(28-02-2017): In continuation of Public Diplomacy endeavours, the Embassy in collaboration with International Artists Center organized“Join Us for Tea Event”and welcomed over 50Japanese nationals mainly women including artists, academics, students, businesspersons and members of the civil society.
The guests were accorded a warm welcome and given a detailed presentation on Pakistan’s cultural and historical aspects, women empowerment, strengthening of democracy, beautiful landscape, rich heritage, tourism attractive places, strong cultural and civilizational linkage between Pakistan and Japan particularly through Nara and Ghandhara.
In his remarks the Ambassador underlined the importance of people to people contact and the positive developments taking place in the fields of business, infrastructure, investment, democracy and women empowerment. He particularly emphasized to see ‘True Image’ of Pakistan through Japanese eyes. The Ambassador also gave traditional shawls and bangles to the members of the International Artists Centre which were deeply appreciated.
The question and answer session ranging on several aspectsproved interesting.The event concluded after an interactive session over high tea with which Pakistani cuisine was served.
TOKYO, PR 24/2017