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Illegal milkman caught

Customs officers yesterday confiscated a large haul of powdered milk being smuggled into the TRNC at the Metehan border crossing. Forty bags, weighing a total of one tonne, were concealed in a van that was returning back to the North from South Cyprus. Finance Minister Ersin Tatar said that the operation had “been successful and …

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No end in sight for Nicosia municipal workers strike

The continuing strike of municipal workers in Nicosia shows no sign of abating as the Minister of Interior and Local Administration fails to reach an agreement with the Workers Union. A meeting with Nazım Çavuşoğlu hosted by the BES (Municipal Workers Union) proved fruitless on Wednesday, with the minister agreeing that the workers had the right …

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