HE the Chief Executive Officer Qatar Media Corp Sheikh Abdulrahman bin Hamad al-Thani inaugurated new studios bearing the name of late Jassim Abdulaziz in honour and appreciation of his efforts and honourable media career.
The step reflects the keenness to immortalise the memory of one of the most important figures that served the Qatari media and made much through his distinguished experience as a presenter of programmes at Qatar TV.
The new studios will be a qualitative addition to the media field in Qatar.
The studios include the latest modern technology in television broadcasting, ensuring an integrated media experience in terms of sound and image.
The studios were established under exceptional circumstances and in record time, to be inaugurated with the advent of the blessed month of Ramadan, marking a milestone and a new addition to the corporation's advanced facilities in the world of media.
Commenting on the occasion, HE Sheikh Abdulrahman said that naming the new studios after the late journalist Jassim Abdulaziz comes in recognition of his dedication and distinction, and in appreciation of his media career through which he served Qatar TV.
He noted that the studios were planned and implemented under exceptional circumstances, but they did not prevent the achievement of this project which is considered an immortalisation of one of the distinguished figures of the corporation and the Qatari media.
He Sheikh Abdulrahman noted that the studios will witness the launch of many new programmes, and the re-launch of the famous programme "Lakum Al-Qarar", adding that the new studios will constitute an advanced addition to the media in Qatar with its technological capabilities and its wide area that is suitable for presenting many distinctive programmes.
He honoured the late Jassim Abdulaziz by presenting his brother with a memorial shield carrying one of the microphones the late presenter used during his media career.