Main Israel Jubilee Events- Asia and Oceania
 Main Israel Jubilee Events- Asia and Oceania
 Main Israel Jubilee Events- Asia and Oceania
  Main Israel Jubilee Events: Asia and Oceania

Note: The information below was provided by the respective Israeli embassies and consulates abroad (highlighted in bold). For further information or clarification, please contact them directly. Addresses, e-mail addresses and contact numbers can be accessed from our website.

(updated as of January 4, 1998)




Type of event


Dec. 23, 1997

Lighting of the first candle and opening of the jubilee events by the Prime Minister of Thailand


January 1998

"Horizons" exhibition in conjunction with the National Assembly


Feb. 10, 1998

"Horizons" exhibition in Chiang Mai


Feb. 1011, 1998

Seminar on early-childhood education


Feb. 16, 1998

Screening of the film Because of That War at Thammasat University


Feb. 18, 1998

Opening of a Holocaust exhibition and lecture by Prof. Shevach Weiss at Thammasat University


March 1998

Master class and musical recitals by violinist Moshe Morwitz


Independence Day

Reception and musical event


MayJuly 1998

"Jerusalem from the Air" exhibition in Bangkok, Khon Kaen, and Phitsanulok


September 1998

Ceramics exhibition: "Impressions of a Trip to Israel"


OctoberDecember 1998

"Vibrant Israel" exhibition in Bangkok, Udon, and Songkhla
Childrens drawings of Israel at 50
Photo contest: "Israel in Thai Eyes." The photographs will be used in a planned exhibition of the same name.



Feb. 1998

Opening event "Vibrant Israel" exhibition



February 1998

Opening event reception and performance by the Kibbutz Dance Company


April 1998

Israeli films to be screened at the international film festival in Singapore


Independence Day

Reception and recital by violinist Haggai Shaham


MayJune 1998

Exhibition of Israeli postage stamps


September 1998

"Horizons" photo exhibition


Oct. 31, 1998

Salute to Israeli music the symphony orchestra will play classical Israeli pieces
Israel Week: food and trade fair




The photo exhibition "The Holy Land from an Asian Perspective" will be held at 14 churches throughout Taiwan.


Feb. 1924, 1998

Israel at the Taipei International Book Fair


Apr. 912, 1998

Films by students from the School of Film and Television in Jerusalem at the International Festival of Short Films


May 1998

50th Independence Day: jazz/ethnic music performance


MayJune 1998

Band consisting of long-time Petah Tiqva residents at the Taipei International Art Festival


NovemberDecember 1998

Retrospective on Israeli film as part of the Golden Horse international film festival in Taipei