Official countdown to New Suez Canal opening begins

Tuesday, October 17, 2017

Suez Canal Authority, in partnership with a WPP consortium, launches its campaign to tell the world about the ‘symbol of the new Egypt’The Suez Canal Authority (SCA) announced on Saturday the start of the celebrations that will culminate in the opening of the New Suez Canal on Aug 5 by Egyptian President Abdel Fattah El-Sisi.”The […]

Vietnam devises strategies to revive dying art form

Tuesday, October 17, 2017

An artisan makes a Hang Trong painting at the ongoing exhibition at the Hanoi Museum. Visitors to Hanoi can now see 12 genres of Vietnamese folk paintings at an exhibition at the Hanoi Museum. More than 200 works from well-known painting genres such as Dong Ho, Hang Trong and Kim Hoang are on show.The exhibition, […]