Media Ownership in Turkey: An Information Available for General Public?
In Turkey most media owners are operating in a wide range of business sectors. Despite the presence of national laws intended to increase transparency, getting access to information related to companies that own media is extremely difficult. Moreover, journalists who publish data that the government does not want to be spread, do it at their own risk. The paper offers an outlook of media ownership structures in Turkey, including practical research attempts.
Author: Gülseren Adaklı