The President’s Office has commenced a five-day training programme for communication officers.

Speaking at the opening function of the training programme, Press Secretary Mohamed Zuhair urged the participants to give their full cooperation in implementing the right to acquire and impart information. He also focused on the importance of maintaining transparency.

Undersecretary at the President’s Office, Mohamed Hilmy also spoke at the function. He noted the importance of effective communication and the need to develop communication skills.

Communication Officers are mandated to support and assist the Spokespersons of government offices.