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North Cyprus News - Gul - Davutoglu

Ahmet Davutoğlu likely to become prime minister: Gül

Turkish Foreign Minister Ahmet Davutoğlu will become the new prime minister and leader of the ruling Justice and Development Party (AK Party), outgoing Turkish President ...

Ban appoints new special representative to Cyprus

A new special representative Cyprus has been appointed by UN Secretary General Ban Ki-moon, Greek Cypriot daily ‘Phileftheros’ reports. Former Norwegian Foreign Minister Espen Barth ...

Kyrenia University opens new Sailing School

Kyrenia University has issued a press release about its newly-established Sailing and Water Sports School. According to the press release the schools aims to provide ...

Erdoğan holds the key to Cyprob solution: Anastasiades

Greek Cypriot President Anastasiades has said that a solution to the Cyprus problem hangs, in no small measure, on the attitude of recently elected Turkish ...

1st visit of President Erdoğan will be to North Cyprus

Prime Minister and President-elect Recep Tayyip Erdoğan has told reporters that the name of the new prime minister will be announced on 21st August when ...

North Cyprus News - Waiter

Workers in private sector overworked and underpaid

Trades union representatives say that workers in the private sector work long hours, have seen a fall in their standard of living and have financial ...

FM Ozdil Nami to sit at negotiating table: Eroglu

President Eroglu has said that his Foreign Minister Ozdil Nami will also sit at the negotiating table in the Cyprus talks, Turkish Cypriot daily ‘Star ...

Divided Cyprus planned over 50 years ago

A book written by the late Turkish Cypriot leader Dr Fazil Kucuk in 1957 shows the Turkish plans for the division of Cyprus. Under the ...

North Cyprus News - President Anastasiades

Anastasiades trying to break Cyprus talks deadlock

Greek Cypriot President Nicos Anastasiades will meet with party leaders to brief them on the work being carried out by Andreas Mavroyiannis’ negotiating team in ...

Water project completes in November

If weather conditions permit, the Turkish/TRNC water supply project should be completed by the end of November, Turkish Cypriot Minister of Environment and Natural Resources ...

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Weekend brings scorching temperatures

The Met office reports that inland temperatures are expected to rise between 16th -22nd August from 39–40 degrees for the first two days which then ...

TRNC could benefit from the Russian embargoes

A Turkish Cypriot columnist has suggested that the mutual embargoes in place between the USA, the EU and Russia could benefit the TRNC. Akay Cemal, ...

Features & Analysis

North Cyprus News - Erdogan

Erdogan may struggle to enhance presidential powers

Turkish Prime Minister Recep Tayyip Erdogan, although dogged by debates as to the fairness of the competition, has emerged the winner of the presidential elections ...

North Cyprus News - Launching_dove_peace

Undermining Eroglu’s de-mining proposal

Last week, President Eroglu suggested launching a project to clear the entire island of land mines as a confidence building measure. Laudable and highly symbolic ...