Arab News, Thursday, Oct 14, 2021 | Rabi Al-Awwal 8, 1443
Saudi Shoura Council approves decision calling for more investment in media
The Shoura Council virtually
held on Wednesday a regular session, presided over by Dr. Mishaal bin Fahm
Al-Salami, the consultative body’s deputy speaker.
The council inaugurated its session by reviewing
the topics on its agenda. The council approved a decision calling on the
Ministry of Information to improve the investment environment in the media
It urged the ministry to complete its update of
the media policy soon. It called on the ministry to review the human resources
system and reshape media functions in a way that enhances operational efficiency
and quality of outputs.
The council called for the allocation of an item
in the ministry’s budget for emergency media events.