Tag: UNESCO

After hawker culture officially added to Unesco list, KF Seetoh says: “always keep calm...

Along with his advice to “always keep calm and use sambal”, champion for hawker rights KF Seetoh wrote about how far the local hawker...

S’pore hawker culture officially added to Unesco list of intangible cultural heritage

Singapore – After nearly three years since application, Singapore's hawker culture has officially been added to the Unesco Representative List of the Intangible Cultural...

KF Seetoh gives final push towards UNESCO award for Hawker Culture

Local food guru KF Seetoh gave a final push towards the UNESCO award for Hawker Culture. In a Facebook post on Monday (Nov 16), Mr...

UNESCO’s take on school closures and their negative effects on children and families

With over one million people testing positive for novel coronavirus worldwide, the shift of most countries has been to lock down all cities and...

Indonesian martial art pencak silat gets UNESCO heritage status

by Agnes Anya Anwar bin Sholeh had something to cheer when he showed up at a Jakarta training centre to practice pencak silat -- the...

China president says Singapore’s Sentosa is in the same league as Greece’s Acropolis and...

Beijing, China – Chinese President Xi Jinping, speaking at the Conference on Dialogue of Asian Civilizations (CDAC), placed Singapore’s Sentosa alongside World Heritage sites...

Malaysian lawmaker questions joint nomination with Singapore for hawker culture recognition

Who really owns "hawker culture"? A Malaysian lawmaker has urged his peers in the northern state of Penang to be vigilant regarding the recent...

Makansutra’s KF Seetoh: Hawker auntie came up to hug me after cleaning fees went...

The founder of Makansutra K.F. Seetoh took to Facebook earlier today to express how the little pushes that people give result in changes to...

Founder of Makansutra rounds up his year in mysterious meeting with “hawker minister” Amy...

The founder of Makansutra KF Seetoh took to Facebook to share how he rounded up the year 2018; with a chat with Dr Amy...

Malaysians try to foil SG’s attempt for hawker culture to be on UNESCO list;...

The rivalry between Singapore and its neighbour Malaysia has reached a peak after many Malaysians criticized Singapore’s attempt for the United Nations Educational, Scientific...
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