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37th Hong Kong International Film Festival Kicks Off
March 18, 2013
37th Hong Kong International Film Festival Kicks Off
One of Asia’s largest film festivals is underway, with a varied cinematic mix.
37th Hong Kong International Film Festival Kicks Off
Kim Yu-na Dazzles at 2013 World Figure Skating Championship
March 18, 2013
Kim Yu-na Dazzles at 2013 World Figure Skating Championship
After an extended absence from skating, “Queen Yuna” makes a triumphant return.
Kim Yu-na Dazzles at 2013 World Figure Skating Championship
Tan Twan Eng Wins Man Asian Literary Prize
March 15, 2013
Tan Twan Eng Wins Man Asian Literary Prize
The Man Asian Literary Prize may be losing its sponsor, but Asian literature is ascending.
Tan Twan Eng Wins Man Asian Literary Prize
New Pope Hails from Latin America, Signals a Shift
March 14, 2013
New Pope Hails from Latin America, Signals a Shift
The newly appointed Pope Francis hails from Argentina – a break with the church’s Euro-centric past.
New Pope Hails from Latin America, Signals a Shift
Vietnamese Coffee Brews Global Dreams
March 13, 2013
Vietnamese Coffee Brews Global Dreams
Vietnam has a unique coffee culture with an alluring story. The challenge is finding the right way to tell it.
Vietnamese Coffee Brews Global Dreams
Asia-Pacific Tourism Hits Record Highs in 2012
March 12, 2013
Asia-Pacific Tourism Hits Record Highs in 2012
Tourism in the Asia-Pacific region grew for the third consecutive year in 2012, up more than 5 percent on year.
Asia-Pacific Tourism Hits Record Highs in 2012
Sendai: A Tale of Football and Hope
March 11, 2013
Sendai: A Tale of Football and Hope
A film tells the story of football’s role in rebuilding Sendai after the March 2011 earthquake.
Sendai: A Tale of Football and Hope
Baseball Slugger Manny Ramirez to Play in Taiwan
March 11, 2013
Baseball Slugger Manny Ramirez to Play in Taiwan
Former Major League Baseball star Manny Ramirez is set to sign with the EDA Rhinos of Kaohsiung, Taiwan.
Baseball Slugger Manny Ramirez to Play in Taiwan
Australian Men’s Swimming Team Admits to Stilnox Use
March 11, 2013
Australian Men’s Swimming Team Admits to Stilnox Use
Australian swimming squad lets down fans with confession of drug use at the London Olympics.
Australian Men’s Swimming Team Admits to Stilnox Use
City as Canvas: Bangkok’s Bukruk Street Art Festival
March 08, 2013
City as Canvas: Bangkok’s Bukruk Street Art Festival
Artists have splashed colorful murals across Bangkok for the city’s first international street art festival.
City as Canvas: Bangkok’s Bukruk Street Art Festival
IOC “Hugely Impressed” by Tokyo’s Olympic Bid
March 08, 2013
IOC “Hugely Impressed” by Tokyo’s Olympic Bid
With support from government, business and the public, Tokyo’s Olympic bid is gaining momentum.
IOC “Hugely Impressed” by Tokyo’s Olympic Bid
Kumbh Mela: Consuming the Greatest Show on Earth
March 07, 2013
Kumbh Mela: Consuming the Greatest Show on Earth
Have mass media and consumerism hijacked India’s holiest event?
Kumbh Mela: Consuming the Greatest Show on Earth
Chinese Super League Hires Beckham as Ambassador
March 06, 2013
Chinese Super League Hires Beckham as Ambassador
Chinese football has a long way to go, but a serious effort to raise its profile is underway.
Chinese Super League Hires Beckham as Ambassador
Could the Next Pope Be Asian?
March 05, 2013
Could the Next Pope Be Asian?
Manila Archbishop Luis Antonio Cardinal Tagle is the Philippines’ hope for a homegrown pope.
Could the Next Pope Be Asian?
Shinji Kagawa’s Historic Hat-Trick
March 04, 2013
Shinji Kagawa’s Historic Hat-Trick
Shinji Kagawa becomes the first Asian player to score a hat-trick in the English Premier League.
Shinji Kagawa’s Historic Hat-Trick
Political Kung Fu: Jackie Chan at the CPPCC
March 04, 2013
Political Kung Fu: Jackie Chan at the CPPCC
Jackie Chan is drafted by Beijing to help with its soft power push.
Political Kung Fu: Jackie Chan at the CPPCC
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