Visiting Director General of the Algerian news agency APS Abdelhamid Kacha and IRNA chief Ziya Hashemi discussed the expansion of media cooperation between both countries.
APS director general leading a delegation visited various parts of the Islamic Republic News Agency (IRNA) and also met and exchange views with IRNA chief Ziya Hashemi.
The official called for benefiting from IRNA invaluable professional experiences and capabilities.
He expressed the hope that opening of IRNA new bureau in Algiers and exchange of reporters and media persons help broaden cultural affinities between the two sides.
For his part, IRNA chief pointed out that grounds for expansion of professional cooperation between the two news agencies are well prepared.
“Grounds for expansion of professional cooperation between the two news agencies are well prepared,” said IRNA chief during the meeting.
Expansion of media cooperation will lead to further expansion of cultural cooperation and interaction which bolster cultural diplomacy between the two sides’ media, Hashemi said.
Iranian people attach significant respect to Algeria and regard them as a revolutionary country; Hashemi said, adding that the two sides’ young generations should understand each other more profoundly.
An Algerian news website aims at covering all the country’s territory through providing objective and positive image, focusing the most on breaking news.