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CAIRO –30 June 2017: His Highness Sheikh Dr. Sultan bin Mohammed Al Qasimi, Member of the Supreme Council and Ruler of Sharjah, supported and established the "Council of Arabic Linguistics" in the Mauritanian capital of Nouakchott as an educational and scientific for selected Mauritanian Arabic language scholars, according to The Gulf Today on Thursday.
The Council aims to encourage the use of the Arabic language in the media, education and culture platforms, to facilitate the rules of the Arabic language, and to explore the secrets of the Arab and the spoken language by encouraging teaching science and mathematics and knowledge in Arabic, and to promote the research, writing, publishing and innovation in the Arabic language.
The Mauritanian Minister of Culture, Dr. Mohamed Amine Ould Cheikh, praised the support of the Ruler of Sharjah, pointing out his continued support of the Arabic identity and the key components of the Islamic culture. He adds that the council relies on enriching the Arabic language in the Arab world from Africa to Asia.
Mohammed Safi Al Mestghanmi, the Secretary-General of the Arabic Language Academy in Sharjah, stressed that the vision of the Ruler of Sharjah and his support to the Arabic language with his prudent vision of building a great cultural project based on the principles of Arab and Islamic identity, according to The Gulf Today.
The council announced the launching during a ceremony held at the Royal Suites Hotel in Nouakchott, Mauritania that was attended by distinguished group of intellectuals, scholars and researchers added The Gulf Today.