News: Arts

Meliá Chiang Mai resort launches social enterprise to improve lives of Thai communities

Meliá Chiang Mai has unveiled a social enterprise that promotes talented Thai designers, artists and craftsmen to ultimately help communities in need and preserve Thai culture.…

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Mar 12, 2024 Arts / Culture / Hospitality / Tourism /


Tokyo light and sound experience makes it into Guinness World Records

Tokyo’s latest attraction to brighten the nightlife ‘TOKYO Night & Light’ – has gone down in the Guinness World Records™ as the ‘largest…

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Mar 7, 2024 Arts / Culture / Entertainment / Technology /


Hong Kong Entertainment Expo gets underway

The 20th edition of the Entertainment Expo Hong Kong, currently underway until 14th April, promises to be an arts and culture extravaganza showcasing the best of Hong Kong film, television,…

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Mar 4, 2024 Arts / Entertainment / Events / Technology /


Hiroshima Peace Museum attracts record number of visitors in 2023 fiscal year

The Hiroshima Peace Memorial Museum located in Hiroshima Peace Memorial Park, in central Hiroshima, Japan, has already reached a record 1,760,252 visitors with still just over a month to go…

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Feb 28, 2024 Arts / Culture / Education / Tourism /


Art experiences spotlighted for Hong Kong’s Victoria Harbour during Spring

Hong Kong’s Victoria Harbour is offering an array of creative experiences this Spring from a mesmerising new teamLab installation to much-anticipated annual events like Art Basel Hong…

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Feb 17, 2024 ByKaren Sweaney Arts / Attractions / Entertainment / Events /


Chinese group’s acquisition in Wanda could impact pending sale of HOYTS Cinemas

The acquisition by Beijing production house China Ruyi’s of 51% in the Dailian Wanda Group - who own Wanda Film, China’s largest cinema operator and HOYTS’…

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Feb 5, 2024 Arts / Entertainment / Finance /


New inclusive heritage conservation campaign launched for Saudi Arabia’s AlUla

Saudi Arabia’s Royal Commission for AlUla (RCU), has launched a new, inclusive heritage conservation campaign aiming to enahnce the public's knowledge, awareness, and desire to…

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Feb 2, 2024 ByKaren Sweaney Arts / Attractions / Culture / Environment / Tourism /


Human Rights Watch spotlights possible deportation of rock band from Thailand to Russia

Human Rights Watch has advised that members of the exiled Russian-Belarusian rock band Bi-2 face persecution for their public criticism of the Russian government if Thailand deports them to…

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Jan 30, 2024 ByKaren Sweaney Arts / Entertainment / Safety /



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