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Kumar was looking for his whole family for 37 years which he has no contact with anyone. Somehow, he got to know his immediate family members are from RRI Sg Buloh. He tried in many ways to find them, but to no avail. At the end he decided to take part in Uravugal Thodarkathai (Minnalfm program) and shared those little details. Radio managed to find his immediate family within 14 days and they have met each other now after 37 years! ..Story by RTM Malaysia.
A 4-day course to provide radio programmers an insightful knowledge in creating content and managing the whole radio production process for both live and recorded programmes began in Kuala Lumpur today.
This workshop of international-standard is aimed at enhancing the skills of creativity in radio’s content creations by learning the best theoretical and hands-on production practices.
Mr Baek Sang-Hoon, Director at the Drama Production Department of the Korean Broadcasting System (KBS) which produces Korean dramas highly popular in Asia, identifies several success factors for impactful storytelling.
“ Storytellers must understand audiences and be empathic with their needs and desires”, he said.
Information Ministers from India, Bangladesh, Cambodia, and South Korea discussed recently a proposal to set up a content bank that will contribute towards the preservation of Asia’s cultural heritage and linguistic diversity.
India’s Epic Ramayana at the Asia Media Summit
Ramayanais an ancient Indian epic poem that’s one of the most important in Hindu literature. Written in Sanskrit by sage Valmiki, it narrates the struggle of the divine prince Ram or Rama to rescue his wife Sita from the demon king Ravana. This epic has been performed throughout India and many parts of Asia for at least 2000 years.
SPT Members Review AIBD’s New Strategic Plan
Members of the AIBD Strategic Plan Team met recently on the sidelines of the Asia Media Summit 2018 in New Delhi, India to examine directions and programmes of the Institute for the next four years.
ASBU, AIBD Seek Stronger Cooperation
The Arab States Broadcasting Union (ASBU) and AIBD pledged to expand their cooperation in capacity building activities for their members.
In their annual partnership committee meeting held in New Delhi, India on 11 May 2018, Mr Abdul Rahim Suleiman, ASBU Director General, committed to bringing in more Arab participants and speakers to the Asia Media Summit (AMS) in 2019.
India’s Prime Minister Modi says Asia Pacific has emerged as one of the most promising regions for media business, especially the broadcasting sector, and offers opportunities for international cooperation ranging from technology partnership to sharing of successful strategies of inclusive communication.
“Our eventual aim shall be to deepen the media and democratic space in the region”, the Prime Minister stressed.
Latest AIBD Newsletter
Keynote address of Madam Liu Yandong,Vice Premier, State Council of the People’s Republic of China, at the Inaugural Session of the Asia Media Summit 2017. More
Director AIBD, Mr Chang, delivering the Qingdao Declaration on Media and the Worlds Sustainable Development at the Asia Media Summit Closing Ceremony. More
Ms Hua Jiang, Director of News and Media Division, Department of Public Information, United Nations, reading message of Ms Amina J. Mohammed, Deputy Secretary General of the United Nations. More
Dr Marielza Oliveira, Director and UNESCO Representative to China, Democratic People’s Republic of Korea, Japan, Mongolia and Republic of Korea reading the message of Ms Irina Bokova, Director-General of UNESCO. More
Dr Abdolali Ali Askari, President of AIBD General Conference, and President, Islamic Republic of Iran Broadcasting (IRIB) spoke out against war and terrorism and urged the media to promote peace, friendship, morality and spirituality. More
To shape the development media, broadcasters in Asia offered diverse approaches from pursuing investigative pieces, expanding collaboration among media groups, to respecting local sensitivity to reach targeted communities. More
A new approach to deal with sensationalism and negativism in news that are increasingly turning off audiences and pushing them to trust media less and care less about the world is the application of constructive journalism. More
A winning strategy for radio stations must consider the listener, brand. Content and promotion. They must learn to understand and love their listeners who, after all, decide the shape of their brand. More
The use of virtual studio and virtual studio implantation technology is bringing a new visual experience for the TV audience, and providing new thinking and creative new tools for television producers. More
The ITU Regional Office for Asia and the Pacific says costs, enormity of task, lack of government support and cooperation among stakeholders, and ever evolving technologies remain as some of the challenges in the migration from analogue to digital in the region. More