Tuesday 20 September 2022
Cairo – Masrawy:
The Minister of Culture, Dr. Nevin Al-Kilani, and her Albanian counterpart, Elva Margaretti, inaugurated the “Description of Egypt” exhibition, in the presence of the President of the General Book Authority, Dr. Haitham Al-Haj Ali, and the Egyptian Ambassador to Albania Mohamed Haider, as part of the activities of the Egyptian-Albanian Cultural Week, which is being held in the Albanian capital Tirana, under the patronage of Albanian Prime Minister, during the period from 19 to 25 September.
The Ministry of Culture stated, in a statement today, that the exhibition included an original copy of some parts of the book Describing Egypt in French from among the holdings of the National Library in Tirana.
The Minister of Culture, Dr. Nevin Al-Kilani, and her Albanian counterpart and Elva Margaretti, attended the concert of Egyptian soprano Amira Selim, in partnership with the Cairo Symphony Orchestra, the Cairo Opera Orchestra, and the Tirana Opera Orchestra, led by Maestro Nair Nagy, at the Tirana Opera Theater in Albania, in the presence of Ambassador Mohamed Haidar, Egypt’s ambassador to Albania, Arion Flyay, mayor of Tirana, and a number of foreign and Arab ambassadors.