Brunei Darussalam will provide strong support to work on promoting cooperation in the information and media sectors, in order to help build an ASEAN identity. This was stated by the Acting Director of Information at the Opening Ceremony of The 2nd working group on Information, Media and Training in the morning.

Awang Mawardi bin Haji Mohammad said there is a need to discuss many areas of interest such as the policy option in broadcasting, print media, journalism and new media as well as Capacity building of media personnel and public education on the use of new media to promote ASEAN and to increase good online content. The meeting was attended by delegations from Brunei Darussalam, Malaysia, Philippines, Singapore, Thailand, Vietnam and the ASEAN Secretariat.

Source: Radio Television Brunei