Yemen Post is Yemen's first hourly updated news service with reporters spread throughout the country launched in 2007.
The Yemen Post hard copy version is distributed mostly in Yemen and was first launched in a newspaper format on November 2, 2007. It was founded by the current Publisher and Editor in Chief, Hakim Almasmari. The newspaper is distributed to over 2000 government institutions, embassies, organizations, businesses throughout Yemen. Along with our foreign distribution to neighboring countries, the Yemen Post is also distributed to some communities within Europe and the United States. The format of the newspaper was changed to a full colored, top of the art tabloid format on February 16, 2009.
Yemen Posts online news site yemenpost.net is one of the most read and trusted news site in Yemen and internationally. It offers up to the minute breaking news from around Yemen.
ABOUT Yemen Post Publisher & Chief Editor:
Hakim Almasmari is an American journalist and Middle East expert based in Sana'a, Yemen. His work has appeared for many of the worlds top media outlets including The Wall Street Journal, CNN, Washington Post, AlJazeera, Fox News, The Guardian, The National, USA Today among numerous others. He has also worked with some of the world’s top organizations. Reporting out of Yemen for nearly eight years, he is the current editor in chief for the Yemen Post. He is a university lecturer in the field of international media and also studied business and law. Considered one of the top experts on Yemen, Almasmari has closely worked with international strategic centers and think tanks helping them better understand Yemen. He is a frequent guest on many international TV outlets discussing current local and international affairs. Almasmari's ancestors are from Yemen, and was born in Detroit, Michigan, USA. His mother tongue is English and is fluent in Arabic.