Culture

Tripoli inaugurates Traditions, Arts and Culture Center

  • 15 May 2016 - 17:25
Tripoli inaugurates Traditions, Arts and Culture Center

The Mayor of Tripoli Municipality, Abdul Raouf Bayt Almal, inaugurated Saturday the Traditions, Arts and Culture Center in Mizran Street in downtown Tripoli, in the presence of the municipal members, Culture Ministry members and other civil society figures. “Some of the center’s corners...

UNESCO confirms arriving at plans to protect Libya’s cultural heritage

  • 14 May 2016 - 11:23
UNESCO confirms arriving at plans to protect Libya’s cultural heritage

The UNESCO confirmed Friday that it is cooperating with all partners to endorse a plan to help provide protection to the Libyan cultural legacy. After a three-day meeting ended on Friday, UNESCO announced reaching common ground regarding preserving Libya's cultural identity, by protecting...

“Jasmine” a short film portraying Syrian children’s hopes at times of war, awarded in Morocco

  • 11 May 2016 - 14:09
“Jasmine” a short film portraying Syrian children’s hopes at times of war, awarded in Morocco

The short documentary film “Jasmine” won “a special tribute” from the administration of the International Festival of Sousse which concluded its 9th session on Monday in Ait Melloul city in Morocco. The film, which was directed by the director al-Muhannad Kalthoum, was among 30 Arab...

Cultural Touristic Festival to kick off Thursday in Tarhouna

  • 10 May 2016 - 14:13
Cultural Touristic Festival to kick off Thursday in Tarhouna

The Municipality of Tarhouna has announced that it is going to host the first Cultural Touristic Festival in the city on Thursday-Friday this week with many Libyan cities and private companies taking part. Head of the Festival's preparation committee, Jamilah AL-Hamrouni, said that the aim...

Quran memorization contest in Tripoli finishes

  • 9 May 2016 - 18:16
Quran memorization contest in Tripoli finishes

The Quran memorization contest that is held in Baqi mosque in Tripoli and organised by Endowment (Awkaf) and Islamic Affairs Authority, Tripoli branch, has come to an end Monday. The contest is for both females and males and they are contested for their memorization of the full holy Quran...

Abu Saleem Municipality celebrates Arab Week for Traffic

  • 8 May 2016 - 18:39
Abu Saleem Municipality celebrates Arab Week for Traffic

The Municipality of Abu Saleem in Tripoli has celebrated today the Arab Week for Traffic in the presence of the Mayor and a number of traffic personnel. The event took place Sunday and displayed many activities for the traffic police in the Municipality in the middle of the roads, which they...

Koran memorization contest for females and males kicks off

  • 2 May 2016 - 21:54
Koran memorization contest for females and males kicks off

25th Koran memorization contest for males and the 10th contest for females has been launched. The contests are organised by the Koran department and Prophetic Sunna in Awkaf, the Endowment Bureau in Tripoli. Theyare going to take place on May 2,3 and 4 at the Baqi Mosque,...

Gharyan Spring Festival comes to an end

  • 30 April 2016 - 17:11
Gharyan Spring Festival comes to an end

The third version of the Gharyan Spring Festival has finished Saturday after three days of various activities. Gharyan Spring Festival included many entertainment and cultural activities as well as traditional clothes and antiques display. Many societies and residents took part in the...

Zliten: Educational lectures to warn of the risks of litter on environment

  • 27 April 2016 - 10:38
Zliten: Educational lectures to warn of the risks of litter on environment

Martyr Charity for volunteer works has launched a campaign in link with the media office of the education department in Zliten city to present educational lectures to warn of the risks of throwing waste on environment and how recycling the water could solve the problem. The Charity named the...

Nalut Higher Institute opens photographs gallery

  • 27 April 2016 - 10:04
Nalut Higher Institute opens photographs gallery

the Higher Institute in Nalut city opened Wednesday a photographs gallery in the presence of the Head of the institute and some important figures from the city. The gallery saw also a short play themed to show the daily life of a student at the institute and his the education level given to...