A directory of the Malaysian media has been published -- thanks to the Information Department.
The 755-page directory not only list out "Who's Who" in the various print and electronic media organisations but also press secretaries of all ministers and public relations officers of government ministries and agencies.
The directory also contained contact information foreign media correspondents based in Kuala Lumpur. Even magazines, journals and prominent local news portal were not left out.
It is the first-time that such a thick directory has been published.
The department says: "The 2010 PUBLIC MEDIA DIRECTORY is published to assist users in locating media practitioners in various government departments, media agencies and other relevant organizations".
For more information:
Media and Corporate Communication Division
Department of Information Malaysia
12th Floor, East
Wisma Sime Darby,
Jalan Raja Laut
50350 Kuala Lumpur
The Malaysian Press Institute (MPI) too has painstakingly took the effort to published a directory of "Who's Who" in the Malaysian media. The directory is also available on its website http//mpi.com.my .
MPI chief executive Chamil Wariya hopes the 2011 edition would be more comprehensive.