Prime Minister Dr. Abdul Aziz bin Habtoor met on Wednesday with Minister of Culture Abdullah Al-Kubsi, who briefed him on the challenges facing the culture sector, its employees and the required treatments.
Minister Al-Kibsi gave a brief presentation on the Ministry's plan for the current year as well as its long-term strategic plan.
He explained that the current plan was prepared in accordance with the plan of the Services Committee of the Council of Ministers, which focuses on activating its affiliated institutions, including the Heritage Fund, the Manuscript House and the General Authority of the Book, to confirm their influential cultural presence in this extraordinary period of the country's history when the country face the attack of the US-backed saudi-led aggression coalition and their all-out blockade imposed,years ago, on the Homeland, as well as organized action to smuggle the Yemeni manuscripts.
The Minister of Culture stressed the importance of cooperation between ministries and relevant authorities with the ministry to ensure reaching the goals included in its annual plan, including means to facing the looting and smuggling of Yemeni manuscripts.
Source: Yemen News Agency