National Press Authority
The Supreme Council for Media Regulation (SCMR) said, Tuesday that live streaming videos showing incidents of violence and murder should stop.
Prime Minister Moustafa Madbouli issued on Monday the statute of the National Press Authority.
The powerful media bodies include the SCMR, National Media Authority, and the National Press Authority.
Abdel Mohsen Salama, head of Egypt’s Press Syndicate, referred to a suggestion to impose a tax on internet users.
Sisi has ratified on September 1 the new law regulating press and media, which was approved by the Parliament in June.
President Abdel Fatah al-Sisi has ratified on Friday, law No. 179 of 2018 to regulate the National Press Authority (NPA); the law was previously approved by Parliament.
The meeting was set to discuss ways to rationalize distribution expenses as well as increasing paper prices.
The parliament approved Sunday amending a number of controversial articles in the new law regulating media
The newly-approved draft law which aimed to regulate the National Press Authority (NPA) and the National Media Authority (NMA) caused a state of controversy.
The Parliament approved on Monday the two government-drafted laws aimed to regulate the National Press Authority (NPA) and the National Media Authority (NMA).
Ahmed el-Sayed al-Naggar, Egyptian economist and former chairman of the state-owned Al-Ahram newspaper, has been summoned for an internal investigation by Al-Ahram’s board of directors on Tuesday over alleged insults to the organization.
Head of the National Press Authority (NPA) Karam Gabr has decided to appoint Hisham Lotfi as acting chairman of Al-Ahram following Naggar’s resignation.