Technical Specs


Frequency: monthly
Printing: Offset, positive, emulsion side down, 175 Lpi screen

Prepress Department currently supports:

  • Adobe InDesign CS4, Acrobat, Adobe Photoshop CS4, Adobe Illustrator CS4, Macromedia FreeHand MX, QuarkXPress.
  • Supply all fonts used in your file, place bitmap pictures at 100% scale. All files must be either in CMYK, grayscale (scanned at 300dpi).
    Do not use LZW compression, JPEG file formats or JPEG previews for EPS files.
  • All type in finished EPS graphic files (such as logos, fonts, etc.) must be converted to shapes.
  • Provide current full-size color proofs of their files. It is recommended to supply both composite and separated versions
  • We do not guarantee a color match with color proofs made on an uncalibrated device.
    Although many consumer color printers create pleasing color, most of these devices are not capable of providing an accurate calibrated color proof.
    Use Pantone, TrueMatch or AGFA process swatch books for an accurate representation of process.
Double Page Spread
trim size
42cm x 28.5cm
bleed size
42.5cm x 29cm
Full Page
trim size
21cm x 28.5cm
bleed size
21.5cm x 29cm
Half Page Upright
trim size
10.5cm x 28.5cm
bleed size
11cm x 29cm
Half Page Across
trim size
21cm x 14.25 cm
bleed size
21.5cm x 14.75cm
Quarter Page Banner
Size 21cm x 7.125cm
Quarter Page Sqare
Size 10.5cm x 14.25cm
Quarter Page Vertical
Size 5.25cm x 28.5cm

*Special sizes, wraps and inserts are available upon request.

Questions about our magazines? Contact us on +961 1 780200 or email now!

Design, Development and Maintenance by Al-Iktissad Wal-Aamal.
Copyrights © 2014 Al-Iktissad Wal-Aamal. All rights reserved.