Araiji winds up visit to Qatar, partakes in International Doha Book Exhibition

JANUARY 14, 2015 (REFERRING TO THE NATIONAL NEWS AGENCY – LEBANON) Culture Minister, Raymond Araiji, on Wednesday returned to Beirut, winding up a three-day visit to the Qatari capital, Doha, upon an official invitation from his Qatari counterpart Dr Hamad bin Abdulaziz Al Kuwari.

Ministers Araiji and Kuwari held a work meeting at the latter’s bureau, where they broached means of bolstering cultural cooperation between the two countries.

Within the context of his visit, Araiji and his accompanying Lebanese delegation attended the twenty-fifth International Doha Book Exhibition, which was held at Qatar’s International Conferences’ Centre, with 35 Lebanese publishing houses partaking.