News

Welcome to the Parikiaki online news pages. Feel free to browse our latest news articles, get it here first.

IMF warns Cyprus of ‘increasing headwinds to sustained growth’

The International Monetary Fund has called on Cyprus to mitigate the main vulnerabilities the economy is faced with, as headwinds are threatening sustained economic growth.

In a statement following the conclusion of the third post-program motoring mission released on Thursday …

Stella Charalambous URGENTLY needs to find a matching Stem cell / bone marrow Donor. Could you be that life saving match Stella so desperately needs?

Stella Charalambous URGENTLY needs to find a matching Stem cell / bone marrow Donor.

Could you be that life saving match Stella so desperately needs?
There will be a donor recruitmenton on Sunday in North London where people can come …

President appoints Constantinos Herodotou as Governor of the Central Bank of Cyprus 

The President of the Republic Nicos Anastasiades appointed today Constantinos Herodotou as Governor of the Central Bank (CBC) of Cyprus.
 
Herodotou, a former investment banker and CBC Executive Director, will succeed Chrystalla Georghadji whose term ends at April 11.
 
«With …

Fatal stabbing in Westminster

Police officers continue to work at the scene of a fatal stabbing in Westminster.

Officers were called at 18:15hrs on Thursday, 28 March, to Elmton Court, Cunningham Place NW8 following reports of a man having been attacked. Officers attended with …

Cyprus scolded for unlawful detention

The European Court of Human Rights (ECHR) ordered Cyprus on Tuesday to pay 30,000 euros in non-pecuniary damages for the unlawful detention and degrading treatment of an Iranian national. The Republic must also pay 4,124 euros in legal fees.

The …

Man convicted of murder after killing 17-year-old at his home address in Enfield and then hiding his body in the loft for eight months.

A man has been convicted of murder after killing 17-year-old Abdi Ali at his home address in Enfield and then hiding his body in the loft for eight months.

Gary Hopkins, 37 (09.10.81), of Hartmoor Mews, Enfield, was convicted at …

House fire – Woodford Green

Six fire engines and around 40 firefighters were called to a fire at a house in Brandesbury Square in Woodford Green.

Most of the ground floor, half of the first floor and half of the second floor of the town …

House fire – Tottenham

Four fire engines and around 25 firefighters were called to a fire at a house converted into flats on Park Lane in Tottenham.

A two roomed flat on the first floor was completely destroyed by fire and part of a …

Greener streets for young people as Haringey declares climate emergency

Pioneering students made their voices heard as they joined Haringey Council’s calls to protect our environment.

The Year 9 students from Woodside High in Wood Green, spoke at Haringey’s Full Council meeting, where the council declared a climate emergency and …

Ackermann renews confidence in Bank of Cyprus by purchasing additional 400,000 shares

Joseph Ackermann, the outgoing Chairman of the Board of Directors of the Bank of Cyprus Group announced he has purchased additional 400,000 shares of Bank of Cyprus Holdings PLC, increasing his holding to 550,000 shares, “signalling his confidence in the