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Dhaka Tribune journos gather from around the nation

  • Published at 06:01 pm February 23rd, 2019
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Dhaka Tribune publisher Dr Kazi Anis Ahmed, flanked by Dhaka Tribune's editor Zafar Sobhan and executive editor Reaz Ahmad, sharing different plans of the newspaper taken for the days ahead in a National Team Conference at a city hotel in Dhaka on Saturday, February 23, 2019 Rajib Dhar/Dhaka Tribune

Correspondents from around the country come together in Dhaka to share views on news

Dhaka Tribune on Saturday held a National Team Conference at a city hotel in Dhaka.

A total of 68 people, including district correspondents and advertising officials, from different districts attended the conference.

With his introductory speech, Dhaka Tribune publisher Dr Kazi Anis Ahmed shared different plans of the newspaper taken for the days ahead and expected cooperation from all correspondents to make those a success.

He also appreciated the role of the correspondents for providing continuous support to the newspaper since its inception.

Dhaka Tribune editor Zafar Sobhan said districts are equally as important as Dhaka for a newspaper to help readers provide a better coverage on national issues.

At the conference, the correspondents got a chance to share their views and observations on news, coverage and the newspaper.

Dhaka Tribune publisher Dr Kazi Anis Ahmed sharing different plans of the newspaper taken for the days ahead in the National Team Conference at a city hotel in Dhaka on Saturday, February 23, 2019 | Rajib Dhar/Dhaka TribuneIn separate sessions in the morning, Dhaka Tribune executive editor Reaz Ahmad, assistant news editor Adil Mahmood, chief reporter Syed Samiul Basher Anik, district coordinator Shah Alom, chief photojournalist Syed Zakir Hossain, senior sub-editor Tilka Binte Mehtab and consultant Al Emrun Garjon shared on understanding news and photography, their proper coverage and expectations from the correspondents.

In the afternoon, Dhaka Tribune's joint in charge of sports Ali Shahriyar Amin, and senior reporter Ibrahim Hossain Ovi shared their views on proper coverage and plans centring sports and business news coverage.

Later, Dhaka Tribune general managers Farzana Yasmin (HR and Admin) and Ahmed Shoyeb Iqbal (Marketing and Sales), and Head of Advertising Shahin Ahsan shared their views over the current drives, future efforts and outline for growth initiative with the correspondents.