India – Malaysia Memorandum of Understanding (MoU)

India – Malaysia Memorandum of Understanding (MoU)


The Union Cabinet has given its approval to the Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) for cooperation in broadcasting, which was signed between India and Malaysia in November 2023.


GS-02 (International relations)

Main highlights:

  • This agreement was formalized between India’s Prasar Bharati and Radio Televisyen Malaysia (RTM), Malaysia.
  • The primary objectives of the MoU include enhancing cooperation in broadcasting, facilitating the exchange of news, and sharing audio-visual programs. This initiative is anticipated to significantly strengthen India’s amicable relations with Malaysia.
  • With this development, the total count of MoUs signed by Prasar Bharati with various countries has now reached 46.
  • The notable advantages resulting from the execution of such MoUs include the exchange of programs across diverse fields such as Culture, Education, Science, Technology, Sports, News, and more, either on a gratis or non-gratis basis.