The Peninsula (newspaper)

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The Peninsula
Type Daily
Founder(s) Dar Al Sharq
Founded 1996; 18 years ago (1996)
Political alignment Pro-government[1]
Language English
Sister newspapers Al Sharq
Official website The Peninsula

'The Peninsula' is a daily English language newspaper published in Qatar. The Peninsula is currently among the leading newspapers in the state of Qatar with its major competitors being the Gulf Times, the Qatar Chronicle and the Qatar Tribune.


It was launched in 1996 by Dar Al Sharq, leading media house which publishes among other the Arabic daily Al Sharq.[2]


  1. ^ "Qatar". Publicitas. Retrieved 8 June 2012. 
  2. ^ "Dar Al Sharq". The Peninsula. Retrieved 19 September 2013. 

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