In cooperation with JTB, Embassy has organized presenation of Serbia for the members of Mizuho Bank's Premium Brilliant Club on 14 June. Ambassador Nenad Glišić in his welcome speech stressed that friendly relations between Serbia and Japan have a 136 year old tradition. He emphasized that Prime Minister Abe's visit to Serbia in January 2018 has given further impetus to bilateral relations and intererst of Japanies companies and tourists in Serbia. He expressed hope that Premium Brilliant Club member will also decide to visit Serbia and use the opportunity to see her natural beauties, as well as hospitality of Serbian people.
Ms. Tijana Nagato dressed in Serbain national costume and Mr. Chihaya Oyaizu delivered a presentation of Serbia in Japanese language. Guests had the opportunity to see the promotional video of the Tourist Organization of Serbia - The Danube in Serbia: 588 Impressions.
Spouse of the former Japanese Envoy to Serbia and head of Associaton for promotion of music exchange Japan-Serbia Ms. Etusko Tsunozaki (violin) and Ms. Rika Fukuda (piano) dressed in Serbian national costumes performed for the guests various Serbian compositions from Central and South Serbia. As a surprise, Ambasador Glišić on guitar joined the artists in performing "April u Beogradu" and "Tamo Daleko".
Guests had the opportunity to also taste Serbian food prepared by catering company E-food and presented by Ms. Yuriko Aoki. Serbian wines available in Japan Prokupac and Tamjanika (winery Ivanović) were also served.