The MENA Cristal Festival were created in 2005 with the objective of introducing a new and ambitious competition in all the Middle Eastern and North African (MENA) countries. This comes as the Middle East & North Africa version of the Cristal Festival, which target is European countries and is heldd yearly in the Swiss Alps.
This new competition is the first ever to bring together all the countries of the region. The winners receive the famous « Cristal », the hallmark of the Cristal Festival. The event company « 2C Associes » produces and organizes the MENA Cristal Festival, the Cristal Festival and the China Cristal Awards.