Assistant Deputy Minister of Culture met with e-newspapers officials
Published 26 Aug 2009
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E-Media: Riyadh - The Assistant Deputy Minister of Culture for local media , Abdulrahman Al-Haza'a, met yesterday with the owners of electronic newspapers in the light of royal decree to discuss with them the mechanisms of media works and preparation for the meeting of committee formed for studying the electronic newspapers. The meeting witnessed the participation of Ministries of Interior, Culture and information, Communications and Information Technology Commission and King Abdulaziz City for Science and Technology. During the meeting, he stressed, according to Saudi Press Agency, that the Minister of Culture and Information is keen to continue the contacts with e-newspapers and providing necessary facilities to enable them to work in a regular environment that ensure the credibility of news, pointing out that the ministry is seeking with government sectors to build up reference rules for electronic publishing. At the end of the meeting, it was agreed that each newspaper has to send its suggestions to organize license mechanism for e-newspaper and to study these suggestions in another meeting.
Last Modified Date: 10/02/2013 - 4:35 PM Saudi Arabia Time
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