Tag: media council
The prime minister's special advisor on media and communications says the council is part of the reform the new government wants.
He says the government will not be involved in the process and has left it to media practitioners to jointly discuss the matter.
The Centre for Independent Journalism says it will be difficult for journalists to behave ethically as long as the Printing Presses and Publications Act is still in force.
Malaysia can learn from Indonesia, which created a press law and empowered state-linked media to serve the public, says assistant professor.