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Signing a memorandum with CHINA INTERNATIONAL COMMUNICATION CENTER
AJMI - Doha
On Wednesday, December 12, 2023, the Al Jazeera Media Institute signed a cooperation agreement with the China Intercontinental Communication Center (CICC), covering areas of media training and development.
The memorandum was signed by Hamad Al Hawal, Manager of Planning and Projects at the Al Jazeera Media Institute, on behalf of Eman Al Amri, the Institute's Director. Representing the China Intercontinental Communication Center was Jing Shuiqing, Editor-in Chief and Vice President, in the presence of officials from the network and the Chinese center, along with representatives from the Chinese Embassy in Doha.
After signing the agreement, Hamad Al Hawal stated, "We are pleased with this step, which falls within the framework of the institute's strategy to enhance and increase cooperation with international media institutions to develop media competency skills."
Al-Houl also expressed hope that this agreement would open new avenues for collaboration with Chinese institutions operating in the media field.
He added that the partnership would focus on offering joint training programs, enhancing research and development in the field of media education, and exchanging experiences and creative ideas.
Jing Shuiqing expressed his delight with the agreement, noting that this visit is his second, following his visit to the Al Jazeera Media Network, specifically the Al Jazeera Media Institute, in 2019. During that visit, he familiarized himself with the institute's prominent training services, specialized experts, and various activities. He expressed his hope for expanding bilateral relations with the institute in the future.
Founded in Beijing in 1994, CICC is China's oldest co-production documentary company. With over a decade of experience, advanced equipment, and global partnerships, it has produced 200+ hours of high-quality factual programs showcasing China. As a leading documentary company, CICC collaborates globally, promoting Chinese culture and earning 20+ international awards.