NAC arts mission tour to North Asia

20 August 2002, Singapore

A multi-agency mission from Singapore will embark on an arts mission tour to Hong Kong, Shanghai, Beijing, Tokyo and Taipei on August 16-23, furthering the efforts of the agencies in promoting Singapore as an international arts hub. Comprising the Singapore National Arts Council under the Ministry of Information, Communications in the Arts, the Singapore Tourism Board and Contact Singapore, the delegation will conduct informal dialogue sessions with the local media to update on the latest developments in the Singapore arts industry, as well as to share their insights on the transformation that Singapore has undergone in the past ten years. The delegation will be led by Susan Loh, Director (Corporate Communications & Marketing) NAC and Yeow Mei Sin, Deputy Director (Marketing and Communications) Singapore Tourism Board. Accompanying the delegation will be Singapore violinist Min Lee who will provide details of her own success story.