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Oct 28, 2018

The 2018 Sichuan International Cultural Tourism Festival and Jiangyou "One Belt, One Road" Li Bai Culture Festival held in Jiangyou, Sichuan province

MIANYANG, China, Oct. 29, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- Qinglian International Poetry Town, Jiangyou, Mianyang, Sichuan province, hosted the 2018 Sichuan International...

Aug 26, 2018

Aug 24, 2018 (China Knowledge) - The movie, ‘Crazy Rich Asians’ has become a hit at most theaters in the U.S. On track for a solid debut, it posted USD 34 million in its first five days of release. It was reportedly to cost USD 30 million in production.

Currently it has replaced ‘The Meg’ as the new number...

Aug 26, 2018

Singapore Prime Minister Lee Hsien Loong in his speech at the republic’s National Day Rally on August 19 said that the city state will be nominating its rich hawker culture for UNESCO’s Representative List of the Intangible Cultural Heritage of Humanity.

He said Singapore’s hawker centers were its “community...

Aug 10, 2018

SHANGHAI, Aug. 10, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- The success of the 2016 Shanghai Isaac Stern International Violin Competition, organized by Shanghai Symphony Orchestra, received worldwide coverage, and, for the first time, demonstrated that a Chinese music competition is just as sophisticated as any other at the global...

Jul 31, 2018

‘We Are Family Crew’ from Delhi & Juchy’ from Mizoram will represent India at K-Pop World Festival Final, Seoul on October 5

After four months of tough competition starting from April 2018, run in 10 cities of India, competing against 1,200 participants - ‘We Are Family Crew’ from Delhi and Juchy from...

Jul 26, 2018

- Lactic acid bacteria, green onion and ginger in kimchi serve as natural antiviral agents, highly effective in preventing influenza.
- Kimchi has the greatest antiviral effect when it is the most delicious (best fermentation periods).
- When the SARS epidemic swept China, some argued that kimchi had...

Jul 14, 2018

Taiwanese singers Nana Lee Chien-na and Judy Zhou Ding-wei, who both became famous through the Taiwanese “One Million Star” talent contest TV show, play the lead roles in a new pop version of the original Chinese-language musical Mulan. With their powerful vocals, the pair brings to life a version of Mulan that...

Jul 11, 2018

HONG KONG --( ASIA TODAY )-- Public space with greening and art not only offers members of the community some much-needed breathing space, but also provides a sense of tranquillity amidst the hustle and bustle in Hong Kong. These were among some of the creative concepts to make better use of public space that were...

Jul 01, 2018

In the mid-19th century, Taiwan had three major exports: tea leaves, camphor laurel, and sugar cane. Tea leaves and camphor laurel were mainly cultivated along the Taiwan Romantic Route 3. The Chiang A-Shing Tea House in Beipu Township, Hsinchu, the Formosa Tea Industry and Culture Gallery in Guanxi Township,...

Jun 17, 2018

Chinese opera is set to enchant the city with an upcoming festival and the soon-to-open Xiqu Centre in West Kowloon.

Few art forms can evoke the mystery and charm of ancient China as eloquently as Cantonese opera. In Hong Kong today, this centuries-old tradition of story-telling through musical theatre is...

Jun 15, 2018

This article is a reader’s contribution to Crossing. It explores the environmental pollution caused by the Pingxi Sky Lantern Festival, one of Taiwan’s most famous tourist attractions. What can be done to create a win-win situation for the environment and the tourism industry?

Jun 11, 2018

The Hong Kong Bach Choir and Orchestra close their 2017-18 season with music celebrating both love and creative independence, by Mozart, Penderecki and Lutosławski, on Sunday, 24th June at 8:00 p.m. at the Hong Kong City Hall Concert Hall in Central.

May 27, 2018

China overtook the United Kingdom in 2017 as the second biggest art market after the United States.

That's according to the latest Art Basel and UBS Global Art Market Report, which looks at trends in the art industry.

Market Growth

The US, China and the UK are the three largest markets for...

May 23, 2018

BEIJING, May 22, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- A new milestone for China's licensing industry as UBM China and the Beijing International Book Fair (BIBF) work together to launch a licensed exhibition area in the Beijing International Children's Book Fair.

UBM China, as a partner of BIBF 2018, will provide full...

May 21, 2018

SHANGHAI, May 21, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- The forum on "Urban Transformation Through Art", co-hosted by SAFA (Shanghai Academy of Fine Arts, Shanghai University), Baowu Steel Group, TICCIH (The International Committee for Conservation of Industrial Heritage) and LIHC (League on Industrial Heritage in China), and...

May 09, 2018

The third edition increases its gallery offer by up to a total of 72 proposals from 14 countries, representing a growth of 22.5%
New opening hours to better match the rhythms of Lisbon: 17 to 19 May 14:00 to 21:00 hours, and on Sunday 20, from 12:00 to 18:00 hours

Apr 24, 2018

HONG KONG --( ASIA TODAY )-- One man’s trash is another man’s treasure. While toilet paper rolls and foam net packaging for fruit usually go straight into the bin, local artist and upcycling enthusiast Ms Agnes Pang transforms them into vivid art pieces. Ms Pang works with the forms and textures of waste materials...

Apr 05, 2018

The latest “Art in MTR” exhibition entitled “Places in My Heart: A Photographic Journey” will open tomorrow (5 April 2018) at MTR Sheung Wan and Sai Wan Ho stations and run until 2 July 2018. Featuring 15 amazing documentary photos taken by an outdoor enthusiast and amateur photographer, Mr C K Lee, the exhibition...

Mar 27, 2018

Madrid, 20 March 2018. IFEMA and the Câmara de Municipal de Lisboa are joining forces to hold ARCOlisboa 2018 from 17 to 20 May.

This third edition of the fair will be a celebration of contemporary Portuguese art accompanied by interesting international initiatives that will make the event again a unique...

Feb 22, 2018

BERLIN, Feb. 23, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- Winners of the 2nd Asian Brilliant Stars were announced on February 21st in Berlin. YOUTH, the latest film of Chinese director Feng Xiaogang, is the biggest winner of the Award Ceremony.

Feb 20, 2018

Announces Joint Partnership with Eros India to set-up a $150 million fund to co-produce and consolidate content
Jyoti Deshpande to head RIL’s media and entertainment business as President of the Chairman’s Office

Feb 19, 2018

Multilingualism is good for the economy, researchers have found. Countries that actively nurture different languages reap a range of rewards, from more successful exports to a more innovative workforce.

“Language matters on a large-scale national level and at the level of smaller businesses,” says Gabrielle...