Diaa Rashwan: Egyptian gov't agrees on increasing funds to FAJ to EGP 2 mln
Saturday، 25 May 2019 - 11:29 AM
Head of the Syndicate of Journalists Diaa Rashwan announced on Friday 24/05/2019 the government approved to increase the annual financial support offered to the Federation of Arab Journalists (FAJ), from EGP 250,000 to EGP 2 million. The funding will be available within a week.
The government pledged to establish a new headquarters for the FAJ in Cairo as soon as possible, Rashwan said during a meeting of the federation's general secretariat.
He added that the Egyptian Journalists Syndicate would pay its annual subscription in July, with the start of the new fiscal year.
For their part, the FAJ members thanked the Egyptian government for raising the annual financial support.