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Al Mustaqbal

Al Mustaqbal newspaper was founded by late Lebanese Prime Minister Rafik Hariri in June 1999. It supports the political views of the Future Movement, which is headed by current Lebanese Prime Minister Saad Hariri. This newspaper suffered a financial crisis in 2015, prompting the dismissal of employees and a delay in payment of salaries. Hani Hammoud, the former General Manager of Radio Orient is the Editor-in-Chief and Chairman of the Board, and Saad Al-Alayli is the General Director.

Key facts

Audience Share

3%

Ownership Type

Private

Geographic Coverage

National

Content Type

Paid

Data Publicly Available

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Media Companies / Groups

Arab United Press Corp SAL

Ownership

Ownership Structure

Arab United Press Corp is owned by the Hariri family (Saad, Nazek, Bahaa, Ayman, Hind, Fahd) 98%; the remaining 2% are owned by four political advisors and business partners of Saad Hariri.

Voting Rights

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Individual Owner

Group / Individual Owner

Others

2%
Media Companies / Groups
Facts

General Information

Founding Year

1999

Founder

Rafik Hariri, former Prime Minister (1992-2008; 2000-2004), assassinated in 2005.

Ceo

Hani Hammoud, Prime Minister Saad Hariri’s political and media adviser and late Prime Minister Rafik Hariri's media advisor.

Editor-In-Chief

Hani Hammoud

Other Important People

Saad Al-Alayli, General Manager.

Contact

Phone: +961 (1) 746 301

Al Mustaqbal Website

Financial Information

Revenue (in Mill. $)

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Operating Profit (in Mill. $)

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Advertising (in % of total funding)

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Market Share

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Further Information

Meta Data

Audience share for newspapers is based on IPSOS data (average readership 2016 and 2017).

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