Supreme Media Regulatory Council

Supreme Media Regulatory Council applauds high turnout during election

Mon, 26 Mar 2018 - 02:07 GMT

The Supreme Media Regulatory Council applauded the high turnout of Egyptians to cast their voices on the first day of the presidential election.

Supreme Media Regulatory Council ends SNL broadcast

Sun, 11 Feb 2018 - 06:55 GMT

Egypt’s Supreme Media Regulatory Council decided on Sunday to stop the broadcasting of the Comedy Program Saturday Night Live (SNL).

Supreme Media Council: TV host fully responsible for program

Wed, 24 Jan 2018 - 05:25 GMT

Decision No. 2 of 2018 was issued on Wednesday stating that the program presenter bears the full responsibility of the content of shows and hosts.

Veteran journalist Salah Essa passes away at 78

Tue, 26 Dec 2017 - 01:10 GMT

Journalists and press institutions mourned the veteran writer and journalist Salah Essa who passed away on Monday at the age of 78.

Cairo, Beirut discuss media cooperation

Tue, 11 Jul 2017 - 05:47 GMT

Head of the Supreme Media Regulatory Council has hailed as "constructive and fruitful" cooperation between Egypt and Lebanon in a meeting with Melhem Riachi.

Media body uncovers plan to establish company for public surveys

Wed, 21 Jun 2017 - 11:11 GMT

Makram Mohamed Ahmed unveiled on Wednesday a plan to establish a national company to carry out public surveys on the most viewed TV series and talk shows.

Egypt’s TV viewership surveys banned after complaints

Wed, 21 Jun 2017 - 08:18 GMT

Egypt’s Supreme Media Regulatory Council issued a decision Wednesday to halt all surveys by companies and private agencies to check the rate of exposure and viewership.

Media Regulatory Council to form Media Observatory

Sat, 13 May 2017 - 06:55 GMT

The Supreme Media Regulatory Council will form a Media Observatory to follow-up on what is being broadcast or published in different media outlets

Press reform considers fate of financially unstable papers

Tue, 09 May 2017 - 07:44 GMT

The Parliament’s Media and Culture Committee held a meeting Monday to discuss a new bill regulating journalism and media affairs.