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The Daily Star SAL

The Daily Star SAL

The Daily Star SAL was founded in 1952 and is based in Beirut. It has around 100 employees. It publishes the Daily Star newspaper which is the only English-language print daily in Lebanon. Malek Mrowa, the son of Kamel Mrowa is its current Chairman of the Board.

Key facts

Business Form

Private

Legal Form

Public Limited Company (Société anonyme libanaise)

Business Sectors

The Daily Star SAL is operating in the newspaper publishing sector.

Ownership

Individual Owner

Hariri Family

The shares belong to D.S. Holding SAL, which in turn is owned by Middle Holding SAL (founded by Saad Hariri), which in turn is owned by Millennium Development SAL, which in turn is owned by Cayman Islands-based Millennium Development International. The Chairman confirms that the shares ultimately belong to the Hariri family. Also, Millennium Development SAL was founded by Millennium Development Holding SAL, which in turn is owned by Inmaa Holding SAL that is owned by Mr. Nader Hariri, son of MP Bahia Hariri and cousin and former chief of staff of Prime Minister Saad Hariri.

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Malek Mrowa

Malek Mrowa is the son of The Daily Star's founder Kamel Mrowa

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Media Outlets
Other Media Outlets

Other Print Outlets

The Daily Star (0.3%)

Other Online Outlets

http://www.dailystar.com.lb/

Facts

General Information

Founding Year

1996

Founder

Jamil Mrowa, son of Kaml Mrowa and the brother of Malek Mrowa, the Chairman of the newspaper and the VP of the Samir Kassir Foundation.

Employees

around 100 employees

Contact

3rd floor, Markaziya building

Mère Gellas street, Beirut Central District, Bachoura sector

Beirut P.O.Box 11-987

Lebanon
Phone: +961 (1) 985 313
www.dailystar.com.lb

Tax/ ID Number

Commercial Registry number: 70497 (Beirut)

Financial Information

Revenue (Financial Data/ Optional)

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Operating Profit (in Mill. $)

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Advertising (in % of total funding)

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Management

Executive Board

Malek Mrowa (CEO)

Further Information

Data Publicly Available

ownership data is easily available from other sources, e. g. public registries etc.

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Meta Data

Audience share for newspapers is based on IPSOS data (average readership 2016 and 2017). # In a meeting with the MOM team, The Daily Star's Chairman confirmed that the shares ultimately belong to the Hariri family.

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