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National Museum Signs Three Agreements with Belarus




          Minsk, Jan 23 (ONA) --- The National Museum signed an agreement with the Belarusian State University, to provide specialized training and qualification opportunities for outstanding students at the Oman Centre for Arabic Language and Culture of the University.


           The agreement includes training and highlighting the Omani cultural heritage, Omani customs and traditions, and the development of Arabic language skills in the workplace.


            The agreement was signed in the Belarusian capital, Minsk, by Jamal bin Hassan al-Mousawi, Director General of the National Museum, and by Zdrok Oksana, Vice-Rector for Academic Affairs and Education Innovations.


         A second agreement was signed to organize the Belarusian Cultural Week in Muscat starting from 4 March 2020. The agreement was signed by Jamal bin Hassan al-Mousawi, Director General of the National Museum during a meeting with Dr. Yuri Bondar, Minister of Culture of the Republic of Belarus.


         The third agreement related to a temporary exhibit of the National Historic Museum to be hosted by the National Museum, within the context of the Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) concluded between the two museums in 2018.


               The exhibition is entitled (Patterns and Symbols: Heritage of the Belarusian Ornament). The exhibition will include dozens of museum pieces with historical dimension and distinctive aesthetic significance, including artifacts, handicrafts and art pieces that are displayed for the first time outside the Republic of Belarus. The exhibition will run from 5 March 2020 until 31 May 2020.


           The Belarusian delegation to the event will be led by Dr. Yuri Bondar, Belarusian Minister of Culture.

--- Ends/MN/KH