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  1. hawker-2

    Does hawker culture have a future in Singapore? Yes, but perhaps not as we know it

    With hawker culture set to be listed in UNESCO's intangible cultural heritage list, CNA takes a look at the challenge of getting a new generation ...
  2. Vietnam seeks to preserve singing art form | Video
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    Vietnam seeks to preserve singing art form | Video

    In Vietnam, Ca Tru is a sophisticated art form that combines poetry and music. Ca Tru singing is on UNESCO's list of Intangible Cultural Heritage.
  3. Myanmar’s ancient city of Bagan listed as World Heritage site | Video
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    Myanmar’s ancient city of Bagan listed as World Heritage site | Video

    Myanmar’s ancient city of Bagan has been newly listed as a World Heritage site by UNESCO. The move will boost tourism and protect Bagan’s ancient ...
  4. Asia's World Heritage Sites
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    Asia's World Heritage Sites

    Myanmar's ancient city Bagan is now a UNESCO world heritage site, seen as the country's ticket to get on the region's tourism bandwagon. But not ...
  5. Miguel Medina AFP Prada Fall Winter 2020

    A Prada charity auction raises almost €440,000, benefitting women's education

    An outfit worn by model Gigi Hadid sold for €6,048, while another garment worn by Kaia Gerber sold for €4,788. All proceeds from the auction are ...
  6. Workers demolish a building damaged by rain in the UNESCO World Heritage site of the old city of Sa

    Yemen's UNESCO-listed Old Sanaa houses collapse in heavy rains

    Houses in Yemen's UNESCO-listed Old City of Sanaa are collapsing under heavy rains, as months of floods and storms assail a country already ...
  7. People stroll at Sultanahmet Square near Hagia Sophia, or Ayasofya-i Kebir Camii, in Istanbul

    Turkey will inform UNESCO about Hagia Sophia moves: minister

    Turkey will inform the United Nation's cultural body UNESCO about changes to Istanbul's ancient Hagia Sophia after Ankara converted the museum ...
  8. People pose for a picture in front of Hagia Sophia, or Ayasofya-i Kebir Camii, in Istanbul

    Turkey says will inform UNESCO about Hagia Sophia moves

    Turkey will inform the United Nation's cultural body UNESCO about steps being taken regarding Istanbul's Hagia Sophia, Foreign Minister Mevlut ...
  9. FILE PHOTO: People visit the Hagia Sophia or Ayasofya in Istanbul

    Changes to Istanbul's Hagia Sophia could trigger heritage review: UNESCO

    UNESCO must be notified of any change in the status of Istanbul's sixth-century Hagia Sophia museum and the changes may have to be reviewed by its ...