"Orange" exhibition depicts children's talents

Abu Rummaneh Cultural center in Damascus is currently holding an art exhibition for children entitled "Orange".

 The five-day event shows paintings drawn by children with spontaneous colors besides sculptures.

Artist Lujain Hamdan, the organizer of the exhibition told Syria Times e-newspaper that the exhibition is the result of her teaching to children drawing for three years.

“The exhibition includes paintings for 18 children aged between 3 and12 and it shows how their works have improved with the passing of time," she added.

The National Vaccine Campaign against COVID-19 is underway in Syria.

With the aim of providing a vaccine that alleviates the catastrophic effects of the Corona epidemic, the Syrian Ministry of Health launched the national vaccination campaign to fight the Covid 19 epidemic. The campaign primarily targets health workers on the front lines, the elderly, and those with chronic diseases, teachers, and workers in a number of institutions whose employees have direct contact with people.

Children's Hospital in Damascus launches its twentieth conference entitled "Hope for scientific research and advanced medical work"

On the first of September, the annual conference of the Children's Hospital was held in the presence of Dr. Bassam Ibrahim, Minister of Higher Education, entitled "Hope for scientific research and advanced medical work"

The Director General of the Children’s Hospital Dr. Rustam Makkiyah,  opened the  conference with a speech in which he referred to the developments and multiple projects in the hospital despite the war conditions and economic sanctions. The postgraduate students presented new and important research in medicine. The hospital, in cooperation with the Ministry of Higher Education, provided plenty of support and facilities to develop the training mechanism for postgraduate students.

AL -Hamra Theater presents the play" Supermarket"

On the first of September, AL- Hamra Theater in Damascus presented a play" Supermarket "written by Ayman Zeidan and Mahmoud al-Jaafuri and directed by Ayman Zeidan. The text of the play is taken from the Italian writer Daewoo Food.

The play refers to the conflict that takes place in each person between his principles, values, and the difficult circumstances he lives  that push him to overcome these principles.

The artist, Zidan, the director of the play, explained that the play presents a different visual and dialogue format from previous performances, with the participation of young actors who are passionate about the theater and have lived through the current difficult circumstances.

Perfume Industry in Syria

A symposium was held at the Arab Cultural Center in Mazzeh in Damascus entitled “The History of the Perfume Industry in Syria”.
Dr. Najlaa Al-Khadra, Professor Mukhles Al-Mahmoud and Perfumer Mohamed Mazen Zakour participated in the symposium.