Saudi Universities holding Scientific Days [Archives:2004/799/Local News]

December 16 2004

Under the auspices of H.E. Ali Abdullah Saleh, President of the Republic, the Yemeni Ministry of Higher Education and Scientific Research, and the Saudi Ministry of Higher Education are organizing the Scientific Days of Saudi Universities in the Yemeni Universities between Dec. 13- 19.
The event coincides with the sixtenth cycle of Yemeni-Saudi Coordination Council and is part of the festivities of Sana'a as the Arab Cultural Capital of 2004.
Forty-five Saudi academics and scientists are participating in the event. There are also nine exhibitions, including the university book exhibition, palm trees planting and production, and exhibition of water and environment and the scientific innovation.
The Scientific Days includes seminars, implementation of surgeries, poetry, stories, plays and some scientific and cultural exhibitions. All the activities are taking place in the different faculties of Universities of Sana'a, Aden, Taiz, Hadramout and Hodeida.