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NTB of Taipei to Hold Foreigner Talent Show
Culture / Economy / Lifestyle / Taiwan

NTB of Taipei to Hold Foreigner Talent Show

In order to provide people of foreign nationalities in Taiwan with the best tax experience and to prevent false receipts or unidentified sources of information, the National Taxation Bureau (NTB) of Taipei, Ministry of Finance (財政部臺北國稅局) is holding a talent show to promote taxation awareness on Nov. 9 in Daan Park at 1:30 p.m. The … Continue reading »

Nepal to Host the 32nd Annual Jimmy and Rosalynn Carter Work Project
Culture / Nepal / News

Nepal to Host the 32nd Annual Jimmy and Rosalynn Carter Work Project

Approximately 2,000 volunteers from around the world will pack their tools and take a trip to Nepal in November 2015 for Habitat for Humanity’s 32nd annual Jimmy & Rosalynn Carter Work Project. Scheduled to take place Nov. 1-6, 2015, former President Jimmy Carter and his wife, Rosalynn, will lead volunteers as they build homes in Pokhara, … Continue reading »

Legends of Appropriation Art to be Featured at Bonhams’ Post-War & Contemporary Auction
Art / Culture / Germany

Legends of Appropriation Art to be Featured at Bonhams’ Post-War & Contemporary Auction

Major works by Thomas Struth, Dennis Hopper, George Condo, Andy Warhol and a curated section of appropriation art will be featured in the auction of Post-War & Contemporary Art at Bonhams, on November 11 in New York. Leading the sale are two masterpiece photographs by renowned German contemporary photographer, Thomas Struth. Offered on behalf of … Continue reading »

Silver Articulated Carp by Artist Honoured by Japan’s Crown Prince
Art / Culture / Japan

Silver Articulated Carp by Artist Honoured by Japan’s Crown Prince

A series of paintings by one of Japan’s most celebrated artists, finely carved ivories, delicate porcelain and precisely crafted metalworks are just some of the items to go under the hammer in the November 6th Fine Japanese Art sale at Bonhams New Bond Street salerooms. A highlight of the sale is a remarkable silver articulated … Continue reading »