Archive for June, 2013

Rudd sworn in as Australian PM after overthrowing Gillard

Kevin Rudd was sworn in as Australian prime minister for the second time on Thursday, a day after toppling Julia Gillard and three months ahead of elections in which opinion polls show the ruling Labor Party faces a devastating defeat.…

EU President hosts dinner for Cypriot President

The Cyprus problem and the issues concerning the economy will be on the agenda of a dinner hosted for Cypriot President Nicos Anastasiades by European Council President Herman Van Rompuy in Brussels.

Sources told CNA that Van Rompuy will brief …

Residential property prices continue downward path

Residential property prices (houses and apartments) continued the downward path in the first quarter of 2013, recording a decline for 13 consecutive quarters.

According to figures compiled by the Central Bank of Cyprus, house prices index registered in Q1 2013 …

ESM disburses €1 billion as part of the €2 billion tranche to Cyprus

The European Stability Mechanism announced today it disbursed €1 billion as part of the first tranche to Cyprus totaling €2 billion in the context of a €10 billion bailout agreed between Cyprus and its international lenders (ECB, EC and the …

Federer and Sharapova exit in Wednesday Wipeout

Wimbledon king Roger Federer and Maria Sharapova endured jolting second-round losses to opponents outside the world top 100 in a freakishly dramatic ‘Wednesday Wipeout’ that saw seven players withdraw injured and the draw shredded.

Second seed Victoria Azarenka, Frenchman Jo-Wilfried …

27th June 2013

27th June 2013…

Larnaca: Man guilty of killing and injuring family

34-year-old man yesterday pleaded guilty to killing one person and seriously injuring four others in a shootout in Kofinou.
Prodromos Panayi pleaded guilty to nine charges at Larnaca Criminal Court.
The charges included manslaughter, attempted murder and illegal use of …

Residents estimate damage to their properties after Cyprus fire

Residents of three villages in the Larnaca district are estimating the damage to their properties after a devastating fire which burned out of control for about 20 hours.

The fire was finally put out after raging through some of the

Combating Youth unemployment

Combating youth unemployment and measures to support small and medium size enterprises (SMEs) will be at the top of a European Council agenda, scheduled to take place on Thursday and Friday.

Cyprus President Nicos Anastasiades will take part in the …

Watch the KOPA Challenge Cup Final

The KOPA Challenge Cup Final highlights on Cyprus TV internet

The KOPA Challenge Cup final sponsored by Buzz Sweets Livadia versus Tripimeni which took place on Sunday May the 26th 2013 is being  shown on the national Cyprus TV …