More than 40 million dirham grant for artistic and cultural projects

The amount will contribute to among other things the development of art and culture projects

The Ministry of culture and communication has in the last three months of 40.3 million dirham 2017 assigned to support art and cultural programmes and projects.

This amount was divided about books, reading and publishing (10,463,300 dirham), Visual Arts (3,522,600 dirham) and theatre (12,398,100 dirham). Financial support of 9.18 million dirham was awarded to music, singing, performing arts and choreography.

In the case of aid for cultural, artistic, heritage associations and festivals, is assigned an amount of 7.440 million dirham, reports the medium Medias24.