"[Agricultural] production will increase and welfare will enhance, which will also reinforce connections between Turkey and the TRNC," Turkey's Deputy Prime Minister Besir Atalay told journalists Saturday.
The project was initiated in 2011 with the building of a dam in Turkey's southern city of Mersin aimed at supplying water via an undersea pipeline to the island.
Veysel Eroglu, Turkey's minister of forest and water affairs, said the 200,000 cubic meter treatment facility and giant water pipeline would cost nearly TRY1.2 billion ($530 million), TRY950 million ($420 million) of which has been spent so far.
TRNC President Dervis Eroglu said that the problems of water and energy would now fall from his government's agenda, as they were on the eve of solving such problems.
Belgium will probe claims of widespread espionage by Germany, which is accused of helping the US spy on Berlin's closest allies in Europe.
The United States will be sending military trainers to Nigeria to help the fight against Boko Haram.
Poland has said that any reform that discriminates against EU migrants will not be agreed to.
David Cameron will meet Angela Merkel today and will try to persuade her to back him over EU reforms as the two leaders hold face-to-face talks.
Greece and its lenders are in a difficult standoff with failure to agree could mean financial trouble all around the world.
Russia has delivered 21.5 tons of aid to Syrian government stronghold Latakia.
Chris Derby-Lewis the killer of South African anti apartheid politician has been granted parole.
Greek Cypriot police have arrested a man in connection with the discovery of more than 2 tonnes of ammonium nitrate in his basement.
Nike is cooperating with the investigation into the FIFA scandal. The sportswear firm denies any involvement, but have acknowledged they did have dealings with company under investigation.
Armenian troops have broken the ceasefire with Azerbaijan 70 times in the past 24 hours.
Ayelet Shaked, Israels new Minister for Justice has proposed a sentence of 20 years in prison for Palestinian boys throwing stones at Israeli forces.
Witnesses have claimed that Russia is amassing troops and weapons on the Russian border with Ukraine.
A bomb has damaged sweet shop belonging to Ukraine president's Roshen chain
A Muslim woman was forced to remove her hijab and was arrested after a sheriff's deputy questioned a ticket that she had paid for in 2011.