Asia Culture & Entertainment

Asia Culture & Entertainment

Director promises dank thrills in Thai cave boys rescue saga

Director promises dank thrills in Thai cave boys rescue saga

BANGKOK (AP) — Their story gripped the world: determined divers racing against time and water to rescue 12 boys and their soccer coach trapped...
Review: A yeti prompts a China travelogue in 'Abominable'

Review | A yeti prompts a China travelogue in ‘Abominable’

"Abominable" is just about the most cuddly piece of East-West synergy a corporation could dream up. The first co-production between DreamWorks Animation and the Shanghai-based...
Tadashi Shoji returns to Japanese roots at NY  Fashion Week

Tadashi Shoji returns to Japanese roots at NY Fashion Week

NEW YORK (AP) — Tadashi Shoji said returning to his Japanese roots on the runway took years. In a show he titled "Once Upon a...
Chinese K-pop stars publicly back Beijing on Hong Kong

Chinese K-pop stars publicly back Beijing on Hong Kong

HONG KONG (AP) — At least eight K-pop stars from China and even one from Taiwan and one from Hong Kong are publicly stating...
About 50,000 people attended the peace memorial ceremony in Hiroshima on Tuesday to honor victims of the atomic bombing in 1945. (The Japan News/ANN)

World free of nuclear weapons urged at Hiroshima ceremony

Hiroshima (The Japan News/ANN) — To honor victims of the atomic bombing in 1945, about 50,000 people attended the peace memorial ceremony held in...

Indonesia to use ‘night market’ concept for Dubai Expo 2020 exhibition

JAKARTA (The Jakarta Post/ANN) — Indonesia will use a night market concept for its exhibition at the Dubai Expo 2020 in the United Arab...

Japanese gov’t to toughen language school standards

TOKYO (The Japan News/ANN) — The eligibility standards for Japanese-language schools that accept foreign students with an eye to increase the average attendance rate...

Gourmet roadshow attracts tourists to visit Taiwan

SERDANG, Malaysia (Sin Chew Daily/ANN) - A roadshow of Taiwan gourmet and culinary arts program will be visiting seven states of Malaysia covering 21...

South Korean boy band BTS makes historic Grammys debut

SEOUL (The Korea Herald/ANN) – BTS appeared at the Grammy Awards for the first time as award presenters and a nominee band on Sunday...

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