JYJ appeared in Osaka! Over 20,000 inquiries from fans
November 15TH, Osaka Prefecture- At the opening ceremony of the exhibition of Hallyu goods and KPOP, “Korea Brand & Entertainment Expo (KBEE 2012)” held at Intex Osaka, the appointed publicity ambassador, famous group JYJ and singer, Park Hyo Shin appeared.
According to the Korean Media news, when asked about activities in Japan, Jaejoong said,
“There are various reasons but, if we could find a solution we would like to be active in drama and as singers. We are always ready to do (these) activities”
After the opening ceremony, a K-POP stage performance was held and participated by Park Hyo Shin and 6 members idol group, VIXX.
Thousands of fans could not enter the ceremony hall cheered outside
Just to catch a glimpse of JYJ, more than 20,000 applications were received from the Japanese fans for the invitation to the opening ceremony, but the invited was only 500 fans. On the day, the line started since early morning at the venue and there were thousands of fans who could not manage to enter the ceremony hall.
KBEE 2012, the exhibition is the largest scale expo of Hallyu in a foreign country. Due to the appearance of the famous stars, during the two days expo, more than 30,000 people came to visit the exhibitions.
On the afternoon of 15th at 2 pm, the opening ceremony of Korea Brand & Entertainment Expo (KBEE2012) was held and in attendance are the formally appointed ambassadors of the event, JYJ (Junsu, Jaejoong, Yoochun) and Park Hyoshin. They are entrust as the publicity ambassador and participated in tape cutting ceremony to raise the curtain for the event.
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JYJ was awarded from the Minister of Knowledge and Economy.
JYJ received an award from the Minister of Knowledge and Economy at an opening ceremony of ‘KBEE 2012’ (Korea Brand & Entertainment Expo 2011) that was held at INTEX Exhibition Center in Osaka, Japan, on 15th. JYJ was recognized as the top Hallyu star that actively influences various areas of cultural industries.
C-Jes Entertainment, the agency of JYJ, said that, “With the fact that delivering Hallyu culture in countries such as in South America and Europe where have weak basement for Hallyu culture while not having limited concerts in Asia depends on profit, and the fact that creating chances and signal for Japanese fans to visit Korea with concert, drama fan meetings and fan fairs while JYJ’s activities in Japan is not allowed, and other facts are the result of JYJ’s efforts.” Also, C-Jes Entertainment added that, “Even though JYJ has no recent activity in Japan and visited Osaka after 3 years from the last visit, thousands of fans at an airport proved JYJ’s popularity.”
Meanwhile, JYJ said at the ceremony that, “We’re so happy to see many people who love Korea and our music though concerts and fan fair events. We’re going to be better with better activities after this meaningful award,” in a fluent Japanese.