US Says Cyprus Peace EU Gas Hope

- March 20, 2014

The US Ambassador to Cyprus says peace on the island could allow the flow of gas off the island to go through Turkey to Europe.

Cyprus Peacekeepers Mark 50th

- March 19, 2014

United Nations peacekeepers who have kept Cypriots and Turkish-Cypriots from battling each other have been on the island 50 years now.

Cyprus Blamed For Migrant Detention

- March 18, 2014

The human rights group Amnesty International accused Cyprus of holding asylum seekers and refugees in prison-like conditions, sometimes breaking EU law.

SEALS Take Libyan Tanker Off Cyprus

- March 17, 2014

A team of Navy SEALs has taken control of a stateless oil tanker seized earlier in the month by Libyan rebels, the Pentagon said.

Cyprus To Lift Capital Controls Soon

- March 17, 2014

Cyprus Finance Minister Harris Georgiades said he expects capital controls on banks begun a year ago will be taken off by the end of Spring.

Canadian Afghan Vets In Cyprus

- March 16, 2014

The last 84 Canadian soldiers out of Afghanistan have arrived in Cyprus for some rest and relaxation before catching a flight back home.

Cyprus Swears In New Cabinet Members

- March 14, 2014

Three new members were sworn in on March 14 as part of a mini-shuffle by President Nicos Anastasiades who has been facing a series of challenges.

Cyprus President Shuffles The Deck

- March 12, 2014

Yiorgos Lakkotrypis will stay as Cyprus’ Energy Minister after the country’s President opted against a wide-ranging reshuffle to his Cabinet.

Cyprus Names New Bank Chief

- March 10, 2014

Cyprus’ Central Bank Governor resigned on March 10, bringing an end to a protracted dispute with the President of the bailed-out country.

Cyprus Privatization Backed in 2nd Vote

- March 4, 2014

Lawmakers in Cyprus approved a bill to privatize a host of state-owned companies, a move that will enable the country to receive its next batch of rescue money.