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Refugees stranded on UK military bases in Cyprus given fresh hope

The Guardian - ‎17 hours ago‎
More than 30 refugees who have been stranded in UK sovereign military bases in Cyprus since 1998 have been given fresh hope of finding a permanent home in Britain.

Cyprus wants to become Russian investment hub

RT - ‎19 hours ago‎
According to Gregoriades, Russian companies may consider joint investment funds with Cyprus to invest in other parts of the world, for example, the Middle East, which is a good opportunity to expand their portfolio.
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The Economist explains

The Economist (blog) - ‎Apr 25, 2016‎
FEW places reveal the anguish of a frozen conflict better than the 180km long buffer zone between the internationally recognised Republic of Cyprus and the breakaway Turkish Republic of Northern Cyprus (TRNC). In Nicosia, the island's divided capital, ...

Asil Nadir returns to a hero's welcome in his native Cyprus

Daily Mail - ‎Apr 27, 2016‎
Disgraced tycoon Asil Nadir has returned to a 'hero's welcome' in his homeland of Cyprus - just days after being released from a UK prison to serve the rest of his sentence in Turkey.

UN Spokesman: Cyprus Talks Are Going Well

Greek Reporter - ‎Apr 28, 2016‎
Cyprus talks are going well “last we heard,” a UN Secretary General spokesman has said, adding however that he would refrain from making predictions.
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APOEL earn 25th championship in Cyprus

ESPN FC - ‎13 hours ago‎
Pieros Sotiriou scored in the first half and Giannis Gianniotas added another in the second from the penalty spot. The win put APOEL seven points ahead of second-place AEL with two matches remaining.

Nicosia 'Concerned' Over Turkey's Position on Cyprus EEZ

Greek Reporter - ‎Apr 27, 2016‎
Nicosia has expressed grave concern over Turkey's questioning the sovereign rights of the Republic of Cyprus to its exclusive economic zone and its exploration and exploitation of natural reserves.

Cyprus marks Good Friday (PICTURES)

In-Cyprus (press release) (subscription) (blog) - ‎47 minutes ago‎
Thousands of people across Cyprus have been marking Good Friday to remember the events leading up to Jesus' crucifixion.

CYPRUS: €1.9 bln in 25 years for Limassol port “more than expected”

Hellenic Shipping News Worldwide - ‎13 hours ago‎
Under the terms of the concession agreements, the Republic of Cyprus retains ownership of the Limassol Port, while the consortia capitalise on their experience and know-how to ensure the future development through growth of commercial activities and ...

“Eik-astiki Paremvasi” with iNO, Fikos & More in Nicosia, Cyprus

StreetArtNews (blog) - ‎Apr 27, 2016‎
The Research, Studies and Publications' Service of the House of Representatives of the Republic of Cyprus took the initiative of “Eik-astiki Paremvasi” (Urban-artistic Intervention), a public art project of 6 large scale murals which were painted in ...

11 Reasons You Should Book A Flight To Cyprus If You Can't Wait For Summer

Elite Daily (blog) - ‎Apr 25, 2016‎
After trips to both Greece and Turkey, I knew that Cyprus was high on the list of places to visit. It's a place not many Americans travel to, and I had heard little to no firsthand information about the country.

Cyprus set to issue new warrant for Bobolas

Cyprus Mail - ‎15 hours ago‎
Authorities here were reportedly set to issue a new warrant for the arrest of Leonidas Bobolas, the CEO of Helector, the company embroiled in the waste management scandal.

LSE Listing Will Lift Bank of Cyprus Profile, Wilbur Ross Says

Bloomberg - ‎Apr 28, 2016‎
“A listing in Athens leads investors to conclude that Cyprus is very related to Greece, which is incorrect,” Ross said in a telephone interview.
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Ankara suggests Turkish base areas in Cyprus

In-Cyprus (press release) (subscription) (blog) - ‎Apr 27, 2016‎
Ankara is reportedly pondering a pull out of its armed forces in Cyprus provided that it can leave behind military bases much like the British armed forces currently operate on the island.
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Cyprus the key for Turkey visa liberalisation

In-Cyprus (press release) (subscription) (blog) - ‎Apr 26, 2016‎
Turkey must first fulfil all of the 72 legislative prerequisites including those that concern Cyprus before she can enjoy visa liberalization stated European Commission spokesman Margaritis Schinas in a media briefing today, laying to rest the ...
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Cyprus solution hangs in the balance

Kathimerini - ‎Apr 23, 2016‎
Many in Nicosia, Athens, Brussels and Washington are confident - and some concerned - that the Cyprus issue may be resolved by the end of the year.
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Cyprus-Russia conference in Moscow

In-Cyprus (press release) (subscription) (blog) - ‎Apr 27, 2016‎
A business conference titled “Russia and Cyprus: Lessons of the Crisis and Prospects for Cooperation” was organised by the Russian newspaper VEDOMOSTI, in cooperation with the Cyprus Chamber of Commerce and Industry(CCCI), and the ...

800 people with Thalassaemia in Cyprus

In-Cyprus (press release) (subscription) (blog) - ‎Apr 28, 2016‎
Close to 800 people in Cyprus have Thalassaemia, an inherited blood disease affecting 15 million people around the world. According to the most recent figures available, currently some 620 people have Thalassaemia in the south of Cyprus while around ...

Automatic Exchange Of Information (AEI)

Mondaq News Alerts (registration) - ‎19 hours ago‎
Following this development the Republic of Cyprus signed on 29 October 2014, following a Council of Ministers decision dated October 22, 2014, the Multilateral Competent Authority Agreement ("the Agreement") for the automatic exchange of financial ...

Barclays withdraws from Cyprus

In-Cyprus (press release) (subscription) (blog) - ‎Apr 27, 2016‎
Barclay's announcement last week that it would withdraw from the Cyprus market came as a surprise, in spite of a limited presence both in staff and in services on the island.
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