About GN Media
GN Media is one of the largest and most progressive multimedia organizations of the Gulf, with activities spanning print media to digital media and broadcasting.
Gulf News is the flagship publication of GN Media, which is one of the largest and most progressive multimedia organizations of the Gulf, with activities spanning print media to digital media and broadcasting.
Operating units under the GN Media umbrella include newspapers, magazines, broadcasting, digital media, contract publishing, commercial printing, niche publications and distribution.
All GN Media products have a unique distinction in that they are ‘leaders’ in their respective genres. GN Newspapers include the seven-day Gulf News and weekly XPRESS. Market leader Gulf News includes sections on local regional and international news and comment, as well as business and sport. It also has a leisure section called tabloid!, which has a weekend edition tabloid! on Saturday. In addition, Gulf News’ two-day weekend package includes Friday magazine and Weekend Review. Gulf News also publishes commercial sections on Classifieds, Appointments, Properties, and Freehold.
XPRESS is the UAE’s community tabloid newspaper. Focusing totally on local coverage of community stories and people-led issues, it has carved itself a unique place in the UAE’s media.
GN Magazines includes a range of magazines, including alpha, Aquarius, Friday (published with the Gulf News package), InsideOut, Scene and Wheels.
The group’s electronic media includes the portal gulfnews.com, which has average monthly figures of around 1.3 million unique visitors and nearly 19.5 million page views in the first three quarters of 2011. GNAds4U , the one-stop shop for Classifieds, has average monthly figures of around 503,000 visitors and 28.3 million page views during the same period
gulfnews.com is the top English language newspaper website in the United Arab Emirates and 12th among Arab and English language websites in the region, according to Forbes Middle East 2011 Top Newspapers Online ranking in Middle East and North Africa region.
The distribution arm of GN Media boasts the largest pan-Emirates print media distribution network. It also has a highly successful Direct Marketing section catering to various below-the-line activities.
GN Media also includes GN Broadcasting with two FM stations focusing on music: Radio 1, the number 1 hit station; and Radio 2 for classic hits.