Bait Al Zubair, Omani Society For Writers and Literati sign cultural cooperation agreement

With an intention to support writers and support the promotion of Omani literature, Bait Al Zubair Foundation and Omani Society for Writers and Literati signed a cultural cooperation agreement recently.
The agreement was signed by Hani M Al Zubair, Director, The Zubair Corporation and the Chairman of Zubair Automotive Group Said bin Muhammad Al Saqlawi, president, Oman Association for Writers and Literati. The signing ceremony was attended by several writers, intellectuals and those connected with the cultural compass of the Sultanate.
Bait Al Zubair Foundation, the cultural arm of The Zubair Corporation, has been steadfastly devoted to preserving and advancing Oman’s culture, and continues to be a key player in this quest. The Foundation manages the cultural space and develops projects relating to heritage, art, community, history and publishing.
Commenting on the agreement, Dr Mohammed bin Abdul Karim Al Shahi, general manager, Bait Al Zubair Foundation said, “Bait Al Zubair Foundation has been promoting Omani art and culture while fostering knowledge. This partnership reflects the cultural values that Bait Al Zubair Foundation seeks to impart. We aim to support each other to further strengthen the exchanges and cooperation in the field of culture and literature. We will use our synergy to add verve to the cultural scene in the country.”
He added, “We will work to create a conducive milieu for Omani writers and support them in the process of publishing, documenting, networking and printing. Writers will be given a platform to celebrate their cultural work. We hope that this agreement will be the first of the many between Bait Al Zubair Foundation and Omani Society For Writers and Literati that will encourage a sustainable relationship. We will work hard to strengthen the bonds between the people of Oman in the context of the country’s diverse and rich cultural heritage.”
This agreement highlights the role of Omani Society for Writers and Literati in activating the cultural movement in the Sultanate.