A newspaper for the local Malay community, Berita Harian was established on July 1, 1957. It presents news and issues from home, the region and the world, featuring a wide spectrum of topics from sports to politics and religion. Other highlights include Malay culture and tradition, arts and heritage, family, hobbies and leisure.
Berita Harian also provides a platform for the Malay community to voice their views on issues which concern them. It is a paper that speaks with authority and understands the needs of the Malay community.
Berita Minggu, the Sunday edition of the Berita Harian, was first published on July 10, 1960 to focus on leisure and family-oriented stories related to the Malay community.
The newspaper goes beyond foreign and local news coverage to present articles on cooking and literature as well as the latest in entertainment, sports and reviews of TV and radio programme.
Daily Average Newspaper Circulation (August 2015):
Berita Harian / Berita Minggu (Print + Digital): 39,300
With effect from 1 March 2016, all subscriptions to our All-in-One packages are counted as the sale of one print copy and one digital copy. Prior to 1 March 2016, such subscriptions were counted as the sale of one print copy and three digital copies in line with Audit Bureau of Circulation's (ABC) rules. With the implementation of new cover prices of our newspapers and All-in-One packages on 1 March 2016, we have had to change the basis of our circulation count and have obtained ABC's endorsement for the new method.