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The days of culture of Moscow will be held from 16 to 18 October in the capital of Japan, said Friday in a press-service of the Moscow Department for external economic and international relations.
«The days of culture of Moscow will be held in the capital of Japan from 16 to 18 October. To participate in the activities of Tokyo will visit the delegation of Moscow government headed by Minister, head of the Department for external economic and international relations Sergey Cheremin», — said the press service.
Added that the opening ceremony of days of culture of the Russian capital in Tokyo will take place on October 17 in the square Akasaka Sakes, where will the job fair «Moscow festival».
As noted in the Department, at the exhibition residents and visitors to Tokyo will see photos of Moscow will be able to try dishes of traditional Russian cuisine, color in interactive art, to participate in master classes.
The main event of the business program will be the forum «Moscow and Tokyo. Common challenges, common interests», where the plenary sessions, speakers and participants will discuss issues of cooperation in the field of urban policy, infrastructure development, improving the quality of the urban environment, social support of the elderly, development of event tourism.
The program also includes formal meetings and negotiations in Moscow with representatives of the Tokyo government and Japanese business circles, said the Agency.
In addition, on October 18 in the framework of the events at the Tokyo University of arts will host a lecture, and in the oldest Japanese Ueno zoo will open the exposition of the Moscow zoo dedicated to the polar bear. Moscow will be completed in Japan a festival of Russian cartoons, noted in a press-service.