Middle East and Africa Distribution

PR Newswire has extensive media networks in the Middle East and Africa covering close to 5,000 media outlets. This includes well-established partnerships with local and national news agencies in the two regions.

Middle East

PR Newswire’s media network in the Middle East consists of more than 600 journalists and editor and over 1,250 media points. The Middle East News Agency (MENA), Egypt’s national news agency, is one of PR Newswire’s main media partners. Founded in 1956, MENA distributes PR Newswire copy to Bahrain, Egypt, Israel, Jordon, Kuwait, Lebanon, Oman, Qatar, Saudi Arabia, Syria, United Arab Emirates, Dubai, Sharjah, Yemen, Algeria, Morocco and Tunisia.


With more than 1,700 media points, PR Newswire’s media network in Africa consists of over 800 journalists. Some of the media partners include Newstime Africa, a cross-national news magazine in Africa, and The Christian Times, a newspaper in South Sudan which is distributed to Uganda, Kenia, Rwanda, Egypt, Ethiopia, North America and Australia.

Client Stories

We are delighted to have PR Newswire as a distribution partner to amplify our reach globally with our first international communication campaign. PR Newswire’s Multimedia News Release helps us to deliver our messages in a more interactive and effective way. Download >

—— Incheon Global Campus

It was the first time the head office in South Korea sent out a multimedia release. It was a good try as we could engage our target audiences with visuals including videos, as well as localise the release in multiple languages to boost engagement and media pickups. We would like to thank PR Newswire Korea for making our first multimedia release a success. Download >

—— LG Group

We wanted to use a different communication approach and decided to work with PR Newswire even though we were unsure what to expect at the beginning. Fortunately, PR Newswire was able to work seamlessly with us and facilitate our requests by providing professional inputs and suggestions. It is very satisfying to see our news release can be shared globally in just a click away. Download >

—— Jakarta Land

By leveraging PR Newswire’s extensive and credible media network, our story was published verbatim in hundreds of media outlets across Asia. PR Newswire was able to bring our company great benefits on a global scale! Download >

—— ANX International

PR Newswire's services complemented our efforts to reach out to the relevant media with its wide range of on-boarded media outlets. Without this service, some media outlets might not have been accessible to us. Download >

—— Manulife Singapore

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