Sultanate Concludes Participation as Special Guest in Paris Book Fair

Paris, The Sultanate concluded its participation as a special guest in the 39th session of Paris Book Fair during March 14th till 15th.

The closing day of the cultural activities included a lecture on “Omani Media and its Enlightenment Role” by Dr. Mohammed bin Mubarak al-Araimi, Chairman of the Omani Journalists Association (OJA). The session was moderated by Dr. Majid Ne’ma.

It was followed by a lecture on the benefits of Omani frankincense. The session was moderated by Sterine Le Maguire. Mohammed bin Abdullah al-Baroumi, researcher at Nizwa University gave a lecture in the session.

Ahmed bin Abdullah al-Busaidi, Chairman of Photographic Society of Oman of the Sultan Qaboos Higher Center for Culture and Science, presented a lecture themed “Omani Photography through A Book: Achievement”. The session was moderated by photographer Pierre China Arcabo.

The last day of the exhibition was concluded with a lecture about a documentary entitled Oman Adventure has an Address in which Dr. Khalid Abdul Malik and Jerome Lachkine, Assistant Director of Photography and Production took part.

Source: Oman News Agency