'The book industry
in Nigeria is not thriving today for so many reasons but mainly due to government policies.
'If included in the SIPP, the book industry
may even enjoy more incentives under the proposed single menu of incentives in the Tax Code, like the income tax holiday, special rates and additional deductions,' according to Chua.
According to DOF's Chua, the book publishing industry will be included in the SIPP after "an evaluation process." If included in the SIPP, the book industry
may enjoy more perks under the proposed single menu of incentives in the Tax Code, like the income tax holiday, special rates and additional deductions, Chua added.
During the event, a SBA delegation highlighted the growing importance of the emirate in relation to library work, the book industry
and the world of publishing in general.
On her message on the occasion of World Book Day 2018; Director General of UNESCO Audrey Azoulay said, "When we celebrate books, we celebrate activities -- writing, reading, translating, publishing -- which help individuals to raise and fulfill themselves; and we celebrate, in a fundamental way, the freedoms that make them possible." Athens; the World Book Capital 2018 Each year since 2000, the UNESCO and the international organizations representing the three major sectors of the book industry
- publishers, booksellers and libraries, select the World Book Capital for a one-year period, starting April 23 each year.
One of the most highlyrespected writers in the UK comics industry is hitting Renfrewshire for a longawaited talk next month Comic creator, Robbie Morrison, will be chatting to fans on December 1 at Renfrew Library to share his knowledge on the comic book industry
Abdulrahman bin Nasser Al-Assem, said that the ministry is working to prepare for the exhibition, in a way that reflects Saudi culture, its international standing and fulfills the aspirations of those interested in the book industry
. Al-Assem called on interested publishing houses to abide by the terms and conditions of participation, set by the ministry on the website of the e-exhibition, noting that compliance with them facilitates proceeding their applications, stressing importance of meeting deadlines for registration and completing all procedures, according to the specified conditions.
Summary: The Sharjah Ruler's initiative will support publishers and book industry
stakeholders, enabling them to further develop this vital sector.
The widely used Edelweiss application is the book industry
's B2B interactive catalog platform.
The conferences of Book- Ambassadors and publishers will be held to exchange views and evolve strategies for solving their common problems of book industry
Comic Book Resources, founded by Jonah Weiland in 1995, began as a forum providing a platform for comic enthusiasts to share and discuss the latest news and trends in the comic book industry
The photographs here come from the book Industry
& the Coast, Images of the North East in the 1960s, by Richard Gaunt.
The World Book Capital is selected every year by the international organizations that represent the three major sectors of the book industry
: the International Publishers Association, the International Booksellers Federation and the International Federation of Library Associations and Institutions.
Al Aqroubi added that the award was launched to stimulate and support professionals in the Arabic children's book industry
regardless of circumstances, so the deadline for submissions has been extended to give everyone the opportunity to participate and compete for the award with winners being announced during the opening of the 34th Sharjah International Book Fair (SIBF) on November 4th.