South Koreans seek UNESCO recognition of ‘hanji’

Al Jazeera English published this video item, entitled “South Koreans seek UNESCO recognition of ‘hanji’” – below is their description. Politicians and academics in South Korea are pushing for traditional paper-making to be included on UNESCO’s intangible cultural heritage list. It is feared that “hanji”, as the craft is known in Korean, could be in … Read more South Koreans seek UNESCO recognition of ‘hanji’

7NEWS takes a look at Suncorp’s new green headquarters | 7NEWS

7NEWS Australia published this video item, entitled “7NEWS takes a look at Suncorp’s new green headquarters | 7NEWS” – below is their description. It’s described as Brisbane’s first post-Covid workplace, Suncorp’s new headquarters under construction in the CBD. ‘Heritage Lanes’ will also be Australia’s greenest office tower and 7NEWS has this exclusive first look inside. … Read more 7NEWS takes a look at Suncorp’s new green headquarters | 7NEWS

Live: Find out how Tianyige Museum helps bring economic success in Ningbo

CGTN published this video item, entitled “Live: Find out how Tianyige Museum helps bring economic success in Ningbo” – below is their description. The cultural deposits of Ningbo are closely correlated to the inheritance of Tianyige Museum’s huge library system. What are the hidden knowledge and stories to support the profound cultural heritage of the … Read more Live: Find out how Tianyige Museum helps bring economic success in Ningbo

Dan Wootton’s The Clash: The Enid Blyton Racism Row

GBNews published this video item, entitled “Dan Wootton’s The Clash: The Enid Blyton Racism Row” – below is their description. Dan Wootton talks to his panel, Andrew Doyle, Konstantin Kisin and Tom Harwood, and is joined author Rebecca Reid to discuss the Enid Blyton racism row. English Heritage has confirmed it has “no plans whatsoever” … Read more Dan Wootton’s The Clash: The Enid Blyton Racism Row

Bird’s eye view of the Grand Canal in China

CGTN published this video item, entitled “Bird’s eye view of the Grand Canal in China” – below is their description. For more: https://news.cgtn.com/news/2021-06-16/Bird-s-eye-view-of-the-Grand-Canal-in-China-118HXzRl0Mo/index.html The Grand Canal, the world’s longest man-made canal, is a vast waterway system in the northeastern and central-eastern plains of China, running from Beijing in the north to east China’s Zhejiang Province. … Read more Bird’s eye view of the Grand Canal in China

Balls Head Coal Loader at Waverton heritage listed by the NSW government | 7NEWS

7NEWS Australia published this video item, entitled “Balls Head Coal Loader at Waverton heritage listed by the NSW government | 7NEWS” – below is their description. Sydney’s last coal terminal has been heritage listed by the state government. The Waverton Coal Loader was used for exports until 1992. It’s now a public space with tunnels, … Read more Balls Head Coal Loader at Waverton heritage listed by the NSW government | 7NEWS

‘Made in Hong Kong’ plastics producer keeps its cultural heritage alive

South China Morning Post published this video item, entitled “‘Made in Hong Kong’ plastics producer keeps its cultural heritage alive” – below is their description. Although Hong Kong is now largely a service-based economy, the city was once a global manufacturing hub. Star Industrial, founded by the Leung family in 1949, is one of only … Read more ‘Made in Hong Kong’ plastics producer keeps its cultural heritage alive

Live: A trip to Yuyao – decoding Ningbo’s economic success in cultural context

CGTN published this video item, entitled “Live: A trip to Yuyao – decoding Ningbo’s economic success in cultural context” – below is their description. Yuyao, a city administrated by Ningbo, is famous for its ancient Hemudu site and for being the hometown of Wang Yangming, a great Chinese philosopher. Join CGTN’s Kate Kui on a … Read more Live: A trip to Yuyao – decoding Ningbo’s economic success in cultural context

Hidden gem in Qinghai: A glimpse of world’s longest thangka painting

CGTN published this video item, entitled “Hidden gem in Qinghai: A glimpse of world’s longest thangka painting” – below is their description. For more: https://news.cgtn.com/news/2021-06-15/Hidden-gem-in-Qinghai-A-glimpse-of-world-s-longest-thangka-painting-117x29Lv48E/index.html Thangka is a traditional Tibetan Buddhist scroll painting that can be traced back 1,200 years. In 2009, UNESCO listed it as an Intangible Cultural Heritage of Humanity. Along the Wuhai-Maqin … Read more Hidden gem in Qinghai: A glimpse of world’s longest thangka painting

Inside Xinjiang: What it’s really like to report on China’s treatment of the Uyghurs

The Telegraph published this video item, entitled “Inside Xinjiang: What it’s really like to report on China’s treatment of the Uyghurs” – below is their description. Sophia Yan has been China Correspondent for the Telegraph for the last three years and has covered the region for a decade. She last reported from Xinjiang in 2019 … Read more Inside Xinjiang: What it’s really like to report on China’s treatment of the Uyghurs

When ancient cultural heritage meets China’s Gen Z

CGTN published this video item, entitled “When ancient cultural heritage meets China’s Gen Z” – below is their description. For more: https://news.cgtn.com/news/2021-06-14/When-ancient-cultural-heritage-meets-China-s-Gen-Z-115dJnykxXi/index.html Making dough figurines and paper-cutting are revered Chinese art forms, but as the older masters retire, members of Gen Z are stepping up to preserve the past. CGTN YouTube Channel Got a comment? … Read more When ancient cultural heritage meets China’s Gen Z

Blue Plaque heritage program introduced to New South Wales | 7NEWS

7NEWS Australia published this video item, entitled “Blue Plaque heritage program introduced to New South Wales | 7NEWS” – below is their description. Historic places in New South Wales are about to be signified by a series of Blue Plaques. Minister Don Harwin says the first building to receive a Blue Plaque is May Gibbs’ … Read more Blue Plaque heritage program introduced to New South Wales | 7NEWS

Inside Xinjiang – The cultural erasure of the Uyghurs

The Telegraph published this video item, entitled “Inside Xinjiang – The cultural erasure of the Uyghurs” – below is their description. EXCLUSIVE – The Xinjiang region is a landlocked, sandy corner in northwest China where for centuries a history and culture has flourished among people living on the edge of the vast Taklamakan Desert. But … Read more Inside Xinjiang – The cultural erasure of the Uyghurs

In The Heights | Pa’lante Pa’Mi | HBO Max

HBO Max published this video item, entitled “In The Heights | Pa’lante Pa’Mi | HBO Max” – below is their description. HBO Max Pa’lante! asked the cast of “In The Heights” to talk about how their heritage shaped their career and what “pa’lante” (forward) means to them. Lin-Manuel Miranda, Anthony Ramos, Leslie Grace, Melissa Barrera … Read more In The Heights | Pa’lante Pa’Mi | HBO Max

US president Joe Biden meets with Boris Johnson ahead of G7 summit in Cornwall

Channel 4 News published this video item, entitled “US president Joe Biden meets with Boris Johnson ahead of G7 summit in Cornwall” – below is their description. Meeting ahead of the G7 summit in Cornwall, Boris Johnson joked with Joe Biden saying he wouldn’t disagree with anything the president says. But behind the smiles and … Read more US president Joe Biden meets with Boris Johnson ahead of G7 summit in Cornwall