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US Ambassador to Nicosia visits President Akinci

President Mustafa Akinci met with US Ambassador to Cyprus Kathleen Doherty, last week. Also present at the meeting were Meltem Onurkan Samani, the President’s Special Adviser ...

Technical meetings at Mont Pelerin conclude one day early

The UN Secretary-General’s Special Adviser on Cyprus Espen Barth Eide has said that the second five-party conference on Cyprus concluded after two days of discussion. ...

Brexit could mean direct trade with TRNC

Leader of the People’s Party (HP) Kudret Ozersay, has suggested that Brexit may be a window of opportunity for direct trade between the UK and ...

Turkish Cypriot research graduate patents cancer treatment drug

A 26 years old young Turkish Cypriot student, Mustafa Pehlivan, who studied pharmacy at university in the UK, has made a discovery which will help ...

Continuation of Turkey’s guarantees inevitable: Akinci

The continuation of Turkey’s guarantees in Cyprus is inevitable President Mustafa Akinci has said. Speaking on a joint live broadcast with TRT Haber and BRT ...

North Cyprus News - Water running from tap

Water pipelines serving Kyrenia and Karpaz districts completed

Turkey’s Ministry of Forestry and Water issued a statement saying that every part of North Cyprus has access to water supplied by Turkey. The statement ...

Erdogan urges voters to support presidential system for Turkey

President Recep Tayyip Erdogan on Saturday asked his supporters in Istanbul to vote for the constitutional change in an upcoming referendum on an executive presidency ...

Exchange rates double the price of medicines in TRNC

There has been a significant increase in drug prices, notably antibiotics, Calpol, blood pressure medicines and cholesterol management drugs. For example, children’s medicine Calpol which ...

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‘Don’t distort my words’: Akinci

President Mustafa Akinci has responded to the latest statements made by the National Unity Party (UBP) and the Deputy PM and leader of the Democrat ...

Turkish Deputy PM arrived in Mont Pelerin

Turkish Deputy Prime Minister responsible for Cypriot affairs, Tugrul Turkes, arrived in Switzerland for a briefing on the activities of the Turkish Cypriot technical team, ...

North Cyprus News - Mont Pelerin

No agreement on security in Cyprus any time soon

Officials have dismissed the likelihood of rapid progress in the efforts for the reunification Cyprus by its Greek and Turkish Cypriot leaders. Discussions have been ...

Technocrats meet in Mont Pelerin to prepare for five-party conference

Following last week’s Cyprus conference in Geneva, a working group of technocrats from both sides and its guarantor countries are meeting in Mont Pelerin, Switzerland ...