After favoring Cyprus quitting the euro and opposing unification talks with Turkish-Cypriots, Archbishop Chrysostomos II has had a change of heart.
European Union sanctions against Russia for annexing Crimea in Ukraine have hurt Cyprus, but the island country could face irrecoverable damage if more are applied.
Cypriot President Nicos Anastasiades and Turkish-Cypriot leader Dervis Eroglu on June 2 resumed talks about prospects to reunify the island.
Several thousand people turned out for Cyprus’ first gay pride parade on May 31, far exceeding the expectations of organizers.
Cyprus on May 30 formally eliminated all domestic restrictions on money transfers, a watershed for the bailed-out country’s recovering banking system.
Bank deposits in bailed-out Cyprus last month rose for the first time in over a year, signaling a slow return of confidence in the country’s wobbly banking sector.
Hundreds of APOEL fans protested outside the Cyprus Football Association’s headquarters on May 27 over the decision to replay its match against AEL Limassol.
Cypriots who lost nearly half of their bank deposits over 100,000 euros as part of a government bailout deal with international lenders are suing to get their money back.
U.S. Vice President Joe Biden has underscored Cyprus’ potential to become a key provider of natural gas to Europe and energy could reunite the island.
NICOSIA – Vice President Joe Biden is visiting Cyprus. He is the most senior American official to visit Cyprus since his predecessor Lyndon Johnson in 1962. Biden […]