Sun Online, Sun TV media outlets head for permanent 'shut-down'

Meedhoo constituency parliamentarian and locally renowned businessman Ahmed Siyam Mohamed owned Sun Media Group will be shutting down their operations completely in an undisclosed yet near future.

Staffs employed under both Sun Online and Sun TV have been notified of the company board's decision.

While the online media and their television broadcast channel are coming to a complete halt, their radio channel SunFM ended its transmission a few days back.

Due to the sudden nature of the company's decision to close shop, the top management is expected to meet employees of Sun Media Group sometime on Wednesday afternoon.

Sun Online; as a separate news outlet was first introduced on 2010. Before getting registered as an online news medium, the website ran as an extension of SunFM.

Unsurprisingly the chief executive officer of Sun Media Group Sinan Ali had resigned a few days earlier.