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Kooperatif Merkez Bankası

Abandoned high-jacked security vehicle found

Following Thursday’s high-jacking of a security vehicle containing 3 million TL belonging to the Kooperatif Merkez Bankasi on the Guzelyurt – Nicosia highway, the security vehicle and ...

UN Security Council cannot guarantee safety of Turkish Cypriots: Özersay

Turkish Cypriot negotiator Kudret Özersay said that both sides had submitted all proposals during yesterday’s meeting. Speaking to the press after the meeting, Özersay said that ...

TRNC declares 3 days mourning over Gaza bombings

The TRNC has followed in the footsteps of Turkey and announced three days of national mourning for the hundreds of Palestinians who have been killed ...

New political party born in North – SDP

“The Turkish Cypriots are fed up with the UBP (National Unity Party), CTP (Republican Turkish Party) and DP (Democrat Party)” said Tozun Tunali, the spokesperson ...

South protests to UN about Turkish military use of airspace

The South Cyprus Foreign Ministry is making a démarche to the United Nations over illegal movements by Turkey on 20th July, during celebrations in the northern ...

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‘Century Project’ pipeline completes in September

The pipeline project that will transport water from Turkey to North Cyprus via pipes suspended under the Mediterranean Sea will be completed shortly, Turkish daily ...

Breaking: Security vehicle hijacked today

Robbers have hijacked a security vehicle carrying 3 million TL (around 1 million Euros) belonging to Kooperatif Merkez Bankası (Central Cooperative Bank) on the Morphou-Mevlevi road, ‘Kibris ...

Cypriot Presidents meet today

President Nicos Anastasiades and President Derviş Eroğlu are meeting on today to discuss how the ongoing talks will proceed and Confidence Building Measures (CBMs), ‘Cyprus Mail’ reports. The meeting ...

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Greece concerned about Gul’s words on Cyprob

Greek Cypriot President Anastasiades, will be in Athens on Monday, 28th July, for talks with the Greek Prime Minister, Antonis Samaras, focusing mainly on the ...

Cyprus Airways signs deal for helicopter service in Eastern Med

A strategic agreement for the provision of helicopter support services has been signed between Cyprus Airways and PHI Air Europe Ltd, one of the main ...

North Cyprus News - Waqqas Altinbas

Businessman swims from Turkey to North Cyprus

Intrepid Turkish  businessman and Chairman of Altınbaş, Waqqas Altınbaş swam the Turkish channel between Turkey and North Cyprus arriving in time to celebrate the 20th ...

It’s time to resolve this conflict: President Gül

Turkish President Abdullah Gül has called for a resolution to the Cyprus problem, as the divided island marked the 40th anniversary of Turkish operations on ...

Features & Analysis

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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 ...

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Cyprus hydrocarbons: Will they make or break a deal?

An interesting article has appeared in the ‘Telegraph’ analysing the potential for mutual gain or further conflict over the gas fields off shore Cyprus. Referring ...