Planning Minister participates in 21st Arab culture ministers' conference
Monday، 15 October 2018 - 01:17 PM
Planning minister participates in 21st Arab culture ministers' conference
Planning Minister Hala el Saeed is set to partake in the 21st Conference of Arab Culture Ministers, held under the auspices of President Abdel Fattah El Sisi at the Cairo Opera House on Monday 15/10/2018.
In a statement on Sunday 14/10/2018, the minister stressed the importance of empowering the cultural industry to be a major source for Egypt's soft power and growth in addition to raising the efficiency of the cultural institutions.
About EGP 508 million were directed to the cultural sector as governmental investments in 2018/2019 plan with a growth rate exceeding 14 percent compared with the last year, she added.
The governmental investments include renovation of some great museums nationwide, added El Saeed .