To celebrate the 30th anniversary of diplomatic relations between the Republic of Korea and Bhutan, the Embassy of the Republic of Korea in Dhaka, Bangladesh will be organising several Korean Cultural Events from September 21 to October 2.

A press release from the embassy states that the events symbolise the long-standing friendship between the two countries.

The events include Korea Cup Taekwondo Championships 2017 from September 21 to 24 and Korea and Bhutan Friendship concert at the Clock Tower Square in Thimphu on September 24. According to the press release, four well known Korean musical performance teams will perform at the concert.

Bhutan Film Association will organise a Korean film festival from September 22 to October 2. The inauguration will be at the Lugar Theatre on September 22.

“These events will provide a good opportunity for Bhutanese people to enjoy and share Korean world of music and culture with high-level uniqueness,” the press release states. “It will also be a precious occasion to deepen mutual understanding between people of the two countries.

Staff reporter