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2 hrs ago | The Financial Mirror

"West applies double-standards on Russia and Crimea"

In an interview with former Cyprus ambassador Dr. Andrestinos Papadopoulos a.h., the Russian ambassador in Nicosia, Stanislav Osadchiy, discussed what impact the recent events in Crimea could have on Cyprus.

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6 hrs ago | Elginism

Evangelos Venizelos speaks out on Parthenon Marbles issue

PASOK leader & Greek Foreign Minister Evangelos Venizelos is no stranger to dealing with the Parthenon Sculptures issue .

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10 hrs ago | The Cyprus Weekly

Lower standards

The UN refugee agency on Wednesday accused Cyprus of failing to provide effective protection for displaced foreigners seeking sanctuary on the island.

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14 hrs ago | The Financial Mirror

Cyprus High Commissioner presents credentials to the IMO

The High Commissioner of the Republic of Cyprus in the UK Euripides Evriviades held a meeting on Wednesday with the Secretary-General of the London-based International Maritime Organisation Koji Sekimizu, during which he presented his credentials as the country's new Permanent Representative to the Organisation In a private discussion Mr Evriviades ... (more)

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Wed Apr 16, 2014

Sunday Herald

Fugitive in A 10m tax fiddle will return to fight his case after fleeing the country

A CONVICTED tax fraud fugitive who fled to Northern Cyprus to escape being sentenced will return to Scotland to fight his case, his lawyer has insisted.

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Emirates News Agency

Cypriot President Visits Sheikh Zayed Grand Mosque

WAM ABU DHABI, 16th April, 2014 -- Nicos Anastasiades, President of the Republic of Cyprus, has visited the grounds of the Sheikh Zayed Grand Mosque in Abu Dhabi.

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Suria

Greek Cypriots in landmark Easter mass...

Greek Cypriots have been authorised to hold a Good Friday mass at a church in the Turkish-held town of Famagusta on divided Cyprus for the first time in decades.

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Emirates News Agency

UAE-Cyprus Business Forum explores joint investment opportunities

WAM Dubai, 16th Apr. 2014 - Nicos Anastasiades, President of the Republic of Cyprus, called upon UAE and Cyprus businesses to benefit from the extraordinary efforts of their respective governments in enhancing economic cooperation between the two sides.

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The Cyprus Weekly

Economides wins Best Film

The curtain fell on Cyprus Film Days film festival, the official international fiction feature film festival of Cyprus, on Sunday night with an award ceremony at Rialto Theatre to celebrate cinema and honour independent filmmakers.

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Lancashire Evening Post

Bringing two sides of the island together

In the third part of her report on UCLan Cyprus, Education Reporter SONJA ASTBURY talks to the staff who are helping to make it a success story for locals as well as incomers.

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PanArmenian Network

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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