Guest of Honour Country

This year China will be the Guest of Honour Country at the NDWBF 2016. In recent years, Chinese government has attached great importance to China Country of Honour Programs at the international book fairs so as to further strengthen the exchanges and cooperation between China and the other countries. Following the Country of Honour presentations in many international book fairs, including Frankfurt Book Fair (2009), London Book Fair (2012), Book Expo America (2015), etc., China has been invited as the Guest of Honour Country at the New Delhi World Book Fair 2016 (9 – 17 January). Rich volumes of Chinese books, professional forums and seminars, cultural exhibitions, and literature salons will be organized at the NDWBF 2016 to promote literary and cultural ties between India and China as well as the bilateral people-to-people exchanges.