Kuwait clinches 12 prizes in GCC Radio, TV Festival

By Mohammad El-Enezi MANAMA, March 17 (KUNA) — Kuwait has won 12 prizes in the 14th GCC Radio and TV Festival competitions, including seven gold, four silver and one bronze, on Thursday.
The prizes were in the following categories: three gold and two sliver in TV drama and entertainment shows, three gold and two silver for radio drama; entertainment shows; and one gold and one bronze in short documentaries.
“Kuwait has performed well in this edition and won prizes in various categories,” Head of the Kuwaiti Delegation and Information Ministry’s Assistant Undersecretary for Radio Affairs Sheikh Fahad Mubarak Al-Sabah told KUNA following the prize-presenting ceremony tonight.
“This remarkable success in the festival shows the high-quality radio and TV production of the Ministry of Information.” For his part, Kuwait’s Ambassador to Bahrain Sheikh Azzam Al-Sabah said that the trophies have reflected Kuwait’s distinction and excellence in media production. He pointed out that the festival serves as a platform for Gulf state’s media people to exchange experience, enhance cooperation and shows Gulf integration and unity. (end) mga.ibi