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New Cool Japan Strategy Focuses on Business Opportunities, Asahi Shimbun, 30 April 2013

5 reasons why you should not invest in art, The Economic Times, 29 April 2013


Crowdsourcing: In Search of Funding for the Arts and Business, Huffington Post, 29 April 2013


Saudi Artist plans Arab state’s first artist-run foundation, The Art Newspaper, 29 April 2013


Indonesia's music industry loses $1.65M a day from online piracy, ZDNet, 29 April 2013


Robert Redford: Film industry brings billions to the table, DocGeeks, 27 April 2013


Funding for Egyptian cultural projects: Q&A with EU official, Ahram online, 27 April 2013


Seoul: Park, Google founder discuss conditions for 'creative economy', Yonhap News Agency, 26 April 2013


Survival Strategies for Artists in a Modern World, World Policy Blog, 26 April 2013


UK: 40% of people want businesses to fund the arts, Thestage.co.uk, 26 April 2013 


UK: Talk of art funding cuts is "wrong", says creative industries chief, LondonLovesBusiness, 25 April 2013


Leading creative industries programs for Asian students, Asian Correspondent, 25 April 2013


‘How To Put Nigerian Art On Global Market’, The Guardian Nigeria, 20 April 2013


Are Europe’s Creative Industries Thriving? DigiBic, 19 April 2013

Bank officials discuss financing of services exports and creative industries, UNCTAD website / news, 15 April 2013


New Zealand: Website set up to attract art project donations, stuff.co.nz, 15 April 2013


Obama's arts budget plan goes beyond restoring 'sequester' cuts, Los Angeles Times, 15 April 2013


Why cultural tourism is not a quick fix, The Guardian (blog), 15 April 2013


China: Culture and entertainment expected to surge, China Daily, 13 April 2013


 ‘Cultural entrepreneurs’ tackle funds squeeze, Financial Times, 12 April 2013


South Africa: Public discussion on The State of Arts Funding, Artslink.co.za, 11 April 2013


Japanese GovernmentEstablishes “Creative Industries Internationalization Committee” to Strengthen the Proliferation of Japanese Anime, Manga, Fashion and Culture Throughout the World,Animenewsnetwork.com, 10 April 2013


Yo-Yo Ma leads call for arts funding in Washington,Los Angeles Times, 10 April 2013


Australia: Cultural policy fails to truly improve the funding offered for the nation's stories and songs, The Australian, 09 April 2013


Beijing Freeport: A gravitational shift in the Asian art market, Asian Correspondent, 09 April 2013

Show me the Manet: Would you pay to see art in the cinema? BBC News, 09 April 2013

As Korean game industry expands, cultural hurdles are breached, Yonhap News Agency, 09 April 2013


Tunis fashion festival combats flagging industry, Al Arabiya, 09 April 2013


Digital streaming boosts music industry, Financial Times, 08 April 2013


Films explore Qatar’s creative aspirations, Gulf Times, 08 April 2013


Seychelles’ first Arts Fair offers increased exposure for artists, forimmediaterelease.net, 08 April 2013


India’s film industry in crisis, The Times of India, 07 April 2013


Zayed bin Sultan bin Khalifa Al Nahyan praises Sharjah's support of UAE's culture and heritageZawya, 07 April 2013


European Union promotes Jordan's creative economy in cooperation with regional Arab Art and Design Platform, Ameinfo.com, 07 April 2013


Arts funding: the National Theatre is the very model of public-private partnershipThe public-private partnership Nicholas Hytner has forged at the National should be a blueprint for the subsidised arts sector, The Guardian, 07 April 2013

How Norway funds a thriving jazz sceneKPLU, 06 April 2013


Culture Instead of Cannabis: Amsterdam's Art Mecca Ambitions, Der Spiegel, 04 April 2013


Downtown Cairo's urban regeneration looks to its artists, Ahram online, 04 April 2013


The arts and culture affect community's quality of life, San Antonio News, 03 April 2013


Picasso in the chairman’s office, Deutsche Welle, 02 April 2013


Art, Religion, and Taxpayer Funding, Cato Institute, 02 April 2013


Marseille's £6bn Capital of Culture rebirth, The Guardian, 01 April 2013