Macao handover

Macau has done well since its handover to mainland China in 1999. (Jason Lee/REUTERS)

Taking a long hard look at Macau's stellar performance

Since its return to mainland China in 1999, Macau has seen rapid progress and growth. But despite the impressive figures, issues with governance and bread-and-butter issues such as housing remain. On the 20th anniversary of Macau’s return to China, Zaobao reporter Tai Hing Shing looks at the challenges facing the Macau SAR government.