The meeting of the Union Minister of the Ministry of Information and the broadcasting organizations was held in the ministry meeting hall yesterday afternoon.
The meeting was attended by Union Minister U Maung Maung Ohn, Deputy Minister U Ye Tint, the permanent secretary and officials from respective departments and officials from the broadcasting media such as Forever Group, Shwe Than Lwin media, Fortune Broadcasting, KMA TeleMedia, My Multi-Media Group, Mandalay FM, Pyinsawady FM, Padamyar FM, FM Bagan and Cherry FM.
In the meeting, Union Minister U Maung Maung Ohn said that as the role of the media is important, it is necessary to act correctly in the interests of the state and people forever. Media needs to be flexible with modern systems and consistent with state policies. Some media outlets are spreading fake news and rumours, therefore people lose the right to know the truth. The Union minister thanked the media companies because they have been cooperating with governments for the people through the ages. Media companies need to broadcast good news and continue participating in the task of ensuring peace and stability of the State.
Then, the deputy minister discussed the points for broadcast media to be aware of.
Next, the MRTV director-general talked about TV and FM broadcasters, which are cooperating with the MRTV.
Furthermore, the permanent secretary discussed the conditions of broadcasting law enforcement. The participants discussed the work progress and finally the Union minister concluded the meeting. — MNA