Introduction of Japan Week in Bhutan 2016


The Embassy of Japan, Japan Foundation New Delhi and JICA Bhutan Office will hold “Japan Week in Bhutan” in Thimphu from September 24th to October 1st, commemorating the 30th Anniversary of the establishment of Japan-Bhutan Diplomatic Relations.

Mr. Katsuyuki Kawai, Special Advisor to the Prime Minister of Japan, will attend the Opening Ceremony and the Opening Reception on September 24.

The detailed schedule of Japan Week in Bhutan is as follows.
 
Date Time Events
24
(Sat)
10:00
 
AM
 
 
14:30
 
 
 
 
 
 
19:00
Soccer School  at National Stadium, Thimphu (by invitation)
 
Deer Dance Workshop with the Royal Academy of Performing Arts (by invitation)
 
Opening Ceremony at Clock Tower, Thimphu (public event)
    *Opening remarks
    *Part 1: Performing Arts of Japan
    *Part 2: Japanese Songs Presentation
    *Part 3  Sports Exchange (Japanese Martial Arts)            
Exhibition: Photo-panels of JICA activities
 
Opening Reception of Japan Week (by invitation)
25
(Sun)
10:00
 
14:00
 
15:00

Soccer School at National Stadium, Thimphu (by invitation)
 
Soccer School at National Stadium, Thimphu (public event)
 
Film show: The Chef of South Polar at City Cinema, Thimphu (Film starts from 15:20) (public event)
26
(Mon)
14:10 Interactive Session on Japan & Film show: ‘From me to you’, Motithang HSS, Thimphu (by invitation)
27
(Tue)
  (No event)
28
(Wed)
15:30 Film show: ‘Doraemon The Movie: Nobita’s Dinosaur 2006’ at City Cinema, Thimphu  (Film starts from 15:50) (public event)
29
(Thu)
17:30 Film show: ‘Hana no Ato’ at National Land Commission’s Conference Hall, Thimphu (Film starts from 17:50) (public event)
30
(Fri)
10:00 Japanese Language Proficiency Trial Test at The Bhutan Centre for Japanese Studies, Thimphu (by invitation)
1
(Sat)
10:00 Japanese Language Seminar at The Bhutan Centre for Japanese Studies, Thimphu (by invitation)

In cooperation with the Royal Government of Bhutan.
 
Pamphlet of Japan Week in Bhutan