CASBAA launches talent development program


MUMBAI: CASBAA and China Great Wall Industry Corporation (CGWIC)  have announced the creation of the CGWIC-CASBAA Internship Program.

With seed funding from CGWIC, CASBAA will offer internship opportunities in support of international university students specializing in communications, legal/regulatory and international relations.
Participants will be engaged in hands-on support for CASBAA’s mission to “Inform, Represent and Connect” the multichannel TV industry across Asia.
"The development of human capital for the continued growth of the pay television industry is vitally important and we are delighted that CGWIC is providing support for this initiative,” said CASBAA Chairman Marcel Fenez.
The internships will be offered  to qualified applicants  working at the CASBAA headquarters in Hong Kong or at participating member companies’ locations.

The internship opportunities will be posted on the CASBAA website and further announced through general CASBAA communications.
CGWIC President of satellite launch specialist Yin Li Ming said, "Identifying talented youngsters  and providing them with professional experience will help to grow a  collaborative culture. We hope other CASBAA member firms will join us in expanding this program  in Asia and beyond."