Famagusta, Cyprus Newswire (Page 6)

Famagusta, Cyprus Newswire (Page 6)

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    Jan 15, 2017 | The Cyprus Weekly

    For the past months north Famagusta residents have been waking up to a foul smell coming from leakages in the sewage system. But apart from the smell, the leakages in the system have created small pools of still water which could put public health at risk.

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  2. Omonia await ApollonRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 14, 2017 | The Cyprus Weekly

    Omonia will host Apollon Limassol in the weekend's most anticipated game on Sunday, with both sides desperate to avoid dropping points at such a crucial stage of the title race. John Carver's Omonia - who were held to a frustrating 0-0 draw in their Cyprus Coca-Cola Cup Last 16 first leg tie against Ethnikos Achnas midweek - have been on a strong run of form in the league, spearheaded by English striker Matt Derbyshire.

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    Jan 14, 2017 | The Cyprus Weekly

    Turkish president Tayyip Erdogan caused a storm on Friday with suggestions that the enclave of Kokkina should be joined onto Morphou and given to the Turkish Cypriots in exchange for the fenced-off town of Varosha. "If you want to open the whole of Famagusta for Greek Cypriots, we have a proposal: let's join the area between Kokkina and Morphou and keep this area under Turkish Cypriot control and return open Varosha and closed-off Varosha," he said.

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  4. Cautious Ankara sets 3 conditions for CyprusRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 13, 2017 | Turkish Daily News

    Turkey has set three conditions regarding security, land tradeoffs and a rotating presidency to achieve a solution on Cyprus, Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan said Jan. 13, one day after a five-party conference over Cyprus ended without agreement but with a plan for officials to reconvene on Jan. 18 to tackle the thorny question of security. According to Erdogan, the Turkish Cypriots "are working intensely and bringing sincerity" to the table, but the Greek Cypriots and Athens "still have different expectations."

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    Jan 13, 2017 | The Cyprus Weekly

    The foreign ministers of Greece, Turkey and Britain, guarantor powers of Cyprus' independence, are set to discuss security parameters of any deal. On Wednesday, both sides exchanged maps outlining rival proposals for territorial boundaries in a groundbreaking move diplomats hope could form part of a deal ending decades of division.

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  6. Cyprus: A Historic Venue of Big Power IntriguesRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 12, 2017 | Voice of America

    Cyprus, a small, divided island nation in the eastern Mediterranean Sea, has played an outsized role throughout history because of its status as a jewel coveted by much bigger powers. Reunification talks on the island are at a critical juncture, with top officials from Britain, Greece, and Turkey joining the meeting in Geneva on Thursday to tackle the thorny issue of security.

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  7. Britain will hand over HALF of its territory on Cyprus as part of...Read the original story w/Photo

    Jan 11, 2017 | Daily Mail

    Britain will hand over HALF of its territory on Cyprus as part of historic settlement deal between the island's Greek and Turkish communities Britain has agreed to hand over half of its territory on Cyprus if the island's Greek and Turkish communities can reach a historic settlement at crucial talks this week. The British Foreign Secretary Boris Johnson will join the leaders of the Greek Cypriot and Turkish Cypriot halves of the island tomorrow as they edge closer to a solution which would reunify Cyprus for the first time since 1974 when Turkey invaded.

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  8. A Cyprus settlement will be a boost for tourismRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 11, 2017 | The Cyprus Weekly

    A deal to end the division in Cyprus could transform the fortunes of the easternmost outpost of the EU, and while President Nicos Anastasiades and Turkish Cypriot leader, Mustafa Akinci resume talks for the third day at the Palais des Nations, travel firms and prospective holidaymakers are watching the talks in Geneva with interest. The "Green Line" that divides the island has become more porous in recent years, but still presents an impediment to free movement.

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  9. The Coleman Family's OmissionRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 10, 2017 | The Cyprus Weekly

    Leading lights on the Cyprus theatre scene, THOC is touring around the island over the following three months, with the black comedy "The Coleman Family's Omission" by Argentine playwright Claudio Tolcachir. What: The Coleman Family's Omission When: Every Wednesday and Thursday at 8.30pm, until February 16 Where : THOC Warehouse, Kampou 29, Strovolos, Nicosia.

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  10. Dherynia murder suspect in police custodyRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 6, 2017 | The Cyprus Weekly

    A 21-year-old suspect wanted in connection with the murder of an Indian student in Dherynia has been handed over to the Cyprus police following his arrest by the Sovereign Base Areas Police. The suspect was arrested at the Pergamos crossing on Thursday night along with two Pakistani nationals who were trying help him escape to the north of the island.

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  11. CYPRUS: Property sales up 43%Read the original story

    Jan 5, 2017 | The Financial Mirror

    Real estate sales rose by 43% in 2016 from the year-earlier figures, according to data from the Department of Lands and Surveys . Sale contracts submitted to the DLS reached 7,013 in 2016 compared with 4,952 in 2015.

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  12. CYPRUS: Paphos dominates property sales to overseas buyersRead the original story

    Jan 5, 2017 | The Financial Mirror

    Property sales continued to grow for the eleventh consecutive month in 2016, both from the domestic and especially for overseas buyers, particularly from Russia, Ukraine, China and the Middle East. Paphos continues to lead in purchase contracts by foreign buyers recorded at the Department of Land and Registry by 39%, in comparison to Limassol which follows with 30%.

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  13. Cyprus Property: How foreign investors see usRead the original story

    Jan 4, 2017 | The Financial Mirror

    By Antonis Loizou - Antonis Loizou & Associates Ltd - Real Estate & Project Managers I recently stumbled upon a very interesting buyer's guide, written by a Briton in 2014, aptly called "Things the Estate Agents Don't Tell You" and refers to Cyprus. Although easy to read, I was somewhat hurt by the author's conclusions, but it is worth reading in order to see how foreigners perceive us.

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  14. Crushed Murex Shells Unearthed at Ancient PaphosRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 3, 2017 | Archaeology

    The Famagusta Gazette reports that a team of researchers from the University of Cyprus has unearthed an ancient rampart with two staircases and watchtowers at the ancient city of Paphos. The sixth-century B.C. rampart was found on the plateau of Hadjiabdoulla, where a palace and storage and industrial facilities were in use until the end of the fourth century B.C. Traces of olives, grapes, and wheat have been found in the complex.

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    Jan 3, 2017 | The Cyprus Weekly

    Some 76 road accidents have taken place within a single week in the north of Cyprus, in which 24 people have been injured with no fatalities. According to police reports, 19 of the accidents were caused by speeding vehicles, 17 from not keeping necessary distance, 14 from reckless driving and 9 due to other reasons.

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  16. December 31, 2016Sports preview 2017Read the original story w/Photo

    Dec 31, 2016 | The Cyprus Weekly

    It will be a busy year for Cypriot sport in 2017, with some key games coming up in football, while it will also be another crunch year for some of the top athletes like Marcos Baghdatis and Pavlos Kontides. With regards to football, there will be a historic first for the beautiful game on the island in 2017, when APOEL becomes the first Cypriot club to grace the knock-out stages of the Europa League.

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    Dec 31, 2016 | The Cyprus Weekly

    The Famagusta wall, one of the most important examples of medieval war architecture is collapsing due to neglect and lack of knowledge on restoring old monuments. Part of the wall, which is to west of Yeni Kapi, one the entry points to the historic town, has started to collapse over the past few days, due to the bad weather conditions.

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  18. CYPRUS: House prices marginally up in 2QRead the original story

    Dec 29, 2016 | The Financial Mirror

    Residential prices for both houses and flats increased by 0.3% and 0.2%, respectively, in the second quarter with the biggest increase being in Larnaca and Paphos , according to the 26 th RICS Cyprus Property Price Index. Values for holiday homes increased by 2.7% and 1.1% .

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  19. STELIOS: Bi-communal initiatives - can help reach a Cyprus settlement'Read the original story

    Dec 29, 2016 | The Financial Mirror

    Addressing the Stelios Philanthropic Foundation award-giving ceremony, Anastasiades said that the significant benefits associated with Greek and Turkish Cypriots working together, will be greatly amplified once a settlement to the Cyprus problem is reached. Above all, it will fulfil the aspiration of our people to live in a modern European homeland under conditions of stability, security and safety, he said, according to the Cyprus News Agency.

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  20. Cyprus' roads take another lifeRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 28, 2016 | The Cyprus Weekly

    Police are investigating how the 54-year-old driver lost control of the car before slamming into a concrete barricade resulting in the death of 52-year-old Christina Antoniou. The accident occurred at around 2 pm on Wednesday, close to the Liopetri exit along the Larnaca-Ayia Napa motorway.

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