On March 18, the Ministry of Culture, Sports, and Tourism announced the line-up for their Korea-UAE Festival.

Some of the names that have been confirmed are ASTRO, MAMAMOO, and NCT Dream. Alongside these names, other artists have been announced for the line-up, including THE BOYZ, aespa, and B.I.G.

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The cultural event will be held jointly with the United Arab Emirates (UAE) Ministry of Culture and Youth to “celebrate 40 years of bilateral ties.”

The Korea-UAE Festival will run online between March 31 to April 2. The event aims to promote Korean content to local people in the UAE and K-pop performances for global fans!

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In a statement from the Minister of Culture, Sports and Tourism Hwang Hee, he explained the event’s message.

Despite the challenges caused by COVID-19, this event, to be opened in a noncontact format, will form a future-oriented cultural community between both countries and offer an opportunity to expand cultural exchanges and cooperation throughout the Arab world.

— Minister Hwang Hee

Fans will be able to watch the performances on various platforms, including SBS‘s The K-pop YouTube channel and Naver’s VLive platform.