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Double confirmation that is the Arab worlds leading site


Arabian Web Index* and Alexa Research both place in top spot also releases information on the Arab world surfers


(Dubai, UAE May 3rd 2001)

  Two leading research companies placed as the undisputed No.1 destination for Arab Internet users. In two independent surveys conducted separately, the US-based Alexa Research and the Dubai-based Arabian magazine show as the top Arab portal.


 The Alexa results also demonstrate the supremacy of in page views estimated to reach over 22 million during the same month. This latest Internet survey conducted by such a highly reputed company gives an added recognition to the value of services has been providing. 


Our leadership in Arab websites ranking is maintained simply because we continuously keep developing and upgrading our existing services and introduce new ideas, said Ramzi Zeine, CEO of Internationally-recognized methods of surveys to measure websites ranking mainly depend on the audience reach defined as unique users.


Amongst the new services and channels introduced by during the first quarter of 2001 is Mersal, the first fully bilingual instant messenger to provide unique features in the region such as the interoperability with Yahoo and ICQ messengers. And new upgraded version of the Wanees media player, which enables users to play most available audio and video formats, and also a careers channel powered by


2/. Double confirmation that is the Arab worlds leading site


Richard Evans, Chief Operating Officer at said These rankings match what we know from our own research. today released a profile of the average MENA user. It shows that the average surfer is a late night owl surfing from home, visits a narrow repertoire of sites, typically less than 6 sites. Loyalty, he adds is very high in the portal industry, maintaining an excellent level of service and constantly introducing new services are therefore key to maintaining leadership in the region. And thats what is doing and committed to do in the future. 




Issued on behalf of by Gulf Hill & Knowlton. For further information, please contact Osama A. Osman at Tel: (9714) 3344930, Fax: (9714) 3344923 or email:







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