UAE Appreciates its Selection as Guest of Honor of Riyadh International Book Fair
United Arab Emirates has appreciated its selection as guest of honor of
the Riyadh International Book Fair, which will be patronized from 14 to
24 March, 2018 by the Custodian of the Two Holy Mosques King Salman bin
Abdulaziz Al Saud at Riyadh International Convention and Exhibition
Center under the theme "The Book is Future of Transformation" .
UAE Minister of Culture and Knowledge Development Noura Al-Kaabi
affirmed that the selection of United Arab Emirates as guest of honor of
this exhibition reflects the deep-rooted and long-standing ties between
the two countries in various fields, especially cultural, intellectual
and literary fields.
She pointed out that this step will enhance the exerted efforts in
promoting the cultural and literary action between the two brotherly
countries by presenting various artistic and literary works in one of
the most important book fairs in the region.
It deserves mentioning that the Riyadh International Book Fair is
one of the largest cultural events in the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia, and
best-selling among Arab exhibitions. It will include more than 500 Arab
and international publishing houses as well more than 80 cultural
events, according to organizers.