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North Cyprus has a communications tax policy which adds a tax to electronic equipment imported into the country. Things like phones, laptops et al. On the surface, this policy seems to make sense and adds additional revenue to the government….until you actually think about it.

This “tax” means that things…

Main photo, top of then President Mustafa Akıncı meeting VOIS Cyprus representatives at the TRNC White House, 31 Aug. 2020. Photo © Facebook / VOIS Cyprus

I am an MBA student in a lesser known part of the world called the Turkish Republic of North Cyprus (TRNC). For those who have never visited, it is one of two states on the island of Cyprus, located in the Eastern Mediterranean.

In the southern part of the island…

I’d like to begin here: “But the fruit of the Spirit is love, joy, peace, forbearance, kindness, goodness, faithfulness, gentleness and self-control. Against such things there is no law.” Gal5: 22,23 (KJV)

It is rather interesting that faithfulness is the 7th fruit mentioned in this list regardless of the translation…

Obasa Olorunfemi

Strategy @extrafemi & @wakafiresupport Ft. @IslandTalksCY, Ventures Africa & more • @tonyelumelufdn alummi • Author • Nigeria + northern Cyprus

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