Nami meets with Füle


Foreign Minister Özdil Nami had met with Stefan Füle, the European Commissioner for Enlargement and Neighbourhood Policies in Brussels, last Monday. At the meeting which took place in a friendly atmosphere, Minister Nami conveyed to Commissioner Füle his thoughts regarding the on-going negotiation process on the Island, and particularly expressed that with the appointment of Mr. Espen Barth Eide, the UN Secretary-General’s new Advisor on Cyprus, the hope has emerged that the negotiation process will gain new momentum. Minister Nami expressed his concern regarding the transference of the Turkish Cypriot TaskRead More

TRNC cheesed off over Hellim issue


Turkish Cypriot Chamber of Industry files  cases in Greek Cypriot High Court Turkish Cypriot Chamber of Industry files  cases in South Cyprus regarding hellim/halloumi issue (“hellim” in Turkish and ‘halloumi’ in Greek). It is indicated that five cases were filed at the Greek Cypriot High Court. Chairman of Turkish Cypriot Chamber of Industry Ali Çıralı said that the cases were filed  because Turkish Cypriot producers were not involved in the registration process, were not consulted, were not given information and as a result the whole process is not fair forRead More