Shopping cheaper in Republic of Cyprus controlled areas

According to an article published today’s on Turkish Cypriot news portal Yeni Duzen products in supermarkets in the Government controlled areas cost less than the same products in the occupied areas. Two of the newspaper’s journalists visited supermarkets in the free areas and bought the same products they bought in supermarkets in the occupied areas to compare the prices. Their results showed that for a mixed basket of the same goods prices were 11% higher in the occupied areas.