Category Archive: Information

Did You Know? By Fevzi Hussein

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‘Did You Know?’   The merits of an arranged marriage have been argued for decades. Many moons ago, marriages were far less complex. Do not get arranged marriages mixed-up with forced marriages. In… Continue reading

North Cyprus – Trevor’s Tips – October 2014 – Sharing News

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Trevor’s Tips – October 2014 Sharing News   By Trevor Hughes Lost Log Book One of our readers mislaid his logbook recently and needed a replacement, for obvious reasons. If you are in a… Continue reading

Chemist Rota – October 2014 – North Cyprus

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Chemist Rota – October 2014 By Trevor Hughes I have compiled the Chemist Rota for the month of October 2014 for the Girne/Alsancak/Lapta areas and this can be viewed by clicking here Please note that… Continue reading

Rebecca Bryant’s book – “The Past in Pieces: Belonging in the New Cyprus”

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Rebecca Bryant’s book “The Past in Pieces: Belonging in the New Cyprus” Intro by Ralph Kratzer I found the following interesting article written by Marina Christofides in the Greek Cypriot online newspaper “Cyprus Mail”. Unlike… Continue reading

Horse Racing in Cyprus Nicosia Race Club

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Horse Racing in Cyprus Nicosia Race Club By Ralph Kratzer I´ve never been to a horse race before in my life. First, because I do not bet. I’ve never been in a casino,… Continue reading

Gaining Northern Cypriot Citizenship – Nationality Resolution of 30th June 2014

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Gaining Northern Cypriot Citizenship Nationality Resolution of 30th June 2014 The Chairman of The British Residents Society, David Brown, has provided us with a copy of the white paper of a resolution, issued by the… Continue reading

Authentic Bavarian Oktoberfest in Northern Cyprus

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The Foreign Residents in the TRNC (TFR) Authentic Bavarian Oktoberfest in Northern Cyprus By Ralph Kratzer The original Oktoberfest is the world’s largest funfair held annually in Munich, Bavaria, Germany. It is a… Continue reading

UK Passport Renewal – Reasurance for those in the TRNC

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UK Passport Renewal Reasurance for those in the TRNC   By Peter Wills Despite the recent bad press about the UK Passport Office, this reassurance might help anyone who needs to renew their… Continue reading

Plans for “Disneyland” in Northern Cyprus

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Plans for “Disneyland” in Northern Cyprus Plans are afoot to create a giant theme park in North Cyprus, Turkish Cypriot press reported on Tuesday. According to the reports, ‘Gifa land project’ is being… Continue reading

Turkish PM Davutoglu – Cyprus could be reunified immediately

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Turkish PM Davutoglu Cyprus could be reunified immediately Intro by Ralph Kratzer Oh my god! How many more meetings should there be until it finally comes to an agreement? How many more words… Continue reading

First phase of Apostolos Andreas Monastery restoration underway

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First phase of Apostolos Andreas Monastery restoration underway The first phase of the restoration work at the Apostolos Andreas monastery in North Cyprus is underway, Greek Cypriot head of the Technical Committee on Cultural… Continue reading

My View – A Highlight in North Cyprus – Dance of Cyprus Whirling Derviş

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Dance of Cyprus Whirling Derviş for Tulips at Bellapais Monastery By Ralph Kratzer We have already published a lot of reports on our websites about “Tulips – Help those with Cancer Association”. Raziye… Continue reading

North Cyprus Veterinary Practice Contact Details

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North Cyprus Veterinary Practice Contact Details   We have received and are publishing a veterinary listing compiled by Stephanie Harrison-Croft for the members of Hope 4 Pets North Cyprus Facebook group which may… Continue reading

North Cyprus – Project of the Century is nearing completion

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Good news for the environment Project of the Century is nearing completion That water transfer project that foresees water being transfer from Turkey via underwater pipelines to the Turkish Republic of Northern Cyprus… Continue reading

Health Care – Turkey becoming key player in medical tourism

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Turkey becoming key player in medical tourism Turkey has emerged as one of the top destinations for medical tourism, ranking sixth in the world for medical tourism, according to fresh figures. Out of… Continue reading

North Cyprus – Trevor’s Tips – September 2014 – Sharing News

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Trevor’s Tips – September 2014 Sharing News   By Trevor Hughes Log Books Once again we have tragically processed a road traffic accident from which the driver lost his life. When handing over the… Continue reading