for laws and legislations related to Arab satellite channels
in the light of
posed and hopefully
as a nucleus to an Arab convention in this regard:-
Submitting suggestions, theses, and views of all parties
regarding legal rules that should regulate Arab satellite
channels work and performance and its implementation
mechanisms to achieve
ensuring the right of thought, creativity, freedom of
expression, and social liability to achieve
informational message, in the light of in force, posed and
hopefully to regulate satellite broadcast audio and visual
in the Arab region.
Second: Arab Union for
Private Satellite Channels:-
Laying down proposals of rules and basis upon which the Arab
Union of Satellite Channels will depend, the most important
of which are:-
Representation of channels in all authorities and defend
their rights and medialists, and care for its interests
and their medialists' interest, ensuring the right of
thought, creativity and freedom of expression and
criticism and a guarantee not to close or stop the
channel or its broadcast or questioning its medialists
because of its contents or its performance unless after
an investigation from neutral authority and in
accordance with a judicial decision
journals and journalists.
Protect intellectual property rights, its neighboring
and related rights within the frame of satellite
channels' work and those who operate with or through it
To assume self powers to monitor the work and
performance of satellite channels and the extent of its
compliance with law.
Investigating complaints filed by or against channels.
To include a special body for disputes settlement, and
mechanism to implement awards and decisions issued
Unifying the advantages (tax and custom) given to
satellite channels in some Arab countries and its
effectiveness in other countries.
Working on finding a complementary, cooperative and
harmonious relationship between channels in an
atmosphere of positive competition,
to be able
to face the cultural invasion that
our values and Arab identity,
to be the effective means that transfer the right image
of our civilization, reality and tolerant thought and
believes to the
and to perform its role towards
realization of the hoped Arab unity.
Establishment of Arab informational observatory.
Establishment of Arab library for media heritage.