The UAE news agency, WAM, expanded its news services in 13 languages, covering 142 countries, adding five new languages (German, Italian, Turkish, Persian and Hindi) covering approximately 42 countries in six languages, covering nearly 100 languages. In September 2017 – French, Chinese, Russian, Portuguese, Spanish and Urdu as well as Arabic and English.
The expansion of the agency's news services contributes to strengthening the cultural face of the UAE, improving its positive image, highlighting its worldwide success and spreading the message of tolerance, moderation and moderation.
WAM's continuous improvement plans for news services, the National Media Council's vision of supporting the UAE's media sector and the ability to spread the message of the UAE and the coexistence between different races, religions and religions It comes within the framework of its vision as a model. Wide covering all continents of the world.
Minister of State and National Media Council Ali bin Ahmed Al Jaber said: için The UAE has a distinguished position at the international level and continues its blessed journey to achieve leading successes in all areas and sectors based on the vision and guidance of intelligent leadership that does not strive. To provide all kinds of success and excellence for different sectors of the state. "
"The National Media Council plays an important and important role in highlighting these achievements in various sectors of the country. The expansion of WAM news services into five new languages contributes to the performance of this role by creating important communication channels. it is consistent with its willingness to kon
He stressed that this new enlargement represents an important source of the State's internal and external messages and values, in particular the UAE represents a unique model of tolerance and coexistence among peoples, embracing more than 200 nationalities.
Mohamed Jalal Al Risi, Executive Director of Emirates News Agency, said that the WAM language project attracted a lot of attention from countries providing our news services in several languages. "We have developed this project to add five new languages. Serving 42 countries around the world, the UAE contributes to the broader reach of 142 countries."
"In the first phase of the project, we noticed that the coverage of state news translated into French, Chinese, Russian, Portuguese, Spanish and Urdu has increased significantly." He added that the agency will continue with the countries that speak these languages in the next phase. Within the scope of the media cooperation agreements, WAM aims to increase the vital role of WAM in transferring the truth and news to the world with a high level of professionalism and professionalism.