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Ayia Napa: “Where there is love there is life”

Ayia Napa municipality Cultural Officer, Maria Tofini Tsantila said about 1300 weddings take place at the municipality each year. The most popular venue is Ammos...

Protaras – Paralimni

The natural beauty of the Protaras-Paralimni area could well have been created especially for weddings and honeymoons. Blessed both with Europe’s earliest sunrise and romantic...

Unique outdoor weddings in Larnaca

Aside from offering an extensive range of hotels and restaurants for civil weddings, Larnaca also boasts some unique and beautiful outdoor venues for those...

Gap in physicians’ earnings

The Cyprus Medical Association and the Health Insurance Organization officially admit that there is a “huge discrepancy” in their positions with regard to physicians’...

Oil firms to be relocated by 2019

All oil firms are to be relocated by December 2019 from Larnaca and all gas facilities by December 2020, according to the exact timetable...

10,000 years of history and civilisation

A country’s cultural heritage is the most important living treasure of its people. It is through this that its identity can be expressed and...

CCB: Harder to break certificates of deposit

The CCB depositors’ panic relief led yesterday to less deposit withdrawals compared to previous days. The reasons originate in two moves: the procedures expected...

City Guide of Limassol

Overview Limassol is the second largest city of Cyprus with a population of approximately 180,000. It is one of six districts and covers an area...

Eastern Mediterranean countries rail against Turkish threats

The unprecedented and provocative stance and threats on the part of Recep Tayyip Erdoğan against all countries in the Eastern Mediterranean pave the way...

POST-INDEPENDENCE CYPRUS – 1960 – today

The Republic of Cyprus, the Turkish invasion, European Union entry The Republic of Cyprus was proclaimed on 16 August 1960. The island became a...

Gross average monthly earnings rise by 1%

An increase of 1% was recorded on an annual basis for the average gross monthly earnings of employees in Cyprus in the fourth quarter...

Cyprus Aeronautical Exercise in parallel with the Turkish one (map)

The Republic of Cyprus will be conducting today an aeronautical exercise south of Cyprus from morning till noon, just 20 kilometers away from the...

Construction of EuroAsia Interconnector to commence late 2018, early 2019

Greece, Cyprus and Israel are set to begin building an electricity interconnector with initial transmission capacity of 1,000 MW, in late 2018 or early...

Gross average monthly earnings rise by 1% in Q4 2017

The average gross monthly earnings of employees in Cyprus rose by 1% in the fourth quarter of 2017 compared with the respective period of...

Cyprus in talks with ENI-Total over energy program, Energy Minister says

The government of the Republic of Cyprus is in talks with the ENI-Total consortium concerning an appraisal well in the target “Calypso”, located in...

Nearly 80% of Cypriots and 67.5% of Europeans perceive their health as very good or good in 2016

More than two-thirds (67.5%) of people aged 16 or over living in the European Union (EU) and 78.7% in Cyprus, perceived their health status...

Solidifying the partnership between Israel and Cyprus is our highest priority, Israeli Ambassador says

Israeli Ambassador in Nicosia Sammy Revel has said that "solidifying the partnership between Israel and Cyprus, and achieving a new level of long lasting...

EU Commission’s support to Greece ‘constant and determined,’ Stylianides tells Tsipras

Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras met European Commissioner for Humanitarian Aid and Crisis Management Christos Stylianides in Athens on Monday. The meeting was held at...

Detention of Greek soldiers by Turkey ‘starting to exceed limits’, gov’t spox Tzanakopoulos says

The fact that the two Greek soldiers detained by Turkish authorities continue to be held without any specific charges against them has "started to...

Health tripped up – CMA’s attitude hardened

Cyprus Medical Association’s attitude has hardened. CMA, in a letter to its members, urges physicians not to participate in a survey conducted by the...

Priest who disobeyed “Thou shalt not commit adultery” before the Synod

A priest who apparently was not faithful to either Christ or his wife, since he allegedly maintained a “close relationship with a married woman”,...

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Irregular migrants cross from occupied areas

  Police have picked up more than 30 irregular migrants who crossed from the Turkish occupied areas, the Cyprus News Agency reports. It said that six...

Trump orders big U.S. troop cut in Germany, official says

U.S. President Donald Trump has ordered the military to remove 9,500 troops from Germany, a senior U.S. official said on Friday, a move likely...

Bolsonaro threatens WHO exit as COVID-19 kills ‘a Brazilian per minute’

  President Jair Bolsonaro threatened on Friday to pull Brazil out of the World Health Organization after the U.N. agency warned Latin American governments about...

Fine and sunny, temperatures at 37 C inland

  Weak low pressure and a warm air mass are affecting the area. Saturday will be mainly fine and temperatures will rise to 37 C inland,...

Minister of Agriculture presents the Strategy for Biodiversity of Cyprus

The Government has presented on Friday the Strategy for Biodiversity of Cyprus, which includes thirteen strategic goals for the decade 2020-2030. The Action Plan...