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Turkey helping to develop Mesaoria region

24 March 2017

Plans are afoot to develop the Mesarya (Mesaoria) region. To this end, chairman of the Rebirth Party (YDP) Erhan Arikli announced that his party had prepared a project called the “Great Mesarya Project.”

According to Turkish Cypriot daily ‘Havadis’, a delegation from the party visited the village of Vadili and told the people about the project.

Arikli explained that the aim the project was to increase the prosperity of Mesarya area over the next three years. There will be special focus on agriculture-stock farming, universities and housing development.

He said that among their plans is the establishment of a Mesarya university, which will be granting scholarships to students interested in studying there.

Arikli added that, in cooperation with the Housing Development Administration of Turkey (TOKI), they had prepared a project for helping young couples to buy homes, with the aid of low interest loans.

Halkin Sesi

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