Jeddah, 03 January 2019 SPA -- The number of visitors to Jeddah International Book Fair in its 4th session since its inception under the patronage of Prince Khalid Al-Faisal bin Abdulaziz, Adviser to the Custodian of the Two Holy Mosques, Governor of Makkah region entitled "Book. tolerance and peace", has reached 291,000 male and female visitors until yesterday.
Governmental and non-governmental bodies and 400 publishing houses from 40 Arab, Islamic and international countries, are participating in this Book Fair which occupies an area of 25,000 square meters in Abhur-South, Jeddah.
The exhibition which will last for 10 days, includes more than 50 activities in its cultural program, organizes more than 60 workshops in fine arts, photography, Arabic calligraphy, seminars, lectures and plays on social and cultural themes, and 55 documentary films on families and children.
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