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Exhibit at Visual Arts Center of New Jersey in Summit Showcases International Gardens
Art / Culture / United States of America

Exhibit at Visual Arts Center of New Jersey in Summit Showcases International Gardens

The Visual Arts Center of New Jersey will present its Spring Exhibitions on view through June 14, 2015. The opening reception will be held on Sunday, Feb. 8 , 2014, from 2-4 p.m. and is a free event open to all. The artists will be present to discuss their work at 3 p.m. Gary Carsley: … Continue reading »

First South Korea-Taiwan Cultural Exchange Seminar Held
Culture / News / South Korea / Taiwan

First South Korea-Taiwan Cultural Exchange Seminar Held

South Korea‘s de facto embassy in Taiwan yesterday held the first-ever South Korea-Taiwan Cultural Exchange Seminar in Taipei to promote closer bilateral exchanges. Speaking during the opening ceremony of the one-day event, South Korean representative to Taiwan Cho Baek-sang noted that South Korea and Taiwan are neighbors in the East Asia region and share a … Continue reading »

Who were Koreans’ Favorite Singers in 2014?
Culture / Music / South Korea

Who were Koreans’ Favorite Singers in 2014?

Gallup Korea surveyed 2,774 Koreans aged 13 and older South Korean singer-songwriter IU, whose real name is Lee Ji-eun, was crowned the most popular musician among Koreans this year, according to a survey released Thursday. Gallup Korea surveyed 2,774 Koreans aged 13 and older to determine Koreans’ favourite musicians. They were asked to name their … Continue reading »

The ‘Concert for Kombol’ (Blanket) in Bangladesh: An Aim to End Poverty
Bangladesh / Culture / Music

The ‘Concert for Kombol’ (Blanket) in Bangladesh: An Aim to End Poverty

The cold and shivery winter has arrived in Bangladesh. Though, many people in the country have the luxury of staying warm in their warm clothing and blankets and heated rooms, there are many people in the country who are not that privileged. They do not have warm clothing, nor do they have blankets and most … Continue reading »

Rangoon Literary Festival to Showcase Nobel Laureates
Burma / Culture / Literature

Rangoon Literary Festival to Showcase Nobel Laureates

Burmese writers will hold a second international literary festival in Rangoon next month in order to showcase the works of Nobel Prize winning authors. Pe Myint, a renowned author and chairman of the Festival Working Committee, said that the Nobel Myanmar Literary Festival will showcase the work of writers, poets and cartoonists, with 200 locals … Continue reading »

Armenia Number One in Forbes Ranking of Best Countries for Business
Armenia / Culture / Economy

Armenia Number One in Forbes Ranking of Best Countries for Business

Armenia is ranked the number one country among several former Soviet republics making the Commonwealth of Independent State s (CIS) for businesses, according to Forbes Best Countries for Business report ranking 146 countries. Armenia occupies the 56th position having upped from the 64th position among 141 countries in the 2013 report. FULL STORY Continue reading »