|Published : 01 Dec 2016, 20:22:18|
9th Wage Board will be formed by Dec 31: Inu
Information Minister Hasanul Haq Inu said an announcement about the formation of the 9th Wage Board would be made by December 31, 2016.
Simultaneously, effective steps would be taken for formation of a wage board for journalists working in the electronic media.
The minister disclosed this at a meeting with journalist leaders at his office in Thursday, reports bss.
Prime Minister's Media Advisor Iqbal Sobhan Chowdhury, Information Secretary Mortuza Ahmed, president of Bangladesh Federal Union of Journalists' (BFUJ) Manjurul Ahsan Bulbul and BFUJ secretary general Omar Faruk, president of Dhaka Union of Journalists' (DUJ) Shaban Mahmood, general secretary Sohel Haider Chowdhury and high officials of the ministry of information were present at the meeting. - IH