|Editor-in-chief||Majed Al Ali|
|Managing editors||Ali Roz|
|Founded||16 April 1961|
Al Rai (in Arabic الرأي meaning The Opinion)), formerly known as Al Rai al Aam (Arabic: الرأي العام, meaning Public Opinion) is a Kuwaiti daily newspaper. According to a 2007 survey by the Washington-based Intermedia group Al Rai ranked one among Kuwaiti newspapers for the fifth year in a row.
History and profile
The paper was launched by Abdulaziz Al Musaid on 16 April 1961 as a weekly with the name of Al Rai Aam. Musaid was both the owner and the publisher of the paper that was initially published in Beirut. Later it was relaunched as a daily.
In 2004, Al Rai launched a satellite TV, Al Rai TV, which merged with the newspaper to create the Al Rai Media Group. The newspaper also launched its online content as a free service. In 2008, Al Rai received the Sheikh Salem Al Ali Al Sabah's award for best designed news website.
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