Since 1907, United Press International (UPI) has been a leading provider of critical information to media outlets, businesses, governments and researchers worldwide. UPI is a global operation with offices in Beirut, Hong Kong, London, Santiago, Seoul and Tokyo. Our headquarters is located in downtown Washington, DC, surrounded by major international policy-making governmental and non-governmental organizations.
UPI licenses content directly to print outlets, online media and institutions of all types. In addition, UPI's distribution partners provide our content to thousands of businesses, policy groups and academic institutions worldwide. Our audience consists of millions of decision-makers who depend on UPI's insightful and analytical stories to make better business or policy decisions.
In the year of our 101st anniversary, our company strives to continue being a leading and trusted source for news, analysis and insight for readers around the world.
Each day UPI publishes its content directly to UPI.com, reaching an online audience that is constantly growing.
Over 2.8 million unique visitors visit our web site every month and the number is rising. In December of 2008 alone, UPI.com received 6.5 million page views.
Online News Products
UPI offers a wide range of products in both news brief and analysis formats. Our three “Premium” news channels include Emerging Threats, Energy Resources, and Security Industry. We also offer a “traditional” newswire, NewsTrack, consisting of seven topic-specific channels; Top News, Entertainment, Business, Health, Science, Sports and Quirks in the News. Similar products are offered in Spanish and Arabic. UPI's award-winning photo product, Newspictures, covers today's most compelling newsmakers from around the globe and includes an impressive Historical Collection. UPI's Video offering consists of White House Weekly, Man on the Street Issue of the Day, Special Segments, Seiff on Strategy and Medill Videos