From 2 to 5 September 2014 the Institut Penyiaran dan Penerangan Tun Abdul Razak (IPPTAR), along with AIBD and the Norwegian Broadcasting Corporation (NRK) organized a Regional Workshop on Children’s TV Programmes in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia.

Mr. Yang Binyuan announced his decision to resign from the post as Director of AIBD effective 15 September 2014, due to family reasons. As an expression of the gratitude for his years of service and efforts for the Institute the AIBD staff arranged a farewell ceremony on Friday, 29 August 2014.

The Asia-Pacific Institute for Broadcasting Development (AIBD), a Regional Intergovernmental Organisation hosted by the Malaysian government, invites applications from suitably qualified candidates who are from its members for the position of DIRECTOR, AIBD.

AIBD has successfully completed its annual surveillance audit and the auditor concluded that AIBD’s management system is in line with the requirements of the standard and demonstrated the ability to achieve agreed requirements for services within the scope of the Institute’s policy and objectives during the period under review from 2013 to 2014.

The In-Country Seminar on Broadcast Management organised by AIBD in collaboration with Telekom Malaysia (TM) was held in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia on 19 August 2014. The seminar was designed specifically for TM staff from sales, marketing, technical, customer care centre, officers and managers. The seminar aims to bring understanding the broadcast industry, especially to get a feel of developments concerning technology, business and regulation.

The presentation of the winners of the AIBD TV & Radio Awards 2014 was conducted at the Inauguration Ceremony of the AIBD General Conference in Phnom Penh, Cambodia on 13 August 2014. The winners were each presented with a certificate, trophy and USD 500 as reward for their special programmes.