UAE plans to world media destination

    United Arab Emirates: Tuesday, September 20 – 2011

A top media official in Dubai has said the UAE is exerting all efforts to become a major destination for world media, Gulf News has reported. Ahmad Abdullah Al Shaikh, Director-General of Dubai Government Media Office and Managing Director of Dubai Media Incorporated has added, during a meeting with Russell Haworth, general manager, Thomson Reuters Foundation for the Middle East and Africa, that the Gulf country is keen to support media institutions to operate transparently as it believes in having an open media.