Madinah Prince Faisal bin Abdul Aziz, Governor and Chairman of Madinah Development Authority Board of Director was the first to inaugurate the Madinah Book Fair. The fair will be held at the King Salman bin Abdul Aziz Center of Exhibitions and Conferences, Madinah. The book fair, which started on Thursday, is attended by more than 200 publishers.
Publishers from 13 countries attend the book fair. Over 60,000 titles are also featured at the fair. Participation in workshops, poetry readings, and debates will be offered by famous writers from Saudi Arabia and Arab nations.
The 10-day-long event will be held under the patronage Prince Faisal bin Abdul Aziz bin Governor of Madinah. It will run until June 25. The event will feature workshops for children as well as cultural events.