Press Conference


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Press Conference

 

a meeting of representatives of radio, television, and the press, conducted under official auspices to provide journalists with news about current sociopolitical matters. The term also refers to a meeting of state and public figures or scientists with journalists held for the purpose of discussion and to answer the journalists’ questions.

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According to Alhaji Sulemana Salaga, he never gave the said Ishak Farakan the mandate and authority to hold any press conference on his behalf, adding, 'I don't know him from anywhere.'
Earlier, Punjab Minister for Information and Culture Syed Samsam Ali Bukhari on Monday (yesterday) said that he was befuddled by Maryam Nawaz Sharif's campaigns, rallies and press conferences owing to her conviction in corruption charges.
During the press conference, Advincula admitted that he is 'Bikoy,' the hooded narrator in the 'Ang Totoong Narcolist' series of videos detailing the alleged involvement of President Rodrigo Duterte's family and close allies in illegal drugs.
During the press conference, Advinclula read a statement before media representatives and left immediately.
Rajasthan Chief Minister Ashok Gehlot tweeted: "Today, the whole country saw Modi ji's body language at the press conference. The world has seen that Modi ji has accepted defeat and he presented himself in the same way in front of the media.
However, the BJP's social media handles referred to the press meet as Amit Shah's press conference.
Director general Abdulrahman Al-Mutairi during the press conference
Minister in the Prime Minister's Department Datuk Seri Dr Mujahid Yusof Rawa will hold a press conference on the findings of an internal investigation into alleged misappropriation of funds involving Tabung Haji (TH) on Monday.
A quarrel occurred during the press conference of the "SDPK without Atambayev movement" between the supporters and opponents of the ex-president of Kyrgyzstan Almazbek Atambayev, who is the current Chairman of the SDPK party.
The American president also said during an interview set to air on "Fox News Sunday" that if Acosta "misbehaves" at a future press conference the White House could "throw him out".
Ethan Gutmann, author of the book "The Slaughter: Mass Killings, Organ Harvesting, and China's Secret Solution to Its Dissident Problem," at a press conference today said that Chinese doctors used technology provided by Taipei Mayor Ko Wen-je to transplant organs from jailed dissident members of the banned Chinese spiritual movement Falung Gong .
Ministry of Mineral Resources, Green Technology and Energy Security wishes to clarify the latest pronouncements in the media following a press conference by Minister Eric Molale.