State Council Organizes Seminar on Relationship Between Media and Parliamentarians

The State Council today organized a seminar about the relationship between media means and parliamentarians under the title ‘ The Principles and Basic Skills’.

Dr. Khalid bin Salim al- Saeedi, Secretary General of State Council stressed the important role played by media in parliamentary work through raising awareness of the roles, functions and responsibilities of the parliamentary council. He pointed out that the State Council has attached great interest in media. To this end, it has established an Assistant Secretariat General for Media and Public Relations to implement the media policy of the Council and convey its messages to society through the different print, audio and visual media means.

The seminar which was presented by Dr. Abdullah bin Khamis al- Kindi, associate professor of journalism at Sultan Qaboos University (SQU) aimed at developing the skills and knowledge of the honorable members of the State Council with relation to how to deal with media and enhance the positive image of the State Council through media.

Source: Oman News Agency