Fahasa hosts Japanese book exhibition

Fahasa, a leading book distributor in Vietnam has cooperated with Japanese bookshop chain Kinokuniya opened the Japan’s book exhibition at Nguyen Hue bookstore in Ho Chi Minh City’s District 1 on June 1.

At the opening ceremony of the exhibition (Photo: Sggp)

At the opening ceremony of the exhibition (Photo: Sggp)

The event displays more than 15,000 titles with 30,000 copies in various genres, such as comics, literature, Bunko (Japanese small-format paperback book), culture, fashion, architecture, text and reference books and more.

The Ho Chi Minh City Book Distributors Joint Stock Company (Fahasa) has been selected as one of the top ten retailers in Vietnam and among the top 500 Asia-Pacific retailers by the Singapore-based Retail Asia magazine. The company plans to have between 100-120 bookstores cross the country with a focus in northern provinces by 2020.

Kinokuniya is one of the largest bookstore chains in Japan, with more than 80 stores and 35 sales offices worldwide.

By XUAN THAN– Translated by Kim Khanh

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