Archive for June, 2014

We have to focus on the future of Cyprus

President of the Republic Nicos Anastasiades has stressed that everyone’s efforts should focus on the future and on planning the next steps ahead.
Addressing on Wednesday evening a graduation ceremony of the Cyprus University of Technology, in the coastal city

Bank of Cyprus`emergency liquidity funding declines by €170 million in May

Bank of Cyprus`s emergency liquidity assistance (ELA) declined by €170 million in May, figures released by the Central Bank of Cyprus show. The ELA funding declined from €9.400.082.000 in April to €9.230.078.000 in May.

This is the second largest reduction …

USA Rhode Island Senators introduce resolution on Cyprus

A resolution requesting that the US Congress and the United Nations work together towards finding a peaceful solution to the Cyprus problem was introduced on Wednesday by State of Rhode Island Senators Raptakis, Doyle, Paiva Weed, Algiere, and Gallo.

“We …

Free NHS health checks at the Cyprus Wine Festival

On Saturday 28th & Sunday 29th June, Solutions 4 Health, on behalf of Camden Public Health, will be offering Free NHS Health Checks*, Stop Smoking Service and Healthy Living Advice at the Cyprus Wine Festival & Business Exhibition at Alexandra

Update on Nicosia mass murder

A man who recently lost custody of his two children murdered his wife and young daughter on Wednesday before taking his own life, while his teenage son is struggling to survive after being shot in the back.

The 41-year old …

Cyprus offers investors recovery story coupled with yield

The Republic of Cyprus will price its first public benchmark bond issue since it was bailed out later on Wednesday, offering yield-hungry investors the chance to buy into the sovereign’s recovery story.

Cyprus follows in the footsteps of Ireland, Portugal …

Italian Club Udinese sign Greek Australian Watford youngster

The 16-year-old, who has Greek and American heritage, joined the Watford academy in later 2012 and was tipped as a huge prospect growing up in Australia.

The youngster had been on trials at several top European clubs including Barcelona

National Council meets to discuss Cyprus issue

President Nicos Anastasiades meets with parliamentary leaders and representatives on Thursday, in the context of the National Council, his top advisory body on the handling of the Cyprus problem, during which they will discuss current developments in the reunification effort.

Cyprus says bond issue a step towards “systematic” return to markets

(Reuters) – Cyprus’s 750 million-euro bond issue on Wednesday was a decisive step towards a “systematic” return to international markets after a three-year exclusion, its finance minister said.

“This issue means that we will be able to refinance a significant …

The Pride and Joy of the KOPA League

The Cypriot Football League in UK held their Annual presentation dinner and dance on Saturday night at the Cypriot Community Centre in Wood Green.

The Presentation was introduced by George Michaelides Sports Journalist who spoke about the League generally and …