Launched in 1980, Al Bayan is the official Arabic newspaper of the city of Dubai. Caters to all Arabs living in the United Arab Emirates. Circulated across all Emirates in the UAE and benefits from exclusive distribution to public institutions, in addition to the regular POS. Comprehensive editorial content covering local and international politics, social issues, business, economics and sports news. In March 2005, the Newspaper was re-designed to match international trends: paper size changed. The re-vamp included the utulization of white glossy paper for the cover, the introduction of a new daily business/economic section outside the newspaper and an increased in the number of color pages.