UAE News Agency plans to open a branch in Russia
The country’s embassy reported that this process began in May, when WAM executive director Mohammed Jalal Al Raisi visited Moscow, and continues to this day.
MOSCOW, September 28. / TASS /. A branch of the UAE news agency WAM may appear in Russia. This was announced on Tuesday by the second secretary of the country’s embassy, head of media and cultural sector and public diplomacy Naima Suheil Almusharrah.
“The process of opening [a branch] is ongoing because we are looking for a suitable location [for an office]. This process also includes the selection of personnel, “Almusharrah said in an interview with a TASS correspondent.
According to her, this process began in May, when WAM executive director Mohammed Jalal Al Raisi visited Moscow, and continues to this day. The second secretary noted that the opening of the agency’s office is aimed at strengthening cooperation between the countries in the field of media.
WAM is a UAE government agency founded in 1976. It broadcasts news in almost 20 languages of the world, including Russian.