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Delivering Cyprus Peace Dividend: conference by PRIO

The Cyprus Peace Dividend Revisited of May 2014 was the first attempt to quantify the peace dividend using a sector-by-sector forecast and a forecast...

Cyprus – country at a glance

body:not(.woocommerce-cart) .main-content td{ font-size: 17px; } Independence 16 August 1960 (from the UK); note - Turkish Cypriots proclaimed self-rule on 13 February 1975 and independence in 1983, but these...

6 Interesting facts about Cyprus for visitors

#1. It is one of only four countries in the EU that drives on the left. The other three are the UK, the Republic of Ireland, and...

29 Interesting Facts About Cyprus

Cyprus is an island country with rich history and culture. The country is full of interesting and exciting opportunities related to events, customs, places, and...

Top Stories

Free Covid-19 testing begins in Paphos

Sample taking for about 1000 free coronavirus tests got underway in Paphos at 8 am on Saturday, as authorities seek to obtain a better...

Kennedy granddaughter, great-grandson missing in Chesapeake Bay

The granddaughter of the late Robert F. Kennedy and her young son were missing on Friday after drifting out into the Chesapeake Bay on a canoe,...

Limassol: Man arrested for setting fire to own house

Limassol police have arrested a 53 year old man on suspicion of setting fire to his own house.. Police said that the fire service and...

Sunny, some high cloud and light dust on Saturday

Weak low pressure is affecting the area while low pressure and a relatively warm air mass are forecast on Sunday. There will be light dust...

Six and four years jail for 300 grams cocaine

Two men aged 42 and 45 were jailed for six and four years respectively by Limassol Criminal Court for possession of 300 grams of...

Taste

Village olive pie

Mix the yeast with the lukewarm water and put it aside for about 12-15 minutes to settle.  Sift the flour with the salt into...

Skordalia (Garlic paste)

Rinse the potatoes and place, unpeeled, in a saucepan. Cover with water, add salt and allow to simmer for 20-30 minutes until soft. Drain,...

Village salad

A must-have with every meal is a village salad. You will find it in every tavern or greek restaurant you visit in Cyprus. Make...

Courgettes with eggs

Heat the oil in a frying pan and fry the courgettes at a medium heat until they soften. Add salt and add the eggs....