Founded in 1926, El Shark is one of the oldest newspapers in Lebanon and is considered to be supportive of the March 14 Alliance and the Future Movement. Awni Al-Kaaki, a Lebanese journalist who has been the head of the Lebanese Press Order since 2015, is the Chairman of the Board, and Khalil Khoury is the Editor-in-Chief.
The legal form of ownership is 'Individually Owned Company'.
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Awni Al-Kaaki also owns Nadine, a weekly social and gossip magazine.
Awni Al-Kaaki, President of the Lebanese Press Order since 2015.
Phone: +961 (1) 810 820
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Audience share for newspapers is based on IPSOS data (average readership 2016 and 2017).