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Cyprus intensifies preparations in view of a possible disoderly Brexit

The Republic of Cyprus intensifies even more preparations, which have been underway since last summer, in view of a possible disorderly Brexit, Foreign Ministry spokesperson Demetris Samuel has told the Cyprus News Agency (CNA), asked about the possibility of a

Compliance with EASA suspension of Boeing 737 Max operations unlikely to affect Cyprus

Compliance with the EASA directive to suspend all Boeing 737 MAX operations in Europe is unlikely to affect Cyprus to any extent, the Head of Safety Regulation Unit at Civil Aviation, Andreas Paspalides has told CNA.

The EASA announced the …

Deputy Tourism Minister says Russian market expected to boost Cyprus’ tourist industry this summer

Deputy Minister of Tourism Savvas Perdios told the Cyprus News Agency (CNA) on Wednesday that the Russian market is expected to boost the tourist industry of Cyprus this summer.

Perdios is currently in Moscow holding meetings in the framework of …

New industrial port of Vassilikos in Cyprus expected by 2023

The cost of construction of the new industrial port in Vasilikos which will operate as a service centre for oil and gas industry in Cyprus and the wider region is estimated to reach  €250 million and expected to be ready

CCTV appeal following theft from vehicles in Potters Bar

Officers investigating thefts from motor vehicles in Potters Bar are releasing images of a man they would like to identify as part of their enquiries.
A number of incidents have been reported to police.

Between 3am and 5am on February …

The upgrading of the EU-Turkey customs union with the EPP’s blessing is unacceptable

Press release by Neoklis Sylikiotis,
AKEL MEP and GUE/NGL Vice-President

The upgrading of the EU-Turkey customs union with the EPP’s blessing is unacceptable

12 March 2019

“It is unacceptable that the upgrading of the EU-Turkey customs union is being demanded …

International Womens day

Address by the General Secretary of AKEL A. Kyprianou to the POGO event on International Women’s Day
AKEL C.C. Press Office, 8th March 2019, Nicosia
On behalf of the C.C. of AKEL, I address a warm greeting to everyone. I …

Cypriot model tells Good Morning Britain she receives death threats

A model whose monobrow has lead to her becoming an Instagram sensation has revealed she regularly receives death threats.

Sophia Hadjipanteli opts not to pluck her bushy eyebrows, leaving her monobrow to grow naturally.

But though her striking look has …

One-month countdown begins as capital gets ready for central London ULEZ

Central London ULEZ begins on 8 April 2019 and will introduce the toughest emission standards of any world city
“The introduction of the Ultra Low Emission Zone is now just around the corner and it is great to see that …

Warrants carried out in fight against county lines gangs in Haringey

Arrests were made in Haringey as part of a police battle against county line gangs involved in drug dealing and exploitation of young people.

Lewisham and Hackney were also targeted as the Metropolitan Police joined forces with officers from Devon …