Sharjah Ruler issues Emiri Decree on public libraries and Sharjah International Book Fair

SHARJAH: H.H. Dr. Sheikh Sultan bin Mohammed Al Qasimi, Supreme Council Member and Ruler of Sharjah, has issued an Emiri Decree No.15 for 2014 on public libraries and the Sharjah International Book Fair with regard to its affiliation to the Sharjah Book Authority.

The decree, in its first article, stipulated that according to article 7 of the Emiri Decree No. 13 for 2014, the following specialised agencies are affiliated to the Sharjah Book Authority and subject to its supervision from the financial and administrative aspects: 1. Public libraries in the Emirate of Sharjah.

2. Sharjah International Book Fair The decree will be effective from the date it is issued and shall be published in the Official Gazette.