'Requiring newsrooms to have Finas licence violates press freedom'

Modified 25 Jul 2020, 6:27 am

Requiring news agencies to have a National Film Development Corporation (Finas) licence is a violation of press freedom, said Vienna-based International Press Institute (IPI), a global network of editors, journalists and media executives.

In a statement yesterday, IPI advocacy director Ravi R Prasad also accused Putrajaya of attempting to hamper the media...

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