The 4th Annual Japan Festival, which features events that highlight Japanese culture, will be held on 2-4 February at Lao ITECC.
Sideline events of the festival include Japanese Products Exhibition, One Piece Meet and Greet, Company Presentations, Sylvanian Families Characters Dance Show, Cool and Kawaii Japan 2018 (Cosplay & Anime Song Contest), J-POP Cover Dance Competition, Dance Man Concert (performance by Mortal Combat and Lao dancers), Kimono show, and Japanese traditional dance and Lao lamvong.
The Japan festival aims to promote relations and cooperation between the two countries of Laos and Japan. Meanwhile, it is expected that the Japanese Products Exhibition will provide Lao and Japanese companies the opportunity to network and build partnerships.
This upcoming cultural exchange event will be organized by the Japanese Embassy to Laos in cooperation with the Association of Japanese Residents in the Lao PDR, the Japan Alumni of Laos, the Japanese Chamber of Commerce and Industry in Vientiane, the Japan External Trade Organization (JETRO) Vientiane Office, the Japan International Cooperation Agency (JICA) Laos Office, the Japan Foundation Asia Center, the Vientiane Liaison Office and the Lao National Chamber of Commerce and Industry.