Daily newspaper


The nationalist daily Akşam was founded in 1918. Its founder and publisher Necmettin Sadak was said to have had ties to Nazi Germany. After several changes of ownership the paper was sold in 2013 to Turkish entrepreneur Ethem Sancak's Sancak media group. Akşam is considered to have close ties to the government.

Political orientation Pro-government
Circulation 103,000 (2016)
Frequency of publication Daily
Online payment model All content for free
Location Istanbul, Turkey
Publisher Türkmedya Yayın Grubu / Ethem Sancak
Area of distribution Nationwide
Established 1918
Address İkitelli, Atatürk Mah. Bahariye Cad. No:31 Küçükçekmece /İstanbul, Türkei
Phone 0090 21 24 49 30 00
Email editor@aksam.com.tr
Twitter @Aksam