• Entry
  • Reader's guide
  • Entries A-Z
  • Subject index

Egypt

Egypt is located in northeastern Africa between Libya and the Gaza Strip and north of Sudan. It borders the Mediterranean Sea and the Red Sea and includes the Sinai Peninsula that connects Africa and Asia. Egypt is the most populous country in the Arab world, one of the most densely populated countries in the Arab world, and the third most populous country in Africa with a population of more than 100 million. This entry provides an overview of the media landscape in Egypt, including print and online media as well as television and film, and explores press freedom and challenges faced by journalists.

Print Media

There are several types of newspapers in Egypt among the more than 20 that are published there: state-owned dailies, opposition dailies, party ...

    • Loading...
    locked icon

    Sign in to access this content

    Get a 30 day FREE TRIAL

    • Watch videos from a variety of sources bringing classroom topics to life
    • Read modern, diverse business cases
    • Explore hundreds of books and reference titles