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The State of Qatar media list for news distribution in English and Arabic  include magazines, newspapers, radio, televisions stations, news sites and blogs   

Doha, Qatar – (Arab Newswire) – The Qatar media list below is available for press release distribution to journalists, editors, news analysts in the print, broadcast and online outlets in the area.  First, here is a brief history of news media in Qatar.

The State of Qatar got exposed to media in the early 20th century with the circulation of the Gulf Press covering Saudi Arabia, Kuwait and Bahrain, according to Media Buzz. It was not until 1972, the country got its first post-independence newspaper Al Arab followed by Gulf Times and the birth of The Peninsula in 1996. In 2004 Al Watan became the most circulated newspaper at 18,000.  During this period, however, there was widespread government crackdown on the press; but the tough handling of the press was latter eased  to self-censorship.

In the past decade, there has been a proliferation of media outlets in Qatar including newspapers, magazines, radio and television stations, online news sites and blogs. Al Jazeera and its affiliate beIN Sports, are global television networks that originate from Qatar with headquarters in Doha.  Radio stations are largely own by the government through the Qatar Broadcasting Service. Some of the magazines in circulation are  the business magazine The Edge, women’s fashion magazine GLAM, and Qatar Today. Qatar Construction News, Alef, Volante and Sur La Terre are other magazines in circulation.

Below are Qatar press release distribution media list. This list includes broadcast media (radio and television), print (newspapers and magazines), blogs and online news sites.  To use this list for press release distribution to media in the State of Qatar, contact Arab to submit press release.  

Qatar Press Release Distribution Media List


Al Raya

Al Arab

Al Jazeera

Al Raya

Al Sharq

Al Watan

Autoz Qatar

beIN Sports

Best Life Qatar

BQ Magazine

Doha Insight

Doha Insight

Doha News

Doha News

Doing it in Doha!

Essence of Qatar

Gulf Times

Gulf Madhyamam

Halal Traveller Guide

Lusail News


Middle East Chandrika

Middle East Eye


New in Doha

The Peninsula

Property Finder

Qatar Actu

Qatar Chronicle

Qatar Day

Qatar Eating

Qatar Gulf News

Qatar Morning Post

Qatar News Agency

Qatar Radio

Qatar Television

Qatar Today

Qatar Tribune

Raya Sports

Stad Doha

The Peninsula

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