A LITERARY festival in Bhutan, Dragon Boat races in Hong Kong and shopping sales in Singapore are just some of the events happening around Asia this week. Singapore Arts Festival, 18 May – 2 June, Singapore This long running festival aims to bring to light the arts of Singapore’s diverse communities. The theme of this...
FROM a lantern festival in Seoul to a fashion exchange in Singapore and writers’ festival in Sydney, there are plenty of events happening around Asia this week. Sydney Writers’ Festival, Sydney, May 14-20 The Sydney Festival attracts huge names in the world of literature and this year features Pulitzer prize winners, Man Booker prize winners,...
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