CultureMacao

Covid-19: Officials cancel New Year's activities in Macau

The Cultural Institute (IC) of Macau has announced the cancellation of “New Year’s Eve 2020 activities”, including the usual fireworks program, due to the covid-19 pandemic. “Thus, the programmed fireworks for the New Year, with the support of the…
ChinaCulture

Lost treasure of China's Old Summer Palace returns home

A bronze horse head sculpture, a treasure of China’s Old Summer Palace that went missing after Anglo-French allied forces’ looting 160 years ago, returned to its original palace home Tuesday. It is the first time that a lost important cultural relic from the…
CultureWorld

Covid-19 stokes fears for UK music industry

Classically trained singers Mark Nathan and his partner Carolyn Holt had bookings stretching into next year until the coronavirus pandemic struck. Restrictions imposed because of the outbreak, including venue closures, have instead seen those concerts put on hold &#8212…
AngolaCulture

Angolan artist Paulo Kapela died at 73

Angolan plastic artist Paulo Kapela, who “directly influenced” a generation of younger artists who claimed to be overseas, died on Tuesday from a disease, informed the Ministry of Culture, Tourism and Environment. Self-taught, the artist Paulo Kapela, born in…