Cambodian Ministry of Information closed its two-day (March 19-20) annual conference here this afternoon under the presence of its Minister H.E. Khieu Kanharith.
In his keynote closing remarks, H.E. Khieu Kanharith stressed some key points as follows:
1- Regarding the urgent demand for recruiting new staff, the ministry will reduce the number of new staff, but will increase the new information technology instead, at the same time the ministry will urge the provincial and municipal information officials to upgrade their capacities by organizing the internal examination for them aims at increase their salary’s grades.
2- All provincial and municipal information offices have to work more harder so as to boost their daily news and timely report to their provincial and municipal directors as well the ministry.
3- In order to improve the quality of magazine, H.E. Khieu Kanharith urged all provincial and municipal information offices to jointly provide with varieties of news articles and photos to the ministry.
4- He also appealed to all information units as well as provincial and municipal information offices to closely unite together so as to successfully achieve the news services.
Besides, H.E. Minister provided photo cameras to all 24 provincial and municipal offices across the country.
Following the closing ceremony, 96 medals and 78 certificates of congratulations were conferred and handed over to the ministry’s officials for their outstanding works in 2008.