness and understanding from the public. Some people are triggered and have visited the 20 candidate spots to discover more stories and contents of them.
Sun Da, Lei Pui Lam and Chui Sai Peng have announced the results of the Global Vote for Macau New Eight Scenic Spots. The votes have been audited by Baker Tilly Macao Certified Public Accountants, the total votes are 33,672 while 30,290 are valid. Votes from Macao residents and non-Macao residents will be calculated on a 6:4 bases. The top Eight Scenic Spots with the highest marks become the Macao New Eight Scenic Spots. Lei Pui Lam stated that this is a global voting activity with wide promotion, high concentration, high preciseness, high voting amount and high effectiveness. Telling from the results, the choices of Macao residents and non-Macao residents are mainly aligned, only a few has much different. For the top eight spots, they are mostly humanity, historical and natural based. Some new tourist spots are on the final list too. The Macao New Eight Scenic Spots represents Macao spirits and the development of the urban city with the mix of old and new, west and east.
Lei Pui Lam announced the member list of “Macao New Eight Scenic Spots” Nomenclature Committee. Experts of the committee include: Founding President of CCEA Tse Chi Wai as President, with Founding President of General Association of Chinese Students of Macau Sin Wai Hang, Chairman of Chinese Literature Association of Macau Wu Pui Chou, Consultant of Macau University of Science and Technology Ching Cheung Fai and Emeritus Professor of Faculty of Arts and Humanities, University of Macau Tang Keng Pan as committee members. The committee would start the naming procedure of the new eight spots.
The promotion of the “Macao New Eight Scenic Spots” will keep going, and will work with media of Mainland China, Taiwan and Macao, etc. Series activities would be kicked off, including: Macao Post and Telecommunications Bureau will design and launch stamps in the theme of “Macao New Eight Scenic Spots”. CCEA will join hands and share wisdom with the Macao culture and creativity community to create a series of products in the name of “Macao New Eight Scenic Spots” and photography competition open for global will be started in May. Through series of promotional work, CCEA hopes to work with different industries and organizations to promote the “Macao New Eight Scenic Spots” to all over the world and facilitate diversified development of culture and tourism of Macao. Together with the residents of Macao, let’s tell good Macao stories together and celebrate Macao SAR on its establishment for 20 years with various actions and it helps Macao to develop into a worldwide tourism and leisure center.
On the conference, representative from the supporting organizations and sponsors have drawn for 23 Final Prizes with total value over MOP200,000. Voters whose picks are identical to the final results of “Macao New Eight Scenic Spots” and those with 7 spots identical to the results are entitled to participate in the Final Prizes Lucky Draw. The list of winners will be announced on the official website of the Macao New Eight Scenic Spots; in the meantime, all winners will be contacted by CCEA.
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