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Coca-Cola Bypasses the TRNC Embargoes
he Coca-Cola Company has announced that it has commenced production in North Cyprus for the first time. >>>

New electronic meters introduced by the Cyprus Turkish Electric Authority (Kıb-Tek)
The Cyprus Turkish Electric Authority (Kıbrıs Türk Elektrik Kurumu - Kıb-Tek) has recently installed new electronic meters at properties throughout the TRNC with a view to modernising the billing system. >>>

The recent case of Heather Ilott has made headlines in the UK.
However, many people do not realise that freedom of testamentary disposition is already restricted in many jurisdictions including the TRNC… >>>

New Changes to UK Inheritance Tax
In July 2015 George Osborne announced changes to UK inheritance tax laws. >>>

Regional Narcotic Problems: Ongoing Anti-Drug Project
On 2nd July 2015, Adv. Sila Miroglu Tokay and Adv. Tule Goksan attended a seminar in relation to an ongoing Anti-Drug Project organised by the Cyprus Turkish Bar Association. >>>

The Family (Marriage and Divorce) Amendment Law
On 22nd June 2015, the draft Family (Marriage and Divorce) Amendment Law was approved by the TRNC Parliament. The Amendment Law constitutes a significant overhaul of the previous Family (Marriage and Divorce) Law which has been in force since 1998. >>>

Naomi Mehmet & Partners contributes funds towards refurbishment of kitchen area in the Children's Ward at the Nicosia State Hospital
Last week, Naomi Mehmet was invited to the formal hand-over of the newly refurbished kitchen area in the Children's Ward at the Nicosia State Hospital. >>>

Second round of TRNC Presidential elections
The second round of the TRNC Presidential Elections was held yesterday, 26th April 2015. >>>

TRNC Presidential elections
Presidential elections were held in the TRNC yesterday, 20th April 2015. Participation in the election was around 62.5%. Polling stations closed at 18.00 and shortly after 21.00 most of the votes had been counted. >>>

Courts are closed for the judicial holiday
As of 1st July 2014 through to 15th September 2014 all district courts in Northern Cyprus are closed for the judicial holiday. Only urgent applications and criminal cases can be heard during this period. >>>

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