Turkey and North Cyprus Promote Submarine Cable Project
Turkish Prime Minister Binali Yildirim and Turkish Prime Minister of Northern Cyprus Huseyin Ozgurgun recently on the construction of two submarine power cable project to receive a joint media interview on Tuesday.
October 11, 2016, the two sides signed an energy cooperation agreement announced on the connection between the two countries will explore the feasibility of submarine power cables.
"We already have communication cables and water channels connecting the two countries, and now we are going to build power cables," Turkish Prime Minister Binali Yildirim said in an interview. "We want to connect the European power system to North Cyprus by building a power cable."