|calendar>>September 13. 2012 Juch 101|
China's Pavilion Enjoys Popularity in Pyongyang Book Fair
| Pyongyang, September 13 (KCNA) -- The 8th Pyongyang International Science and Technology Book Fair took place at the Grand People's Study House here on Sept. 10-12.
Conspicuous in the fair was the pavilion of the State Press and Publication Administration of China.
Jon Yong Hui, an employee at the Grand People's Study House, told KCNA:
"The State Press and Publication Administration of China exhibited many volumes of books in the fair, enjoying popularity.
Especially, the sci-tech books drew great interest from local scientists and students."
Jong Kwang Ryol, a student at Kim Chaek University of Technology, said:
"At the exhibition I could get a better understanding of what I wanted to know."
Kim Pong Hun, a researcher at the State Academy of Sciences, said:
"The books exhibited gave me a glimpse of the latest sci-tech achievements made worldwide. They are helpful to obtaining necessary knowledge."
The administration took part in the fair several times in the past and exhibited more than 4 000 volumes of books this time.
On Wednesday, it donated the exhibited books to the DPRK on behalf of the press organs in China.
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