Information Affairs Undersecretary Abdulrahman
Bahar, accompanied with Gulf Radio and TV Corporation Director General
Majri Al‑Qahtani, today attended the conclusion of a training course titled
(News Reading Skills).
The course was staged in cooperation between the Information Affairs
Ministry and Gulf Radio and TV Corporation.
The undersecretary said the training course is within the ministry’s strategy to
raise efficiency and performance of Bahrain’s TV newscasters and
He pointed out the interest of Minister Ali bin Mohammed Al‑Romaihi in
honing the newscasters and presenters’ media skills to take them to higher
level of precision through providing them with theoretical and practical skills
required to shape up their media personality.
He attached great significance to training as a key factor in developing media
cadre skills, stressing the importance of investing in the national human
The training course focused on practical trainings, including correct breathing
techniques; voice; diction; dealing with the camera; importance of body
language in communicating with viewers; verbal and nonverbal
communication; presentation; interviewing and initiating a discussion.
The participants expressed appreciation of the ministry’s constant efforts to
improve their media skills.