Category Archive: News

TRNC News 4th May 2016 – Turkey removed visa restrictions for EU member countries

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  Turkey has removed visa restrictions for all EU member countries The decision on the abolition of the visa requirement for all European Union citizens was published in the Official Gazette of the… Continue reading

Turkey to abolish Visas for Greek Cypriots as Part of EU Deal

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Turkey to abolish Visas for Greek Cypriots as Part of EU Deal Greek Cypriots will no longer require visas to visit Turkey under an EU-Turkey agreement on visa liberalization, however this does not… Continue reading

TRNC News 3rd May 2016 – Siber: “Mutual relations between parliaments contribute to friendship and peace”

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  Siber: “Mutual relations between parliaments contribute to friendship and peace” Speaker of the Assembly Sibel Siber received Azeri Independent Deputy Ganira Pashayeva who is having contacts in the TRNC. Siber expressed that… Continue reading

TRNC News 2nd May 2016 – 1st May Labour Day jointly celebrated

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  1st of May Labour Day jointly celebrated A bi-communal event was organized in order to celebrate the “1st of May Labour Day” at the Çetinkaya football pitch located in the buffer zone.… Continue reading

TRNC News 28th April 2016 – Mogherini: visa exemption for Turkish citizens if criteria met

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  Mogherini: “The EU Commission will take recommendation on visa exemption for Turkish citizens in the event that all the required criteria are met” High Representative of the European Union for Foreign Affairs… Continue reading

TRNC News 27th April – UBP-DP Coalition Government – Vote of Confidence

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  The new UBP-DP Coalition Government received vote of confidence The General Council of the Republican Assembly convened today with the aim of a vote of confidence for the new government. The new… Continue reading

TRNC News 26th April 2016 – Akinci: Making 25,000 people citizens out of the question

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  Akıncı: “‘Making 25,000 people citizens is out of the question” In his speech President Mustafa Akıncı said that allegations about making 25,000 people TRNC citizens is out of the question. In his… Continue reading

TRNC News 25th April 2016 – Leaders to meet today

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  Leaders to meet today President Mustafa Akıncı and Greek Cypriot leader Nikos Anastasiades will meet today within the framework of Cyprus negotiations. The meeting will be held in the buffer zone. The… Continue reading

“UK safer in a reformed Europe” says High Commissioner to Cyprus

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UK citizens including those that have been living outside the country for 15 years or less will soon have a vote to decide whether the country remains in the European Union. Here the… Continue reading

TRNC News 22nd April 2016 – Businessman Nadir in Turkey

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  Businessman Nadir in Turkey Turkish Cypriot businessman, Asil Nadir, who was under arrest in the UK has been returned to Turkey. Answering the questions of a TAK correspondent regarding the issue, the… Continue reading

TRNC News 21st April 2016 – Nuland: “USA ready to help parties for settlement”

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  Nuland: “USA is ready to help the parties for a settlement” The US Assistant Secretary of State for European and Eurasian Affairs Victoria Nuland said that the US is ready to help… Continue reading

TRNC News 20th April 2016 – Davutoglu: Commitment continuing for Cyprus settlement

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  Davutoğlu: “Our commitment to reach a comprehensive settlement in the Cyprus issue is continuing” Turkish Prime Minister Ahmet Davutoğlu said “Our commitment to reach a fair and comprehensive political settlement based on… Continue reading

TRNC News 19th April 2016 – The new Election and Referendum Law

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  The new Election and Referendum Law The “Election and Referendum (Amendment) Law” which was unanimously accepted by the General Council of the Republican Assembly yesterday, contains fundamental changes that shapes the country’s… Continue reading

TRNC News 18th April 2016 – The new Cabinet has been formed

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  The new cabinet has been formed The new cabinet which has been formed by the National Unity Party leader Hüseyin Özgürgün and the Democrat Party leader Serdar Denktaş with the support of… Continue reading

NCCCT Coffee Morning at The Malpas – April 2016

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NCCCT Coffee Morning By nccctsecretary… The lovely Malpas Hotel in Çatalköy was the venue for our coffee morning on Tuesday, 12th April 2016.  About 100 people were able to join us and together we raised… Continue reading

TRNC News 15th April 2016 – FM Colak attends OIC Summit

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  Foreign Minister Çolak attends OIC Summit Foreign Minister Emine Çolak has attended the 13th Organisation of Islamic Cooperation Summit which is being held under the theme of “Unity and Solidarity for Justice… Continue reading

TRNC News 14th April 2016 – Akinci: Possibility of solution compared to 2004

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  Akıncı: “Many factors are increasing the possibility of a solution in comparison to 2004” President Mustafa Akıncı, who took part in a panel discussion organised by Friedrich Ebert Foundation towards bureaucrats, academicians… Continue reading

TRNC News 13th April 2016 – President Akıncı met with German Foreign Minister

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  President Akıncı met with German Foreign Minister President Mustafa Akıncı had a meeting with German Foreign Minister Frank-Walter Steinmeier in Germany yesterday. In his statement following the meeting, Akıncı said that for… Continue reading