TRT World Turkish News Channel

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TRT World is a Turkish news channel that airs news in the English language all through the day. Although the test transmission of the TRT World channel took place on 18th May 2015, the channel was launched on 30th June 2015. 

Also, the Turkish Radio and Television Corporation (TRTC) operates this channel, while the channel’s headquarters are based in Istanbul in Turkey. The TRT World channel holds membership of the Association for International Broadcasting, too.

The TRT World channel focuses on current affairs and world news, mainly from West & South Asia, Turkey, and Europe.

Besides its Istanbul headquarters, the TRT World channel operates from broadcasting hubs and studios from countries including Singapore, London, and Washington DC.

Among the different languages that the TRT World channel broadcasts news include German, Arabic, and English.

The TRT World channel is aired throughout the world. In addition, the slogan of the channel is ‘Where News Inspires Change’.

Some renowned staff of the TRT World channel include Adnan Nawaz, Ali Aslan, Ghida Fakhry, and Shiulie Ghosh.

Some popular programs that are broadcast on the TRT World channel are Roundtable, Money Talks, Beyond the Game, The Newsmakers, Showcase, and Compass. David Foster hosts the Roundtable show, where the guests discuss and debate the news. Also, Ali Aslan is the host of The Newsmakers show, which focuses on current affairs.

Besides programs, the TRT World channel airs documentary programs as well.

The official website of the TRT World channel is On the website, the latest news in the fields of Art & Culture, Sports, Business, and Lifestyle are covered.