RIYADH, Saudi Arabia: A delegation of media persons from Pakistan held a meeting with the Ambassador to the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia Raja Ali Ejaz in Riyadh on December 3.
The Pakistani media persons were in Riyadh wherein they participated in the two-day (December 2-3, 2019) Saudi Media Forum “Media Industry— Opportunities and Challenges” organized by the Saudi Journalists Association.
The delegation members amongst others comprised Mr. Taimur Shamil from Pakistan Television Corporation (PTV World), Mr. Zahid Malik from Metro Watch and Mr. Agha Iqrar Haroon from Dispatch News Desk (DND) news agency.
The ambassador encouraged the visiting journalists to benefit from the opportunity to establish linkages with the Saudi Media professionals.
Ambassador Raja Ali Ejaz also emphasized on the role of media in promoting soft image of Pakistan.
The Saudi Media Forum included working sessions, specialized workshops and an open meeting, in the presence of a number of prominent experts, influential in the media industry field in the world, and representatives of Arab and international media.
Its aim was to discuss and interact with emerging media issues and matters, and their relationship with the communicative developments in the Arab region and the world.