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Journalists not prevented from seeking information, except in matters of national security where some restrictions may apply, says Minister of State for Information
Minister of State for Information Osama Heikal spoke with DNE on plans to reformulate media policy, information warfare, and regaining Egypt’s soft power
The Supreme Council for Media Regulation grants licences to the private sector and monitors its work, with the National Press Authority (NPA) to monitor national newspapers, and the National Media Authority (NMA) to manage Radio and TV.
Initiative aims to raise awareness on achieving UN sustainable development goals (SDGs), says Minister of State for Information Osama Heikal
Heikal said the decision came after an initiative by the Presidency to support irregular workers whose incomes have been affected by the repercussions of the coronavirus.
Heikal presented his plan to develop local media in a way that ensures more openness to all political forces and spectra
Media figures believe the ministry will have limited roles as all responsibilities are provided to three state bodies in accordance to the constitution
The ministry’s main responsibilities are not yet announced with the presence of three state bodies overseeing press in Egypt
Several parliamentarians praised decision, describing it as good step
Head of the Media Committee Osama Heikal spoke during a press conference to reflect on the parliament’s achievements