Oryx Advertising Company WLL is the leading publishing house in the State of Qatar. Established in 1973, Oryx is the only publishing company in Qatar that brings out four monthly magazines - Qatar Today, Qatar Al Yom, Woman Today and Glam and several other periodicals such as CAMPUS, Landmark, T Qatar, ICT Today, Progress. All of these titles are leaders in their categories.
Our flagship title Qatar Today, launched in the early - 70s, is Qatar's only news, business and lifestyle magazine. In 2003, the magazine donned a new look and feel to mark its 30th anniversary. The new-look Qatar Today was re-launched in January 2004.
Within a year, the market expressed a strong desire for an Arabic edition of the country's most popular magazine. In May 2005, Qatar Al Yom was launched to overwhelming response.
In August 2005, Woman Today, an exclusive magazine for working women in Qatar was launched and is today Qatar's only women's magazine.
Keeping in mind Qatar's modern outlook and the entry of several international brands in the country,GLAM was launched - a fashion and lifestyle magazine, focusing on health, trends and social scene of Qatar.
Progress Qatar our annual publication which salutes The State of Qatar for the great strides made under the wise governance of HH the Emir.
CAMPUS is a student community magazine. An aware and progressive student community is vital for the development for any country, and CAMPUS is a title dedicated to inform, engage and entertain the student community.
The latest from the Oryx stable is T: The New York Times Style Magazine which has been at the forefront of global culture, exploring the worlds of fashion, beauty, design, living and travel with imagination, intelligence and originality. T Qatar will add the best of local, regional stories with a distinct style, presenting select articles in a bi-lingual (Arabic and English) format.
OAC is actively involved in social and community services and has initiated several activities, viz,Qatar Today Green Awards, Woman Today Mini Marathon, Qatar Today Restaurant Awards and Read for a Cause.
The Qatar Today Green Awards was the 1st ever environmental awards for Qatar and for the region. It was initiated to increase awareness and to recognize outstanding environmental programs
Conceived to encourage a healthy, active lifestyle among women and to promote benefits of runningWoman Today Mini Marathon is a first of its kind event. The objective is to spread awareness about fitness issues and create health ambassadors.
Qatar Today Restaurant Awards is the first ever event aimed at the hospitality industry. Instituted in 2004, food aficionados vote for their favourite restaurant and over 300 outlets nominate themselves for the award every year.
Read for a Cause is a unique charity drive which involves special magazine kiosks placed at various popular locations where readers can pick up their favourite titles and part of the sales proceeds go to supporting worthy cause.
Oryx publications are the choice of premium international, regional and local brands. With their quality content, contemporary design and unique combination of lifestyle, corporate and product marketing messages, they stand for long-term association with brands, reinforcing the trust placed on them by marketers. With their unmatched circulation and readership, Oryx publications offer a reach and quality unrivalled by any other medium in Qatar.
The group continues to grow and contribute in maturing the media scenario and several new titles are planned for the coming year.