MUSCAT: The Sultanate, represented by the Ministry of Information, is participating in Vilnius International Book Fair being held in Lithuania from February 20 to 23.
This participation aims to highlight various Omani publications, as well as the cultural, historical and literary heritage of the Sultanate, in addition to increasing the activation of cultural communication with various countries of the world.
The Sultanate’s pavilion includes many publications and titles coming under literature, arts, philosophy, science, history and other categories, in addition to publications in Arabic language and several foreign languages, Oman’s Annual Book, which will be presented in Arabic and other languages, and pictures to highlight prominent cultural and natural landmarks in the Sultanate.
A corner has been allocated at the Sultanate’s pavilion for screening documentaries to enlighten visitors on the Sultanate’s cultural, heritage and tourism aspects.
On the sidelines of the exhibition, a concert will be held, in which Omani artists from the ‘Peace Melody Initiative’ will take part. Omani musicians will perform some pieces of music in conjunction with the Lithuanian orchestra. — ONA