Al-Lawzi receives French media delegation
SANA’A, Feb. 15 (Saba)- Minister of Information Hasan al-Lawzi, along with the French ambassador to Sana’a Joseph Silva, received on Monday a French media delegation headed by Director General of the Middle East for Audio-Visual Media.
During the meeting, they came across cooperation relations between the two countries and means of improving and reinforcing them.
They also discussed means to benefit from the French experience in technology with the aim of improving Yemen radio and television to upgrade to the digital system.
The meeting shed light on request of the French side to re-broadcast Monte Carlo Doualiya and Radio France International radio stations via the FM waves which received welcome by the Yemeni side within treatment framework of the new Audio Visual Media Law.
The minister hailed the ancient experiment of the Yemeni and French cooperation in the field of radio and television preparations, expressing aspiration of Yemen to get assistance for the process of moving to the digital system.
For their parts, the French ambassador and head of the French delegation praised Yemen media systems in broadcasting some programs in the French language, expressing pleasure to hold more cooperation in the media field.