Macau , also spelled Macao , is one of the two special administrative regions of the People's Republic of China, the other being Hong Kong. Macau lies on the western side of the Pearl River Delta across from Hong-Kong which is to the east, bordering Guangdong province to the north and facing the South China Sea to the east and south. The territory's economy is heavily dependent on gambling and tourism, but also includes manufacturing. Macau is a former Portuguese colony, and is both the first and last European colony in China. Portuguese traders first settled in Macau in the 16th century and...
|Official language:||Portuguese Language, Chinese language|
|Area:||11.4 sq. mi.|
|Also known as:||Macao, Macao Special Administrative Region of the People's Republic of China, Khu hành chính đặc biệt Ma Cao của Cộng hòa Nhân dân Trung Hoa|