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Wednesday, April 27 • 18:15 - 19:00
The Role of the Arab Publishers’ Association in the Enhancement of the Publishing Industry in the Arab World LIMITED

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How the Arab Publishers’ Association is attempting to enhance the publishing industry in the Arab world, which is facing lots of difficulties, such as:

- Poor reading habit among Arabs;

- The censorship of books problem;

- The problem of forgery;

- Lack of distribution outlets;

- High customs duties and taxes levied on books and others.

Attention is devoted to creating professional development programs to the enhancement of Arab Publisher professionally.


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Mohamed Rashad

President, Arab Publishers Union
He is a graduate of the Business School at the University of Cairo since 1977. In 1970, he worked for a major Lebanese publishing house. In 1975, he went back to Egypt, where he worked as Director of “Dar El Kitab Al Masri- Al Lubnan”, a post he held until he set up “Al Dar Al Masriah Al Lubnaniah” in 1985. In 1988, he established “Maktabet Al-Dar Al-Arabia Lel-Ketab”. In 2010, he was elected as President of... Read More →

Wednesday April 27, 2016 18:15 - 19:00

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