The Sheikh Zayed Book Award, one of the world’s most prestigious and well-funded prizes, is participating in this year’s Frankfurt Book in Germany. The International book Fair commenced its activities today, 14th, and will extend until the 18th of October, joining thousands of renowned names from the book industry.
Commenting on the Award’s participation in Frankfurt Book Fair which turned into an annual event, Rashed Al Oraimi, the Award’s Secretary General, said: “Sheikh Zayed Book Award is committed to expand its brand globally and thus takes the opportunity to meet with all the infamous figures from the book industry who attend such a well-rooted cultural and literary event.”
He added that reviving the cultural dialogue and enriching the literary communication with Europe is among the top priorities of the Award. “We thrive in every way possible to reach out and spread the core beliefs Sheikh Zayed taught us.”
Sheikh Sultan Bin Mohammed Bin Sultan Al Qassimi, of Sharjah, visited the Award’s stand duing his presence in the fair.