As part of the inauguration of the Al-'Afaf Shopping Center which will open in the coming days marking the auspicious birth anniversary of Imam Ali Ibn Abi Taleb (peace be upon both of them), the al-Abbas's (p) holy shrine intends to establish a comprehensive exhibition of its (intellectual, urban, medical, educational, agricultural, commercial, investment, touristic and industrial) activities and projects, according to the statement of the member of the committee supervising the exhibition, Mr. Mohammed Al-Tajer to AlKafeel Network.
He added: "The idea of the comprehensive exhibition that will be held on the central courtyard of Al-'Afaf Shopping Center, emerged a while ago. And after the approval of the General Secretariat of the al-Abbas's (p) holy shrine, a committee was set up to oversee this exhibition which will be held for the first time under the slogan "Our projects are an encouragement for the national abilities" on the 13th of Rajab 1439 H corresponding to March 29, 2018 and will continue for ten days, in order to inform the citizen, visitor, governmental institutions and others, and to highlight the most prominent services, activities and events of the holy shrine in all its fields and to publicize its products that become the focus of attention as their quality is equivalent of global products.
Mr. al-Tajer explained: "The participants in the exhibition are: AlKafeel Omnea Company, Department of al-Madeef along with the Department of Maintain of Order, AlKafeel Company for Public Investments (including Al-Joud Company, AlKafeel Water Company and other sites and sections of the Company), Lewa' World Company, Engineering Projects Department, Gifts and vows Department, Department of Islamic and Human Knowledge Affairs, Department of Intellecutal and Cultural Affairs (including AlKafeel Institute for Information Technology and Skills Development, Internet Division, AlKafeel Center for Digital Printing), Department of AlKafeel Museum, AlKafeel House for Printing and Publishing, Division of Vehicles' Investment, Noor AlKafeel Company, AlKafeel Hospital, Service Affairs Department, Al-'Afaf Center Administration, Factory of the Holy Shrine for the Manufacture of Shrines' Gates and Grids, al-'Ameed University, and AlKafeel National Youth Project. "
Adding: "International Companies in different specialities will also participate in the exhibition that will continue for ten days. And we call the citizens from inside and outside Karbala to come and visit to see closely the most prominent activities and products of the al-Abbas's (p) holy shrine."