0835 GMT December 09, 2019
This was announced by Japanese Ambassador to Iran Hiroyasu Kobayashi in a meeting with the Managing Director of Iran's Cultural Exhibitions Amir Masoud Shahram-Nia, reported ISNA.
Kobayashi pointed to the upcoming 90th anniversary of Iran-Japan diplomatic ties, and added that the book fair would be a great opportunity to further bilateral ties.
Elaborating on the history of the book fair and the process of inviting foreign guests to the earlier editions of the event, Shahram-Nia said that Iran's interactions with other international book fairs have increased in recent years.
The 30th Tehran International Book Fair which was held from May 3 to 13, 2017 in the southern Tehran hosted publishers from 32 countries.