About Us

The Riyadh International Book Fair (RIBF) is held annually in Riyadh and represents a platform for companies, institutions, and individuals working and interested in the literature, publishing, and translation sectors to present their books and services. In addition to the book fair’s primary role in promoting and developing the passion for reading in the community, it raises awareness of knowledge, culture, literature, and art, by motivating individuals to visit the book fair in order to view and acquire cultural, literary, and educational works and to attend conferences, workshops, seminars, cultural, literary and artistic lectures and the initiatives accompanying the fair.

The book fair is considered a major cultural event in ...

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Publishers Conference

The Publishers Conference 2022 will be held between 4th and 5th of October. The first of its kind in the Kingdom and considered the starting point of the further development of the sector. It offers an opportunity to build and strengthen relations between publishers locally, regionally and internationally. The conference will include professional talks, publishing workshops and sessions on opportunities for trade rights.

Book Fair Awards

As an incentive to participants in the Riyadh International Book Fair 2022, the Ministry of Culture is launching the Book Fair 2022 Award in a new edition and different format from previous book fair awards, aimed at highlighting the Saudi and international publishing houses participating in the exhibition.

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