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Cyprus Gives Tax Breaks to Expat Home Buyers

Wall Street Journal - ‎13 hours ago‎
Kelvin Kingsley moved last year from Britain to Cyprus, where he bought a four-bedroom, four-bathroom property outside of Paphos for €410,000, or about $450,000.
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Cyprus reunification talks given urgency by Turkey coup tension

Irish Times - ‎3 hours ago‎
The Turkish coup and crackdown on dissent has added urgency to this week's talks on the reunification of Cyprus, which has been divided since Turkey occupied the north of the country in 1974.
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Can Natural Gas Put Cyprus Back Together Again?

Foreign Policy (blog) - ‎Jul 27, 2016‎
The emerging energy boom in the eastern Mediterranean could be just what's needed to finally reunify Cyprus after the island has spent more than 40 years bitterly divided between a Greek south and a Turkish north.

Cyprus Touts Sunny Skies and Low Taxes

Wall Street Journal - ‎13 hours ago‎
Cyprus Touts Sunny Skies and Low Taxes. Inside some of the homes in Cyprus, where government incentives have lured expats to build and buy homes on the Mediterranean.
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Oil Majors Show Interest In Cyprus Offshore Bid Round - ‎Jul 27, 2016‎
That proximity raised the possibility that some big names might jump into the Cyprus bid round. And news this week confirmed that the potential is indeed of major scale - with the operators of the Zohr discovery themselves apparently seeking to get ...
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Greek half of Cyprus to expand access to online sports betting market - ‎9 hours ago‎
On Thursday, Ioanna Fiakkou, president of the Cyprus National Betting Authority (NBA), announced that the NBA would begin accepting online betting applications as of October 3. By November 3, any gambling site that failed to submit an application ...
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Exxon/QP Among Cyprus Bidders

Natural Gas Europe - ‎16 hours ago‎
ExxonMobil, partnered by Qatar Petroleum (QP), is the real surprise bid disclosed July 27 by Cyprus among applications for Blocks 6, 8 and 10 in its third offshore licensing round, launched last year.

Local beach volleyball team represents U.S. in Cyprus

Encinitas Advocate - ‎8 hours ago‎
The dynamic beach volleyball duo, Alexis Filippone (a senior at Torrey Pines High School) and Megan Muret (a senior at La Costa Canyon), are in Larnaca, Cyprus representing the USA in the U19 FIVB World Championships taking place July 27 - 31.
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Cyprus Church Leader to Seek Lifting of Syria Embargo

New York Times - ‎Jul 27, 2016‎
NICOSIA, Cyprus - The head of Cyprus' Orthodox Christian Church says he will petition European and U.S. diplomats to quickly lift an embargo against Syria.

Bank of Cyprus says H1 net profit seen at 56 million euros

Kathimerini - ‎11 hours ago‎
Bank of Cyprus Pcl announced on Thursday that its first-half 2016 net profit amounted to 56 million euros, with the profits of the second quarter of the year coming to 6 million euros.
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Turkey's failed coup creating fear in Cyprus over Erdogan annexation

Herald Sun - ‎Jul 24, 2016‎
I am currently on the Turkish side of the divided island of Cyprus - where the failed military coup in Turkey remains big news - in the old city of Famagusta, a stone's throw from the contested area of Varosha, a ghost city where hotels and homes ...
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Economic sentiment in Cyprus improves in July, says the ERC

Famagusta Gazette - ‎Jul 27, 2016‎
The economic sentiment in Cyprus improved in July as the Economic Sentiment Indicator (ESΙ-CypERC) increased by 1.6 points compared to June 2016 as a result of the pickup of business confidence in services, retail trade and construction, the Economics ...
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France had been hunting second church attacker after tipoffs (Updated)

Cyprus Mail - ‎11 hours ago‎
Police had been hunting the second teenager who killed a priest in a church in France this week after foreign intelligence tipoffs that he was a suspected jihadist, police sources said on Thursday.

Turkey backs continued Cyprus peace talks, warns Greek Cypriots

Daily Mail - ‎Jul 26, 2016‎
ANKARA, July 26 (Reuters) - Turkey backs U.N.-led reunification talks for Cyprus, but sees this round of negotiations as the last chance for Greek Cypriots to show a constructive approach and reach a deal, Turkish Prime Minister Binali Yildirim said on ...

Oil&Gas majors submit applications for third licensing round in Cyprus EEZ

Famagusta Gazette - ‎Jul 27, 2016‎
Oil&Gas majors have submitted applications for the third hydrocarbon licensing round in Cyprus`s Exclusive Economic Zone.

Be cautious, despite oil majors' interest, warns expert

Cyprus Mail - ‎8 hours ago‎
DESPITE the impressive participation in the third hydrocarbons licensing round in Cyprus' Exclusive Economic Zone (EEZ), the government should not rest on its laurels, an energy analyst has told the Cyprus Mail. “We are still a long way off from any ...

Cyprus teens bridge divide in NH

Monadnock Ledger Transcript - ‎Jul 25, 2016‎
Teenagers from the two sides of Cyprus come together to build friendships and foster leadership skills with a trip to New Hampshire.
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Erdogan 'wants army under president's control' after coup

Cyprus Mail - ‎8 hours ago‎
Turkish President Tayyip Erdogan wants the armed forces and national intelligence agency brought under the control of the presidency, a parliamentary official said on Thursday, part of a major overhaul of the military after a failed coup.
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Israel and Cyprus downplay crisis in ties over Turkey reconciliation

Jerusalem Post Israel News - ‎Jul 24, 2016‎
Israel's relationship with both Cyprus and Greece has flowered in recent years, both as a result of the discovery of natural gas in the eastern Mediterranean and because of the steady deterioration of Israeli-Turkish ties since Recep Tayyip Erdogan ...

Nigerian Students In Cyprus Cry Out To Government - ‎Jul 25, 2016‎
The students said they were abandoned by the government since they arrived in Cyprus about ten months ago after they were assured that they would be refunded the costs of the tickets which they bought themselves.