EGYPT’S CULTURE MINISTER HAILS SHARJAH RULER’S SUPPORT FOR ARAB CULTURAL LANDSCAPE

LUXOR, Egypt, Egypt’s Culture Minister, Helmy el-Namnam, has applauded Dr. Sheikh Sultan bin Mohammed Al Qasimi, Supreme Council Member and Ruler of Sharjah, for his constant support, to cultural institutions and his permanent keenness on giving paramount attention to culture, being a strong bridge, boosting cultural bonds between Arabs and other people worldwide.

El-Namnam made the statements, in a cultural gathering here, while commenting on the selection of Luxor Governorate, as the Arab Capital of Culture in 2017.

He lauded the significant contributions made by Sheikh Sultan, to the Arab cultural landscape, stressing the importance of stepping up co-operation and co-ordination, between UAE and Egypt, at the cultural level.

Source: NAM NEWS NETWORK