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Al Watan Portal

Al Watan News (https://www.elwatannews.com) covers politics, economy, culture and arts. It was established in parallel with the daily newspaper Al Watan. It is owned by businessman Mohammed Al-Amin and has the same editorial management as the newspaper. The website defines itself as "combining breaking news, reports, political analyzes and articles by leading writers, along with services and entertainment, in order to satisfy its audience -with their diverse interests- in Egypt and the Arab world."

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National

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Free

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Founding Year

2012

Founder

Mohamed Al-Amin, is an Egyptian businessman who moved to invest in the field of media after January revolution, and one of his most important investments was Al-Watan and cbc channels. Al-Amin works in various fields and used to have previous ties with s

Ceo

Abdelfattah El Gebaly, previously took over the position of the chairman of the State-owned Al Ahram foundation in 2011 for 10 months.

Editor-In-Chief

Mahmoud Mosalam, before being the editor-in-chief of Al Watan newspaper, Mosalam has occupied a number of positions; he was the editor-in-chief of Al Masry Al youm newspaper, the editor-in-chief of Al-Hayat TV as well as the editor-in-chief of the DMC pu

Contact

16, Mosadak Street

Dokki, Giza

Telephone: 0233331000

Website: www.elwatannews.com

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Al Watan News is ranked 14th among the 50 most visited websites in Egypt according to Alexa. AAs of mid-September 2018, it had 10,074,652 followers on Facebook, 2,446,883 on Twitter and 526,204 on YouTube.

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