Oman's Favourite Free Weekly Newspaper

51,000 Copies of theweek are distributed across all the major cities and towns in Oman including Muscat, Sohar, Barkha, Sur, Salalah and Nizwa. We have the largest distribution network on the ground in Oman and more readers than any other English language newspaper in the country.

theweek is a 32 page, full colour glossy tabloid newspaper that is distributed across the Sultanate every Thursday. The title's local focus and lifestyle centric content has cemented it's popularity within all age and gender categories. Reporting on community based news from within Oman is something that has endeared theweek to it's readers over the years.

The weekly paper has something for everyone, with topics ranging from current events in Oman, automobiles, leisure, travel, events and exhibitions, dining out, lifestyle, sports and much more. The emphasis of theweek is firmly on community news and features.

theweek is the only Omani weekly paper to ever win an International award. In 2008, it became one of only three newspapers from the Middle East region to win an award at the IFRA Asia Media Awards 2008.

www.theweek.co.om

At present, we have 51% home subscriptions with a print run of 51,000.

theweek Distribution Data

Distribution By Area

Circulation: 51,000 Copies

  • Home Subscriptions55%
  • Pick up Joints30%
  • Ministry & Schools10%
  • Various7%
  • Hotels5%

Display Advertising Rates

MECHANICAL SPECIFICATIONS
Size Unit Non Bleed Sizes (WxH) Rate
Full Page Full Page Non Bleed 245mm x 325mm RO1,945
Window 5 Column Horizontal Panel* 245mm x 160mm RO1,450
Front page bottom strip 5 Column Horizontal Panel* 245mm x 90mm RO1,300
Tower 2 Column Vertical Panel* 95mm x 325mm RO1,205
Tunnel 3 Column Vertical Panel* 145mm x 208mm RO1,185
Gate 5 Column Horizontal Panel* 245mm x 100mm RO950
Cube 3 Column Vertical Panel* 145mm x 150mm RO875
Tube 2 Column Vertical Panel* 95mm x 208mm RO832
Box 2 Column Vertical Panel* 95mm x 150mm RO692
Bubble 3 Column Horizontal Panel* 145mm x 100mm RO692
Slipper 5 Column Horizontal Panel* 245mm x 55mm RO550
Right ear panel 1 ColumnVertical Panel* 45mm x 66mm RO300

Advertising contact

Santhosh G, Deputy Advertising Manager
GSM: +968 99104340,
Email: santhosh.g@apexmedia.co.om, Tel: +968 24 799388, Fax: +968 24 785951


Rahil Siddiqui, Advertising Executive
GSM: +968 99251604,
Email: rahil.siddiqui@apexmedia.co.om, Tel: +968 24 799388, Fax: +968 24 785951