Media landscape



Written press

 

Name:              Al-Bilad

Address:           POB 7095, 21462 Jeddah, Saudi Arabia

Tel.:                  +966-2-6611114

Fax:                  +966-2-6646478

Internet:            www.albilad-daily.com

Email:               editor@albilad-daily.com

Language:         Arabic

Type:                morning daily

Publisher:          Al-Bilad Establishment for Journalism & Printing

Founded:          1932

 

Name:              Al-Hayat

Address:           POB 68907, 11537 Riyadh, Saudi Arabia

Tel.:                  +966-1-4612626

Fax:                  +966-1-4615454

Internet:            www.alhayat.com

Email:               information@alhayat.com

Language:         Arabic

Type:                morning daily

Publisher:          Dar Al-Hayat

Founded:          1946

 

Name:              Al-Jazirah

Address:           POB 354, 11411 Riyadh, Saudi Arabia

Tel.:                  +966-1-4871016

Fax:                  +966-1-4871017

Internet:            www.al-jazirah.com.sa

Email:               aljazirah@al-jazirah.com.sa

Language:         Arabic

Type:                morning daily

Publisher:          Al-Jazirah Corporation for Press, Printing & Publishing

Founded:          1960

 

Name:              Al-Madina

Address:           POB 807, Jeddah, Saudi Arabia

Tel.:                  +966-2-6712100

Fax:                  +966-2-6711877

Internet:            www.almadinapress.com

Email:               reporters@al-madina.com

Language:         Arabic

Type:                morning daily

Publisher:          Al-Madina Establishment for Press & Publishing

Founded:          1936

 

Name:              Al-Nadwah

Address:           POB 5803, Makkah, Saudi Arabia

Tel.:                  +966-2-5201733

Fax:                  +966-2-5203055

Internet:            www.al-nadwah.com

Email:               info@al-naddwah.com

Language:         Arabic

Type:                morning daily

Publisher:          Makkah Establishment for Printing & Information

Founded:          1957

 

Name:              Al-Riyadh

Address:           POB 25848, 11476 Riyadh, Saudi Arabia

Tel.:                  +966-1-4871000

Fax:                  +966-1-4871070

Internet:            www.alriyadh.com

Email:               newsroom@alriyadh.com

Language:         Arabic

Type:                morning daily

Publisher:          Al-Yamamah Establishment for Press

Founded:          1985

 

Name:              Al-Watan

Address:           POB 15155, Medinat Sultan, Airport Road, Abha, Saudi Arabia

Tel.:                  +966-7-2273333

Fax:                  +966-7-2273756

Internet:            www.alwatan.com.sa

Email:               editorial@alwatan.com.sa

Language:         Arabic

Type:                morning daily

Publisher:          Assir Establishment for Press & Publishing

Founded:          2000

 

Name:              Al-Yaum

Address:           POB 565, 31421 Dammam, Saudi Arabia

Tel.:                  +966-3-8588333

Fax:                  +966-3-8587288

Internet:            www.alyaum.com.sa

Email:               chiefeditor@alyaum.com

Language:         Arabic

Type:                morning daily

Publisher:          Dar Al-Yaum for Press, Printing & Publishing

Founded:          1964

 

Name:              Arreyadi

Address:           POB 112193, 21371 Jeddah, Saudi Arabia

Tel.:                  +966-2-6646595

Fax:                  +966-2-6655461

Internet:            www.arreyadi.com.sa

Email:               arreyadi@ykd.com.sa

Language:         Arabic

Type:                morning daily

Publisher:          Mashal Ali Al-Bulawi Establishment for Printing, Distribution & Publishing

Founded:          1994

 

Name:              Okaz

Address:           POB 9218, 21413 Jeddah, Saudi Arabia

Tel.:                  +966-2-6760000

Fax:                  +966-2-6764010

Internet:            www.okaz.com.sa

Email:               okazjed@okaz.com.sa

Language:         Arabic

Type:                morning daily

Publisher:          Okaz Organization for Press & Publication

Founded:          1958

 

Name:              ShMS

Address:           POB 250447, 11391 Riyadh, Saudi Arabia

Tel.:                  +966-1-2198383

Fax:                  +966-1-2198282

Internet:            http://shms.pressera.sa   

Email:               shms_np@yahoo.com

Language:         Arabic

Type:                morning daily

Publisher:          SHMS Company for Publishing & Distribution

Founded:          2005

 

Name:              Al-Eqtisadiah

Address:           POB 478, 11411, Riyadh, Saudi Arabia

Tel.:                  +966-1-4419933

Fax:                  +966-1-4417885

Internet:            www.aleqt.com

Email:               edit@aleqt.com

Language:         Arabic

Type:                morning daily

Publisher:          Saudi Research & Publishing Company

Founded:          1992

 

Name:              Donya Al-Sharq

Address:           POB 2662, 31461 Dammam, Saudi Arabia

Tel.:                  +966-3-8471404

Fax:                  +966-3-8472014

Internet:            www.donyaalsharq.com

Email:               donysh@donyaalsharq.com

Language:         Arabic

Type:                morning daily

Publisher:          Eastern Company for Printing, Press & Information

Founded:          2006

 

Name:              Arab News

Address:           POB 10452, 21433 Jeddah, Saudi Arabia

Tel.:                  +966-2-6391888

Fax:                  +966-2-6393223

Internet:            www.arabnews.com

Email:               almaeena@arabnews.com

Language:         English

Type:                morning daily

Publisher:          Saudi Research & Publishing Company

Founded:          1975

 

Name:              The Saudi Gazette

Address:           Saudi Arabia

Tel.:                  +966-2-6764101

Fax:                  +966-2-6727621

Internet:            www.saudigazette.com.sa

Email:               news@saudigazette.com.sa

Language:         Englsih

Type:                morning daily

Publisher:          Okaz Establishment for Press & Publication

Founded:          1976

 

Weeklies

 

Name:              Al-Majalla

Address:           POB 478, 11411, Riyadh, Saudi Arabia

Tel.:                  +966-1-4419933

Fax:                  +966-1-4419390

Internet:            www.al-majalla.com

Email:               amf@al-majalla.com

Language:         Arabic

Type:                weekly

Publisher:          Saudi Research & Publishing Company

Founded:          1980

 

 

Name:              Al-Yamamah Magazine

Address:           POB 6737, 11452 Riyadh, Saudi Arabia

Tel.:                  +966-1-4871000

Fax:                  +966-1-4870888

Internet:            www.yamamahmag.com

Email:               info@yamamahmag.com

Language:         Arabic

Type:                weekly

Publisher:          Al-Yamamah Press

Founded:          1953

 

Name:              CIO Arabia

Address:           POB 54873, Matbouli Plaza, Andalus Street, 21524 Jeddah, Saudi Arabia

Tel.:                  +966-2-6528088

Fax:                  +966-2-6520149

Internet:            www.cio-araba.com

Email:               info@4castmed.com

Language:         English and Arabic

Type:                business monthly

Publisher:          4Cast

Founded:          2006

 

 

Audiovisual media

 

Name:              Broadcasting Service of the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia

Address:           POB 57137, 11574 Riyadh, Saudi Arabia

Tel.:                  +966-1-4068888

Fax:                  +966-1-4428271

Internet:            www.info.gov.sa/portals/tv/index.php

Email:               n/a

Language:         Arabic

Type:                terrestrial and satellite

Founded:          1965

Channels:          Channel 1 and 2, Al-Riyadiyah (Sports), and Al-Akhbariya (News)

Websites:         www.saudi1.tv , www.saudi2.tv , www.alekhbariya.tv

 

Name:              Kingdom of Saudi Arabia Radio

Address:           POB 60059, Riyadh, Saudi Arabia

Tel.:                  +966-1-4068888

Fax:                  +966-1-4420526

Internet:            www.saudiradio.net

Email:               saudiradio@saudiradio.net.sa

Language:         Arabic

Channels:          General program, Second program, Holy Quran Radio, Call to Islam Radio, European program

Founded:          1964

 

Online media and other websites

 

www.naseej.com  (News and information portal)

www.rasid.com  (Political news)

www.diryal.com  (Business website)

www.sabq.org  (News)

www.e3lan2u.com  (popular Saudi portal)

www.geocities.com/ksagreens/home.html  (Green Party)

www.saudidebate.com  (Forum)

www.arabiaradio.org  (Saudi Information Agency for independent news)

www.islah.tv/index.php?/english/  (Opposition)

www.middleeasttransparent.com  (Pan-Arab forum)

www.ocsab.com  (Official Community for Saudi Bloggers)

www.rezgar.com  (Pan-Arab debating forum)

www.isu.net.sa/index.htm  (Official Saudi Internet Service Unit)

 

News Agencies

 

Name:              Saudi Press Agency (SPA)

Address:           POB 7186, 11171 Riyadh, Saudi Arabia

Tel.:                  +966-1-4196422

Fax:                  +966-1-4194094

Internet:            www.spa.gov.sa

Email:               spa-director@spa.gov.sa

Language:         Arabic and English

Founded:          1971

 

Media organization

 

Name:              Saudi Association for Media and Communication

Address:           POB 2456, 11451 Riyadh, Saudi Arabia

Tel.:                  +966-1-2053580

Fax:                  +966-1-2053581

Internet:            www.samc.org.sa

Email:               info@samc.org.sa

Language:         Arabic