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Sharjah Cultural Days kicks off in Italy

Event includes an Arab hospitality pavillion and historic maps exhibition

  • WAM
  • Published: 00:00 June 25, 2012
  • Gulf News

Sharjah Cultural Days kicks off in Italy
  • Image Credit: WAM
  • From left: Abdullah Bin Mohammad Al Owais, Director-General of Sharjah’s Department of Culture; Abdul Aziz Bin Nasser Al Shamsi, UAE Ambassador to Italy, and Nicola Sodano, Mayor of Mantua, along with senior officials in Mantua, Italy.

Sharjah: Sharjah Cultural Days activities kicked off yesterday in Mantua, Italy.

The event includes an exhibition of historic maps of the Arabian Gulf from the collection of His Highness Dr. Shaikh Sultan Bin Mohammad Al Qasimi, Supreme Council Member and Ruler of Sharjah.

The activities also include an Arab Hospitality pavilion where Arabian coffee and traditional Emirati dishes are served, and an exhibition of handicrafts.


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