Vice President Cevdet Yılmaz met with TRNC Prime Minister Ünal Üstel. Speaking before the tete-a-tete meeting at the Presidential Complex, Yılmaz reminded that Turkey and the TRNC are two countries that have a common destiny.
Stating that the two countries continue their cooperation in all areas, Yılmaz said, “During the last visit of our President, Ercan Airport had an instruction to prepare for the opening of the first flights on 20 July. He also revealed that he wanted to land by plane. A very good work in this context. Our institutions and TRNC institutions are working together. I hope we will complete all the technical preparations and realize this flight on July 20. Ercan Airport is a very valuable and huge investment. It will be the new showcase and face of the Turkish Republic of Northern Cyprus, I hope. Northern Cyprus “Everyone who goes to the Turkish Republic will have seen the country from this airport. Therefore, we all wish it to be opened as soon as possible and we are working in this direction with all our efforts. I sincerely believe that we will achieve this together.” used the phrases.
Reminding that the 2023 Economic and Financial Cooperation Protocol signed between Turkey and the TRNC was published in the Official Gazette, Yılmaz said, “Our President, at the first cabinet meeting of the new term, signed this protocol for the first time. It was published in the Official Gazette today, just on the day you arrived. This is how the implementation started. I would like to express my hope that this new Economic and Financial Cooperation Protocol will be beneficial for both countries and contribute to the improvement of the welfare of our people.” he said.
Expressing that he is very happy to host Ustal and the TRNC delegation, Yılmaz said, “We will carry our cooperation even further with frequent meetings and meetings at different levels in the upcoming period.” said.
In a statement on the subject on social media, Yılmaz said, “The 2023 Economic and Financial Cooperation Agreement signed between Turkey and the TRNC has been published in the Official Gazette. We will continue our joint efforts with the TRNC Government to ensure that our Turkish Cypriot brothers live in their homeland with the well-being they deserve.” Wrote.