Promoting cultural diversity through the media will be the focus of a major regional forum in Bahrain next month.
Media personalities, authors, politicians, social media activists, political figures and academics from around the A
Bahrain’s national carrier Gulf Air, has joined with the Cultural Attache office in the Embassy of Bahrain in London, through the launch of a package of tailored initiatives for Bahraini students abroad.
A research centre is to be set up in Bahrain to strengthen cultural links between the Gulf and a trade bloc of 10 up-and-coming Asian countries.
It will act as a source of information for policy-makers and help the region improve
Bahrain’s National Theatre project, a cultural landmark in the Kingdom, is expected to be completed by the middle of next year.
Minister of Works Essam Khalaf and Culture and Information Minister Shaikha Mai bint Mohammed Al Khalifa today
Qatar Foundation is to establish a music academy to complement the cultural environment of the world-class academic institutions based at Education City.
The academy, which is due to open in late 2009, will initially be housed at Qatar’s n
Four leading architectural firms have been short-listed in an international design competition for the Sheikh Zayed National Museum.
The museum will come up in the Cultural District of Saadiyat Island, which lies just 500 m offshore the ca