JATIYA SANGSAD BHABAN: Information Minister Dr Hasan Mahmud on Monday (Feb 11) said all the online new portals have to be registered once the policy concerned is finalized.
“Now the number of internet users is more than 8 crore. There are a few thousand online newspapers in the country,” he said.
“We are making the policy of online (news portals). The news portals will be brought under the policy for registration once the policy is passed at the cabinet,” he added.
The 9th wage board for newspapers will be implemented very soon, the minister said further while replying a query from two MPs during the parliament session.
BDST: 1857 HRS, FEB 11, 2019