Abu Dhabi Media launches National

English-language paper hit presses on April 17

LONDON — The Abu Dhabi Media Co. has launched the National, a new English-language daily newspaper.

Newspaper’s first edition hit the presses on April 17, with an editorial team of 200 journos around the world. Abu Dhabi execs are hoping the paper will become the region’s premier source of news, focusing on the Middle East and international developments.

“It was born out of a vision that recognizes the key role that a free, professional and enlightened press plays in the national development process,” said Abu Dhabi Media Co. chairman Mohamed Khalaf al-Mazrouei.

More Biz

  • Brian Roberts Sun Valley Conference

    Merger Mania Dominates Talk at Sun Valley Moguls' Confab

    LONDON — The Abu Dhabi Media Co. has launched the National, a new English-language daily newspaper. Newspaper’s first edition hit the presses on April 17, with an editorial team of 200 journos around the world. Abu Dhabi execs are hoping the paper will become the region’s premier source of news, focusing on the Middle East […]

  • Discovery Extends CEO David Zaslav's Contract

    Discovery Extends CEO David Zaslav's Contract Through 2023

    LONDON — The Abu Dhabi Media Co. has launched the National, a new English-language daily newspaper. Newspaper’s first edition hit the presses on April 17, with an editorial team of 200 journos around the world. Abu Dhabi execs are hoping the paper will become the region’s premier source of news, focusing on the Middle East […]

  • Sire Records Cofounder Seymour Stein Leaving

    Sire Records Co-Founder Seymour Stein Leaving Warner Music Group After Four Decades

    LONDON — The Abu Dhabi Media Co. has launched the National, a new English-language daily newspaper. Newspaper’s first edition hit the presses on April 17, with an editorial team of 200 journos around the world. Abu Dhabi execs are hoping the paper will become the region’s premier source of news, focusing on the Middle East […]

  • Mark Zuckerberg

    Five Things We Learned From Mark Zuckerberg's Interview With Recode

    LONDON — The Abu Dhabi Media Co. has launched the National, a new English-language daily newspaper. Newspaper’s first edition hit the presses on April 17, with an editorial team of 200 journos around the world. Abu Dhabi execs are hoping the paper will become the region’s premier source of news, focusing on the Middle East […]

  • Jay-Z Slams Philadelphia Mayor for Made

    Jay-Z Slams Philadelphia Mayor for Made in America Festival Move

    LONDON — The Abu Dhabi Media Co. has launched the National, a new English-language daily newspaper. Newspaper’s first edition hit the presses on April 17, with an editorial team of 200 journos around the world. Abu Dhabi execs are hoping the paper will become the region’s premier source of news, focusing on the Middle East […]

  • Steph Curry Uncovered

    Steph Curry Says He Would 'Jump' at the Chance to Act

    LONDON — The Abu Dhabi Media Co. has launched the National, a new English-language daily newspaper. Newspaper’s first edition hit the presses on April 17, with an editorial team of 200 journos around the world. Abu Dhabi execs are hoping the paper will become the region’s premier source of news, focusing on the Middle East […]

More From Our Brands

Access exclusive content