Taking place till May 3, the fair this year has attracted 1,260 exhibitors from 63 countries. As many as 600 authors, over 20 artists and half a dozen chefs are taking part in the fair's 500 cultural activities this year. Italy, the nation of Dante, is the country of honour at the week-long fair
It will lessen the problems labourers sometimes face, such as visa objections due to their health problems, says Pakistan Ambassador to the UAE.
Move is to encourage students to read more