Batelco Sponsors Al Ayam 22nd Book Fair

Batelco Public Relations Specialist Hussain Ismail presents the sponsorship cheque to Al Ayam Chairman Najeeb bin Yaqoob Al-Hamar. From right to left, Al Ayam Manager, Admin & Finance Ali Ahmadi., Mr. Ismail, Mr. Al-Hamar and Rashid Nabeel Al-Hamar

Batelco has announced its sponsorship for Al Ayam’s 22nd Book Fair Cultural Festival organised by Al Ayam, as part of its commitment to culture and education. The ten day event is set to take place at the Bahrain International Exhibition & Convention Centre from October 1 to 15, 2015.

Several local and international publishers are scheduled to participate to display and sell a wide range of books in Arabic and English. Over 200 publishing houses are expected to attend offering over 150,000 titles.

Batelco Group General Manager Corporate Affairs Ahmed Al Janahi said that Batelco was a very keen supporter of cultural events which provide great opportunities and entertainment for the general public.

“This event has been taking place successfully for years and attracts large crowds to view the fantastic range of books on display. The fair provides a great opportunity to pick up new titles as well as gifts for family and friends,” he added.

Batelco’s Road Show team is also set to attend the event to offer a wide range of special offers for visitors to the annual event.