Famagusta, Cyprus Newswire (Page 3)

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  1. Documenting a dreamRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 20, 2016 | The Cyprus Weekly

    When filmmaker Vasia Markides emigrated to the US from Cyprus with her family at the tender age of eight, she had no idea that the place her mother Emily called home - the district of Varosha enclosed with barbed wire - would take such a hold on her imagination. Thirteen years later, she would start the journey that involved switching her intended career, drawing other Greek Cypriot and Turkish Cypriots into the idea of a sustainable Famagusta first envisioned by Emily, and devoting years to rekindling interest in the ghost city through a forthcoming documentary film, 'The Famagusta Ecocity Project' .

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  2. George Low fatally stabbed in Ayia Napa over 'row about public urination'Read the original story w/Photo

    Aug 18, 2016 | News Shopper

    A Dartford holidaymaker was stabbed to death in the popular resort of Ayia Napa after he and his friend were caught urinating in public, Cyprus police have been told. Estate agent George Low, 22, from Dartford, Kent, died from a stab wound to the neck during a week-long break in the coastal town popular with revellers.

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  3. George Low stabbing: Two men arrested after Ayia Napa killingRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 20, 2016 | BBC News

    Two men wanted in connection with the fatal stabbing of a British holidaymaker in Cyprus have been arrested in the north of the island. Estate agent George Low, 22, from Dartford, was stabbed in the neck near a nightclub in Ayia Napa on the Greek side of the border on Sunday.

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  4. North real estate spikeRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 19, 2016 | The Cyprus Weekly

    The sale of properties and the real estate sector has livened up in the north following the July 15 coup attempt in Turkey. Reports from the real estate sector suggest that families from Turkey have been coming to the island and buying property in the north of Cyprus.

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  5. Hundreds of guns 'were bound for Turkey'Read the original story w/Photo

    Aug 19, 2016 | The Cyprus Weekly

    Turkish Cypriot police say that this week's illegal weapons raid at the port in Famagusta has resulted in a stunning 645 shotguns and rifles being confiscated. The cargo - which was ready to be loaded onto a ship that was reportedly bound for Turkey - had arrived on the island in July and was reportedly hidden inside boxes in a containment area belonging to the private company of Port Isbi.

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  6. Google +Read the original story w/Photo

    Aug 18, 2016 | The Cyprus Weekly

    "The Cyprus Problem is a matter of national importance and above party politics," was the message from Turkish Cypriot Leader Mustafa Akinci and Turkish Republican People's Party , Kemal K l cdaroglu. The two men's 45-minute meeting in Ankara concentrated on the Cyprus Problem with Akinci stating that: "For years the Cyprus Problem was an internal matter, but now it is an issue above political parties, it concerns everybody."

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  7. .com | Briton allegedly killed for public urination in CyprusRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 17, 2016 | News24

    A British man was fatally stabbed in Cyprus' popular coastal resort of Ayia Napa after he and another Briton were scolded by two Turkish Cypriot men for urinating in public, a woman told a Cypriot court on Wednesday. George Low, a 22-year-old from Kent, England was killed on Sunday and another 22-year-old Briton was seriously wounded in a pre-dawn attack by two knife-wielding men along a busy Ayia Napa street.

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  8. British man fatally stabbed in Cyprus for allegedly urinating in publicRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 17, 2016 | The London Free Press

    NICOSIA, Cyprus -- A British man was fatally stabbed in Cyprus' popular coastal resort of Ayia Napa after he and another Briton were scolded by two Turkish Cypriot men for urinating in public, a woman told a Cypriot court on Wednesday. George Low, a 22-year-old from Kent, England was killed early Sunday and another 22-year-old Briton was seriously wounded in a pre-dawn attack by two knife-wielding men along a busy Ayia Napa street.

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  9. Summer hunting season starts on August 21Read the original story w/Photo

    Aug 17, 2016 | The Cyprus Weekly

    On the occasion of the start of the summer hunting season on August 21, the Game Services have called on hunters to adhere to all the hunting rules and to show respect to each other and to the properties that they are hunting in. The announcement released on Wednesday, stressed the importance of lighting fires only in demarcated areas as prevailing weather conditions are a potential threat for wildfires.

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  10. Turkish Cypriots named in Napa killingRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 17, 2016 | The Cyprus Weekly

    Famagusta police are looking for two Turkish Cypriots, whom they have named as suspects in the murder of a 22-year-old Briton in Ayia Napa, while a Greek Cypriot woman is in custody. The woman, 48-year-old Koulla Anastasiou from Larnaca, was remanded on Wednesday by Famagusta District Court for eight days.

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  11. Woman in court in connection with fatal stabbing of Dartford holidaymaker in Ayia NapaRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 17, 2016 | News Shopper

    A woman has been arrested following the fatal stabbing of a Dartford holidaymaker and the wounding of another in the Cypriot coastal resort of Ayia Napa. The woman, 49, from Larnaca in Cyprus, will appear at Famagusta District Court today in connection with the murder of George Low.

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  12. Missing Briton found deadRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 17, 2016 | The Cyprus Weekly

    Missing British national Jack Jackow has been found dead on Wednesday in a forest area in Protaras, after missing from his hotel since August 8. Famagusta deputy police chief Yiorgos Economou told CNA there were no visible signs of injuries on the body of Waleryk George Jackow, but it was bloated. Hours earlier, the British High Commission in Cyprus had renewed an appeal to the public to help in locating Jackow.

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  13. Slovakia will send more soldiers to CyprusRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 16, 2016 | Slovak Spectator

    More Slovak soldiers will attend the UNFICYP mission in Cyprus. Currently, there are 159 soldiers, but their number will increase by 10 as of September.

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  14. Ayia Napa murder: Knife found near the scene where British...Read the original story w/Photo

    Aug 16, 2016 | Mirror.co.uk

    Officers are sending the knife for tests to see if it was the wepaon that killed George Low, who was knifed in the neck Police investigating the horrific murder of British holidaymaker George Low have discovered a knife near the scene of the stabbing. Officers in Cyprus have sent the weapon for special forensic tests to confirm it was the one used in the killing of 22-year-old George in Ayia Napa.

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  15. British Tourist Killed by - Foreign Nationals' After Defending Woman From Molesting GangRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 16, 2016 | Breitbart.com

    A British tourist has been killed in a knife attack in Cyprus after stepping in to defend a fellow British girl who was being harassed. The assailants have been described as "foreign nationals".

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  16. Turkish Cyprus receives millions of tons of fresh water from TurkeyRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 13, 2011 | Turkish Daily News

    Turkey has supplied 19 million cubic meters of fresh water to Turkish Cyprus under a landmark water supply project, sources at the Forestry and Water Affairs Ministry told state-run Anadolu Agency on Aug. 16. The officials said the water was sent from the AlakA prA1 4 Dam on the Anamur Creek in Mersin, southern Turkey, to the GeA itkA y Dam, which was constructed close to the Turkish Cypriot city of Kyrenia. The Turkey-Turkish Cyprus water project was officially launched in 2011 and aims to provide water for the Turkish side of the divided island for the next five decades.

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  17. Ayia Napa bar pays tribute to former employee from Dartford who was stabbed to death in the party townRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 15, 2016 | News Shopper

    A popular bar in Ayia Napa, Cyprus, has paid tribute to a former employee from Dartford who was stabbed to death in the party town. George Low, 22, died from a stab wound to the neck in the early hours of Sunday morning, while another Brit was wounded during the pre-dawn knife attack.

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  18. CYPRUS: After Commandaria, kolokasi gets PDO-PGI, halloumi still waitingRead the original story

    Aug 11, 2016 | The Financial Mirror

    After the Commandaria sweet wine, that is produced from grapes harvested only in 13 Limassol villages, the kolokasi, a vegetable grown primarily in the Sotira area, has secured Protected Designation of Origin , as well as a Protected Geographical Indication product label from the European Commission. This is the third Cypriot product to win both PDO and PGI deignation, following the recent approval of the Paphos sausage and the Agros sweet rose.

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  19. CYPRUS: Property prices stabilise, says Central BankRead the original story

    Aug 11, 2016 | The Financial Mirror

    The Residential Property Price Index , compiled by the central bank showed a quarterly decline of 0.8% in April, whereas the year-on-year decline compared to the first quarter of 2015 was 1.6%, the lowest reduction in almost five years. On a quarterly basis, home prices dropped 1.3% in the first quarter, while apartment prices were up 0.6%.

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  20. Protecting your home - what's the cost?Read the original story

    Aug 11, 2016 | The Financial Mirror

    By Antonis Loizou F.R.I.C.S. - Antonis Loizou & Associates Ltd - Real Estate & Project Managers Even though Cyprus is considered a safe country and perhaps the safest place in the EU, however, within the real estate market there is an increasingly important issue of safety, which increases the value of a "safe" property. According to Interpol data, Cyprus has only 5% of the UK crime rate, 6% of Germany and 14% of Spain.

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