XPRESS is a free weekly community newspaper with separate editions for Dubai and Abu Dhabi. Published every Thursday by the Al Nisr Group as a sister paper to Gulf News, it covers news, leisure and entertainment and sports.

Its core strength lies in its hyper local content with emphasis on in-depth and investigative reporting. The newspaper’s distinctive coverage has not only endeared itself to large number of readers across various nationalities but also won it several prestigious awards since its March 2007 launch.
The compact tabloid with bold content and striking display packs a punch, making it the preferred choice for the discerning reader.
Readily available at coffee shops, gas stations, building foyers and select outlets,here are just some places where you can get yours – if you hurry. Copies go fast!


Coffee Shops: Starbucks, Tim Hortons, Caribou Café - (Deira City Centre), Paul Café, Starbucks, Caribou Café, Café Nero, Costa Café - (Mirdiff City Centre), Caribou Café, Gloria Jeans café, Second Cup - (Dubai Festival City), Caribou Café, Starbucks Café - (Uptown Mirdiff)

Health Club: Fitness First (Mirdiff City Centre, Dubai Festival City, Uptown Mirdiff)

Bur Dubai

Coffee Shops: Dome Café, Paul Café, Café Barbara (Bur Juman), Starbucks, Biella Café, Paul Café (Wafi Mall), Starbucks (Lamcy Plaza)

Health Club: Fitness First (Bur Juman), Pharaohs Club (Wafi Mall)

Community Centre: India Club

Supermarket: Choithram - Rolla St.

Malls: Lamcy Plaza (Oud Metha)

Trade Centre

Coffee Shops: Tim Hortons (Trade Centre 1), Shakespeare & Co. (Trade Centre 2)

Health Club: Fitness First (Bur Juman), Pharaohs Club (Wafi Mall)

Al Wasl

Supermarket: Safestway

Malls: Mazaya Centre (Nr. Reception)


Coffee Shops: Café Nero, Costa Café, Gloria Jeans Coffee, Starbucks

Health Club: Fitness First

Supermarket: Al Maya (Al Murooj Complex)

Malls: Lamcy Plaza (Oud Metha)


Coffee Shops: Shakespeare & Co. (Safa Centre), Costa Café (Jumeirah Centre), Tim

Hortons (J3 Mall), Starbucks (Palm Strip/ Beach Park Plaza/ Mercato Mall)

Supermarket: Choithram (Al Safa/ Umm Suqeim), Park N Shop

Malls: Al Ghazal Mall (Entrance), Beach Centre Mall (Nr. Al Ansari Exchange)

Al Quoz

Coffee Shops: Caribou Café (Times Square)

Malls: Times Square Mall (Entrance)

Emirates Living

Coffee Shops: Costa Café (Greens/ Meadows), Starbucks (Emaar Business Park), Tim Hortons (Springs Town Centre), Shakespeare & Co. (Springs Town Centre)

Health Club: Fitness First (Meadows Market/ Springs Town Centre)

Supermarket: Choithram (Greens/ Lakes)

Dubai Media City

Coffee Shops: Costa Café (Thuraya Tower/ Business Centre Tower)

Supermarket: Circle K (Knowledge Village)

Palm Jumeirah

Coffee Shops: Costa Café (Al Manhal Beach Club)

Community Centre: Al Nafura Beach Club, Manhal Beach Club, Al Nabaa Beach Club, Al Shalal Beach Club

Jumeirah Beach Residence

Coffee Shops: Tim Hortons (The Walk/Amwaj), Cinnabon (Amwaj), Starbucks (Sadaf/ Rimal)

Supermarket: Choithram, Al Maya (Bahar/ Sadaf)

Motor City

Health Club: Fitness First (Control Tower)

Clinic: Medicentre Polyclinic (Fox Hills)

Green Community

Supermarket: Choithram

Malls: The Market (Main entrance/Choithram)

XPRESS Dubai can also be delivered to your doorstep in Dubai for Dh50 annually by calling 8004585, clicking the Buy Me button below, or writing to circ@gulfnews.com Dh50/year (12 issues)