Al-Ahram Hebdo

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Al Ahram Hebdo
Type Weekly newspaper
Publisher Al Ahram publishing house
Editor-in-chief Fouad Mansour
News editor Chérif Soliman
Founded 1994; 23 years ago (1994)
Language French
Headquarters Cairo
ISSN 1110-5062
OCLC number 32526243
Website Al-Ahram Hebdo

Al-Ahram Hebdo is a French-language weekly newspaper in Egypt.[1]

History and profile[edit]

Al Ahram Hebdo was established in 1994[2] by the Al Ahram publishing house which also owns Al-Ahram newspaper, an English-language version, and Al Ahram Weekly.[3] The paper which is published weekly[4] is based in Cairo.[5]

Mohamed Salmawy is one of the former editors-in-chief.[6][7] Hisham Mourad also served as editor-in-chief. He was appointed to the post in January 2011.[8] In June 2014, Fouad Samir Mansour was appointed editor-in-chief of the weekly.[9]

Dina Abdel Mooti Darwich, an Egyptian journalist who won the first Samir Kassir Prize in 2006, is among the contributors of the weekly.[10]

See also[edit]

List of newspapers in Egypt


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  2. ^ Media Landscape Menassat. Retrieved 14 February 2014.
  3. ^ "Al Ahram Newspaper". Allied Media. Retrieved 14 February 2014. 
  4. ^ Mohamed El Bendary (1 March 2010). The Egyptian Press and Coverage of Local and International Events. Lexington Books. p. 80. ISBN 978-0-7391-2431-4. Retrieved 14 February 2014. 
  5. ^ Al Ahram Hebdo Yellow Pages. Retrieved 14 February 2014.
  6. ^ Dietrich Jung (18 September 2004). The Middle East and Palestine: Global Politics and Regional Conflict. Palgrave Macmillan. p. 79. ISBN 978-1-4039-8212-4. Retrieved 14 February 2014. 
  7. ^ Ingrid Wassmann (2008). "Censorship and social realism at the Cairo Book Fair" (PDF). Arab Media and Society. Retrieved 14 February 2014. 
  8. ^ Safaa Abdoun; Marwa Al A’asar (18 January 2011). "Shoura Council reshuffles editors of state papers, magazines". Daily News Egypt. Cairo. Retrieved 6 October 2014. 
  9. ^ "Egypt: Press Council Appoints Editors of State-Owned Newspapers". Aswat Masriya. Cairo. 28 June 2014. Retrieved 8 September 2014. 
  10. ^ "Egyptian Journalist Awarded First Samir Kassir Award". The Arab Press Network. 22 June 2006. Retrieved 9 September 2014. 

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