A Haber Radyo
Media Companies / Groups
Owned by one company
According to Article 434 of Turkish Commercial Code, shareholders in corporations ('Anonim Şirket’) use their voting rights in proportion with their shares’ nominal value. Each shareholder has at least one vote, however voting rights might be limited, or given more weight with articles of association. Moreover, public companies may issue shares without voting rights according to Article 14/A of Capital Markets Law.
Affiliated Interests Founder
Ahmet Çalık was born in 1958. He is the chairman of Çalık Holding. Ahmet Çalık established Ortadoğu Textile in 1981. He made the first large-scale industrial investment of East Anatolia by establishing Gap Güneydoğu Textile A.Ş. He established Çalık Holding in 1997 which operates in areas such as energy, telecom, finance, construction, textiles and mining. Media belonging to Çalık Holding was sold to Kalyon Group in December 2013 and later, Kalyon Group founded A Haber Radio in 2014.
Ömer Faruk Kalyoncu
Affiliated Interests Ceo
Ömer Faruk Kalyoncu is CEO of Zirve Holding which owns Turkuvaz Medya Group. He is the son of Hasan Kalyoncu, founder of Kalyon Group. His uncle Orhan Cemal Kalyoncu is the CEO of Kalyon Group. In 2004, then prime minister Recep Tayyip Erdogan, was a marriage witness in his wedding. AKP ministers then - Abdullah Gül, Abdülkadir Aksu, Recep Akdağ, Hüseyin Çelik, Cemil Çiçek, Hilmi Güler, Zeki Ergezen, Sami Güçlü and Osman Pepe - were also among guests in the wedding. Turkish Competition Board approved the sale of Sabah-ATV to Zirve Holding, owned by the Kalyon Group, which is active in the construction, energy and infrastructure sectors. Media belonging to Çalık Holding was sold to Kalyon Group in December 2013.
Affiliated Interests Editor-In-Chief
The MOM team did not find any reports about Ferhat Kutluer that is relevant to the project.
Address: Ihlamur Yıldız Cad. Toprak Center No:8 Beşiktaş / İstanbul - Phone: 0212 300 66 66 - Website: www.ahaberradyo.com.tr
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Shareholder information in public records albeit available necessitates some research skills and thus is not made easy for the general public to access. In order to find the names of shareholders and their percentage of shares, the search motors of Istanbul Chamber of Commerce (İTO) and the Trade Registry Gazette have to be used simultaneously, for İTO summarizes the contents of each record while the Trade Registry Gazette doesn’t. However İTO database only lists companies established in Istanbul,which makes searches of companies not based in Istanbul very challenging. So for instance, in order to find a record on shares of a company that is not based in Istanbul, one would have to go through all the PDFs of the records for that company, one by one, which may result in up to 50 or more documents to be reviewed before the right information is located.