CULTURAL NEWS [Archives:2001/38/Culture]

September 17 2001

Book fair to be Inaugurated in Sana’a
Cultural Minister stated that within the national ceremonies of the revolution, the second season of the cultural activity would be inaugurated on the 24th of September. Inaugurating the 12 International Book Fair in Sana’a will be among the activities of the second season. 247 Arab and foreign publication centers are taking part in this book fair. The minister indicated that he gave directives to the publishers to grant a 25% discount to Yemeni readers. The cultural reality seminar and other cultural seminars will be held to that end.
Saeed Cultural Corporation Celebrates Yemeni Revolution
Mr. Faisal Saeed Fara’a, Saeed Cultural Corporation, stated that the corporation was thinking of establishing a special one-man museum for Hussain Abo Bakr al-Mehdar’s contributions.
Mr. Abduljabar Hayel Saeed put the foundation stone for the museum.