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Reviewing his written and media experience Qatouf Cultural Council hosts Suleiman Al-Mamari


Qatouf Cultural Council of the Public Authority for Consumer Protection has recently held a discussion session with the writer and journalist Suleiman Al-Mamari, in the presence of a group of employees of the Authority, which aims to enhance the cultural and intellectual aspect of employees and diversify the work environment with a range of intellectually and culturally enriching events.



The session dealt with a number of topics related to the life of the writer and his educational career. Al-Mamari is a writer and media person who has a place in the cultural and media arena. He is one of the important names in shaping and enriching the contemporary cultural scene in the Sultanate, not only in writing but also in the cultural media industry. He also talked about his beginnings with writing, and then talked about his relationship with the media and his most prominent contributions in this field, which are represented in his cultural programs such as his radio program (the Little Reader), (the Cultural Scene) and (A book I liked). The session also reviewed his narrative and story orientations and his most prominent literary works, in addition to his personal efforts in the field of detecting plagiarism in the Omani literary and journalistic writings. The audience also interacted with the themes of the discussion by asking a series of questions which the author answered with transparency.

Al-Mamari is one of the founders of the Omani Society for Writers and Literati. During his career, he held a number of positions, including the presidency of the Society and the head of the story-telling family in the Sultanate. He is currently the head of the cultural programs section of the Sultanate of Oman radio station. He also has several books, including “Who Does not Love Gamal Abdel Nasser” and his short stories “Things Closer Than the Mirror”, which won the 2007 Arab Yusuf Idris Award for Short Story in 2007. The enclosed Abdelfattah does not like the details and Objects of Al-Raddah.


 No one imagined that greed and deviousness would reach such a staggering level that thought exist only in movies and investigative drama shows , yet it became a stark reality when some merchants sought to make a profit on the account of health and safety of the young and adults alike utilizing the God-given intellect that they posses into destruction and evil instead of serving public good , the devious plan used ( Back to school ) season by carving holes inside books and hiding chewing tobacco inside in away from the inspectors notice targeting the younger generation with these destructive materials that effect the health , mind and safety of our kids .
 The Judicial officers noticed that consumers come very frequently to a specific shop during one of the inspection tours which raised their suspicions to strengthening the monitoring and follow up on that matter , students were spotted in the shop as well , the Officers expediently intervened to inspect the shop , the inspection did not reveal anything at first , however , the officers noticed a stack of books and decided to inspect it , surprisingly , they found more than 600 pouches of chewing tobacco on its way to be sold and distributed on consumers and students , the officers immediately issued a violation and referred the case to the General Prosecution to deal with the matter as per the Law

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