Tag: World Heritage List

Wharf Hotels to open Niccolo Suzhou in 2020
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Wharf Hotels to open Niccolo Suzhou in 2020

mm Chief Assignment Editor- May 24, 2019

Suzhou, fondly known as China’s Venice of the East, will take center stage as the city’s newest iconic landmark with ... Read More

Another nine historic sites added to UN World Heritage List
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Another nine historic sites added to UN World Heritage List

editor editor- June 28, 2011

Nine historic sites in Africa, Europe, the Middle East and Asia have been added to the World Heritage List, the ... Read More

Caribbean capital leads latest inscriptions to UN World Heritage List
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Caribbean capital leads latest inscriptions to UN World Heritage List

editor editor- June 27, 2011

The historic section of the capital of Barbados today became the Caribbean country's first entry on the United Nations-managed World ... Read More

Kenyan lakes, Japanese islands, Australian coast added to UN Heritage List
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Kenyan lakes, Japanese islands, Australian coast added to UN Heritage List

editor editor- June 25, 2011

The Kenya Lake System in the Great Rift Valley, Australia’s Ningaloo Coast and the Ogasawara Islands of Japan were today ... Read More

UNESCO presses for better preservation of World Heritage sites
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UNESCO presses for better preservation of World Heritage sites

editor editor- June 21, 2011

The head of the United Nations agency that manages the World Heritage List today called for better protection and preservation ... Read More

UNESCO appoints special envoy for Preah Vihear temple
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UNESCO appoints special envoy for Preah Vihear temple

editor editor- February 12, 2011

The head of the United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization (UNESCO) today named Koïchiro Matsuura as Special Envoy to ... Read More

China Danxia named to World Heritage List
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China Danxia named to World Heritage List

editor editor- August 6, 2010

FUZHOU, China - The World Heritage Committee meeting in Brasilia on August 1, 2010 resulted in "China Danxia" being named ... Read More

Germany’s Elbe Valley removed from UN World Heritage list owing to new bridge
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Germany’s Elbe Valley removed from UN World Heritage list owing to new bridge

editor editor- July 7, 2009

The United Nations cultural agency has removed Germany’s Dresden Elbe Valley from its World Heritage List due to the building ... Read More

Madain Saleh a crucial historical land mark
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Madain Saleh a crucial historical land mark

editor editor- August 5, 2008

The Director General of United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization (UNESCO) Koichiro Matsuura described the site of Madain Saleh, ... Read More

Malaysia’s Melaka and George Town added to UNESCO’s World Heritage List
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Malaysia’s Melaka and George Town added to UNESCO’s World Heritage List

editor editor- July 12, 2008

HONG KONG - Malaysia’s Melaka and George Town have been named as two of the eight new cultural sites added ... Read More

Thailand’s selected protection for Dong Phayayen-Khao Yai National Park
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Thailand’s selected protection for Dong Phayayen-Khao Yai National Park

editor editor- June 5, 2008

BANGKOK, Thailand (eTN) - In 2005, UNESCO put the Dong Phayayen-Khao Yai Forest Complex in the Nakhon Ratchasima into its ... Read More

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