Tax Evasion Nails Ex-Bank Chief

- October 27, 2014

A former governor of Cyprus’ Central Bank was sentenced to five months in jail on Oct. 27 on charges of evading tax on retirement earnings.

Demetrios Visits Occupied Cyprus

- October 26, 2014

NICOSIA – Although Archbishop Demetrios had visited Cyprus on three previous occasions, his recent trip was particularly monumental insofar as it was his first visit […]

Greece, Cyprus Happy EU Showed “Concern” Over Turkish Ships Incursion

- October 25, 2014

The European Union’s expression of “serious concern” that Turkish warships and a research vessel invaded Cypriot waters is good enough for Cypriot President Nicos Anastasiades and Greek Prime Minister Antonis Samaras, although the ships remain in violation of international law.

S&P Upgrades Cyprus Over Bailout

- October 24, 2014

Rating agency Standard & Poor’s gave Cyprus a one notch upgrade to its credit grade, to B+, citing its commitment to bailout terms.

Anastasiades Back In Brussels Hospital

- October 24, 2014

Cypriot President Nicos Anastasiades was readmitted to a hospital after suffering high blood pressure that kept him from an important EU meeting.

EU Wants Turkish Warships, Research Ship Out Of Cypriot Waters

- October 24, 2014

With Turkey stepping up its violations of Cypriot waters, sending in a research vessel to look for energy where Cyprus has already licensed drilling to international companies, European Union leaders meeting here are expected to pressure Anakara to back off.

Plane Crash Wreck, Bodies Found

- October 22, 2014

The chief of Cyprus’ aircraft accidents board says search crews have found wreckage belonging to a small aircraft that vanished.

Cyprus Will Block Turkey’s EU Bid

- October 21, 2014

Cyprus will oppose Turkey’s bid to join the EU in response to a Turkish gas search in waters where Cyprus licensed companies to drill.