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North Cyprus News - Hellim

Registration of halloumi/hellim almost complete

The process to register halloumi as a product of Protected Designation of Origin (PDO) is almost complete, South Cyprus Minister of Agriculture Nicos Kouyialis has ...

Talks can resume in May: Eroglu

President Dervis Eroglu has said that the Cyprus talks can be re-launched in May. He added that a solution could be reached “if Anastasiades puts ...

Power cuts to Famagusta

KIB-TEK have announced that there will be power cuts in most parts of Famagusta tomorrow (Wednesday). These are due to the transportation of new power ...

YDU named University of the Future

An international conference on the “University of the Future: University Cities and Health Tourism” has been organised by the European Business Assembly (EBA) and will ...

Teknecik to increase power output

KIB-TEK has purchased two new power units, the manager of the authority Salih Gurkhan has said. The two units, which arrived at Famagusta port at ...

North Cyprus News - TC-schoolchildren

EU offers 1.5 million Euro for education in North

The European Commission has invited proposals for promoting innovation and change in schools and the improvement of employability in the Turkish Cypriot community. The sixth ...

Hellim registration used as a political weapon

Minister of Food, Agriculture and Energy, Onder Sennaroglu has responded to his Greek Cypriot counterpart Nicos Kouyialis’ call for cooperation on the issue of registering ...

Non-recognition makes TRNC haven for fugitives

The UK government must act more quickly to catch fugitives who flee to North Cyprus and so end its reputation as a haven for criminals, ...

North Cyprus News - Drilling-rig

Gas profits will be lower than estimated: Nami

Foreign Minister Ozdil Nami, says that profits from South Cyprus’ Aphrodite field will be less than predicted. Referring to the recent decision by the Greek ...

No repatriation of settlers: Siber

Speaker of the Assembly and presidential candidate Sibel Siber has said that settlers in North Cyprus would not be repatriated in the event of a ...

North Cyprus News - Drilling rig

South using hydrocarbons as a trump card

A researcher at the Peace Research Institute Oslo (PRIO), has said that energy companies, exploring for hydrocarbon off South Cyprus will slow the pace of ...

House of Lords addressed on embargoes

The Chairman of British Turkish Cypriot Chamber of Commerce, Dr Muhammet Yasarata, addressed the House of Lords on Wednesday. He was invited to speak to ...

Features & Analysis

North Cyprus News - Football

The Not So Beautiful Game

The Turkish Cypriot Football Federation will not lie down on this one. Two recent events occurred which incensed Hasan Sertoglu, the president of the TRNC ...

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 ...