‘Studio Salmiya’ located on an area of 600 square meters
KUWAIT CITY, Sept 11, (KUNA): Minister of Information and State Minister for Youth Affairs Mohammad Al-Jabri affirmed that the new Salmiya studio is considered to be an important pillar in the development process and upgrade of the information media system in the Ministry of Information through addition of modern high-quality equipment which are in line with the rapid development in the information media sector.
In a statement he issued during the opening ceremony of the studio in Salmiya area, Minister Al-Jabri described the project as a pioneering one that is within the framework of developing and upgrading the main infrastructure outside the ministry’s main building, and that it refl ects on the increase of both live and recorded programs. He indicated that “Studio Salmiya” is located on an area of 600 square meters, and has a main control room, adding that it is considered to be a vital and important studio on the regional level due to its excellent location especially since it contains the latest broadcasting, receiving and media production devices.
The minister praised the national employees working in the ministry and the achievements witnessed in this sector, which led to the realization of several milestones in Kuwait’s information media sector. He said, “Our working youths are constantly cared and catered for. The ministry has a constant movement of training and provision of skills in accordance with an ambitious plan, which was prepared to ensure constant growth in the local information sector”.
The minister later visited the headquarters of the GCC Joint Program Production Institution in the building of Ministry of Information in Salmiya area, where he, accompanied by its Director General Ali Al-Rees, toured the institution’s sectors. Minister Al-Jabri praised the mission of the institution in terms of producing programs which depict Islamic and Arab culture as well as enhance traditions which link the GCC community in terms of single civilization and history, as well as joint destiny.