Media landscape



Written press

 

Name:              Al-Ahram

Address:           Al-Ahram Building, Al-Galaa Street, Cairo 11511, Egypt

Tel.:                  +20-2-5786200

Fax:                  +20-2-5793165

Internet:            www.ahram.org.eg

Email:               ahramdaily@ahram.org.eg

Language:         Arabic

Type:                morning daily

Publisher:          Al-Ahram Foundation

Founded:          1875

 

Name:              Al-Ahrar

Address:           58, Manshyet al-Sadr, Koubri al-Kobba, Cairo, Egypt

Tel.:                  +20-2-4823046

Fax:                  +20-2-4823027

Internet:           

Email:              

Language:         Arabic

Type:                morning daily

Publisher:          Liberal Socialist Party

Founded:          1977

 

Name:              Al-Akhbar

Address:           Dar Akhbar al-Yom, 6, Al-Sahafa Street, Cairo, Egypt

Tel.:                  +20-2-5782800

Fax:                  +20-2-5782540

Internet:            www.elakhbar.org.eg/issues

Email:               akhbarelyom@akhbarelyom.org

Language:         Arabic

Type:                morning daily

Publisher:          Dar Akhbar Al-Yom

Founded:          1944

 

Name:              Al-Alam Al-Youm

Address:           30, Haroun Street, Dokki, Cairo, Egypt

Tel.:                  +20-2-7622094

Fax:                  +20-2-7620139

Internet:            www.gn4me.com

Email:               alosboey@gn4me.com

Language:         Arabic

Type:                morning daily

Publisher:          Good New 4Me

Founded:          1991

 

Name:              Al-Gomhuriah

Address:           Dar Al-Tahrir li-Tibaa wa-l-Nashr, 111-115 Ramses Street, Cairo, Egypt

Tel.:                  +20-2-5783333

Fax:                  +20-2-5781717

Internet:            www.algomhuria.net.eg

Email:               eltahrir@eltahrir.net

Language:         Arabic

Type:                morning daily

Publisher:          Dar Al-Tahrir Publishing & Printing

Founded:          1953

 

Name:              Al-Masry Al-Youm

Address:           11, Gamal El-Deen Abou Al-Mahassen, Garden City, Cairo, Egypt

Tel.:                  +20-2-792644-

Fax:                  +20-2-7926331

Internet:            www.almasry-alyoum.com

Email:               admin@almasry-alyoum.com

Language:         Arabic

Type:                morning daily

Publisher:          Al-Masry Al-Youm for Press & Publishing

Founded:          2004

 

Name:              Al-Osboa

Address:

Tel.:                  +20-2-5775590

Fax:                  +20-2-5794056

Internet:            www.elosboa.com

Email:               info@elosboa.com

Language:         Arabic

Type:                daily

Publisher:         

Founded:          1997

 

Name:              Al-Wafd

Address:           POB 357, 1, Boulos Hanna Street, Dokki, Cairo, Egypt

Tel.:                  +20-2-3383111

Fax:                  +20-2-3359135

Internet:            www.alwafd.org

Email:               contact@alwafd.org

Language:         Arabic

Type:                morning daily

Publisher:          Wafd Party

Founded:          1984

 

Name:              Msaeya

Address:           6, Abdel Qader Hamza Street, Garden City, Cairo, Egypt

Tel.:                  +20-2-79484702 -7948402

Fax:                  +20-2-7942206

Internet:            www.msaeya.com

Email:               msaeya@msaeya.com

Language:         Arabic

Type:                morning daily

Publisher:          Dar El-Taawon for Printing & Publishing

Founded:          1974

 

Name:              Nahdet Masr

Address:           30, Haroun Street, Dokki, Cairo, Egypt

Tel.:                  +20-2-3384168

Fax:                  +20-2-3384072

Internet:            www.gn4me.com/nahda

Email:               nahdetmisr@gn4me.com

Language:         Arabic

Type:                morning daily

Publisher:          Good News 4Me

Founded:          2003

 

Name:              Al-Ahram Al-Massai

Address:           Al-Galaa Street, Cairo, Egypt

Tel.:                  +20-2-5786080

Fax:                  +20-2-5786883

Internet:            massai.ahram.org.eg

Email:               massai@ahram.org.eg

Language:         Arabic

Type:                evening daily

Publisher:          Al-Ahram Foundation

Founded:          1991

 

Name:              Al-Messa

Address:           Dar Al-Tahrir li-Tibaa wa-l-Nashr, 111-115 Ramses Street, Cairo, Egypt

Tel.:                  +20-2-5787999

Fax:                  +20-2-5781555

Internet:            www.almessa.net.eg

Email:               eltahrir@eltahrir.net

Language:         Arabic

Type:                evening daily

Publisher:          Dar Al-Tahrir Publishing & Printing

Founded:          1956

 

Name:              The Daily Star Egypt

Address:           14, Mohamed Anis Street, Zamalek, Cairo, Egypt

Tel.:                  +20-2-7350802

Fax:                  +20-2-7355863

Internet:            www.dailystaregypt.com

Email:               editor@dailystaregypt.com

Language:         English

Type:                morning daily

Publisher:          Egyptian Media Services

Founded:          2005

 

Name:              The Egyptian Gazette

Address:           Dar Al-Tahrir li-Tibaa wa-l-Nashr, 111-115 Ramses Street, Cairo, Egypt

Tel.:                  +20-2-5784646

Fax:                  +20-2-5784646

Internet:            www.egyptiangazette.net.eg

Email:               ask@egyptiangazette.net.eg

Language:         Arabic

Type:                morning daily

Publisher:          Dar Al-Tahrir Publishing & Printing

Founded:          1880

 

Name:              Le Progres Egyptien

Address:           Dar Al-Tahrir li-Tibaa wa-l-Nashr, 111-115 Ramses Street, Cairo, Egypt

Tel.:                  +20-2-5783333

Fax:                  +20-2-5781110

Internet:            www.progres.net.eg

Email:               ask@progres.net.eg

Language:         Arabic

Type:                morning daily

Publisher:          Dar Al-Tahrir Publishing & Printing

Founded:          1893

 

Weeklies

 

Name:              Al-Ahali

Address:           1, Kareem al-Dawla Street, Talaat Harb Square, Cairo, Egypt

Tel.:                  +20-2-5791628

Fax:                  +20-2-5784867

Internet:            www.al-ahaly.com/

Email:              

Language:         Arabic

Type:                weekly

Publisher:          National Progressive Unionist Party

Founded:          1978

 

Name:              Akhbar El-Yom

Address:           Dar Akhbar al-Yom, 6, Al-Sahafa Street, Cairo, Egypt

Tel.:                  +20-2-5782900

Fax:                  +20-2-5782520

Internet:            www.akhbarelyom.org.eg/akhbarelyom/

Email:               akhbarelyom@akhbarelyom.org

Type:                weekly

Publisher:          Dar Akhbar El-Yom

Founded:          1944

 

Name:              Al-Ahram Weekly

Address:           Al-Ahram Building, Al-Galaa Street, Cairo 11511, Egypt

Tel.:                  +20-2-7705373

Fax:                  +20-2-5786089

Internet:            http://weekly.ahram.org.eg 

Email:               weekly@ahram.org.eg

Language:         English

Type:                weekly

Publisher:          Al-Ahram Foundation

Founded:          1991

 

Name:              Al-Kahera

Address:           9, Hassan Sabri Street, Zamalek, Cairo, Egypt

Tel.:                  +20-2-7373041

Fax:                  +20-2-7373018

Internet:            www.alkaheranews.gov.eg

Email:               alkahera@idsc.net.eg

Language:         Arabic

Type:                weekly

Publisher:          Ministry of Culture

Founded:          2000

 

Name:              Aqidati

Address:           Dar Al-Tahrir li-Tibaa wa-l-Nashr, 111-115 Ramses Street, Cairo, Egypt

Tel.:                  +20-2-5781010

Fax:                  +20-2-5781777

Internet:            www.aqidati.net.eg

Email:               ask@aqidati.net.eg

Language:         Arabic

Type:                weekly

Publisher:          Dar Al-Tahrir Publishing & Printing

Founded:          1993

 

Name:              Egyptian Mail

Address:           Dar Al-Tahrir li-Tibaa wa-l-Nashr, 111-115 Ramses Street, Cairo, Egypt

Tel.:                  +20-2-5784646

Fax:                  +20-2-5784646

Internet:            www.egyptiangazette.net.eg

Email:               ask@egyptiangazette.net.eg

Language:         English

Type:                weekly Publisher:         

Founded:          Dar Al-Tahrir Publishing & Printing

Name:              Al-Watani al-Youm

Address:           Cairo, Egypt

Tel.:                  +20-2-

Fax:                  +20-2-

Internet:            www.ndp.org.eg/alwatanyalyoum/

Email:              

Language:         Arabic

Type:                weekly

Publisher:          National Democratic Party

Founded:          2006

 

Name:              Al-Shaab

Address:           313, Port Said Steert, Sayyida Zaynab, Cairo, Egypt

Tel.:                  +20-2-3909716

Fax:                  +20-2-3900283

Internet:            www.alshaab.com

Email:               elshaab@idsc.gov.eg

Language:         Arabic

Type:                bi-weekly

Publisher:          Socialist Labour Party

Founded:          1979

 

Name:              El-Taawon

Address:           6, Abdel Qader Hamza Street, Garden City, Cairo, Egypt

Tel.:                  +20-2-7948401

Fax:                  +20-2-7955905

Internet:           

Email:              

Language:         Arabic

Type:                weekly

Publisher:          Dar El-Taawon for Printing & Publishing

Founded:          1959

 

Name:              El-Osboa

Address:           25, Chanpillion Street, cairo, Egypt

Tel.:                  +20-2-5775590

Fax:                  +20-2-5794056

Internet:            www.elosboa.com

Email:               info@elosboa.com

Language:         Arabic

Type:                weekly

Publisher:          El-Osboa Press, Publishing &Media

Founded:          1997

 

Name:              Watani

Address:           27, Abd El-Khalek Tharwat Street, Downtown, Cairo, Egypt

Tel.:                  +20-2-3927201

Fax:                  +20-2-3935946

Internet:            www.watani.com.eg

Email:               watani@watani.com.eg

Language:         Arabic

Type:                weekly

Publisher:          Watani Printing & Publishing Corporation

Founded:          1958

 

 

Name:              Middle East Observer

Address:           41, Sherif Street, Cairo 11111, Egypt

Tel.:                  +20-2-3926919

Fax:                  +20-2-3939732

Internet:            www.meobserver.com

Email:               meobserver@meobserver.com

Language:         English

Type:                weekly

Publisher:          Middle East Observer

Founded:          1954

 

Name:              Al-Ahram Hebdo

Address:           Al-Ahram Building, Al-Galaa Street, Cairo 11511, Egypt

Tel.:                  +20-2-7704310

Fax:                  +20-2-7703314

Internet:            http://hebdo.ahram.org.eg 

Email:               hebdo@ahram.org.eg

Language:         French

Type:                weekly

Publisher:          Al-Ahram Foundation

Founded:          1994

 

Name:              Le Progres Dimanche

Address:           Dar Al-Tahrir li-Tibaa wa-l-Nashr, 111-115 Ramses Street, Cairo, Egypt

Tel.:                  +20-2-5783333

Fax:                  +20-2-5781110

Internet:            www.progres.net.eg

Email:               ask@progres.net.eg

Language:         French

Type:                weekly

Publisher:          Dar Al-Tahrir Publishing & Printing House

Founded:          1893

 

Name:              Akhbar Al-Hawadeth

Address:           Dar Akhbar al-Yom, 6, Al-Sahafa Street, Cairo, Egypt

Tel.:                  +20-2-5782500

Fax:                  +20-2-5782520

Internet:            www.akhbarelyom.org.eg/hawadeth

Email:               akhbarelyom@akhbarelyom.org

Language:         Arabic

Type:                weekly

Publisher:          Dar Akhbar El-Yom

Founded:          1993

 

Name:              Akher Saa

Address:           Dar Akhbar al-Yom, 6, Al-Sahafa Street, Cairo, Egypt

Tel.:                  +20-2-5782600

Fax:                  +20-2-5782530

Internet:            www.akhbarelyom.org.eg/akhersaa

Email:               akbarelyom@akhbarelyom.org

Language:         Arabic

Type:                weekly

Publisher:          Dar Akhbar El-Yom

Founded:          1943

 

Name:              Al-Ahram Al-Arabi

Address:           Al-Ahram Building, Al-Galaa Street, Cairo 11511, Egypt

Tel.:                  +20-2-7704444

Fax:                  +20-2-5797867

Internet:            arabi.ahram.org.eg

Email:               arabi@ahram.org.eg

Language:         Arabic

Type:                weekly

Publisher:          Al-Ahram Foundation

Founded:          1997

 

Name:              Al-Musawwar

Address:           16, Mohamed Ezz Al-Arab Street, Saida Zainab, Cairo, Egypt

Tel.:                  +20-2-3625451

Fax:                  +20-2-3625469

Internet:           

Email:               darhilal@idsc.gov.eg

Language:         Arabic

Type:                weekly

Publisher:          Dar Al-Hilal Group

Founded:          1892

 

Name:              Al-Watan Al-Arabi

Address:           23, Wadi EL-Nil Street, Mohandiseen, Cairo, Egypt

Tel.:                  +20-2-3460870

Fax:                  +20-2-3460880

Internet:            www.alwatanalarabi.com

Email:               alwatan@bridgemont.com.eg

Language:         Arabic

Type:                weekly

Publisher:          Bridgemont Publishing

Founded:          1976

 

Name:              October Weekly

Address:           1119 Corniche El-Nil, Cairo, Egypt

Tel.:                  +20-2-5777077

Fax:                  +20-2-5744999

Internet:            www.octobermag.com

Email:               octmag@idsc.net.eg

Language:         Arabic

Type:                weekly

Publisher:          Dar Al-Maaref Group

Founded:          1976

 

Name:              Rose Al-Youssef Magazine

Address:           89, Al-Qasr Al-Aini Street, Cairo, Egypt

Tel.:                  +20-2-7923885

Fax:                  +20-2-7923509

Internet:            ww.rosaonline.net

Email:               rosa@soficom.com.eg

Language:         Arabic

Type:                weekly

Publisher:          Rose Al-Youssef group

Founded:          1925

 

Name:              Sabah Al-Khair

Address:           89, Al-Qasr Al-Aini Street, Cairo, Egypt

Tel.:                  +20-2-7923885

Fax:                  +20-2-7923509

Internet:            www.rosaonline.net/sabah/index.php

Email:               rosa@soficom.com.eg

Language:         Arabic

Type:                weekly

Publisher:          Rose Al-Youssef group

Founded:          1956

 

Name:              Al-Siyassa al-Dawliya

Address:           Al-Ahram Building, Al-Galaa Street, Cairo 11511, Egypt

Tel:                   +20-2-5876249

Fax:                  +20-2-5792899

Internet:            www.siyassa.org.eg/asiyassa/index.asp

Email:               siyassa@ahram.org.eg

Language:         Arabic and English

Type:                quarterly

Publisher:          Al-Ahram Foundation

Founded:         

 

Name:              Egypt Today

Address:           3, Road 199, IBA Media Building, Maadi, Cairo, Egypt

Tel.:                  +20-2-7555000

Fax:                  +20-2-7555050

Internet:            www.egypttoday.com

Email:               editor@egypttoday.com

Language:         English

Type:                monthly

Publisher:          International Business Associates

Founded:          1979

 

Name:              Addimouqratiyah

Address:           Al-Ahram Building, Al-Galaa Street, Cairo 11511, Egypt

Tel.:                  +20-2-7705239

Fax:                  +20-2-7705238

Internet:            democracy.ahram.org.eg

Email:               democracy@ahram.org.eg

Language:         Arabic

Type:                quarterly

Publisher:          Al-Ahram Foundation

Founded:          2001 

 

Name:              Akhbar Al-Adab

Address:           Dar Akhbar al-Yom, 6, Al-Sahafa Street, Cairo, Egypt

Tel.:                  +20-2-5782500

Fax:                  +20-2-5782510

Internet:            www.akhbarelyom.org.eg/adab

Email:               akbarelyom@akhbarelyom.org

Language:         Arabic

Type:                weekly

Publisher:          Dar Akhbar El-Yom

Founded:          1993

 

Name:              Al-Ahram Iktisadi

Address:           Al-Ahram Building, Al-Galaa Street, Cairo 11511, Egypt

Tel.:                  +20-2-5786100

Fax:                  +20-2-5786833

Internet:            ik.ahram.org.eg

Email:               ik@ahram.org.eg

Language:         Arabic

Type:                weekly

Publisher:          Al-Ahram Foundation

Founded:          1950

 

Name:              Business Today Egypt

Address:           3a, Road 199, Maadi, Cairo, Egypt

Tel.:                  +20-2-7555000

Fax:                  +20-2-5555050

Internet:            http://businesstodayegypt.com  

Email:               editor@businesstodayegypt.com

Language:         English

Type:                monthly

Publisher:          International Business Associates Group

Founded:          1995

 

Audiovisual media

 

Television

 

Name:              Egypt Radio Television Union (ERTU)

Address:           POB 1186, Cairo 11511, Egypt

Tel.:                  +20-2-5746881

Fax:                  +20-2-5789310

Internet:            www.ertu.org

Email:               tvinfo@ertu.org

Language:         Arabic

Type:                terrestrial and satellite

Founded:          1960

Channels:          8 Egyptian channels ( 2 national and 6 regional); Egyptian Space Channels

 

Name:              Egypt Radio Television Union (ERTU)

Address:           POB 1186, Cairo 11511, Egypt

Tel.:                  +20-2-5799358

Fax:                  +20-2-5794827

Internet:            www.ertu.org

Email:               niletv@ertu.org

Language:         Arabic

Type:                satellite

Founded:          1994

Channels:          Nile TV International, Nile News, and Drama, Sports, Culture, Mixed, Scientific Education.

 

Name:              Dream Media Company

Address:           23, Boulos Hanna Street, Dokki, Cairo, Egypt

Tel.:                  +20-2-7492813

Fax:                  +20-2-7492817

Internet:            www.dreams.tv

Email:               info@dreams.tv

Language:         Arabic

Type:                satellite

Founded:          2001

Channels:          Dreams 1 (entertainment) and 2 (news)

 

Name:              El-Mehwar Company

Address:           Studio 603, Mugammaa Mubarak, Media Free Zone, 6th of October City, Cairo,, Egypt

Tel.:                  +20-2-3868208

Fax:                  +20-2-3866519

Internet:            www.elmehwar.tv

Email:               info@elmehwar.tv

Language:         Arabic

Type:                satellite

Founded:          2002

Channels:          El-Mehwar TV (music and movies)

 

Name:              Al-Majd Satellite Broadcasting

Address:           Mugammaa Mubarak, Media Free Zone, 6th of October City, Cairo, Egypt

Tel.:                  +20-2-8400341

Fax:                  +20-2-8400340

Internet:            www.almajdtv.net

Email:               almajd@almajdtv.net

Language:         Arabic

Type:                satellite

Founded:          2004

Channels:          Children’s Channel, Qur’an Channel, Hadeeth Channel, Islamic Science Channel

 

Name:              Al-Khaleejia Company for Mass Production

Address:           Shehab Street, Mohandeseen, Cairo, Egypt

Tel.:                  +20-2-3466653

Fax:                  +20-2-3465867

Internet:            www.alnas.tv

Email:               info@alnas.tv

Language:         Arabic

Type:                satellite

Founded:         

Channels:          Al-Nas TV

 

Name:              Mcyan Satellite Broadcasting

Address:           Mugammaa Mubarak, Media Free Zone, 6th of October City, Cairo, Egypt

Tel.:                  +20-2-7628713

Fax:                  +20-2-7628712

Internet:            www.zawag.tv

Email:               info@zawag.tv

Language:         Arabic

Type:                satellite

Founded:          2005

Channels:          Zawag TV

 

Radio

 

Name:              Egypt Radio Television Union (ERTU)

Address:           POB 1186, Cairo 11511, Egypt

Tel.:                  +20-2-5789461

Fax:                  +20-2-5789310

Internet:            www.ertu.org

Email:               tvinfo@ertu.org

Language:         Arabic

Type:                FM, AM,  and shortwave

Founded:          1934

Channels:          dozens of stations across nine FM networks (General, Regional, Youth & Culture, Qur’an, Middle East, Culture, Voice of the Arab, Foreign Service, and Specials) and seven networks on shortwave.

 

Name:              Nile Radio Production

Address:           Media Free Zone, 6th of October City, Cairo, Egypt

Tel.:                  +20-2-8555767

Fax:                  +20-2-8555770

Email:               sales@nileradioproduction.com

Language:         Arabic

Frequency:       100.6 FM

Founded:          2003

Channels:          Nougoom FM

 

Name:              Nile Radio Production

Address:           Media Free Zone, 6th of October City, Cairo, Egypt

Tel.:                  +20-2-8555055

Fax:                  +20-2-8555770

Internet:            www.nilefmonline.com

Email:               studio@nileradioproduction.com

Language:         English

Frequency:       104.2 FM

Founded:          2003

Channels:          Nile FM

 

Online media and other websites

 

http://misrdigital.blogspirit.com   (e-newsletter Al-Waei Al-Misri)

www.ikhwanonline.com , www.ikhwanweb.com  (websites of The Muslim Brotherhood)

www.new.elghad.org  (newspaper by the Al-Ghad political party)

www.cairotimes.com  (independent news weekly)

www.gom.com.eg  (Al-Gomhuria Online, electronic supplement)

www.elfagr.org  (Al-Fagr newspaper)

www.almesryoon.com  (Al-Mesryoon, independent daily newspaper)

http://www.saveegyptfront.org/news/

www.filbalad.com  (news portal and comprehensive website directory)

www.almethaqalaraby.net  (news portal)

www.sanabel.claranet.de

www.arabconference.org/petitions

www.alwasatparty.com

www.tortureinegypt.net

www.ageg.net

www.petitiononline.com/4egypt/petition.html

www.egyptiantalks.org

http://members.lycos.co.uk/no4mobark/forum.php?sid=bcae88c1f8f457ef18f89374ec489381 

www.egypty.com

http://arabic-media.com 

 

News Agencies

 

Name:              Middle East News Agency

Address:           POB 1165, 17, Hoda Sharawi Street, Cairo, Egypt

Tel.:                  +20-2-3933000

Fax:                  +20-2-3935055

Internet:            www.mena.org.ed

Email:               arabic-desk@mena.org.eg

Language:         Arabic, English and French

Founded:          1956, affiliated to the Ministry of Information

 

Media Free Zone

 

Name:              Egypt Media Free Zone

Address:           POB 31, 6 October City, Cairo, Egypt

Internet:            www.empc.com.eg

 

Media Organizations

 

Name:              Union of Egyptian Journalists

Address:           2, Abd El-Khalek Tharwat Street, Cairo, Egypt

Tel.:                  +20-2-5795123

Fax:                  +20-2-5700202

 

http://harakamasria.org/English  (Kefaya Movement)

www.cihrs.org/Default_en.aspx  (Cairo Institute for Human Rights Studies)

www.eohr.org/   (Egyptian Organization for Human Rights)

www.aohr.org/  (Arab Organization for Human Rights)

www.internewsmena.org/egypt.html