The Macao University of Tourism (UTM) encourages research activities, for students, faculty and staff.  This is because, through research activities, we can provide more information to the Macao community, generate new policies, address problems and consider future actions. Individuals involved in the research process benefit through the acquisition of valuable problem-solving, analytical and critical thinking skills, and UTM is committed to adhering to the highest standards of guiding principles to ensure the highest levels of professional conduct and integrity.