Nicosia, Cyprus Newswire

Nicosia, Cyprus Newswire

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  1. Time to dig deepRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | The Cyprus Weekly

    This is what an insider told the Cyprus Weekly, adding: "We don't have the necessary billions to make reunification feasible and sustainable and to help the President sell a proposed settlement". He added: "This is the point of responsibility for all involved, especially Turkey which refuses to even commit to the relief of the north's public debt that now stands at a 16 billion".

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  2. JOBS: GRS appointed H&M recruitment partner in CyprusRead the original story

    11 hrs ago | The Financial Mirror

    GRS will be working closely with H&M to attract and select applicable candidates for their new store, due to open in Nicosia in September 2016. Leading the team will be Donna Stephenson, co-founder and Director at GRS Recruitment, who possesses in-depth knowledge and expertise of the market as well as with the networking skills required to source the most applicable candidates.

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  3. Turkish Cypriot presidency hopes elections on Greek side won't harm peace talksRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 13, 2011 | Turkish Daily News

    Turkish Cypriot presidency has expressed its wish that the elections scheduled for May to elect Greek Cypriot administration will not harm the ongoing peace talks between the two sides. BarA AY Burcu, the spokesperson for Turkish Cypriot President Mustafa AkA ncA , has said the election process in Greek Cyprus would hopefully not hamper the positive environment established with the peace talks, which were re-launched in May 2015 to find a solution to the four-decade dispute.

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  4. Public invited to NPL discussionRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | The Cyprus Weekly

    The Cyprus Land & Property Owners Association invites the public to an open-mic discussion on non-performing loans on Wednesday, with a panel of experts taking questions from the audience. The event titled "Non-Performing Loans: What are the choices for borrowers?" will take place on Wednesday at the Chamber Building, which houses the Nicosia Chamber of Industry and Commerce.

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  5. British couple found dead in their apartment in Cyprus after...Read the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Daily Mail

    Ken Lincoln, 59, and his wife Linda, 56, were discovered in their living room in the town of Paralimni on Tuesday. Police were alerted after Mrs Lincoln failed to show up for work at a nearby school and did not answer her phone.

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  6. Hasikos seals rubbish dump dealRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | The Cyprus Weekly

    A preliminary agreement has been reached on the Koshi landfill dispute that would reduce the cost for Larnaca and Famagusta residents and even take on household waste from Nicosia. Interior Minister Socrates Hasikos brokered the deal after speaking on the phone with the contractor in Greece, Elector, and agreeing on slimming down the cost to a 39.90 per tonne.

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  7. Princess Anne visits troops in CyprusRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | The Cyprus Weekly

    The Princess Royal who is the Royal Colonel of The Royal Scots Borderers, 1st Battalion The Royal Regiment of Scotland who are the British peace-keeping force serving at the UN base in Nicosia, inspected a guard of honour before undertaking a tour of the Green Line. Speaking at the UN, the Princess told the assembled troops "I'm confident that you do this as well as you do everything else, as you approach all the roles that you do, with a consummate professionalism.

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  8. Inquiry after Norfolk couple found dead in Cyprus home following a...Read the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Eastern Daily Press

    A Generic Photo of an aerial view of Latchi beach, Paphos area, Cyprus. See PA Feature TRAVEL Cyprus.

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  9. Sharqi exhibition and book launchRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | The Cyprus Weekly

    The exhibition and the publication Sharqi by Nicos Philippou is the first in a series of exhibitions and publications under the general title "Contemporary Photographic Practices at NiMAC." This programme by the Nicosia Municipal Arts Centre, Associated with the Pierides Foundation presents the work and research of contemporary photographers from Cyprus and abroad.

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  10. Funky VinoRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | The Cyprus Weekly

    A colourful, playful, ultra-stylish funky space has opened up in Engomi in Nicosia from the team of Vinocultura. Funky Vino serves some of the best quality wine out there that is also, importantly, well-priced.

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  11. Nicosia taxi drivers protestRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | The Cyprus Weekly

    Nicosia taxi drivers on Thursday parked their cars outside the House of Representatives in protest against pending demands that have not been met. Long-standing demands by the capital's taxi drivers include additional taxi rank licenses, an end to unfair competition and reduced high labour costs.

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  12. ENERGY: Ministers to meet in Israel after mini-summit in CyprusRead the original story

    Wednesday Feb 3 | The Financial Mirror

    Energy Ministers Yiorgos Lakkotrypis of Cyprus and Yuval Steinitz of Israel have agreed to meet again in a month's time to continue discussions on a Framework Agreement for the joint exploitation of cross-median line hydrocardon resources. Lakkotrypis and Steinitz met in Nicosia on Thursday on the sidelines of the Cyprus-Israel-Greece Tripartite summit between the leaders of the three countries.

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  13. Missing persons' panel in Cyprus finds 1,061 bodiesRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 13, 2011 | Turkish Daily News

    Some 1,061 missing people have been unearthed in the past 10 years in Cyprus, while around 700 of the bodies have been identified and handed over to their families, according to a Turkish Cypriot member of the Committee on Missing Persons in Cyprus. GA1 4lden PlA1 4mer KA1 4A A1 4k, the Turkish Cypriot member of the CMP in Cyprus, said the bodies of a total of 1,061 missing people had been found since 2006 when the CMP in Cyprus began operations.

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  14. Ex-mayor Vergas collapses in courtRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 3 | The Cyprus Weekly

    He then lost consciousness and collapsed. Doctors - who were present at the court - gave first aid to Vergas.

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  15. Love chips away at barriers in ethnically split CyprusRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 3 | Channelnewsasia.com

    KITI, Cyprus: They met though social media, inspired by their love of music. But musicians Larkos Larkou and Hatice Ardost are no ordinary couple, and until at least a decade ago their relationship would have been unheard of in a country riven by conflict and distrust.

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  16. Men arrested after high speed chaseRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 3 | The Cyprus Weekly

    Two men are in police custody after leading officers in a dangerous high speed chase on Tuesday night in Nicosia. According to Nicosia CID officers, the two men were seen driving around suspiciously before speeding off when a patrol officer flagged them down.

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  17. SelfhoodRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 2 | The Cyprus Weekly

    Selfhood is a solo exhibition presenting the work of artist and academic Eleana Chrysanthou Petoussi that deals with the idea of identity through a new series of paintings. Presented by the Aigaia Visual Arts Hospitality programme the exhibition will be opened by Dr. Eleni Theocharous, Member of the European Parliament.

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  18. Child 'kidnapper' a notorious mercenaryRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 2 | The Cyprus Weekly

    One of the suspects arrested Sunday on suspicion of attempting to kidnap a four-year-old girl living in Nicosia is a notorious former mercenary, according to state television. CyBC TV reported Tuesday night that the now 60-year-old Norwegian Espen Lee had been a mercenary operating in the Middle East with the Omega pirate group.

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  19. CMP: 700 cases solved through our workRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 2 | The Cyprus Weekly

    The remains of 1,061 missing persons in Cyprus have been exhumed until date, with around 700 people having been identified and returned to their families. The Turkish Cypriot Member of the Committee of Missing Persons in Cyprus Gulden Plumer Kucuk spoke to TAK news agency this week, evaluated the ongoing work of the committee as well as a new excavation at the Tekke Bahcesi, which is an area in Nicosia's walled city near the Kyrenia Gate.

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  20. Hotel employees threaten strike actionRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 2 | The Cyprus Weekly

    Cyprus hotel employees are preparing to go on strike claiming that employers have not renewed a collective agreement that expired on December 31. Trade unions affiliated right-wing SEK and left-wing PEO say that employers have failed to remedy the 15% cut in benefits that the new collective contract was suppose to restore. Industrial action by hotel workers is expected to mainly affect Limassol and Nicosia.

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