Friday, April 18, 2014

#MAKTABIOS Weekly Bulletin 4/18/2014

Mauritania Education Minister looking to cooperate with the King Abdulaziz Public Library

Occultation Tunis International Book Fair 2014

Libya involved for the first time in the ninth Erbil International book Fair

Deputy Premier opens 16th Bahrain International Book Fair

Sultan Al Qasimi supports children's book with two million dirhams

5 thousand visitors to the mobile library in "Jubail"

Modern visual language Constitute the Saudi Pavilion in Abu Dhabi Book Fair 2014

Strengthen cooperation between Hamdan bin Mohammed center and The National Archives

Wednesday, April 16, 2014

Strengthen cooperation between Hamdan bin Mohammed center and The National Archives

Dr.Amina with Fatima and Salma

Abu Dhabi National Archives discussed with a delegation from the Hamdan Bin Mohammed center to revive the heritage of ways to enhance cooperation in the development of rules and principles advanced solid archive of the center, and the exchange of expertise in the areas of research and oral history.

This came during a visit by Dr. "Amina Aldhaheri" Director of Research and Studies, accompanied by "Fatima Mohammed" Senior management at the headquarters of the National Archives in Abu Dhabi .. where to meet with "Salma Al Mansouri" The director of the archives which provided for the visitors a presentation on management's vision, mission and objectives operational, and what they offer in terms of documenting and archiving the nation's memory save millions through historical documents of great importance in the history and heritage of the UAE and the Gulf region.

At the conclusion of the visit, Dr. Amina Aldhaheri praised of The National Archives holdings and the significant role played by.

Sultan Al Qasimi supports children's book with two million dirhams

Sharjah Reading Festival for the child 2014

His Highness Sheikh Dr. "Sultan bin Mohammed Al Qasimi" Supreme Council Member and Ruler of Sharjah, inaugurated yesterday the sixth session of the Sharjah children's Reading Festival , which runs until April 25 this in Expo Centre Sharjah with the participation of 124 publishing houses from 17 countries and more than 175 guests from (literary figures .. intellectual and cultural .. academic and artistic Arab and foreign) who will participate in 1694 event will be organized by the activities over 11 days. HH Sheikh Sultan bin Mohammed Al Qasimi, gave generous support of the Children's Book allocate two million dirhams for it.

After cutting the ribbon "Al Qasimi" opening Sharjah Exhibition for drawing children books at its third session with the participation of more than 96 artists from around the world .. favors His Highness to honoring the winners of the six exhibition Awards that amounting 21 thousand U.S.D .

Walid Taher from Egypt won the first-place prize worth eight thousand dollars and got Mariana Villanueva from Mexico on the second place prize worth six thousand dollars in beat Francesca Vinyaga from Italy won the third place amounting to four thousand dollars and earned three incentive awards amounting to the value of one of them a thousand dollars Andrea Baclar from Slovenia and sees Salabiria from Spain and Yolanda Mosquera from Spain.

Sharjah children's Reading Festival in its sixth includes 1694 activities spread over the child program .. the program of cultural .. culinary corner .. coffee shop and cafe culture of the child in addition to the exhibition thousand Inventions & Inventions, and Sharjah Exhibition of drawing children books.

Child Program includes 875 activities includes workshops, technical education sand painting art Alvesfassae, decoration and calligraphy, the art of paper winding and Orcha training to stimulate memory and the development of mental skills through the game of chess, mathematics and logic, as well as lectures on the Rights of the Child, and the attacks that can be exposed to and how to avoid them and reporting .. along with theatrical and cinematic literacy sessions and creative activities and seminars on topics of environmental and heritage, scientific and healthy.

Saturday, April 12, 2014

Modern visual language Constitute the Saudi Pavilion in Abu Dhabi Book Fair 2014

Model shows the design of the Saudi Pavilion at the exhibition

Saudi cultural attaché in the UAE "Dr. Saleh Alsuhaibani" pointed out that the Kingdom's pavilion at the Abu Dhabi International Book Fair This year will see a different design, pointing out that the pavilion will welcome visitors with the language of visual contemporary simulates the font and color in the form of bright where Don and wing design form book or encyclopedia .. that can be seen from all over the exhibition from the idea and philosophy that built them. Saudi Cultural Attaché in the UAE continues its preparations to highlight the Kingdom's participation in the 24th session of the exhibition, which kicks off next April 30 and lasts six days.

participates in the wing more than 25 governmental entity represented in institutions of higher education & technical and government libraries to highlight what the Kingdom have reached of scientific progress and civilization, as well as the definition of the world's some of cultural and scientific aspects in the Kingdom.

Alsuhaibani reported that the pavilion featuring an exhibition of photographic images and a cornerstone special plastic art exhibition fee includes craft and sculpture , pointing to the « Cultural Salon » in the pavilion will include a variety of vertebrae , while the pavilion will host a number of Theater-goers Saudi to talk.

He indicated that the pavilion provided the cornerstone for children which can until the age of 12 highlighting what assets they have talents and culture through cultural workshops suitable for their age.

The Abu Dhabi International Book Fair is one of the most growing book fairs in the world , it enjoys the participation of the major role of the Arab and international publishing , which has participated 1025 publishing house in last year's session , it's expected that the number of exhibitors this year increase to 1050 .. offering an increase of 10% in exhibition space , which is being held at the Abu Dhabi national Exhibition Centre.

Libya involved for the first time in the ninth Erbil International book Fair

Erbil International book Fair

Publishers Union in Libya announced on Saturday that they "participates for the first time" at the ninth Erbil International book Fair, indicated that they will participate in the coming years "more effectively" as pointed out that the publishing industry in Libya "has been activated recently after the end of the domination by Country , "expressing optimism" sizeable area of ​​freedom".

The head of the Libya Union Publishers "Ali Auan" said that "This is our first time in Erbil International book Fair, so it was symbolic to a certain extent ؛ noting that : we didn't know the books required in the region so we came small samples from Libyan libraries and some universities will join us in the coming years more effective".

Auan Added that "the books that we are bring out are from different Libyan publishing houses including (Dar Ferjany, Dar El shaab, the library of February 17 and Dar El rowad) ؛ He pointed out "We will Defines the Erbil International Book Libya because the desire to participate by Libyan universities in book fairs and we will try to present the Libya Ministry of Culture ".

Auan stressed that "the private sector began in the late nineties and the beginning of 2000 to publish the Academic books and the number of Libyans publishers now exceeds 100 publisher and they have many books in all fields of science and knowledge," he pointing out that  "Libya is now in a wide range of freedoms of the writer in order writes now hasn't any reservations on writing both in terms of historical or literary".

President of the Kurdistan region "Massoud Barzani" opened in the second of April 2014, the ninth Erbil International book Fair held by Almada Foundation for Media-term and culture and will run for ten days.