Turkish Republic of Northern Cyprus (TRNC)
The northern part of Cyprus is styled as the Turkish Republic of Northern Cyprus but is only recognised by Turkey.
The capital of TRNC is Lefkosa (Nicosia), which has a population of approximately 35,000, where the main administration and business centers are.
Other major towns include: Gazimagusa (Famagusta) which is a tourist, industrial and commercial center, as well as being the country's principle port and Girne (Kyrenia), which is a town of touristic importance with a yacht harbour, Guzelyurt, Iskele.
Time in Northern Cyprus
Local time is currently three hours ahead of Greenwich Mean Time (GMT).