Al Nahdha Bookshop Book Fair 2017 starts in Salalah today

968175SALALAH: Al Nahdha Bookshop Book Fair 2017 opens today at the Directorate General of Heritage and Culture in the Governorate of Dhofar under the patronage of Sheikh Salim bin Oufait al Shanfari, Head of Dhofar Municipality. 40 publishers from the Sultanate, Lebanon, Egypt, Syria, UAE, Saudi Arabia and Sudan will participate in the book fair which will last until January 15. Ahmed bin Salim al Hajri, Director-General of the Directorate General of Heritage and Culture in the Governorate of Dhofar and Chairman of the Supervisory Committee of the book fair said that the book fair will be accompanied by 16 cultural, literary and poetic activities, criticism sessions and story readings, in addition to seminars on Arabic language and theater and copyright. — ONA