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Section: LGC News (Cyprus)

      Famagusta International Art Festival
      Mar12

      Famagusta International Art Festival

      An exhibition of painting for the International Famagusta Art Festival, organised by the Municipality of Famagusta, opened at Rauf Raif Denktas Culture and Congress Palace. According to a statement from the Gaziğmağus Municipality, the work of 24 artists from Bulgaria, Ethiopia, Ukraine, Azerbaijan, Serbia, Kazakhstan, Egypt, Russia, Jordan,...

      TRNC represented at World Beekeepers Congress
      Oct11

      TRNC represented at World Beekeepers Congress

      A delegation from the North Cyprus Beekeepers’ Union attended the World Beekeepers Congress (APIMONDIA 2017) organised in İstanbul this week. The North Cyprus Beekeepers’ Union had a stand at the congress, where it also gave a presentation. The agreements signed during the congress with other national unions – including Romania,...

      South running passports for cash scheme
      Sep21

      South running passports for cash scheme

      The Greek Cypriot administration has issued passports to high profile controversial individuals under the “golden visa” scheme and has raised 4 billion euros since 2013, a recent report by UK daily the Guardian has said. According to the report, the document which was leaked reveals a list of the names of some controversial, super rich...

      Turkish Deputy PM visits London
      Nov26

      Turkish Deputy PM visits London

      Turkish Deputy Prime Minister Numan Kurtulmus met House of Commons leader David Lidington on Thursday, as part of his visit to the U.K. Turkey’s U.K. ambassador Abdurrahman Bilgic, his counterpart Richard Moore and the Director General of the Office of Public Diplomacy in Turkey Ali Osman Ozturk also attended the meeting at the UK...

      What is the likelihood of a Cyprus settlement?
      Nov25

      What is the likelihood of a Cyprus settlement?

      In an podcast interview by Cyprus Mail journalist Rosie Charalambous with an expert on the Cyprus problem, James Ker-Lindsay, Charalambous asks if there is any hope of solving the Cyprus problem after the Cyprus Summit in Mont Pèlerin, Switzerland hit the buffers on Monday. Senior Visiting Fellow of the LSE and long-time follower of the Cyprus...

      Turkey’s guarantees cannot be given up: Çavuşoğlu
      Nov09

      Turkey’s guarantees cannot be given up: Çavuşoğlu

      Turkey wants territory, property, guarantees and security to be the last issues to be taken up in the Cyprus negotiations, Turkish Foreign Minister Mevlüt Çavuşoğlu has said. Referring to the Cyprus negotiations taking place in Mont Pèlerin in Switzerland, while speaking in a parliamentary debate at the Turkish Grand National Assembly, the...

      Revived Turkey-Russia relations boosts TRNC citrus fruit sales
      Oct13

      Revived Turkey-Russia relations boosts TRNC citrus fruit sales

      The improved relations between Turkey and Russia is expected to enhance exports of citrus fruits from the TRNC. Turkish Cypriot citrus fruit producers appear optimistic about the production of citrus fruits in 2017, after steps taken by Russia to normalise relations with Turkey by lifting its ban on importing Turkish produce. According to Turkish...

      Ministry aims to boost winter tourism in North Cyprus
      Sep07

      Ministry aims to boost winter tourism in North Cyprus

      Fikri Ataoglu, Minister for Tourism and Environment stated that steps will be taken in order to revive winter tourism in the TRNC. Ataoglu said that for this reason they aim to bring in tourists from Scotland, Northern Ireland and Denmark with the co-operation of Turkish Airlines. Co-operation will include flights and advertisements, adding that...

      Applications for TRNC white cards begin
      Dec17

      Applications for TRNC white cards begin

      Applications for permanent residence permits are now being accepted. Speaking to BRT, Interior Ministry Undersecretary, Hasan Alicik said that currently, 10,000 people have the right to apply for the permit. Recent alterations to residency laws mean that persons who work in the TRNC and have been in possession of a work or business permit for six...

      Near East Uni Hospital to boost health tourism
      Jun09

      Near East Uni Hospital to boost health tourism

      Near East University Hospital (YDU) has signed an international cooperation agreement in the field of health tourism with 15 Russian speaking countries. Among the countries are Russia, Ukraine, Moldavia, Belarus, Azerbaijan, Kazakhstan, Kirgizstan, Uzbekistan and others. According to a statement issued by YDU’s press and foreign relations...