UK is the Guest of Honour of the 36th Ed. Of SIBF
Sharjah Book Authority (SBA) chose the United Kingdom (UK) to be the Guest of Honour of the 36th edition of Sharjah International Book Fair (SIBF). This selection comes in line with the #UKUAE2017 Year of Creative Collaboration celebrations organized by the British Council.
Ahmad Al-Ameri, Head of SBA said: “Our choice embodies deep friendship ties between the UAE and the UK. Those ties are based upon solid grounds of collaboration and common interests in many domains.”
Al-Ameri emphasised that SBA aspires to advocate intercultural dialogue and interaction in accordance with the vision of His Highness Sheikh DR Sultan Al-Qassimi, Member of the Supreme Council and Ruler of Sharjah.