TRT World made it to the shortlist of Online Media Awards in the following categories; App of the Year, Technology Leader of the Year, Social Media Team of the Year, Breaking News Story of the Year and Technical Innovation of the Year.

TRT World has been nominated in five categories for the Drum Online Media Awards. The judging panel released the shortlist based on their scoring in terms of originality, boldness and creativity. 

TRT World was granted the honour of making it to the shortlist in the following categories:

i. App of the Year
ii. Technology Leader of the Year
iii. Social Media Team of the Year
iv. Breaking News Story of the Year
v. Technical Innovation of the Year

“For a team that’s barely 2 years old, it’s a really great honor to be nominated in these categories amongst some of the worlds established media houses. Telling stories that matter is at the heart of what we do. We’re very proud that our digital teams continuously push themselves to find creative solutions for people to access and engage with our journalistic work” said Riyaad Minty, Director of Digital Strategy and Content at TRT World.

The Drum Online Media Awards cover a broad range of categories from politics to sports, and finance to film, in order to reward the cleverest, boldest and most original purveyors of news and views from around the world.

In this seventh year of the awards, the winners will be chosen by a competent panel of judges who hold executive roles in media organisations from around the world. 

Winners will collect their trophies at the awards ceremony on May 22, 2018, at the Marriott Grosvenor Square Hotel in London.

About TRT World

TRT World, Turkey’s first English broadcasting international news platform is launched in 2015 and headquartered in Istanbul, with four newsrooms and an extensive global bureau network covering major regions and hot spots. Strategically designed to maximize its global reach, it is broadly available in all major English-speaking territories and can be accessed via traditional media, including free-to-air, cable and satellite, and other digital platforms, including mobiles, desktops and social media. A distinctive voice to the global news landscape, this is TRT World.

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