COVID-19 pandemic highlights importance of media role: Jordanian minister

SourceArab News
SectorEconomy
CountryJordan

COVID-19 pandemic highlights importance of media role: Jordanian minister COVID-19 pandemic highlights importance of media role: Jordanian minister Development brought about by social media and modern media tools have become the primary source and platforms of exchange of information among individuals.

(Shutterstock) Short Url COVID-19 pandemic highlights importance of media role: Jordanian minister Different media tools have helped people around the world complete work and continue their lives Updated 22 November 2020 Follow @arabnews DUBAI: The coronavirus pandemic has demonstrated the importance of investing in the development of the media and communication sector, which is as an important tool to serve society, Jordan’s media minister said. Ali Al-Ayed, the Minister of State for Media Affairs and the official spokesperson for the Jordanian government, stressed that the pandemic highlighted the need for alternative modes of communication, state news agency Petra reported.  Different media tools have helped people around the world complete work and continue their “lives under these exceptional circumstances,” Ayed said during a virtual session on the “Future of Media” conference organized by the Egyptian Ministry of State for Information. Ali Al-Ayed, the Minister of State for Media Affairs and the official spokesperson for the Jordanian government. (Petra) Ayed pointed to the great development brought about by social media and modern...read more...