Egypt to hold 1st artifact exhibition in Saudi Arabia

0 Comment(s)Print E-mail Xinhua, November 12, 2020
Adjust font size:

Egypt, Saudi Arabia signed on Tuesday a cultural agreement to hold an exhibition in the kingdom's Dhahran city.

"Egypt will display for the first time 84 pieces of Islamic artifacts in Ithra museum for two years starting from the end of November," said Mostafa Waziri, secretary-general of Egypt's Supreme Council of Antiquities (SCA).

The agreement was signed between the SCA and the Saudi ARAMCO company via a video conference meeting, the Egyptian Ministry of Antiquities and Tourism said in a statement.

Waziri said "the deal will strengthen the mutual cultural cooperation," stressing the important role that the museums could play in enriching the societies and spreading and exchanging culture. 

Follow on Twitter and Facebook to join the conversation.
ChinaNews App Download
Print E-mail Bookmark and Share

Go to Forum >>0 Comment(s)

No comments.

Add your comments...

  • User Name Required
  • Your Comment
  • Enter the words you see:   
    Racist, abusive and off-topic comments may be removed by the moderator.
Send your storiesGet more from