Mon 09-04-2018 17:49 PM
SHARJAH, 9th April, 2018 (WAM) — H.H. Dr. Sheikh Sultan bin Mohammed Al Qasimi, Supreme Council Member and Ruler of Sharjah, met on Monday with Sheikh Sultan bin Ahmed Al Qasimi, Chairman of the Sharjah Media Council and its members.
During the meeting, H.H. Dr. Sheikh Sultan bin Mohammed was briefed on the Council, and Media Policy on Sharjah’s vision, mission, values and objectives to ensure that Sharjah continues to be a role model for responsible media, a centre for knowledge management and dissemination, and an integrated environment for innovation.
His Highness also briefed about the latest plans and development projects in the Sharjah Media Council and all its affiliated institutions represented by Sharjah Media City, Shams, Sharjah Media Corporation, SMC, and Sharjah Government Media Bureau, SGMB.
Sheikh Sultan bin Mohamed praised the efforts of the SGMB in the success of the seventh session of the seventh edition of the International Government Communication Forum, IGCF 2018. His Highness also received a copy of the recommendations of the Forum.
His Highness directed the Sharjah Media Council to work towards targeting wider sectors of the public in light of the emirate’s diverse activities locally, regionally and globally. He was also briefed on the developments and infrastructure projects of Sharjah Media City, which serve the media and investment companies.
The meeting was attended by Dr. Khalid Omar Al Midfa, President of Shams, Mohammed Hassan Khalaf, Director-General of Sharjah Media Corporation, Tariq Saeed Allay, Director of SGMB, and Hassan Yacoub Al Mansouri, Acting Secretary-General of Sharjah Media Council.
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