JUST hosts Japanese Cultural Day to promote cultural exchange

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AMMAN — The Jordan University of Science and Technology (JUST) organized a Japanese cultural day event on Thursday, aimed at familiarizing students with the distinctive and vibrant aspects of Japanese culture, the Jordan News Agency, Petra, reported. اضافة اعلان

In collaboration with the Japanese Embassy in Amman and the JICA Alumni Association of Jordan, the event offered an enlightening presentation on the history of Japanese culture, sports, and traditions, along with a captivating display of traditional Japanese costumes.

The students were treated to a delightful array of Japanese music performances, adding a melodious touch to the cultural celebration.

Exchange and cooperationCommending the event, Japanese Ambassador to Jordan Okuyama Jiro underscored the significance of cultural exchange in fostering mutual understanding and cooperation between Jordan and Japan.

The ambassador expressed his appreciation for the event and its role in strengthening the ties between the two nations.

President Khalid Al-Salem of JUST expressed his delight at celebrating the Japanese cultural day, emphasizing the university's commitment to fostering productive partnerships with the Japanese embassy.

Salem highlighted the university's dedication to acquainting students with various global civilizations, underscoring the importance of a well-rounded education.

"JUST places a strong emphasis on establishing international research collaborations and expanding its network of overseas partners, particularly with Japanese institutions. This allows us to leverage the best research techniques and generate high-caliber scientific results," Salem said.

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