Thursday, March 4

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“Syrian Woman…Victory Icon” Festival starts activities

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Hama, A festival under the title “Syrian Woman…Victory Icon” started activities on Tuesday evening at Dar Al-Assad for Culture and Arts in Hama city.The festival was held by Raqqa Culture Department in cooperation with Hama Culture Department in celebration of International Women’s Day and it has witnessed a large turnout by writers and intellectuals.Participants in the festival affirmed that the Syrian women through history and up till now have represented an example to follow in sacrifice and giving.During the festival, a film about the struggle of Syrian women was screened, in addition to honoring a number of elite Syrian women who have played a distinguished role during the terrorist war waged against Syria.Source: Syrian Arab News Agency

Winter at Tantora Celebrates Eastern and Western Culture as AlUla Embraces a Night of Persian Music

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AlUla, Saudi Arabia, In bringing together the best of eastern and western culture, the latest season of Winter at Tantora Festival announces the launch of Persian Music Nights, a two-night event (5th and 6th March) with a selection of Persian musicians.Seven of the most influential and best-loved Persian musicians will perform during the Persian Music Nights event: Shahram Shabpareh, Leila Forouhar, Ebi, Sasy, Shadmehr Aghili, Andy, and Arash Labaf.The festival seeks to highlight Persian art and music in AlUla, the land of historical civilisations and ancient trade routes.This initiative is in line with the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia's focus on recognizing AlUla as a cradle of diverse civilisations and cultures throughout the ages, and establish the Winter at Tantora Festival as a hub for cul...

Winter at Tantora Celebrates Eastern and Western Culture as AlUla Embraces a Night of Persian Music

Entertainment
AlUla, Saudi Arabia, In bringing together the best of eastern and western culture, the latest season of Winter at Tantora Festival announces the launch of Persian Music Nights, a two-night event (5th and 6th March) with a selection of Persian musicians.Seven of the most influential and best-loved Persian musicians will perform during the Persian Music Nights event: Shahram Shabpareh, Leila Forouhar, Ebi, Sasy, Shadmehr Aghili, Andy, and Arash Labaf.The festival seeks to highlight Persian art and music in AlUla, the land of historical civilisations and ancient trade routes.This initiative is in line with the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia's focus on recognizing AlUla as a cradle of diverse civilisations and cultures throughout the ages, and establish the Winter at Tantora Festival as a hub for cul...

Mrs. Asma al-Assad receives winners of Syrian Science Olympiad in the International Olympic Competitions

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Damascus, Mrs. Asma al-Assad on Thursday received winners of Syrian Science Olympiad in the International Olympic Competitions 2019.The students won a silver medal, seven bronze medals, and two certificates of appreciation in Mathematics, Chemistry, IT, and Biology during their participation in the International Olympic Competitions, which were held in Britain, France, Hungary and Azerbaijan, a report published on the Presidency page on Facebook said.Source: Syrian Arab News Agency

Mrs. Asma al-Assad receives winners of Syrian Science Olympiad in the International Olympic Competitions

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Damascus, Mrs. Asma al-Assad on Thursday received winners of Syrian Science Olympiad in the International Olympic Competitions 2019.The students won a silver medal, seven bronze medals, and two certificates of appreciation in Mathematics, Chemistry, IT, and Biology during their participation in the International Olympic Competitions, which were held in Britain, France, Hungary and Azerbaijan, a report published on the Presidency page on Facebook said.Source: Syrian Arab News Agency

Al-Moallem in Beijing to discuss relations between Syria and China

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Beijing, Deputy Prime Minister, Foreign and Expatriates Minister Walid al-Moallem on Sunday started an official visit to China upon an invitation by Chinese Foreign Minister Wang Yi.During his visit, Foreign and Expatriates Minister will meet senior Chinese officials and will discuss with them different aspects of bilateral relations binding the two friendly countries and means to enhance and upgrade them in different spheres to reach the hoped-for level by the leaderships of the wo countries.The latest developments in Syria and issues of mutual interest in the regional and international arenas will be also discussed.Source: Syrian Arab News Agency