News about Cyprus

Cyprus President Nicos Anastasiades visited ...
cna.org.cy : 15/12/2017
Cyprus President Nicos Anastasiades visited today the Permanent Representation of the Republic of Cyprus to the European Union, and thanked the staff for their contribution during the past five years in promoting government positions. The President is in Brussels to participate in the European Council ...
A CREATIVE husband and wife from Aston Fields ...
Bromsgrove Standard : 15/12/2017
A CREATIVE husband and wife from Aston Fields have released a book detailing her early years growing up in Cyprus during the Turkish invasion of 1974. Mike Layton, 65, and his Greek-Cypriot wife Andry Christou-Layton, 52, co-authored 'The Night The Owl Cried: A Taste of Cyprus' which covers the ...
British Prime Minister Theresa May will ...
Cyprus Mail : 15/12/2017
British Prime Minister Theresa May will urge European Union leaders on Thursday to approve an agreement to move Brexit talks on to a second phase, hours after an embarrassing parliamentary defeat at home that weakens her hand. At the beginning of a dinner in Brussels, May will repeat her case for ...
Municipalities have urged members of the ...
Cyprus Mail : 15/12/2017
Municipalities have urged members of the public not to offer Christmas tips to dustmen or other members of their staff this year. Nicosia municipality on Thursday urged residents of its area to report anyone showing up at their doors asking for a Christmas tip on behalf of municipal rubbish collectors.
A 28-year-old man was arrested on Wednesday ...
Cyprus Mail : 15/12/2017
A 28-year-old man was arrested on Wednesday night in connection with Monday night's football clashes in Limassol. He was detained after testimony pointed to his involvement in the riots. He is expected to be taken to court later on Thursday. Violence broke out at Limassol's Tsirion stadium on Monday ...
As regards recycling of electrical and electronic ...
Cyprus Mail : 15/12/2017
As regards recycling of electrical and electronic equipment, WEEE Electrocyclosis Cyprus Ltd, the only licenced system on the island in his field, managed in 2015 to collect 65.7per cent of the 3,000 tonnes provided by the directive as minimum goal. An increase was recorded, however, from 2014, when ...
The Cyprus Tourism Organisation (CTO), which ...
Cyprus Mail : 15/12/2017
The Cyprus Tourism Organisation (CTO), which would have eventually been replaced by the undersecretariat for tourism is a Diko fiefdom, like Cyta, and the party did not want it marginalised and deprived of its sizeable annual budget. Akel, on the other hand, did not approve of the undersecretariat for ...
Cross-border web sales (“cross-border e-commerce”) ...
Cyprus Mail : 15/12/2017
Cross-border web sales (“cross-border e-commerce”) within the EU were most common for enterprises in Cyprus and Austria. The largest proportions of EU enterprises with web sales in 2016 that sold to customers located in other EU Member States were recorded in Cyprus (71 per cent) and Austria (69 ...
Energy is really the new born industry in ...
Cyprus Mail : 15/12/2017
Energy is really the new born industry in Cyprus, welcoming worldwide attention and serious global investment following the discovery of sizeable natural gas reserves in its exclusive economic zone (EEZ) and the Eastern Mediterranean region. One of the biggest opportunities for foreign investment in ...
Cyprus, Greece and Egypt on Thursday pledged ...
Yahoo Finance : 15/12/2017
Cyprus, Greece and Egypt on Thursday pledged closer cooperation on combatting terrorism and people trafficking, as they look to ratchet up maritime security in the Eastern Mediterranean, their defence ministers said. "Threats of terrorism and extremism have increased and turned into a global ...
LARNACA, Cyprus (AP) — The defense ministers ...
AM 1170 The ANSWER : 15/12/2017
LARNACA, Cyprus (AP) — The defense ministers of Cyprus, Egypt and Greece have agreed to step up cooperation in combating drug, weapons and people trafficking in the east Mediterranean and to share.
December 13th, 2017 The union of Cyprus ...
Cyprus Mail : 15/12/2017
December 13th, 2017 The union of Cyprus journalists (ESK) pledged on Wednesday to support the Turkish Cypriot daily Afrika, under fire since last week when it published a controversial cartoon deemed offensive to Turkey's President Recep Tayyip Erdogan. Strong reaction has continued in the north ...
Oprah Winfrey to receive the Cecil B. DeMille ...
Cyprus Mail : 15/12/2017
Oprah Winfrey to receive the Cecil B. DeMille Award. December 14th, 2017 The 63-year-old actress and TV presenter - who has her own cable TV network, magazine and production company - will be handed the accolade after making "an incredible impact on the world of entertainment". Meher Tatna ...
Amber discovery shows 'Dracula' sucked blood ...
Cyprus Mail : 15/12/2017
Amber discovery shows 'Dracula' sucked blood of feathered dinosaurs. December 14th, 2017 Ticks, the notorious disease-spreading parasites, have been making life miserable far longer than human beings have walked the Earth. Even dinosaurs felt their blood-sucking wrath. Scientists on Tuesday ...
Poland's new PM expects Brussels to launch ...
Cyprus Mail : 15/12/2017
Poland's new PM expects Brussels to launch punishment procedure. December 14th, 2017 Poland's new prime minister said on Thursday he expects the European Commission to launch an unprecedented punishment procedure against Warsaw next week after months of wrangling over the rule of law.
President Vladimir Putin said on Thursday ...
Cyprus Mail : 15/12/2017
President Vladimir Putin said on Thursday he was confident that Russia would have everything ready to host the 2018 Fifa World Cup as it has a vast experience in holding major sports events. “I am sure that everything will be up to standard and on time,” Putin told an annual press conference.
Abstract. The Cyprus Arc system constitutes ...
Wiley Online Library : 15/12/2017
Abstract. The Cyprus Arc system constitutes a major active plate boundary in the Eastern Mediterranean region. This structure is directly linked with the northward convergence of the African and Eurasian plates since the Late Cretaceous. 2D reflection seismic data were utilized, that image the main plate ...
A workshop on how to use food to promote ...
Cyprus Mail : 15/12/2017
A workshop on how to use food to promote tourism to the island was successfully staged earlier this week, the Cyprus Tourism Organisation (CTO) announced on Thursday. The seminar took place on Tuesday at the Larnaca Chamber of Commerce and Industry with the participation of members of the ...