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December 2010

The world’s first ArtScience Museum (picture), located at Marina Bay Sands, will open its doors on Feb 17 next year.

The Ministry of Information, Communications and the Arts (MICA) has appointed Mr Niam Chiang Meng, Permanent Secretary of the Ministry of Community Development, Youth and Sports as Chairman of the Media Development Authority (MDA) for a two-year term beginning 1 January 2011.

Chinese actor Liu Xiao Ling Tong, who has been winning audiences’ hearts around the world since the 1980s in his role of Sun Wu Kong in the Chinese legendary film series Xi You Ji (Journey to the West), arrived in HCM City yesterday, after a meeting with fans in Ha …

The Malaysian-born, Taiwan-based director Tsai Ming-liang is best known for art house films that depict the slow pace of ordinary lives. But the winner of the Golden Lion at the Venice Film Festival is starting to enjoy success in a lesser-known career: that of an installation and video artist.

Australian-produced documentary “Skin Deep” aims to debunk racist theories on skin colour. It asserts that light-skinned people are mutants of their black ancestors, and there is no such thing as race.

In Shanghai the cost of your “big day” is almost as high as it is in the United States. Even elsewhere in China, according to the state media, the cost of an urban wedding can be around 200,000 yuan (£19,400; $30,000).