Islamabad, December 15, 2012 (PPI-OT): “Journey of Friendship”, a 13-Episode T.V serial on a travelogue on China, was launched at the Pakistan Embassy Residence, Singapore on Saturday. The serial introduces the Chinese people and their culture to the Pakistani audience and has been made for the very first time by a Pakistani team.
Ms. Saadia Haseeb, Managing Director of SHP production informed the audience that it is for the first time that Chinese culture has been introduced to the people of Pakistan by a Pakistani production team. “Journey of Friendship” was launched in Beijing, China before coming to Singapore, says a press release received here today.
Addressing the gathering, Pakistan’s High Commissioner in Singapore, Syed Hasan Javed stated that this travelogue on China will help in enhancing understanding, friendship, and goodwill between Pakistan and the Chinese speaking community in East Asia.
The event was attended by prominent cultural bodies and personalities of Singapore including heads of Singapore-China Society, representatives of Singapore-Chinese Women Association and media bodies. The Serial is the first documentary of its kind made on China, eagerly awaited to be screened by TV channels in view of the longstanding friendship between Pakistan and the Republic of China. The Serial is a valuable insight for all those who visit China and take interest to know as to what the Chinese life is like.
The travelogue covers six cities including Beijing, Shanghai, Guilin, Shenzhen, Hong Kong and Macau. It shows different aspects of Chinese lifestyle including cuisines, shopping, cultural and life traditions, education, progress etc. This travelogue series, is a window to the culture of Pakistan and Peoples’ Republic of China. The TV Serial was well received by the audience.
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