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    To boost passenger traffic to the Republic and develop its tourism, Turkish Airlines and the Ministry of Economy and Tourism of the Turkish Republic of Northern Cyprus (KKTC) recently signed a protocol authorizing flights to the island from 25 additional points.

    At the signing ceremony, agents showing increased sales and turnover and successful cargo agents in the region were presented with plaques. As a symbol of appreciation, a plaque was also given to the University of the Near East for its support in training the agents. Commemorative Turkish Airlines plates were presented to the Founding President of KKTC Rauf Denktaş, the current President Ali Talat, Turkey’s ambassador to Lefkoşa Şakir Fakılı, and the KKTC Minister of Economy and Tourism, who honored the occasion with their presence.