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Cyprus aims at over two million tourist arrivals this year, Deputy Minister for Tourism says

Cyprus aims at over two million tourist arrivals this year, Deputy Minister for Tourism says

Cyprus aims at attracting more than two million tourist arrivals this year, Deputy Minister for Tourism Savvas Perdios has said.

In statements following a meeting …

Cyprus can draw up to 5 million euro from the EU to support the farming sector, Kadis said

The adoption of a Croatian proposal, which was supported by Cyprus and other member states, to support farmers in the European Union and approved by the Commission last Friday, will enable the country to raise up to 5 million euros

Australian Cypriot Christos Pittas missing in Victoria, Australia

Victoria Police have announced that they will be scaling back search efforts for Christos Pittas, 70 and shifting the focus of the search for him in the Dinner Plain area of Mount Hotham where he was last seen on the …

Haringey trees for streets

Our streets are tree-mendous! 🌳
Our partnership with Trees for Streets makes it easier for residents to fund tree planting in streets and parks across the borough, like this lovely sponsored tree in Crouch End 💚
Want to get involved? …

Drilling commences at Cronos-1 in Block 6 of Cyprus’ EEZ

Drilling works have started at “Cronos-1” within Block 6, of Cyprus’ exclusive economic zone, the Ministry of Energy announced on Monday.

In a press release the Ministry says that “Tungsten Explorer” drill ship arrived today and therefore the works began …

European Commission approves 890,000 euro scheme under state aid rules to support Cypriot halloumi makers

The European Commission has announced it has approved a state aid scheme worth a total of 890 thousand euros for halloumi producers, in the context of dealing with the economic effects of the coronavirus pandemic.

According to a Commission statement, …

Happy name day to all Constantinos, Constantinas, Costas and Helens and Elenis.

All CONSTANTIN (Konstantinos, Kostantinos, Kostas, Costas, Constantine, Costantine, Gus,CONSTANTINA (Thina, Kostantina, Dina, Costantina) and HELEN (Elena, Elene, Ellen, Eleni, Lena, Eleanor, Eleonora, Eleonor, Nora, Marilena) are celebrating their name days today the 21st of May.

Saint Helena or Saint Helen

My Big Fat Greek Wedding 3 to be filmed in Corfu

Canadian-Greek actor, director, scriptwriter and producer Nia Vardalos is preparing to film My Big Fat Greek Wedding 3 in Corfu.

Shooting will take place throughout Greece and the filming crew will be in Corfu from 5 July to 3 August.…

Flavour the traditional ‘gold coffee of Cyprus’ at CyWineFest

Although Laiko Coffee is one of the numerous subsidiaries of a larger central company of Cyprus known as LAIKO GROUP which produces its very own alcohol, snacks, candies and pastries, the group is most notably known for its extremely sought-after …

Snapshots in time: the Cypriot Community in London, then and now

By Dr Alicia Chrysostomou


Cypriots living in London, particularly in those pockets of north London traditionally associated with the community, will have witnessed much change to their surroundings over the years. Sometimes this change has been incremental, so slow as …