Archive for May, 2015

Cyprus tourism revenue in March increases by 15%

Revenue from tourism recorded a large increase of 15% in March 2015 compared to the corresponding month of the previous year, reverting thus the negative aspect that dominated the first two months of the year.

According to the results of …

Bank of Cyprus announced €29 million net profit in Q1

Bank of Cyprus Group announced €29 million after tax profit attributable to the owners for the quarter ending 31 March 2015, compared to a loss of €337 mn in the fourth quarter 2014.

The Common Equity Tier 1 capital (CET …

Fight outside Palmers Green takeaway results in four arrests

Four men were arrested after a brawl outside a Palmers Green takeaway.

The fight broke out outside Peri Peri, in Aldermans Hill, Palmers Green on April 29

A dozen people were involved, with some using sticks and golf clubs as …

Sponsored walk in aid of the Greek community of Leeds

On Sunday 24th May 2015, the Greek Orthodox Community of Leeds organised for the fourth consecutive year, a 5 mile sponsored walk in aid of the operational needs of the Greek Orthodox Community of Leeds and its Greek School.

The …

Palm Beach Hotel & Bungalows, Larnaca has been awarded a Trip Advisor ‘Certificate of Excellence’ for fifth year running

The 4* Palm Beach Hotel & Bungalows (www.palmbeachhotel.com) in Larnaca, Cyprus has just been awarded Trip Advisor’s ‘Certificate of Excellence’ for 2015 that honours fantastic hospitality and service. The accolade is only given to hotels that have consistently …

72 year old man fighting for his life after being attacked outside North London pub

Police are appealing for information following an incident at a pub in Swiss Cottage that has left a 72-year-old man with critical head injuries and a second man in hospital.

Officers were called to Finchley Road, NW3 at 2242hrs on …

Smoking rate in Cyprus at 31%

Ahead of the World No Tobacco Day on Sunday 31 May, the European Commission published a Eurobarometer on the EU citizens attitudes towards tobacco. The survey reveals a downward trend in tobacco use across Europe. The overall reduction compared with …

Fraudster from Barnet who posed as a doctor and a barrister jailed for conning women he met online

A fraudster who posed as a doctor and a barrister to con thousands of pounds from women he met through online dating sites has been jailed.

Amir Tofangsazan, 27 (20.10.1987) of Norfolk Road, Barnet was sentenced on Thursday, 28 May …

Nicosia Mayor asks for President’s support in opening of crossing points

Nicosia Mayor Constantinos Yiorkadjis has submitted a letter to the Cypriot President in which he asks for the President`s support as regards the opening of crossing points for pedestrians in the within the walls Nicosia and one more crossing point

Enfield Council brings films to the people

Enfield Council announced this week a partnership with ‘Talkies Community Cinema’ an organisation which brings independent cinema to audiences in Enfield.

Talkies Community Cinema brings great independent movies to audiences in Palmers Green and Enfield Town. Working with Enfield Council,