Three new mechanisms (working groups) were established under the Senior Officials Meeting Responsible for Information (SOMRI) which includes the ASEAN Digital Broadcasting (ADB) Working Group that will act as the technical working group responsible for the recommendation and implementation of the measures and initiatives related to digital broadcasting.
This was stated by Awang Haji MohdRozan bin DatoPadukaAwang Haji MohdYunos, the Permanent Secretary for Media and Cabinet at the Prime Minister’s Office at the opening ceremony of the 1st ASEAN Senior Officials Meeting Responsible For Information (SOMRI) Working Group on ASEAN Digital Broadcasting (WG-ADB).
The meeting among others will focus on study and recommend the ASEAN digital broadcasting policy, regulations and standards, coordinate with other sectors concerned on radio frequency for digital strategies and exchange views and share best practices on digital broadcasting strategies.
The two-day meeting will also held an information sharing session from the leading broadcasting industries on digital radio and audio technology. The meeting will be chaired by Awang Haji MuhdSuffian bin Haji Bungsu, the Director of Radio Televisyen Brunei.