Category Archive: Information

North Cyprus – New Working Hours of the Public Sector and Institutions

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New Working Hours of the Public Sector and Institutions New arrangements have been made regarding working hours of the public sector and institutions. As of Monday the 5th of December the new working… Continue reading

Chemist Rota – December 2016 – North Cyprus

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Chemist Rota – December 2016 By Trevor Hughes…… I have compiled the Chemist Rota for December 2016 for the Girne/Alsancak/Lapta areas and this can be viewed by clicking here Please note that as the chemist rota… Continue reading

North Cyprus Trevor’s Tips for December 2016

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By Trevor Hughes…… Using UK Driving Licences in the TRNC A one of our readers was stopped by the police for a roadside check, the other day. The officer asked for the driver’s… Continue reading

The 33rd National Day of TRNC – “Eyewitness Report” from Berlin

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The 33rd National Day of TRNC “Eyewitness Report” from Berlin By Heidemarie Blankenstein (translated by Ralph Kratzer) Celebrations on National Days are conventional institutions of most countries which cultivate diplomatic exchange. I was fortunate… Continue reading

Skala – Larnaka’s Turkish Cypriot quarter

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Living near Iskele you become very aware of the town’s close links with Larnaka. There is a monument to Turkish Cypriots from there who died in inter-communal clashes, the town’s football team is… Continue reading

Assistant Editor and Author for Cyprusscene.com on 12-Nov-16

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By Kathy Martin… Sitting reading my newspaper at Los Amigos on Saturday 12th November 2016, when I received an email on my phone! As a PS Chris Elliott said “I have a small present… Continue reading

Emergency with your computers in Girne area? Who do you call? Ahmet Dinç!

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By Kathy Martin… Emergency greeted me when I got home the other day, after a wonderfully emotional time in Lefkoşa, recording the Main Event with Denise aka Radio Angel. My Laptop just would… Continue reading

Sunday lunch at Panta Restaurant, Çatalköy (Ayios Epiktitos) on 13 November 2016

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By Kathy Martin… Always on the look out for new places to review for Cyprusscene, I was very pleased to see that the Panta Restaurant, in Çatalköy (Ayios Epiktitos) a Traditional Thai, Chinese… Continue reading

Lest We Forget : A tribute to the Fallen

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By Margaret Sheard…… The 13th November will be Remembrance Sunday where in many parts of the world services are held to pay respects to those who lost their lives in World War 1… Continue reading

Multimax keep their customers updated on service issues 5th November 2016

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By Chris Elliott…….. The following SMS  news message was received from the internet service provider, Multimax which has sent to their customers in Northern Cyprus today as part of their policy of keeping… Continue reading

Remembrance Sunday at The Old British Cemetery, Kyrenia

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By Margaret Sheard…… The non-time change in North Cyprus has probably confused a lot of us and just to be sure everyone is aware of the timing for the Remembrance Service at The… Continue reading

The Foreign Residents in the TRNC (TFR) – 19th Annual General Meeting

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The Foreign Residents in the TRNC (TFR) 19th Annual General Meeting By Sarah Garsed and Ralph Kratzer Silver Rocks restaurant Lapta The 19th Annual General Meeting (AGM) of The Foreign Residents in the TRNC… Continue reading

North Cyprus Trevor’s Tips for November 2016

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By Trevor Hughes…… MOT Tests The price for taking your vehicle through its three yearly MOT is now 152.50 TL. Tiga Motors Tony, who is one of the company’s owners, was telling me… Continue reading

Chemist Rota – November 2016 – North Cyprus

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Chemist Rota – November 2016 By Trevor Hughes…… I have compiled the Chemist Rota for November 2016 for the Girne/Alsancak/Lapta areas and this can be viewed by clicking here Please note that as the chemist rota is… Continue reading

Multimax update their customers about TRNC internet issues 31/10/2016

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By Chris Elliott……. Internet connection issues continue in North Cyprus with slow speeds or even outages which is when you cannot connect to the internet or watch the TV if you have internet… Continue reading

My Travel Report Cappadocia – Journey to a strange Planet

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My Travel Report Cappadocia – Journey to a strange Planet By Ralph Kratzer There are some bizarre landscapes on our beautiful planet. One of the most peculiar ones is certainly Cappadocia in Central… Continue reading

North Cyprus, Blood donation urgently required for John Anderson

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Urgent Appeal for Blood Donors “O” Positive Platelets We have just received news from Steve Collard who manages the Urgent Blood Donation SMS appeal system of the following: John Anderson who is in… Continue reading

North Cyprus Expat NGOs agree to form a working party

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By Chris Elliott…… Following on from a meeting on 7th September, when leading expatriate NGO representatives came to the OTEM Center, Girne to meet with Undersecretary, Ismet Esenyel from the Ministry of Tourism… Continue reading