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An art work from a previous edition of Art Central

Coronavirus epidemic prompts Art Central Hong Kong to go online, makes participation free

Art Central will return next year to Hong Kong’s Harbourfront for its sixth edition from March 24-28 

Published on 10th April 2020
A handout photo by Nasa and Earth Observatory of China (AFP PHOTO/NASA/Earth Observatory/Joshua Stevens)

NASA images show a drastic drop in China pollution levels as a result of coronavirus outbreak

NASA satellite images show a dramatic fall in pollution over China that is "partly related" to the economic slowdown due to the coronavirus outbreak.

Published on 2nd March 2020
The Louvre shuts down in Paris (AP Photo/Rafael Yaghobzadeh)

Workers at France's Louvre Museum force shut down over fears of being infected by tourists

The spreading coronavirus epidemic shut down France's Louvre Museum on Sunday, with workers who guard its famous trove of artworks fearful of getting infected by tourists.

Published on 2nd March 2020
Cherry blossoms in Tokyo (AFP/Kazuhiro NOGI/XGTY)

Hugely popular cherry blossom festivals in Japan cancelled due to coronavirus epidemic

Major cherry blossom festivals in Japan have been cancelled due to the deadly new coronavirus, the latest in a growing list of events quashed as the epidemic spreads globally.

Published on 29th February 2020
A torchbearer and Satomi Ishihara with the Olympic torch (AFP / JIJI PRESS / STR)

Tokyo hosts Olympic torch relay rehearsal despite looming spectre of coronavirus epidemic

Tokyo Olympic organisers held a dummy run for the torch relay as fears over the coronavirus epidemic continue to cast a dark shadow over preparations for this summer's Games.

Published on 15th February 2020

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