Welt am Sonntag

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Welt am Sonntag
Welt am Sonntag logo.svg
Welt am Sonntag front page.jpg
Sample front page of Welt am Sonntag
Type Sunday newspaper
Format Broadsheet
Owner(s) Axel Springer AG
Publisher Thomas Schmid
Editor Jan-Eric Peters
Founded 1948
Political alignment conservative
Headquarters Berlin, Germany
Official website welt.de

Welt am Sonntag ("World on Sunday") is a German national Sunday newspaper published by Axel Springer AG, and established in 1948. Its head office is in Berlin, and it has local editions for Berlin, Hamburg, Munich and Düsseldorf.

It is the Sunday edition of the weekday Die Welt. It features specialist sections on politics, sport, economics, finances, culture, style, journey, engine, real estates, and others.

In 2009, Welt am Sonntag was recognized as one of the "World’s Best-Designed Newspapers" by the Society for News Design, along with four other newspapers.[1]



  1. ^ Dorsey, Steve (2009-02-18). "SND30: Five papers named World’s Best-Designed – The Society for News Design – SND". Snd.org. Retrieved 2012-12-07. 

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