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  1. Cultural heritage a high priority

    Posted Feb 17th 2012, 12:00am

    ... companies such as Cloud Gate Dance Theatre, which has performed worldwide to critical acclaim. Promoting this rich cultural heritage- traditional and modern- on a worldwide stage has become a high ... in 2004. It was a spectacular success by any standards, but Hong Kong's embrace of popular culture from Taiwan goes back a long way, with the talents of performers such as the legendary singer ...


    Posted Apr 22nd 2010, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Hong Kong is a buzzing 'world city' and global financial centre, but it also has an interesting cultural heritage tucked away between the skyscrapers. Here are some venues offering an insight into its past. ...

  3. Kimchi ad kicks off storm in a Sichuan pot

    Posted Jun 18th 2010, 12:00am by Priscilla Jiao

    ... Priscilla Jiao A print advert for South Korean kimchi during the World Cup has triggered a fresh round of bickering with China about cultural heritage. The advert for Korea's ... traditional Chinese herbs as an intangible cultural heritage and that some historical figures, including Cao Cao, a warlord in the Three Kingdoms period; Li Bai, a Tang dynasty poet; and revolutionary ...

  4. Olympics effect sees heritage fees climb

    Posted Dec 02nd 2004, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... on the World Cultural Heritage list in July 2002, our annual revenue has decreased by 46 million yuan because commercial outlets have been removed from the park,' Mr Nie said. 'Currently, ... Jane Cai Entrance prices for six main attractions in Beijing will soar to pay for upgrades Ticket prices at six of Beijing's world heritage sites will soar next year as park managers ...

  5. Taiwan not invited to cultural forum

    Posted Sep 18th 2003, 12:00am by Chloe Lai

    ... who is also a member of the cabinet. A former member of the Culture and Heritage Commission, Ada Wong Ying-kay, was disappointed that no one from Taiwan had been invited. She said: 'Hong ... Taiwanese officials have not been invited to Hong Kong for a ministerial conference on cultural affairs to be held later this month. Secretary for Home Affairs Patrick Ho Chi-ping ...

  6. Looking back in anger

    Posted Jun 28th 2006, 12:00am by David Eimer

    ... national Cultural Heritage Day was celebrated on June 12th, in an effort to protect the country's fast-disappearing traditional folk arts and architecture. On the mainland, nostalgia is either ... Guards and their victims reminisce fondly about the Cultural Revolution. Then there's the fact that period TV dramas have to acknowledge the politics of the time they're set in. Even ...

  7. Old Hong Kong

    Posted Jan 22nd 2007, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Association, it is part of a series of exhibitions that explores the cultural heritage of the city. All three artists are graduates of the Hong Kong Art School- Royal Melbourne Institute of Technology ...

  8. Importance of heritage top lesson of trip

    Posted Dec 11th 2011, 12:00am

    ... for every village to look the same, because of government planning, but we should pay more attention to preserving traditional culture. The need to preserve architectural heritage is not only ... although these sites are preserved, they are also getting highly commercialised. Have we really achieved the purpose of preserving our cultural heritage? This is something we should think about. ...

  9. Talkback

    Posted Sep 15th 2007, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... are 'Asia's cultured city', we should spend it on a multiplicity of Sunbeam Theatres and equivalent centres throughout the city that have something to do with sustaining the cultural heritage ... What do you think of calls for a Chinese opera hub? On the same day- September 13- we read the reports 'New vision unveiled for cultural hub', 'Looming closure of theatre ...

  10. Dragon debate reflects Beijing's growing sense of image

    Posted Jan 04th 2007, 12:00am by Benjamin Robertson

    ... or a fire-breathing menace? The dragon is traditionally all of these, depending upon one's cultural heritage, but it is the belligerent image of a pyromaniacal beast that has prompted one mainland ... the animal was 'offensive' to western cultures because of its connotation as a monster. Also a member of the Shanghai Public Relations Association, Mr Wu suggested using the pinyin form ...




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