Green Line trade falls

Green Line trade falls
By Stefanos Evripidou Published on June 2, 2011

“THE TURKISH Cypriot community received €131.7 million in EU aid by the end of 2010, half of the €259 million allocated to them, according to a European Commission report.

The Commission’s annual reports on EU assistance to the Turkish Cypriot community and implementation of the Green Line Regulation (GLR) were approved on Monday.

The report on the GLR reveals that irregular migration across the Green Line has been reduced, decreasing to 1,209 apprehended persons. However, trade across the Green Line during the eight month reporting period fell by 1.5 per cent to €3.8 million.”

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