At Doha Exhibition and Convention Centre from January 9 to January 18, 2020. Timings: From 9am until 9pm, except on Friday (from 3pm until 10pm) and Thursday (from 9am to 10pm).
The 30 edition of the Doha International Book Fair (DIBF) is witnessing the largest participation of the Qatari private publishing houses thus year. The Qatari publishing houses present hundreds of new titles that highlight the Qatari and Arabic writings from Doha. The Qatari publishers taking part in the DIBF include Katara Publishing House; Hamad Bin Khalifa University (HBKU) Press; Lusail Publishing House; Roza Publishing; Zekreet Publishing and Distribution; Dar Al-Watad; Dar Al Thaqafa Printing and Dar Al Sharq among others. 335 publishers from 31 countries are attending the book fair. France will be the guest of honor as Qatar-France Year of Culture 2020 is being celebrated this year. Belgium and Australia are taking part for the first time in the Doha International Book Fair.