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ITP Media Group FZ-LLC is a global media company founded in 1987.[1] Its headquarters are in Dubai, and has offices in Abu Dhabi (the capital of the UAE), Saudi Arabia, India, the United Kingdom, Germany and the United States of America (Los Angeles).[2]

The group is part of ITP Holdings, a privately held company [3] which was founded in 1987 in the UK. The group won The Queen's Award for Export Achievement in 1995.[4] The company subsequently relocated to Dubai in the United Arab Emirates. Its CEO is Ali Akawi.[5] The group has subsidiaries in India, Qatar, and the UK. It employs close to 500 staff, divided between the Dubai Media City headquarters building and in its national offices in Mumbai, Doha and London.

ITP Media Group is registered in Dubai Media City, Dubai, UAE under licence number 30006.[6]

The company publishes magazines, organizes conferences, exhibitions and operates websites. The portfolio of publications includes more than 60 weekly and monthly magazines, many of general interest, some primarily having retail distribution, and catalogues, previews and daily show newspapers for exhibitions. The company also organises more than 50 business and consumer events and conferences each year.[citation needed]

The group operates regional websites including,, and for a general audience. They also operate various industry sites.

The group has a social media marketing agency, ITP Live, which includes a social influencers' agency, video content creation, digital sales, and digitally rebroadcast live events.[7]


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  5. ^ Arabian Business (January 21, 2021). "ITP Media Group CEO Ali Akawi". Arabian Business. Retrieved January 21, 2021.
  6. ^ "Itp Media Group, Itp Building # 14, Dubai ..." Retrieved 2021-01-21.
  7. ^ "ITP Live's social influencer agency announces 26 signings". Zawya. Thomson Reuters. 23 January 2017. Retrieved 28 January 2019.