TRT World is expanding its global reach through its latest partnership with habeshaview

International news platform TRT World is expanding its global distribution with the latest partnership with habeshaview TV, a media company which operates IPTV services to fulfil a clear need to provide high quality and readily accessible TV programs to the Ethiopian and Eritrean diaspora communities around the world. TRT World is now available to over 6 million habeshaview subscribers in Ethiopia and Eritera.

TRT World, which launched in 2015 with headquarters in Istanbul and four newsrooms located around the world, covers 24/7 news, live reports and documentaries with a focus on global responsibility. The channel belongs to the Turkish Radio and Television Corporation, Turkey’s national public broadcaster. Since its early days in radio and television, the company has prided itself on providing quality and balanced programming.

Furkan Han, TRT World’s Head of Global Digital & Satellite Distribution & Partnership, stated that “As we are committed to expanding our growing distribution in Africa, we are very pleased by our new partnership with habeshaview. We believe TRT World programming will bring to their subscribers an alternative viewpoint on news and world events.”

habeshaview is a privately held media company that was established in 2015. habeshaview promotes the rich cultural heritage of Ethiopia – its history, traditions, socio-economic development, business environment, tourism and current affairs with a rich content that includes live TV, documentaries, drama, children’s programs, lifestyle shows and many more.

habeshaview’s Operations Director Tigist Kebede, said, “We are excited to bring TRT World to a new audiance who are keen to explore alternative media outlet for up to date news and currernt events. haveshaview and TRT World were established in the same year, 2015, and we look forward to a long and sucesssful partnership in provding our subscribers with a responsible alternative view point.”

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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Phone: +90 212 326 30 00