State Council and Shura Council review means to enhance communication with media
26 Dec 2018
The State Council and Shura Council organized a meeting with the editors of the local Arabic and English newspapers and electronic news websites in the presence of H.E. Dr. Khalid bin Salim Al Saidi, Secretary General of the State Council and H.E. Sheikh Ali bin Nasser Al Mahrouqi, Secretary General of the Shura Council.
At the beginning of the meeting, His Excellency the Secretary General of the Council stressed the keenness of the Oman Council to build bridges of communication with the various media institutions in order to develop media coverage of its activities. His Excellency said that this meeting comes to exchange views with the media institutions to come out with integrated visions that could serve the media message of the Council.
His Excellency the Secretary General of the Shura Council appreciated the role of the media in covering the work of the Council and presenting its activities to the society, in a way that contributes to the raising of the awareness of the society. He expressed his aspiration to further improve the media performance of the Council and enhance the presence of its activities in various media.
The meeting discussed a number of issues that serve the cooperation and coordination between Oman Council and media institutions, including: ways to develop cooperation between the Council and the media, the current coverage of the Council's activities and work in the media, the importance of focusing on objectivity in covering these activities, and the cooperation between the Council and the media in the qualification of media professionals.