For First National News Award going to be held at February 2012, news, articles, news photos, news cartoons from respective local journals and megazines could be submitted to National News Committee and it was being arranged interestedly and actively, said Yangon-based Media works.
“Nowadays editors, writers, reporters are cooperatively working out issue selections to send to the National News Selection Committee.”
“Referee Board Committee is now reading for selection,” said Committee Secretary U Win Nyein.
News Award Committee had the 5th Meeting for First Myanmar National News Award Ceremony February 2012 at Sarpy Beikman Building on 29th November 2012.
As time is so close to the Awarding Ceremony, Committee is trying the best.
“Some submitted but not all yet as Deadline Date is made till last week January 2012," he added.
Voice Weekly Chief-Editor Ko Kyaw Min Swe said, "Now we are arranging to submit 5 issues that were selected by reporters themselves of variety especially hard news."
"News Award would be arranged actively but at the moment due to staff reporter's obituary, selections could not be done yet," said a responsible person from Yangon Times journal.
True News journal and Myanmar Post Journal responsible persons requested for issues from repective reporters’ selections self-made for News Award.
“The First time going-to-celebrate National News Award Marking Board may be 5 Groups of Boards.
Submitted news, news articles, news photos, news cartoons would be recommended by well -experienced Experts, and mainly negotiation and decision-making would be conducted by Committee," said Sayar U Win Nyein.