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Shaikh Sultan Opens Sharjah Book Fair

Posted at 7:30AM Thursday 08 Nov 2012

Shaikh Sultan inaugurated the 31st Sharjah International Book Fair (SIBF) at the Sharjah Expo Centre on Wednesday with a message to value authors. He welcomed digital publishing as a way of spreading the work of talented writers to as many readers as possible.

The fair will run for 10 days until November 17.

Khaleej Times

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