The Cultural Affairs Bureau (IC, from the Portuguese acronym), in cooperation with CAM - Macau International Airport Company Limited, will deploy a sales platform for Macao’s cultural and creative products at the Macau International Airport—“Macau Good Shop”—in order to expand sales channels for the local cultural and creative industries. IC is now calling for proposals from 27 August to 17 September, during which a briefing session will be held. The selection of proposals will be made by the adjudicating panel based on comprehensive criteria. The selected candidates will be stationed at the “Macao Good Shop” at the Macau International Airport to coordinate the sale of original local creative and cultural products for a period of three years.
The “Macao Good Shop—Macao Cultural and Creative Products Store” will be located in the restricted area of the departures level of the Macau International Airport, selling original local cultural and creative products, as well as IC’s publications, and promoting local cultural and creative products to more tourists and the general public, so as to enhance popularity and market competitiveness of Macao’s cultural and creative brands, and to promote the sustainable development of Macao’s cultural and creative industries.
Applicants for the proposal of operation of the “Macao Good Shop—Macao Cultural and Creative Products Store” at the Macau International Airport must comply with the relevant terms and conditions stipulated in the application regulation. The adjudicating panel, composed of professionals and representatives of the Government and CAM, will select the applications based on the following criteria: feasibility, integrity, creativity and contribution to the promotion of Macao’s cultural and creative industries, degree of industrialization, diversity, originality and artistic and cultural content of the products, as well as the managing experience of the operators.
IC will host a briefing session on the call for proposals shortly. In addition, representatives of CAM will also introduce the V-Mall’s sales platform at the Macau International Airport Virtual Terminal. Interested parties may register before 3 September through tel. no. 8399 6296 or 8399 6276 during office hours. The date, time and programme of the briefing session will be announced later.
For more information on the proposal of operation of the “Macao Good Shop—Macao Cultural and Creative Products Store” and application regulations, please visit IC’s website (www.icm.gov.mo). Applicants may submit the required documents at the Cultural Affairs Bureau Building, located at Tap Siac Square, Macao, during office hours in the designated period of time. For enquiries, please contact Ms. Lau or Ms. Wong, staff members of IC, through tel. no. 8399 6296 or 8399 6255 during office hours.