Archive for November, 2013

Sir Stelios announces Award winner for Young Entrepreneur of the Year in Greece


Sir Stelios Haji-Ioannou announced the winner of his Award for Young Entrepreneur of the Year in Greece – 2013.

The easyJet founder award the €50.000 cash prize to George …

G/C and T/C parties: A Cyprus settlement must safeguard and respect EU values

Greek Cypriot and Turkish Cypriot political parties agreed on Wednesday that a just and viable solution of the Cyprus problem must safeguard and respect the European Union values and principles for all citizens of a united Cyprus, turning the island …

Erdogan supports Cyprus football agreement

Turkish Prime Minister Recep Tayyip Erdoğan stated that he is in support of the agreement signed between the Turkish Cypriot Football Federation and the Cyprus Football Federation in Zurich earlier this month.

According to the Yenidüzen newspaper, Erdoğan expressed support …

EU Commission abides with regulation on Greek Cypriot properties in occupied areas

The European Commission follows a specific procedure in place when looking into funding projects on Greek Cypriot properties in the occupied areas which is in accordance of the relevant EU regulation on the matter, CNA sources say.

The Council regulation …

Man Utd players suffer airplane scare on way to Germany

Manchester United suffered a scare on their arrival in Germany on Tuesday when they had to abort their landing at Cologne airport.

Their Monarch Airlines airbus had dropped to a height of 400 metres as it prepared to land, when … election

At a packed AGM on Sunday 10 November, elected its new Executive Committee (2013-15) and later on Sunday 24 November the four officers were elected.

The outgoing President, Peter Charalambous (who did not stand for re-election) thanked the

Champions League Round Up

Chelsea reached the Champions League knockout stage on Tuesday despite a 1-0 defeat by Basel in Group E after a late Mohamed Salah goal shocked the 2012 title winners with Jose Mourinho saying they deserved to lose.

Barcelona, without Lionel …

Nine million in ‘serious’ debt across the UK

Nearly nine million people across the UK are living with serious debt problems, according to a new report.

The Money Advice Service (MAS) also said very few people were making any attempt to get professional help.

The problem is particularly …

How the Turkish Cypriot press covered Monday’s Anastasiades – Eroglu meeting

How the Turkish Cypriot press covers Monday’s meeting between President Anastasiades and Dervis Eroglu 
Under the title “The necessary basis exists”, Turkish Cypriot daily KIBRIS newspaper (26.11.13) reports that the Turkish Cypriot leader, Dervis Eroglu and President Anastasiades held a

Greek and Turkish Cypriots join forces under the British Parliament’s roof

An event organised on Tuesday evening at Westminster Palace in London by the ‘United Cyprus Platform of the overseas Cypriot organisations brought together Greek and Turkish Cypriots, as well as British parliamentarians, in order to discuss the recent developments regarding …