South Asia International Book Fair 2023 kicks off

Kathmandu, November 21

The first ever South Asia International Book Fair 2023 kicked off today at Exhibition Hall, Bhrikutimandap, Kathmandu. It has been five years since Nepal has hosted any international book fair. The book fair will be conducted till November 25, 2023 for five days.

The fair carries a slogan “Explore the Charm of Asian Culture and Literature”.

The fair has been organized by Federation of Nepal Books and Stationary Business together in cooperation with Current Media and Research Center Pvt. Ltd. The fair has been supported by China International Book Trading Corporation and Current Publication Pvt. Ltd.

The fair has in-total 180 booths among which would be 100 national booths, 35 publishers of China and remaining 45 of other countries including India, Bangladesh, the US and Egypt.