Saturday 05 February 2022
Books – Masrawy:
Photography – Mahmoud Bakkar:
The early hours of Saturday witnessed a heavy turnout of the public to attend the activities of the tenth day of the fifty-third Cairo International Book Fair.
The turnout of the public comes today, due to the approaching end of the exhibition’s activities, and the holding of a number of publishing houses with large discounts in conjunction with the last days of the exhibition, and the brightness of the sun and the relatively high temperature led to the public’s turnout to participate in the cultural and artistic events that are held on the sidelines of the exhibition.
The session will be held under the slogan “Egypt’s Identity.. Culture and the Question of the Future” from January 26 to February 7, at the Egypt Center for International Conferences and Exhibitions, and the State of Greece will be the guest of honor. .
It is noteworthy that the 53rd session of the Cairo International Book Fair is held on an area of 80,000 square meters, and includes 5 exhibition halls, and the number of pavilions is 879, and the number of publishers, Egyptian and foreign official bodies is 1067 publishing houses and agencies; Where the number of Egyptian publishers (general publication) is 292 publishing houses, the number of Egyptian publishers (foreign books) is 43, and the number of Egyptian publishers (children’s books, educational aids, and school textbooks) is 89, and the number of Egyptian publishers (Islamic and heritage books) is 97. A publishing house, the number of Azbakeya wall libraries is 49, the number of Egyptian publishers (academic book) is 49, the number of Arab publishers is 298, the number of Arab publishers is 1 (audio book), the number of participants with special abilities is 2, the number of press institutions is 7, and the number of press institutions is 7 Agencies: 95 Egyptian agencies and 45 Arab agencies.