Salalah, The Research Council (TRC),

represented by the Strategic Program for the Cultural Heritage of

Oman, organized a workshop entitled “Projects of Omani Strategic

Program and Cultural Heritage” in the Governorate of Dhofar in

cooperation with the Municipality of Dhofar.

The workshop included two sessions to discuss the projects of the

program. The first session dealt with the theme of Omani personalities

engaged in trade and industry in the Governorate of Dhofar in terms of

the idea and the foundations. The session was presented by Dr.

Suleiman al-Mahthouri, member of the research team of the project.

The second session dealt with the languages and dialects in the

Sultanate in terms of the idea, the foundations and the linguistic

phenomena in Dhofar, in addition to discussing the project of tales and

legends related to the places. The session was presented by Dr.

Mohammed al-Saqri, member of the research team.

The workshop was attended by Dr. Abdullah bin Nasser al-Harrasi,

Chairman of the Public Authority for Radio and Television (PART),

Advisor Abdullah bin Aqeel al-Ibrahim, Acting Deputy Governor of

Dhofar and a number of officials, researchers and those interested in

the Omani cultural heritage.

Source: Oman News Agency