Messages have also been issued by state and government officials to mark the 1st of May Labor and Spring Day.
In his message, President Derviş Eroğlu said that the working conditions and the rights of the workers in the TRNC are at the same level of modern countries around the world.
Pointing to the struggle waged by workers in order to have the 8 hour working day hours acted, he said workers formed the most dynamic and active part in modern society.
The President also made a call to the government, parties that are represented in parliament, unions and non governmental organizations to continue dialogue.
In his own message, Prime Minister Irsen Küçük noted that workers rights in the Turkish Republic of Northern Cyprus were at a higher level than many countries around the world, and that these rights were being protected by laws in the country.
The Prime Minister said that thanks to the National Unity Party which has served as in the government for a very long time in the TRNC, workers rights have come under protection.
Mr. Küçük said the 1st of May symbolizes unity, peace and solidarity around the world and expressed the hope that today will be celebrated with peace and with the enthusiasm of spring around the world.
The Minister of Labor and Social Security Serife Ünverdi also issued a message on the occasion of 1st of May Labor and Spring Day.
In her message Ms. Ünverdi said giving the necessary importance to labor which is one of the holy merits of life is at the same time a requirement for civilization.
Ms. Ünverdi also expressed the hope that the 1st of May, will bring peace, brotherhood and freedoms to all laborers in the Turkish Republic of Northern Cyprus and around the world.