The State of Qatar, represented by the Ministry of Culture, concluded its participation in the Riyadh International Book Fair 2023, which was launched under the slogan (Inspiring Destination) and continued for 10 days on the campus of King Saud University in Riyadh.

During its participation in the exhibition’s activities, the Qatari Ministry of Culture presented a variety of publications in novels, literature, research, science, law, and children’s books, which were admired by the public and visitors.

Mr. Jassim Ahmed Al-Buainain, Director of the Libraries Department at the Ministry of Culture, said: The Ministry of Culture’s participation comes within the framework of enhancing cultural interaction and cooperation in this important sector.

He added that the Ministry of Culture’s participation in Arab and international book fairs constitutes an opportunity to present Qatari intellectual production to the reading public to learn about the continuous development in the publishing and cultural production industry in the State of Qatar, in addition to expanding cooperation relations with those working in this field.

It is noteworthy that the activities of the Riyadh International Book Fair 2023 were launched on September 28, with the participation of more than 1,800 publishing houses in various fields of literature, arts, and knowledge across 800 pavilions.