SAUDI ARABIA | 2020 Will Be Year Of Arabic Calligraphy In Saudi Arabia

JEDDAH | SAUDI ARABIA – Saudi Arabia’s Minister of Culture Prince Badr bin Abdullah bin Farhan announced on Wednesday that 2020 will be designated as the “Year of Arabic Calligraphy”. The announcement was made on the United Nations’ World Arabic Language Day. The Year of Arabic Calligraphy will be a celebration of the ancient art, … Continue reading SAUDI ARABIA | 2020 Will Be Year Of Arabic Calligraphy In Saudi Arabia

KINGDOM OF SAUDI ARABIA | Culture Minister Direct to Establish “Arts Academies”

RIYADH, SAUDI ARABIA, August 18, 2019 – Prince Badr bin Abdullah bin Farhan, Minister of Culture, has directed the Ministry of Culture to establish arts academies as part of the Quality Of Life Program’s initiatives, as implementation of the directives of the wise leadership in building and developing human beings in line with the ministry’s … Continue reading KINGDOM OF SAUDI ARABIA | Culture Minister Direct to Establish “Arts Academies”

Kingdom Of Saudi Arabia | Saudi Culture Minister Signs Up To Weibo

Riyadh, Saudi Arabia – Saudi Culture Minister Prince Badr bin Abdullah bin Farhan has signed up for a personal account on Weibo, one of China’s most popular social networking websites, becoming the first Arab culture minister on the Twitter – like platform. Weibo connects more than 445 million active users per month, and includes a … Continue reading Kingdom Of Saudi Arabia | Saudi Culture Minister Signs Up To Weibo

KSA | Saudi Publishing House To Be Launched

The Kingdom’s minister of culture announced Thursday the establishment of a publishing house with an independent financial center, the Saudi Press Agency (SPA) reported. Prince Badr bin Abdullah bin Farhan said the publishing house would operate under the ministry and participate in local, regional and international book fairs to promote Saudi culture and literature. It … Continue reading KSA | Saudi Publishing House To Be Launched