The Iraqi Ministry of Culture is gearing up for the second Baghdad International Translation Conference, to be held on November 6th.
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The four-day conference will take place at the Mansour Melia Hotel in the centre of Baghdad and will be organised by the ministry through the Dar al-Maamoun Translation and Publishing House, to ensure the success of this important event, according to ministry spokesperson Abdul Qader Saadi al-Jumaili.
Al-Jumaili told Mawtani that the conference "will address several themes [and will feature] discussions and intense deliberations by the participants", complementing the first Baghdad Translation Conference, which was held in June 2010.