Damascus, Media Center at Information Ministry pavilion has exerted huge efforts to cover events of Damascus International Fair which included direct broadcasting, photos, meetings and other media works that aimed to convey a message from Damascus to the World.
Information Minister Imad Sarah told SANA in a statement on Friday that about 125 local, Arab and foreign mass media took part in the coverage of the various activities of the Fair, including 42 media outlets which got visas, while 83 others were inside Syria, among them the national media, in addition to the accredited offices of the AP, AFP, Reuters and others.
Minister Sarah pointed out that the Media center offered various services to the media institutions like free-high speed Internet and broadcasting via satellite.
He added that the image presented by the Syrian media through its broadcast articles and photos have refuted US attempts to minimize the participation in Damascus Fair.
For his part, SANA Director-general Abdul-Rahim Ahmad said SANA technical cadres have exerted remarkable efforts to provide the center with all equipment needed for the media coverage and to convey its message to the world.
Ahmad added that SANA media team has worked throughout the 10-day Fair as one integrated team.
Source: Syrian Arab News Agency