38th OANA Executive Board Meeting comes to a close

KUALA LUMPUR, 16th February, 2015 (WAM) — The 38th Executive Board Meeting of the Organisation of Asia-Pacific News Agencies, OANA, which was held in Kuala Lumpur, with the participation of Emirates News Agency, WAM, concluded last night.

WAM’s delegation was represented by Jamal Nasser Al Suwaider, Executive Director, and Ahmed Najib from the IT Management Department.

The meeting discussed how news agencies deal with social media, ways of utilising its speed in reaching the public to convey accurate and non-biased information, as well as reviewing the importance of keeping abreast of developments in the technology and communication fields.