The music of the London Philharmonic Orchestra will return to Hong Kong this August in the form of two concert screenings.
Yahoo to Host Series of Metaverse Projects in Hong Kong
by: The Beat Asia
June 17, 2022
Global media and tech company, Yahoo announced on Wednesday (June 15) their plans to launch a series of virtual events featuring celebrities and influencers in Hong Kong. The announcement was made following Meta’s strategy to collaborate with local businesses and organisations in giving first-hand metaverse experience to residents.
Yahoo’s non-fungible token (NFT) exhibition will be called “The Abyss of Kwun Tong” and showcase the historic neighbourhood of Kwun Tong before it was redeveloped.
Yahoo Hong Kong Head Loraine Cheung said the company believes that Metaverse-inspired concerts and exhibitions will help promote socialisation despite existing pandemic policies in the region. Spearheaded by local artists, this initiative aims to build connections regardless of time and physical location.
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HK Science Museum will unveil a dinosaur exhibit, "The Hong Kong Jockey Club Series: The Big Eight — Dinosaur Revelation," on July 8.
The International Arts Carnival will add an additional performance each of "The Enchanted Bookshop Musical" and the "Grave of the Fireflies" musical for August
The HAD distributed 110,000 COVID-19 RAT kits to residents, cleaning workers, and more in the Eastern District.