Book on His Majesty launched

The book titled Adjacent Dimensions in the Thinking of Sultan Qaboos was launched on Monday at the Diplomatic Club under the auspices of His Highness Sayyid Asaad bin Tareq al Said, Deputy Prime Minister for International Relations and Cooperation Affairs and Personal Representative of His Majesty the Sultan, in the presence of a number of their highnesses, their excellencies and accredited ambassadors of sisterly and friendly countries.
HH Sayyid Asaad, the chief guest, launched the book and watched a visual show on the chapters of the book and an overview about the author, Dr Majdi al Afifi.
Afterwards, the author, Dr Afifi delivered a speech where he expressed sincere gratitude and respect to His Majesty Sultan Qaboos. He pointed out that the 600-page book falls in three chapters.
He then signed the first version of the book to His Majesty Sultan Qaboos and delivered it to the chief guest. He then presented another copy to HH Sayyid Asaad, the chief guest. It should be noted that the 600-page book is published by Dar Al Maarif in Egypt. It includes three parts and 10 chapters.
The author has been working in Akhbar Al Youm newspaper since 1976 and is Editor In-Chief of Akhbar al Adab. He occupied a number of media positions in the Sultanate during the period from 1984 to 2010. He is a writer, a poet, critic, lecturer and member of both the Journalists Syndicate and Egypt Writers Union. — ONA