KUALA LUMPUR: Secretary-general of the Communications and Multimedia Ministry, Datuk Seri Dr Sharifah Zarah Syed Ahmad, has been appointed as acting chairman of the Communications and Multimedia Commission (MCMC), effective from Jan 1.
The MCMC in a statement said Sharifah Zarah would hold the acting post until a new chairman was appointed.
The services of the previous MCMC chairman, Datuk Mohamed Sharil Tarmizi, ended last Dec 31, according to the statement.
Meanwhile, MCMC Corporate chief officer, Tengku Zaib Raja Ahmad, has been appointed as acting MCMC chief executive, effective Jan 1.
His new appointment is also until a new chief executive is appointed.–BERNAMA