Lunar New Year

Global Asian Media Entertainment (GAME) presents the first-ever multi-city and multi-theatre Lunar New Year Film & Comedy Festival, celebrating the Year of the Dragon delivered exclusively by MetaMedia. Featuring live Q&A with renowned comedian Joe Wong

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Friday, February 16, 2024

Join forces with Global Asian Media Entertainment (GAME) as they unveil the inaugural Global Asian Fest 2024, a dazzling celebration of Lunar New Year like never before.

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  • Join forces with Global Asian Media Entertainment (GAME) as they unveil the inaugural Global Asian Fest 2024, a dazzling celebration of Lunar New Year like never before.
  • Partnering with major Chinese film distributors Well Go USA and China Lion as well as Asian American Pacific Islander community leaders EDI Media Inc. and Asian Hall of Fame.
  • With Chinese audio and English subtitles, the Global Asian Festival invites audiences of all backgrounds to fall in love with Chinese movies.
  • Stay tuned for upcoming events, featuring concerts, comedy performances, and diverse cultural experiences, fostering excitement and unity within the Asian community.

Redfin Reports Home Prices and Mortgage Rates Rise, Pushing Would-Be Buyers to the Sidelines

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Thursday, February 15, 2024

That’s according to a new report from Redfin ( redfin.com ), the technology-powered real estate brokerage.

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  • That’s according to a new report from Redfin ( redfin.com ), the technology-powered real estate brokerage.
  • Mortgage rates are rising, too, exacerbating high prices to drive costs up: Daily average rates are sitting above 7%, up from 6.6% at the beginning of the month.
  • “This week’s hotter-than-expected inflation report confirms that the Fed is unlikely to cut interest rates next month, which means mortgage rates will stay near 7% for now.
  • “Buyers may want to act sooner rather than later, too, because prices will continue to go up.

From Animal Encounters to Captivating Cultural Experiences, Spring Break Awaits in The Palm Beaches

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Monday, February 12, 2024

With over 200 arts and cultural attractions and 47 miles of beaches, The Palm Beaches boast a diverse array of activities that cater to any family's vacation style.

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  • With over 200 arts and cultural attractions and 47 miles of beaches, The Palm Beaches boast a diverse array of activities that cater to any family's vacation style.
  • From thrilling animal encounters to captivating cultural experiences, this tropical paradise continues to be a go-to Spring Break destination.
  • The Cultural Council for Palm Beach County is pleased to share some of the most exciting opportunities for families visiting The Palm Beaches this season.
  • Shrek the Musical (April 26-28, 2024): The Tony Award®-winning SHREK THE MUSICAL is coming to the Palm Beaches for five shows.

Honor, Love, Respect our Seniors Community Campaign

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Monday, February 12, 2024

SAN FRANCISCO, Feb. 12, 2024 /PRNewswire/ -- On Lok, Self-Help for the Elderly, All American Medical Group, Chinatown Community Development Center, and San Francisco Marin Medical Society are launching their first joint effort to celebrate the Lunar New Year by promoting the cultural value of respecting elders holistically. "Honor, Love, Respect our Seniors," a first-of-its-kind grassroots campaign that will nurture the fundamental tradition of Lunar New Year, will recognize the continuous contribution of AAPI seniors to society, while connecting the importance of heritage and tradition to future generations.

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  • "Honor, Love, Respect our Seniors," a first-of-its-kind grassroots campaign that will nurture the fundamental tradition of Lunar New Year, will recognize the continuous contribution of AAPI seniors to society, while connecting the importance of heritage and tradition to future generations.
  • The campaign kicks off on February 12 with an in-person media roundtable where community leaders will discuss how to reframe ageist beliefs and honor and respect the role of older adults in both the private and public spheres.
  • The event will be held in Chinatown at the Chinatown Media & Arts Collaborative, 800 Grant Ave, San Francisco from 1-2:30pm.
  • Through these three initiatives, the "Honor, Love, Respect our Seniors Community Campaign" aims to uphold the value and contributions of older adults in our society, culture, and personal relationships.

Big Blue Marble Academy Paves the Way for Global Understanding through Lunar New Year Celebrations

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Monday, February 12, 2024

ATLANTA, Feb. 12, 2024 /PRNewswire/ -- Big Blue Marble Academy, a leading provider of early childhood education, is proud to be celebrating Lunar New Year and engaging preschool-aged children in fun and educational activities that foster cultural appreciation and global understanding.

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  • Big Blue Marble Academy believes in the importance of exposing children to diverse cultures and traditions from an early age, preparing them to be global citizens in our increasingly interconnected world.
  • "Celebrating Lunar New Year is an exciting opportunity for our young learners to explore the rich traditions of this international holiday," said Donna Whittaker, Vice President of Curriculum and Education for Big Blue Marble Academy.
  • Big Blue Marble Academy's curriculum embraces a global perspective, incorporating diverse cultural experiences into daily learning activities.
  • For more information about Big Blue Marble Academy, please visit bbmacademy.com .

CGTN AMERICA & CGTN UN: China Media Group Launches "2024 Spring Festival Gala for Overseas Chinese"

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Sunday, February 11, 2024

WASHINGTON, Feb. 10, 2024 /PRNewswire-PRWeb/ -- CGTN America & CGTN UN release "China Media Group Launches '2024 Spring Festival Gala for Overseas Chinese'"

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  • And this year for the first time ever, China Media Group launched the '2024 Spring Festival Gala for Overseas Chinese' to the world.
  • And this year for the first time ever, China Media Group launched the '2024 Spring Festival Gala for Overseas Chinese' to the world.
  • The gala also recalled the history of 'Qiaopi,' letters and remittances sent by overseas Chinese to their families in China in previous centuries.
  • Stories of overseas Chinese who have made great contributions in promoting exchanges were highlighted during the gala event.

DoorDash Partners with Toronto Chef Craig Wong for a Limited-Edition Lunar New Year Dish Available Exclusively on DoorDash

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Thursday, February 8, 2024

DoorDash Canada is ringing in Lunar New Year with its latest partnership with Toronto-based Chef, Craig Wong.

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  • DoorDash Canada is ringing in Lunar New Year with its latest partnership with Toronto-based Chef, Craig Wong.
  • Chef Craig, renowned for his Chinese-Jamaican fusion restaurant Patois, has created a limited-edition dish, ‘Long Life Noodles with Fried Chicken Cutlet' available exclusively on DoorDash from February 9 to February 23.
  • Additionally, six lucky consumers stand a chance to win big with a red envelope contest, featuring six exclusive prizes from DoorDash.
  • “DoorDash is thrilled to partner with Patois and Chef Craig Wong, celebrating the joyous occasion with Torontonians through a special limited-edition dish," says Shilpa Arora, General Manager of DoorDash Canada.

Get on the Road to the Super Bowl with Juicy Stakes Casino

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Thursday, February 8, 2024

The first thing to report is the one thing on everybody’s lips right now – the Super Bowl.

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  • The first thing to report is the one thing on everybody’s lips right now – the Super Bowl.
  • Or rather, Juicy Stakes Poker’s Road to the Super Bowl !
  • Join Juicy in the build-up to the big dance for the chance to win cash prizes and free tournament tickets.
  • The $10,000 GTD Super Bowl Sunday Myriad and $1,000 Super Bowl Party tournys take place this Sunday too, rounding off an epic weekend of events.

Rokid and Hainan Airlines Launch World's First AR Flight Experience

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Thursday, February 8, 2024

SHENZHEN, China, Feb. 8, 2024 /PRNewswire/ -- Taking a significant step forward in redefining in-flight entertainment, Rokid has teamed up with Hainan Airlines to launch the world's first AR in-flight experience.

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  • SHENZHEN, China, Feb. 8, 2024 /PRNewswire/ -- Taking a significant step forward in redefining in-flight entertainment, Rokid has teamed up with Hainan Airlines to launch the world's first AR in-flight experience.
  • Starting February 8th and lasting for over a month, more than 20 Hainan Airlines flights will incorporate the Rokid AR Entertainment Kits, pre-loaded with several 3D offline movies, allowing passengers to enjoy a novel form of in-flight entertainment.
  • To ensure a smooth and enjoyable viewing experience, the Rokid team conducted extensive device testing and selected five of the latest films suitable for viewing during Lunar New Year.
  • Its goal is to make every flight an unforgettable adventure for passengers of all ages, truly ushering in the era of "smart aviation."

ASIAN HALL OF FAME UNVEILS 20th-ANNIVERSARY SEASON

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Wednesday, February 7, 2024

LOS ANGELES, Feb. 7, 2024 /PRNewswire/ -- As a leading cultural, educational, and humanitarian charity that transforms public perception of Asian and Indigenous legacy, Asian Hall of Fame announced that its 20th-anniversary season will expand to California, Washington, and New York. Its programming will advance cultural literacy, trauma advocacy, women founders, and workforce development in collaboration with significant partners this year.

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  • LOS ANGELES, Feb. 7, 2024 /PRNewswire/ -- As a leading cultural, educational, and humanitarian charity that transforms public perception of Asian and Indigenous legacy, Asian Hall of Fame announced that its 20th-anniversary season will expand to California, Washington, and New York.
  • Its programming will advance cultural literacy, trauma advocacy, women founders, and workforce development in collaboration with significant partners this year.
  • Experience the full interactive Multichannel News Release here: https://www.multivu.com/players/English/9107153-asian-hall-of-fame-unvei...
    Last year, Asian Hall of Fame secured 6.8 billion media impressions and exceeded its $1.5 million annual goal.
  • The flagship 20th Induction Ceremony at Biltmore Los Angeles on October 19 raises vital support for human trafficking rescue.