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Tribute to the Country of Honour - CHINA

           THURSDAY 05/10           

  10:00 - 10:30       EXHIBITION OPENING  

Unveiling ceremony of the special exhibition

A Comprehensive Collection of Ancient Chinese Paintings

Venue: University of Cyprus (New Campus)

Language: Chinese-English consecutive interpreting

 

 

Mr Zhang Jianchun,

Vice Minister of Publicity Department of the CPC Central Committee,

Mr LI Yaohui

Charge d’affaires at the Embassy of the People’s Republic of China in Cyprus,

Moderator: Ms Lin Liying

President of China National Publications Import and export (Group) Co.Ltd.

Agenda

 Speech by Zhang Jianchun,

Vice Minister of Publicity Department of the CPC Central Committee

Speech by Ms Annita Demetriou

Unveiling of the exhibition

 

10:20-10:30 Visit the exhibition

           FRIDAY 06/10           

  12:00 - 13:30       FORUM  

China-Cyprus Forum for Civilizations Exchanges and Cooperation
Exploring Harmonious Coexistence Between Civilizations and Between Humanity and Nature

Co-organised by the China National Publications Import & Export (Group) CO., Ltd, the Embassy of the People’s Republic of China in Cyprus, the University of Cyprus and the Research Institute Promitheas.

 

Language: English - Chinese

VENUE: UNIVERSITY OF CYPRUS, New Campus

(Conference Hall, Anastasios Leventis Building, Room B108)

SEAT RESERVATION IS REQUIRED. Please email us at nicosiabookfestival@gmail.com

  19:15        OFFICIAL OPENING OF THE 8th NICOSIA BOOK FEST  

INAUGURATION OF PHOTO EXHIBITION AND GUEST OF HONOR COUNTRY

  • Inauguration of photo exchibition and Guest of Honour Country

  • Welcome Note and introduction of the guests

  • Speech by the President of the BoD of Promitheas Research Institute, Mr Menelaos Menelaou

  • Speech by the Charge d' affaires of the Embassy of the People’s Republic of China in Cyprus, Mr LI Yaohui

  •  

    Speech by the Deputy Minister of Culture of Cyprus, Ms Vasiliki Kassianidou

  • Speech by the Representative of the delegation from China

  • Ceremonial exchange of gifts Organiser and Country of Honour


LECTURE / KEY NOTE SPEACH
Man and Nature in Harmony

Introductory speech: Prof. Kostas Gouliamos

Key Note speech: Prof. Liu Zhenyun, (author and professor at Renmin University of China)

20:30 LAUNCHING OF THE CHINA PAVILION

Language: English
VENUE: SPILIES EVENTS ROOM, Akropolis Park

SEAT RESERVATION IS REQUIRED. Please email us at nicosiabookfestival@gmail.com

                SATURDAY 07/10              

  10:00 - 20:00        CHINESE BOOK EXHIBITION  

VENUE: CHINA PAVILION - (by the Central Stage)

  10:30        MUSIC PERFORMANCE  

I am a book, Read me!

Chinese children’s choir performs the song I’m a book Read me

Organised by Confucius Institute at the University of Cyprus

 

VENUE: CENTRAL STAGE

  10:30        MUSIC PERFORMANCE  

I am a book, Read me!

Chinese children’s choir performs the song I’m a book Read me

Organised by Confucius Institute at the University of Cyprus

 

VENUE: CENTRAL STAGE

  11:00 - 15:00       CHINESE PUBLICATIONS  

Publishing exchange activities

 

VENUE: CENTRAL STAGE

  11:05       PERFORMANCE  

Performance of Chinese Calligraphy
Organised by Confucius Institute at the University of Cyprus

 

VENUE: PERFORMANCE STAGE ‘ANALOYIO’

  15:00        GUEST OF HONOR COUNTRY TRIBUTE  

Wander in Chinese Culture

 

VENUE: LITERARY STAGE

  17:30        MUSIC PERFORMANCE  

Performance featuring traditional Chinese musical instruments
Organised by Confucius Institute at the University of Cyprus

 

VENUE: CENTRAL STAGE

  18:30        NETWORKING EVENT  

Cyprus-China publishers and bookshop owners networking
Organised by the Nicosia Book Fest

 

VENUE: CHINA PAVILION

                ΚΥΡΙΑΚΗ 08/10              

  10:00 - 20:00        CHINESE BOOK EXHIBITION  

VENUE: CHINA PAVILION - (by the Central Stage)

  11:30       Kong Zhu PERFORMANCE  

Organised by Confucius Institute at the University of Cyprus

 

VENUE: CENTRAL STAGE

  12:40        GUEST OF HONOR COUNTRY TRIBUTE  

Wander in Chinese Culture

 

VENUE: LITERARY STAGE

  16:00        PERFORMANCE  

Performance of Chinese Calligraphy
Organised by Confucius Institute at the University of Cyprus

 

VENUE: PERFORMANCE STAGE ‘ANALOYIO’

  17:00      CHINESE HANDCRAFTS  

Paper Folding - Traditional chinese paper folding kids activities
Organised by Confucius Institute at the University of Cyprus

 

VENUE: CHILDRENS ACTIVITIES (the Children’s Stage)

  18:30        TRADITIONAL CHINESE PUPPET PERFORMANCE  

Quan Zhou Marionette Troupe
Organised by Confucius Institute at the University of Cyprus

 

VENUE: CENTRAL STAGE

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