7DAYS is an English language free daily newspaper published in the United Arab Emirates.

History and profile

7DAYS is the region's first free daily newspaper. It is part-owned by the UK's Daily Mail General Trust (DMGT). The paper was founded by Ashley Northcote and John Woodward as a weekly tabloid published every Friday in 2003.[3]

The circulation of the daily, which was confirmed by the BPA, was 62,532 copies for the last six months of 2011.[5] For the first six-month period of 2013 the paper had a circulation of 61,494 copies.[6]

The paper is known for holding an editorial line independent of the remainder of the country's print media.