Sultanate, Belarus sign pact on training
Minsk, Belarus - The National Museum signed an agreement with the Belarusian State University, to provide specialised 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 Omani cultural heritage, Omani customs and traditions, and the development of Arabic language skills in workplace.
The agreement was signed in the Belarusian capital Minsk, by Jamal bin Hassan al Mousawi, director general of the National Museum, and Zdrok Oksana, vice rector for Academic Affairs and Education Innovations.
A second agreement was signed to organise the Belarusian Cultural Week in Muscat starting from March 4. The agreement was signed by Mousawi during a meeting with Dr Yuri Bondar, Minister of Culture of the Republic of Belarus.
The third agreement related to a temporary exhibition of the National Historic Museum to be hosted by the National Museum, within the context of the Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) was concluded between the two museums in 2018.
The exhibition titled ‘Patterns and Symbols: Heritage of the Belarusian Ornament’ will include dozens of museum pieces with historical dimension and distinctive aesthetic significance, including artefacts, handicrafts and art pieces that are displayed for the first time outside the Republic of Belarus. The exhibition will run from March 5, 2020 until May 31, 2020. The Belarusian delegation to the event will be led by Dr Bondar.