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Cyprus House Speaker addresses int'l community over Kessab

PanARMENIAN.Net - The President of the House of Representatives of Cyprus, Yiannakis Omirou sent a message to the Presidents of European Parliament, Inter-Parliamentary Union, Parliamentary Assembly of the Mediterranean, Euro Mediterranean Parliamentary Assembly and to the President and Secretary General of the Interparliamentary Assembly on ... (more)

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Tue Apr 15, 2014

The Cyprus Weekly

Their side of the story

Sina and Assandullah, recognised refugees from Iran, who now live in Cyprus, had the opportunity to share their life story with young Cypriots at the Pancyprian Youth Conference on Asylum*.

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The Cyprus Weekly

New find at casino

The Sovereign Base Area Police have revealed that a large amount of a substance believed to be cocaine was seized during a raid on an illegal casino in Trachoni village on Monday morning.

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Groong

'Holy Fire' Coming To Cyprus On Saturday

'HOLY FIRE' COMING TO CYPRUS ON SATURDAY April 14, 2014- By Alexia Evripidou The Holy Light, an Orthodox Easter tradition is to be collected from Jerusalem this week by Cyprus Church's, Archimandrite Jerome, and made available to all the faithful during mass for Easter celebration on Saturday night.

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The Financial Mirror

Cyprus President to pay Germany a state visit in May

President of the Republic of Cyprus Nicos Anastasiades will pay Germany a state visit 6-8 of May, during which he will be officially received by German Chancellor Angela Merkel.

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The Financial Mirror

Cyprus and Abu Dhabi sign an Agreement and Memoranda of Understanding

Cyprus and Abu Dhabi have signed a bilateral agreement for cooperation in the air travel services sector and Memoranda of Understanding on energy, tourism, education and science.

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The Cyprus Weekly

Paphos' floating anchorage

Some years ago the state purchased a floating boat anchorage to be used for the process of transporting water from Greece by shi, in times of drought.

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The Financial Mirror

Foreign direct investment important for Cyprus economic recovery

President of the Republic of Cyprus Nicos Anastasiades has stressed that at the heart of the Government's strategy for economic recovery, is the pursuance of Foreign Direct Investment, and to this end all steps are taken to ensure that a more effective and business-friendly environment is facilitated to every extent possible, adding that a series ... (more)

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The Financial Mirror

Cyprus can become a regional telecommunications center

Cyprus can become a regional service center for telecommunications services, Minister of Communication and Works Marios Demetriades said on Monday.

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Mon Apr 14, 2014

The Cyprus Weekly

Happy outcome

A Cypriot man and his pregnant Vietnamese fiance have been reunited after the woman was released from Menoyia Detention Centre.

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The Cyprus Weekly

Going well

The two negotiators in the UN-brokered Cyprus peace talks met again yesterday to continue the screening on issues connected to different chapters with signs of progress.

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The Financial Mirror

Nicos Christodoulides named new Cyprus Government Spokesman

Nikos Christodoulides has been assigned the duties of Government Spokesman, following Monday`s announcement by Christos Stylianides to step down to run for the European Parliament in May's elections.

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Sun Apr 13, 2014

The Daily Record

Millionaire tax fraudster Michael Voudouri set to stand trial in...

SCOTLAND'S most wanted man has been held in custody since he was arrested in the Turkish-controlled park of the island in January and, if he is convicted, he will be sent back to Scotland immediately.

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Sat Apr 12, 2014

Daily Mail

Cyprus: Eerie scenes of long-abandoned airport, empty buildings and...

Pictured: Eerie scenes of long-abandoned airport, empty buildings and streets criss-crossed with barbed wire in Cypriot no-man's land where nobody has been since 1970s Intimidating barbed wire curls across the landscape, as a watchtower commands the surroundings from high ground.

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The Cyprus Weekly

Taxi strike on hold

Taxi drivers are not planning any new strike or protest action pending the outcome of a hoped-for joint Communications and Finance Ministry meeting.

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Fri Apr 11, 2014

The Cyprus Weekly

Sentenced for child beating

A Syrian man has been sentenced to seven months in prison after pleading guilty to systematically beating his Greek Cypriot partner's seven-year-old son with a wooden clothes hanger.

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The Cyprus Weekly

Nemesis completed

Newly appointed Minister of Defence Christoforos Fokaides expressed satisfaction on Thursday with the completion of the multinational search and Rescue exercise 'Nemesis 2014' The drill which began on Wednesday took place in an area between Cyprus and Israel's Exclusive Economic Zone and included participation of air and naval forces from Cyprus, ... (more)

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The Financial Mirror

Civil servants need to work harder, says Cyprus President

President Nicos Anastasiades has urged public servants to do their best in order to increase productivity and improve the quality of service provided.

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MoneyWeek

Six Cypriot secrets

For great weather, beautiful views and luxurious accommodation, you can't go far wrong with Cyprus.

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Thu Apr 10, 2014

Mirror.co.uk

On the run in the sun: Police release rogues' gallery of...

Crimestoppers and the UK's National Crime Agency launch Phase 2 of Operation Zygos in a bid to pinpoint suspected rapists, drug smugglers and fraudsters Police have released a new mug-shot gallery of 11 fugitives suspected of crimes - including rape, drug smuggling and fraud - who are thought to be hiding somewhere in Cyprus.

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