Hokusai collection in U.S. capital showcased for 1st time in 13 yrs WASHINGTON. KAZINFORM - An Asian art museum in the U.S. capital on Saturday kicked off the first exhibition in over a decade showcasing many of the paintings and sketches from its extensive collection of works by Japanese ukiyo-e master Katsushika Hokusai (1760-1849), Kyodo reports.
Astana Opera: Dolls so similar to humans NUR-SULTAN. KAZINFORM - The lights do not go out in the Astana Opera’s ballet studios. This is where art is being created. Hours of rehearsals last until nine in the evening. The dancers are preparing for the premiere of Léo Delibes’ ballet Coppélia, Kazinform has learnt from the press service of the theater.
Busan summit between President Moon, Cambodian PM Hun Sen canceled BUSAN. KAZINFORM - South Korean President Moon Jae-in's summit with Cambodian Prime Minister Hun Sen has been canceled as the latter decided to skip a regional meeting scheduled for this week in the southern South Korean city of Busan, the presidential office said Sunday, Yonhap reports.
Belarus proposes to set up trans-Eurasian companies in CIS MINSK. KAZINFORM – Belarus has proposed to set up trans-Eurasian companies in the CIS, Chairman of the Council of the Republic of the National Assembly Mikhail Myasnikovich said at a press conference following the 50th plenary session of the CIS Inter-Parliamentary Assembly (IPA) in Saint Petersburg on 22 November, BelTA learned from the press service of the Council of the Republic.