North Cyprus News - Cyprus Today 17th August 2019

North Cyprus News - Cyprus Today 17th August 2019At last, an interesting article in Cyprus Today. If you’ve left a few tens of thousands of pounds in a bank account and forgotten about it for 10 years or more it might be worth claiming it because it’s about to be lost forever. Trouble is, that’s the only interesting article.

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Cut To North Cyprus Civil Servant Living Allowance Will Cause Problems

Cut To North Cyprus Civil Servant Living Allowance Will Cause ProblemsAccording to North Cyprus newspaper Kıbrıs (13.08.19) a cut to North Cyprus civil servant living allowance will cause crisis and chaos. The TRNC government is insisting on implementing its decision to cut 2% from the six-month cost of living allowance paid to civil servants in July, in spite of the fact that this decision had been reversed by the Constitutional Court. More than 70 thousand persons were affected by this cut.

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Dead Green Turtle on Cyprus Beach Gut Contained 183 Pieces of Plastic

Dead Green Turtle on Cyprus Beach Gut Contained 183 Pieces of PlasticAccording to UK’s Independent newspaper (10.8.2019), when a Dead Green Turtle was found on a Cyprus Beach it was discovered that its Gut Contained 183 Pieces of Plastic. This is because Green turtles are more likely to swallow plastics that resemble foods in their natural diet, a new study has found.

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North Cyprus News - Cyprus Today 10th August 2019

North Cyprus News - Cyprus Today 10th August 2019A couple of old North Cyprus News stories for your £1.50 and one about the fact that in Summer Cyprus suffers from a water shortage. When we first came to North Cyprus, water was channeled all around the villages but these channels were removed and underground pipes replaced them. I guess people believed that the old system was too primitive. Now there aren’t enough pipes laid to take all that wonderful Turkish water to those same villages. Ah, progress!

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North Cyprus News - Cyprus Today 3rd August 2019

North Cyprus News - Cyprus Today 3rd August 2019North Cyprus News, Cyprus Today version, is often not news at all. In Cyprus Today you find a lot of opinion and plans which turn to nothing. An example of that is the first article where the government talks about cutting airfares by scrapping airport taxes, despite it having no control over those taxes. Don’t you just hate it when people in power so obviously lie to you and despite knowing they are a liar, you believe them. Then a few weeks later when the lie is exposed, you somehow still believe their next lie. In other words, it will always be cheaper to fly to London from the south. Mind you, I bet you don’t get the same welcome at Larnaca as you do at Ercan,

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North Cyprus PM Tatar Says Varosha Former Residents Will Be Allowed to Return

North Cyprus PM Tatar Says Varosha Former Residents Will Be Allowed to Return“There is such an organisation called the Real Estate Commission in the Turkish Republic of Northern Cyprus, which is recognised by Europe and includes foreign judges. They can consult it and former residents, they could be Greeks, Britons or Americans, can return to their property if they wish so,’’ North Cyprus PM Ersin Tatar said.

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Fake 100TL and 50TL Turkish Banknotes - Give Them to the Police!

Fake 100TL and 50TL Turkish Banknotes - Give Them to the Police!I’ve just received a notice saying that police have warned that denominations of 50TL and 100TL counterfeit banknotes have been circulated in Nicosia and Kyrenia. The notes with serial numbers A 625 255 062 and 437 707 766 should be taken to the nearest police station where they will deal with them.

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North Cyprus News - Cyprus Today 27th July 2019

North Cyprus News - Cyprus Today 27th July 2019More North Cyprus News taken from Cyprus Today. Some of the articles on the front page are less than thrilling and have already been in the news for a few days, including in North Cyprus Free Press.

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Video of The History of the Cyprus Problem Seen From One Point of View

Video of The History of the Cyprus Problem Seen From One Point of ViewAn interesting video put together in an attempt to explain how the Cyprus Problem came about. Obviously, the creator of the video has put together a story which paints a picture they want you to accept as truth but despite that the images show the history of the island.

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North Cyprus Residency Permit Required for Pensioner Ex-Pats

North Cyprus Residency Permit Required for Pensioner Ex-PatsIf you are over 60 and do not have a North Cyprus Residency Permit then now you will have to buy one in three months time. According to the translation below you will have a year to get one. Many people, now over 60 and in theory free of the need to purchase a Residency Permit will remember the nightmare it used to be to get one. I wonder how much they will cost? According to the Voice of the Island news portal (24.07.19) Foreign Minister Kudret Ozersay has repeated decisions taken by the TRNC Council of Ministers:

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