Archive for October, 2011

British Co will soon start flights to the UK from illegal Tympou airport

A Britain incorporated firm of a Turkish Cypriot businessman will start flights to the UK from illegal Tympou airport as of March 2012

Turkish Cypriot daily Havadis (14.10.11) reports that a new firm under the name North Cyprus Airlines will …

Cyprus – Turkey – Legal Order

The international community cannot and must not allow Turkey to jeopardize international legal order in the region of Cyprus, Defence Minister Demetris Eliades has said, pointing out that Turkey’s behaviour exposes that country.

He noted that Turkey continues its provocative …

Ex Cyprus Minister confirmed arrested for sexual offences

EFFORTS were underway yesterday to secure the release of former finance minister Michalis Sarris, detained by Turkish Cypriots in the north in connection with sexual offences.

Government spokesman Stefanos Stefanou said the government was working with the United Nations to …

Suspicions regarding Turkish Cypriot Leader Eroglu’s bank deposits

Turkish Cypriot daily Kibris (14.10.11) reports that Sonay Adem, a “member of the assembly” with CTP, presented yesterday in the “assembly” of the breakaway regime, to “MPs” and journalists, copies of Eroglu’s bank accounts. According to the documents, Eroglu has …

Global rallies anti banks & politicians with violence in Rome

Riot police have fought militant protesters in Rome as the biggest of a series of global rallies against banks and politicians tipped into violence.

At least 70 people were injured, three of them seriously, as police fought masked rioters with …

Ex Cyprus Minister denies wrong doing, “just having a massage”

The illegal courts in the occupied north have held former Finance Minister Michaakis Sarris for three days.
He is accused in connection with his arrest in a house in occupied Nicosia.
Turkish Cypriot newspapers claimed he was ‘arrested’ in the …

New start-up business hub launched in Potters Bar

A BUSINESS centre in Potters Bar has launched an innovative new facility to help entrepreneurs and fledgling businesses get started on the road to success.

councillor Morris Bright, business advisor Jeremy Green

My Incubator was officially opened on Friday, following …

Jack Straw – Greek Cypriots do not represent all of Cyprus

Jack Straw stated that the international community should support the division of Cyprus, if Cyprus negotiation talks fail

Turkish daily Hurriyet Daily News (13.10.11) reported from London that Jack Straw, former foreign secretary of the U.K stated in an interview …

CYPRUS EU PRESIDENCY HEAD – PARLIAMENT

Deputy Minister to the President for European Affairs, Ambassador Andreas Mayroyiannis, has told a House committee that he expects all political parties and civil society to support Cyprus in the exercise of its duties during the EU presidency in the …

Father fined for stopping to do up seatbelt in town centre

A FATHER-OF-TWO is fighting a parking ticket he was given for pulling over for less than a minute to do up his son’s seatbelt in Hertford town centre.

Justin Arbon was driving along Fore Street when he needed to pull