| Nov 29, 2013
| 2:30 AM
HONG KONG -- Wong Kar-wai's "The Grandmaster" tops the nominations for the awards at the upcoming Asia Pacific Film Festival (Dec. 13-15, 2013,) which will be held in Macau for the second consecutive year.
Wong's martial arts fantasy scooped nine...
| Nov 26, 2013
| 1:47 PM
Manny Pacquiao’s bank accounts in the Philippines have been frozen, stopping him from fulfilling his promise to help typhoon victims in his homeland, according to his promoter.
Pacquiao was locked in training camp more than 400 miles away from the...
| Nov 24, 2013
| 7:02 PM
In the last major fight Bob Arum promoted in the Far East, he walked out of a Philippines arena to a burning sun, mourning the destruction Muhammad Ali and Joe Frazier delivered to each other in their third bout, the "Thrilla in Manila" in 1975.
| Nov 20, 2013
| 8:42 AM
El filipino Manny Pacquiao, quien en algún momento fue considerado el mejor boxeador "libra por libra" del mundo, busca retornar a los primeros planos del boxeo internacional cuando se mida este sábado a Brandon "Bam Bam" Ríos en Macao, China....
| Oct 29, 2013
| 8:27 AM
Greatest Hits: Manny Pacquiao
Manny Pacquiao has lost a little of the shine off his superstardom after losing his last two fights. He will try to reverse course on Nov. 23 when he takes on Brandon Rios on Nov. 23 on HBO pay-per-view beginning at 6...
| Oct 7, 2013
| 10:30 AM
BUSAN -- Avril Lavigne, Booboo Stewart ("Twilight," "X-Men: Days of Future Past") Quentin Tarantino and Nicolas Cage were among the attendees Monday at China's Huading Awards ceremony in Macau.
The event was founded by Global Talents Media and is held...
| Aug 22, 2013
One of the attractions of ethnic dining is the opportunity to immerse oneself, however briefly, however imperfectly, in another culture; to step out of one's comfort zone and revel, for an hour or two, in the unknown. Travel, without the inconvenience...
| May 14, 2013
| 5:55 PM
LAS VEGAS – A Hong Kong businessman hit a $70-million court-awarded jackpot Tuesday when a jury agreed that he had helped the casino empire run by billionaire Sheldon Adelson get a gambling foothold in China.
This is the second time in five...
| Aug 9, 2013
| 4:55 PM
Whither goest the sport of boxing these days?
How about to a country where it was banned in 1959 and not allowed back until 1986? That would be China.
This is promoter Bob Arum's grand plan. He has had many over six decades of promoting the sport, and...
| Dec 3, 2012
| 8:00 AM
Has Cirque du Soleil flown a little too close to the sun?
"Iris," the company's resident show at the Dolby Theatre in Hollywood, will close much earlier than expected in January due to poor ticket sales, the company said Friday. The movie-themed show is...
| Apr 30, 2013
| 12:05 AM
DreamWorks Animation is placing another bet in China.
The Glendale studio is partnering with one of Asia's largest resort operators to bring its characters to Macao.
Dreamworks has signed a deal with Sands China, a subsidiary of the company that owns...