09:22 | 16/08/2018 Culture & Art
As part of activities marking the 45th anniversary of the Vietnam-Japan diplomatic relations (1973-2018), the events will be jointly organized by the provincial People’s Committee, the Japanese Embassy in Vietnam, agencies, organizations and businesses in Quang Nam and Japan.
|Hoi An Ancient Town (pictured) will be the hosting venue for the Japan Cultural Day in Quang Nam|
The opening ceremony of these two events will be held at 8pm on August 17, featuring attractive art performances staged by Quang Nam and Japanese artists.
There will be a wide range of cultural activities such as the re-enactment of the wedding of Princess Ngoc Hoa and Japanese businessman Araki Soaro at Hoi An port and the debut of the Goodwill Ambassador of the 16th Hoi An - Japan Cultural Exchange Ueno Yuuka.
A photo exhibition entitled “Invaluable heritages” will also be held together with a boat race, cultural and art exchanges, martial art performances, handicraft display, and culinary activities.
In addition, the organising board will host a meeting between Japanese investors, seminars on building and developing smart cities in combination with environmental protection and Japan’s educational experience, and a Quang Nam - Japan friendship exchange.