Beijing, Dec 29: The All-Chi Jourlists Association on Tuesday set up a tiol jourlistic ethics committee in Beijing to investigate misconduct. Nearly all provincial-level regions in Chi have established such committees, as required in a statement by the Publicity Department of the Communist Party of Chi Central Committee and the association in September, Xinhua news agency reported.
The committees will supervise jourlists working for both traditiol and new media, promoting jourlistic ethics and the healthy development of the industry through various measures including ming and shaming those guilty of misconduct and demanding open apologies from wrongdoers.
The association called for close cooperation between the committees and other related authorities, as well as the leading role of the tiol jourlistic ethics committee in the work of local committees. (IANS)