Mainland media baron Thomas Shao is determined to raise the standards of cultural media in Hong Kong. Photo: K.Y. Cheng

China media baron Thomas Shao launches two cultural titles

Shao is set to launch two international titles devoted to culture and arts in the city and says he believes culture is its future. Hong Kong's arts and culture scene has grown tremendously in the past five years with art fairs, auctions and the West Kowloon arts hub project, but Shao said the media was falling behind.