International news platform TRT World is expanding its global distribution with MEO

International news platform TRT World is expanding its global distribution with MEO, TV operator of Altice Portugal. TRT World is now available in the Portuguese market through the leading operator, airing on channel 226 in the news channel category.

TRT World, launched in 2015 and headquartered in Istanbul with four newsrooms located around the world, offers an alternative viewpoint on global and domestic events, challenging perceived narratives and providing a much needed new perspective on news.

Furkan Han, TRT World’s Head of Global Digital & Satellite Distribution & Partnership, stated that “We are delighted to have reached an agreement with Altice Portugal. TRT World will now be available to MEO subscribers and guests staying at many hotels across Portugal.”

According to Tiago Silva Lopes, Head of B2C Products at Altice Portugal , «TRT is a great addition to our grid and will help us to further diversify our international channels offer to meet the growing demand in our market».

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.

Address: Ahmet Adnan Saygun cad. No:83, 34340, Ulus, İstanbul, Turkey
Phone: +90 212 326 30 00