Enjoy a full-featured replica of The National on your smartphone, tablet or computer!

The National E-Reader is a replica of our traditional printed publication with all the stories, photos, and artwork intact. You can read your favourite newspaper and our magazines anytime and anywhere.

The easy-to-use interface lets you flip leisurely through the pages like a newspaper, or conduct custom searches and share articles. Download the E-Reader and read it anywhere.


Enjoy a full-featured replica of The National on your tablet, smartphone or laptop.

Get familiar with all the features

With The National, you can read it online in its true printed format from anywhere in the world. The Digital Edition is enhanced with the latest digital tools, including RSS feeds, social networking, blogging and much more. See the Quick User Guide below for a list of key features.

Access our publications on any device

Read stories in your news feed on one device and pick up where you left off on another. Subscribe and authorize your devices with one account.


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About Us

The National was founded in 2008 setting a new standard for quality journalism in the Middle East.

Each day The National reaches an influential audience across the country, covering the best in news while leading the region in analytical content and commentary. The National is committed to serving the local community with a strong international perspective.

In its nine year history, The National has developed a reputation as a leading provider of news about the UAE and the region beyond. IMI’s aim is to strengthen and diversify The National’s journalism and broaden its appeal here and beyond, and across all digital platforms utilising the latest multimedia tools - while producing an expanded, redesigned print edition. The National will be the place to go to understand the Middle East at a time when the region has never been more important.

The National is owned by International Media Investments and can be found online at www.thenational.ae

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