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Media iftars: Too many calories, not enough content

What is the point of gathering the media if no one plans to interact with them?

July 16, 2014 6:09
 
“There is no secret agenda”

“There is no secret agenda”

Governor Blaya, a member of the US Broadcasting Board of Governors- which funds media outlets like the Arabic-language Alhurra channel - emphasizes that the US doesn’t dish out propaganda through broadcasts.

May 21, 2009 12:58
 
Not-so-happy Press Freedom Day

Not-so-happy Press Freedom Day

Press freedom across the world is declining, and the situation is particularly bad in the Middle East, says an annual press survey.

May 3, 2009 11:39
 
Do you think there is freedom of speech in the UAE?

Do you think there is freedom of speech in the UAE?

The results are in.

April 19, 2009 9:43
 
What freedom of speech?

What freedom of speech?

While the new law prohibits the UAE’s courts from imprisoning journalists for doing their jobs, it allows imposing of hefty fines for “publishing information that damages the country’s reputation.”

January 21, 2009 3:48
 
Don’t stop the press

Don’t stop the press

The UAE’s ranking on the World Press Freedom Index this year has fallen two points from last year. Will upcoming regulations change that?

November 23, 2008 3:36
 
Go figure

Go figure

Press releases pour statistics to journalists hungry for numbers. Does anyone bother adding them up?

August 25, 2008 12:40