BYEGM

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BYEGMBasin-Yayin Ve Enformasyon Genel Mudurlugu (Turkey)
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25, the deputy prime minister, to whom the BYEGM is subordinated, will issue permanent press cards.
BYEGM released a written statement and said the book aimed at introducing Turkey's constitutional and legal order, political and democratic structure, essential principles, various institutions, natural beauties as well as its social, cultural and historical features.
In 2014, 94 journalists were denied the permanent press pass that is awarded by BYEGM. President of the Turkish Journalists' Association (TGC), Olcayto, who used to head of the Press Pass Commission, stated on Tuesday morning during a press conference held in Ankara that when interacting with BYEGM General Manager Cemalettin HaE-imi in 2014, he was told, "Don't give this man the card, but give it to the others," an apparent example of discrimination against Dumanly.
Journalist Euzlem GE-rses from the SE[micro]zcE- daily told Today's Zaman that she called the BYEGM office to ask about her accreditation and was told that it still had not been granted.
He said the BYEGM, in a bid to seize the cards, is trying to renew the press cards of journalists despite it being before the specified date for renewal.
In December last year, the BYEGM made a controversial decision to block a number of journalists who are critical of the government from acquiring permanent press cards.
In 2013, TL 112.5 million was funneled to AA from the BYEGM's budget, while this increased 35 percent to TL 151.5 million the following year, while this year the number has reached TL 170 million.
The directive also increased the number of members in the Press Cards Commission under BYEGM from 13 to 15, while controversially canceling the accreditation of two press unions and reducing the representation of another from three to one.
BYEGM made a highly controversial decision to deny 94 veteran journalists -- many of whom work for the Zaman, Samanyolu, Cihan, Taraf and BugE-n media outlets -- permanent press cards regardless of their eligibility during a meeting held last December.
ySTANBUL (CyHAN)- Main opposition Republican People's Party (CHP) Kyrklareli deputy Turgut Dibek submitted a parliamentary question on Wednesday concerning a decision by the Prime Ministry's Directorate General of Press and Information (BYEGM) to block 94 veteran journalists -- many of whom work for the Zaman, Samanyolu, Cihan, Taraf and BugE-n media outlets -- from acquiring permanent press cards, regardless of their eligibility.
ySTANBUL (CyHAN)- The Turkish Journalists Federation (TGF) and Turkish Journalists Union (TGS) have harshly criticized the Prime Ministry's Directorate General of Press and Information (BYEGM) for refusing to grant 94 veteran journalists permanent press cards regardless of their eligibility.