Qatar's Media Sector


Social media users in January 2021


Most watched news channel in the MENA is Al Jazeera

33 Media Technology-based outlets located in Media City, Qatar.

Key Organizations

Al Jazeera Media Network

Al Jazeera is one of the largest and most prominent Arab news networks. Based in Doha, Al Jazeera has been characterized by its dedication to providing accurate and unbiased news.

Go to Al Jazeera Guide

Investment Promotion Agency Qatar (IPA Qatar)

The IPA Qatar oversees investment promotion activities under the Invest Qatar brand and acts as the country’s umbrella organization for foreign direct investment attraction.

Go to IPA Qatar Guide

Al Mana Group

Al Mana is a Qatari conglomerate with operations in automotive distribution and services, real estate and investments, retail, food and beverage, engineering, technology, media, and entertainment.

Go to Al Mana Group Guide

AbuIssa Holding

AbuIssa Holding is an internationally recognized leader both as a partner for growth and in exploring the possibilities of innovative new business. AbuIssa houses over 70 distinguished businesses across 11 sectors.

Go to AbuIssa Holding Guide

Al Balagh Trading & Contracting

Al Balagh Trading & Contracting was founded in 1977 and is a diverse company primarily specializing in five areas: construction, oil and gas, trading, medical and scientific equipment, and IT solutions.

Go to Al Balagh Guide

Media City

Qatar’s Media City is a team that was created for the purpose of promoting media-related activities in the country. They have attracted more than 33 different news outlets and continue to search for more to partner with.

Go to Media City Guide


Bloomberg is the global leader in business and financial data, news, and insight. Bloomberg Television has a remote studio for live reports in Qatar based in QFC.

Go to Bloomberg Guide

Qatar Chamber of Commerce & Industry (QCCI)

The QCCI was established in 1963, and its primary function is to organize business interests and represent the Qatari private sector both locally and internationally and to support the country’s economic actors and productivity.

Go to QCCI Guide

Qatari Businessmen Association (QBA)

The key function of QBA is to work as the link between Qatar’s strategic plans and the activities of Qatari businessmen. QBA aims to play a leading role in the development of private sector activities at the local and international levels.

Go to QBA Guide