AIPS ASIA Executive Committee Members poses after the meeting at Kuala Lumpur , Malaysia (Photo by Adam Ghazali YSR Malaysia)
By Amjad Aziz Malik Secretary General AIPS ASIA
KUALA LUMPUR (Malaysia), August 28,2019: The AIPS ASIA’s Executive Committee in its meeting held here has expressed the determination to continue its cherished measures with much more vigor towards promotion and development of sports journalism. At the same time, it further observed, the member nations also need to share the role and services on their part at least with same spirit and commitment for materializing the purpose. The EC was met under the chairmanship of AIPS ASIA’s President, Sattam Alsehali.
At the very beginning of its deliberations, the Executive Committee approved the reports furnished by the President and General Secretary as well as the minutes of the Jeddah Congress. A briefing on AIPS ASIA Awards was also part of the agenda of the sitting wherein Ahmad Khawari Isa, President of the Awards Committee informed the participants that four different categories have been selected to honour the nominated personalities in the first phase. However, he added, the number of categories will be further enhanced with the passage of time. On a point regarding working of two parallel associations in Yamane, the EC constituted three member committee comprising First Vice President of the continental body, Hee Don Jung as well as its vice presidents, S.Sabanayakan and Ahmad Khawari Isa to evaluate the matter and furnish its recommendations. It was also decided to convene the 2020,s AIPS ASIA Congress in Kuwait and the Election Congress-2021 in Korea.