Exemptions included entry permits for equipment and cameras accompanying media professionals and photographers from outside the country, permits for ground and aerial photography, as well as exemptions on the fees for frequency spectrum services and wireless equipment.
Major news outlets in China have largely avoided detailed reporting of district council election results in Hong Kong, where pro-democracy candidates scored a landslide victory
Chinese state media on Monday urged authorities to take a “tougher line” against protesters in Hong Kong who vandalised state-run Xinhua news agency and other buildings at the weekend,
Sheikha Bodour called on female publishers and authors at the PublisHer summit to come together in support of women working in the industry.
The Arab League will hold its regular meetings to discuss the role of media in combating terrorism and hate speech in Dubai from 17-19 November.
Middle East writers must consider ‘real characters’ and young females with ambition when creating characters to move the needle on TV series and evolve outdated attitudes towards women.
Professor Jairo Lugo-Ocando, Dean of the College of Communication at the University of Sharjah, stated that news stories, content production processes in newsrooms, and media technology are all changing as a result of artificial intelligence and modern digital programmes.
BBC management told editorial and other staff members to work from home after they were able to leave the office on Tuesday night, said staff who spoke on condition of anonymity as they were not authorized to talk to media.
Faisal J. Abbas, the editor-in-chief of Saudi Arabia-based Arab News, emphasised the role of journalists as verifiers who can stop spreading fake news.