33rd Beijing Book Fair to open in January 2020

2019-11-20 02:49:34 GMT2019-11-20 10:49:34(Beijing Time) Xinhua English

BEIJING, Nov. 19 (Xinhua) -- The 33rd Beijing Book Fair will be held from Jan. 9 to 11, 2020 at the China International Exhibition Center, according to a press conference Tuesday.

The book fair will showcase publications focusing on topics such as the 70th founding anniversary of the People's Republic of China, the 40th anniversary of the beginning of China's reform and opening-up, as well as targeted poverty alleviation.

The organizing committee of the event said the book fair is expected to be a one-stop service platform for communicating and trading between publishers, distributors and readers.

A series of activities including seminars, new book releases and meetings of writers and readers will also be held during the book fair.

The book fair is co-organized by the Publishers Association of China and the Book and Periodicals Distribution Association of China, under the guidance of the Publicity Department of the Communist Party of China Central Committee.