Media landscape



Written Press

 

Name:              Al-Baath

Address:           POB 9389, Damascus, Syria

Tel.:                  +963-11-6622141

Fax:                  +963-11-6622099

Internet:            www.albaath.news.sy

Email:               bath-n@net.sy

Language:         Arabic

Type:                morning daily

Publisher:          Baath Arab Socialist Party

Founded:          1946

Notes:              state-owned

 

Name:              Al-Thawra

Address:           POB 2448, Damascus, Syria

Tel.:                  +963-11-2222399

Fax:                  +963-11-2216851

Internet:            http://thawra.alwehda.gov.sy

Email:               thawra@net.sy

Language:         Arabic

Type:                morning daily

Publisher:          Al-Wahda Foundation for Press, Printing & Publication

Founded:          1963

Notes:              state-owned

 

Name:              Teshreen

Address:           POB 5452, Damascus, Syria

Tel.:                  +963-11-2131100

Fax:                  +963-11-2246860

Internet:            www.tishreen.info

Email:               tnp@mail.sy

Language:         Arabic

Type:                morning daily

Publisher:          Al-Wahda Foundation for Press, Printing, Publishing & Distribution

Founded:          1975

Notes:              state-owned

 

Name:              Al-Fedaa

Address:           POB 395, Hama, Syria

Tel.:                  +963-33-360503

Fax:                  +963-33-360500

Internet:            http://fedaa.alwehda.gov.sy   

Email:               fedaa@thawra.com

Language:         Arabic

Type:                regional daily

Publisher:          Al-Wahda Foundation for Press, Printing & Publication

Founded:         

Notes:             

 

Name:              Al-Furat

Address:           Cinema Fuad Street, Deir al-Zour

Tel.:                  +963-51-224494

Fax:                  +963-51-221982

Internet:            http://furat.alwehda.gov.sy

Email:               furat@thawra.com, alfuratdez@hotmail.com

Language:         Arabic

Type:                regional daily

Publisher:          Al-Wahda Foundation for Press, Printing & Publication

Founded:          2003

Notes:             

 

Name:              Al-Jamahir

Address:           POB 516, Aleppo, Syria

Tel.:                  +963-21-2118840

Fax:                  +963-21-2117040

Internet:            http://jamahir.alwehda.gov.sy

Email:               jamahir@thawra.com

Language:         Arabic

Type:                regional daily

Publisher:          Al-Wahda Foundation for Press, Printing & Publication

Founded:          1963

Notes:             

 

Name:              Al-Ouruba

Address:           POB 301, Homs, Syria

Tel.:                  +963-31-432302

Fax:                  +963-31-412774

Internet:            http://ouruba.alwehda.gov.sy

Email:               ouruba@thawra.com

Language:         Arabic

Type:                regional daily

Publisher:          Al-Wahda Foundation for Press, Printing & Publication

Founded:          1955

Notes:             

 

Name:              Al-Wehda

Address:           POB 1174, Lattakia, Syria

Tel.:                  +963-41-439974

Fax:                  +963-41-439972

Internet:            http://wehda.alwehda.gov.sy

Email:               wehda@thawra.com

Language:         Arabic

Type:                regional daily

Publisher:          Al-Wahda Foundation for Press, Printing & Publication

Founded:          1984

Notes:             

 

Name:              Syria Times

Address:           POB 5452, Medan, Damascus, Syria

Tel.:                  +963-2131100

Fax:                  +963-2231374

Internet:            http://syriatimes.tishreen.info

Email:               syriatimes@teshreen.com

Language:         English

Type:                morning daily

Publisher:          Teshreen Press and Publishing Foundation

Founded:          1981

Notes:             

 

Name:              Al-Nour

Address:           POB 7394, Damascus Syria

Tel.:                  +963-113324914

Fax:                  +963-11-3342571

Internet:            www.an-nour.com

Email:               info@an-nour.com

Language:         Arabic

Type:                weekly

Publisher:          Syrian Communist Party

Founded:          2001 (relaunched)

Notes:             

 

Name:              Syria Today

Address:           POB 30825, Baramkeh, Damascus, Syria

Tel.:                  +963-11-88270310

Fax:                  +963-11-2137343

Internet:            www.syria-today.com

Email:               mail@syria-today.com

Language:         English

Type:                monthly

Publisher:          International Development Associates

Founded:          n/a

Notes:             

 

Name:              Abyad wa Aswad

Address:           Bldg. 8, Hekmat Alasale Street, Almastaba 4, Mouhajreen, Damascus, Syria

Tel.:                  +963-11-3739968

Fax:                  +963-11-3739949

Internet:            www.awaonline.net

Email:               a-and-a@scs-net.org

Language:         Arabic

Type:                weekly

Publisher:          privately owned

Founded:          2002

Notes:             

 

 

Name:              Ad-Doumari

Address:          

Tel.:                 

Fax:                 

Internet:           

Email:              

Language:        

Type:               

Publisher:          Ali Farzat

Founded:          2001

Notes:              political satire

 

Name:              Al-Iqtisadiyya

Address:           Abd al-Meneem Riyad Street, Al-Malki, Damascus

Tel.:                  +963-11-3737344

Fax:                  +963-11-3737348

Internet:            www.iqtissadiya.com

Email:               info@iqtissadiya.com

Language:         Arabic

Type:                weekly

Publisher:          Waddah Abd Rabbo

Founded:          2001

Notes:             

 

Audiovisual media

 

Name:              General Organization of Radio and Television Syria (Television)

Address:           Umayyad Square, Damascus, Syria

Tel.:                  +963-2231408

Fax:                  +963-2119991

Internet:            www.rtv.gov.sy

Email:               contact@rtv.gov.sy

Language:         Arabic, English, and French

Channels:          2 terrestrial channels and one satellite channel   

Founded:          1960

Notes:             

 

Name:              General Organization of Radio and Television Syria (Radio)

Address:           Umayyad Square, Damascus, Syria

Tel.:                  +963-2245763

Fax:                  +963-2247315

Internet:            www.rtv.gov.sy

Email:               contact@rtv.gov.sy

Language:         Arabic, English, French

Channels:          3 channels

Founded:          1946

Notes:             

 

News agency

 

Name:              Syrian Arab News Agency (SANA)

Address:           POB 2661, Baramka, Damascus, Syria

Tel.:                  +963-11-2129702

Fax:                  +963-11-2220365

Internet:            www.sana.org, www.sana-syria.com

Email:               editing-dir@sana.org

Language:         Arabic, English, French

Founded:          1965   

Notes:             

 

Name:              Union of Syrian Journalists

Address:           22, Al-Hassan Street, Gharbi, Abu Ramaneh, Damascus, Syria

Tel.:                  +963-13337089

Fax:                  +963-3237959

President:         Dr. Saber Falhut          

 

Online media

 

Name:              Al-Sham

Address:           Sahat Arnous, Burj Arnous, Damascus, Syria

Tel.:                  +963-11-44681199

Fax:                  +961-11-44681190

Internet:            www.champress.net

Email:               mail@champress.com

Language:         Arabic

Owner:             Independent Media Group       

Founded:          2006

 

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