We held 2019 women’s handball world championship hospitality event!

On Saturday, December 7, 2019, the “Women’s Hospitality Event” of the 2019 Women’s Handball World Championship Kumamoto was held at the entrance of the Higo Bank Head Office on the 1st floor and the 2nd floor large conference room and foyer.


At the conference room, President Kai gave a welcome speech, simultaneous screening of English version and Japanese version of DVD “Water:An essential resource for Life” , and presented Kumamoto’s groundwater and information on scenic spots in English. There was a support message from President Higo Bank’s President Kasahara. Kumamon also rushed to the stage with a surprise.


In the “Introduction to Kumamoto Culture ”, each booth received many visitors. The photo shows the Tea ceremony at Higo Koryu Hakusui-kai.


It is a World’s and Kumamoto’s water tasting.
Provided by: Kumamoto City Water and Sewarage Service Corporation


It is a VR experience of handball.
Provided by NTT WEST


Kimono Furisode display.
Provided by Tsutsumi Photo Studio


In the center, you can experience the flower arrangement of the Kado Saga Goryu.The front is free distribution of oranges, and the back is wine tasting.
Provided by: <Mikan> JA Kumamoto Kajitsuren <Wine> Kumamoto Wine Co.,Ltd


This work was created by Saga Goryu at the main entrance of the Higo Bank head office in prayer for the success of the players. (The center is the handball game ball)


Approximately 400 people attended the hospitality event and distributed the sweets of Kobai prepared for gifts. The audience in the large conference room was about 200 people.
We’re honored to have the International Handball Federation Chairman Hassan Mustafa watch for a long time until the end of the lecture “Charm of Kumamoto”. We sincerely thank everyone who sponsored the hospitality event.