TRC discuses strategic Omani culture project in Dhofar

SALALAH: The Research Council (TRC), represented by the Strategic Program for the Cultural Heritage of Oman, organised a workshop entitled “Projects of Omani Strategic Program and Cultural Heritage” in the Governorate of Dhofar in cooperation with the Municipality of Dhofar.
The workshop included two sessions. The first session dealt with the theme of Omani personalities engaged in trade and industry in the Governorate of Dhofar in terms of the idea and the foundations.
The session was presented by Dr Suleiman al Mahthouri, member of the research team of the project.
The second session dealt with the languages and dialects in the Sultanate in terms of the idea, the foundations and the linguistic phenomena in Dhofar, in addition to discussing the project of tales and legends related to the places. The session was presented by Dr Mohammed al Saqri, member of the research team.
The workshop was attended by Dr Abdullah bin Nasser al Harrasi, Chairman of the Public Authority for Radio and Television (PART), Adviser Abdullah bin Aqeel al Ibrahim, Acting Deputy Governor of Dhofar, and a number of officials, researchers and those interested in the Omani cultural heritage. — ONA