News: Culture

Shimao Maritime Silk Road Museum opens in China’s Fujian Province

A new museum focusing on the history and culture of the Maritime Silk Road has opened at Shishi in China’s Fujian Province. A collaboration between real-estate company the Shimao…

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Jan 22, 2021 Attractions / Culture / Tourism /

 
 

Record-breaking voting sees new stars celebrated on Adelaide Festival Centre’s Walk of Fame

Adelaide Festival Centre's Walk of Fame will feature three new names of accomplished performers in recognition of their artistry and hit shows presented in 2019. The recipients are…

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Dec 30, 2020 Arts / Culture / Entertainment / Venues /

 
 

Inaugural ArtAccord to launch at 2021 SportAccord World Sport & Business Summit

SportAccord has announced the launch of the inaugural ArtAccord at the 2021 SportAccord World Sport & Business Summit 2021 in Ekaterinburg - bringing a new creative concept to the event…

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Dec 17, 2020 Arts / Culture / Events / Sport /

 
 

2022 Hong Kong Gay Games organisers expect 90,000 attendees

With the 2022 Hong Kong Gay Games less than two years away, organisers are confident that the next edition of the quadrennial event will be a success. Despite the challenges of the…

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Dec 14, 2020 Culture / Events / Sport / Venues /

 
 

Oman Government plans natural history museum as part of Vision 2040 strategy

The Government of the Sultanate of Oman has announced plans to build a natural history museum in the mountainous Al Jabal Al Akhdar region as part of its plans for tourism growth as…

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Dec 4, 2020 Attractions / Culture / Tourism /

 
 

Adelaide Festival Centre’s OzAsia Talks focus on cultural engagement between Australia and Asia

Adelaide Festival Centre’s innovative new online series - OzAsia Festival Talks - begins tonight with a livestream from Her Majesty’s Theatre focusing on cultural engagement…

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Oct 20, 2020 Arts / Culture / Events /

 
 

Hong Kong Palace Museum anticipated to launch in June 2022

A Hong Kong version of Beijing’s Palace Museum to be located in the West Kowloon Cultural District at a cost of HK$3.5 billion (US$451 million) is anticipated to make its debut in…

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Oct 19, 2020 Arts / Culture / Education / Tourism / Venues /

 
 

World Leisure releases 2020 Charter for Leisure

The World Leisure Organisation has released an updated Charter for Leisure, designed to guide leisure policy development at community, state, national and international levels. The third…

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Oct 13, 2020 Culture / Education / Environment / Recreation / Tourism /

 
 

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