The Arab States Broadcasting Union (ASBU) has honored the Minister of Information, Dr. Boutros Hallaq.
That came during the opening of the 23rd Arab Radio and TV Festival, which is currently being held in Tunisia, under the title “Arts and Culture Unite Us”
The festival will continue its activities till June 15th and it is being held in cooperation with the Tunisian Ministry of Culture, the Tunisian radio and television institutions, and the Arab Satellite Communications Organization “Arabsat.”
The event aims to contribute to the development of Arab radio and television production and raise its level in a way that meets the aspirations of the member organizations and the principles for which they work.
It also aims to monitor innovative and serious trends in Arab radio and television production and encourage them in order to develop Arab creative energies in this field.
The festival included a musical evening presented by the Tunisian musician, Mohamed Ali Kammoun, entitled “Arab Perfumes”.
A bunch of elite Arab, artists, directors, senior officials, and distinguished media professionals in the Arab arena were also honored during the festival.
The festival’s activities include holding various television and radio competitions.
The Syrian General Authority for Radio and Television, the General Organization for Radio and Television Production, and Syrian drama production companies are also participating in the exhibition, which is being held within the activities of the festival.
Source: Syrian Arab News Agency