Nicosia, Cyprus Newswire (Page 6)

Nicosia, Cyprus Newswire (Page 6)

Comprehensive Real-Time News Feed for Nicosia, Cyprus. (Page 6)

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  1. Divided Cyprus to open more crossingsRead the original story w/Photo

    May 15, 2015 | Deutsche Welle

    More crossing points on divided Cyprus are to be opened and electricity networks unified, according to UN advisor Espen Barth Eide. This follows talks between the island's Greek and Turkish leaders.

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  2. Anastasiades, Akinci agree on new crossings on divided islandRead the original story w/Photo

    May 28, 2015 | EKathimerini

    The Greek and Turkish Cypriot leaders agreed Thursday to open more crossing points and link the mobile phone and electricity networks to help restore trust between their estranged communities on divided Cyprus. Practical steps such as integrating the electricity grid and linking the mobile phone networks are seen as non-sensitive issues that would bring Cypriots closer under a renewed climate of reconciliation.

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  3. Cyprus property prices continue to weakenRead the original story w/Photo

    May 28, 2015 | The Cyprus Weekly

    Cyprus's property market remained in a slump in the first quarter of the year, an industry survey showed on Thursday, although the rate of decline appeared to have stabilised. Prices fell by up to 8.1 percent year on year, matching the decline in the fourth quarter of the year, the Cyprus branch of the Royal Institute of Chartered Surveyors said.

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  4. Cyprus police hold suspect after large ammonium nitrate haulRead the original story

    May 28, 2015 | Reuters

    Cypriot authorities detained a Lebanese national on Thursday after finding in his possession a large quantity of ammonium nitrate fertilizer which, police said could case widespread damage if used in an explosive mixture. A public prosecutor, asking for court proceedings to be held in camera, said the case raised questions of state security.

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  5. UPDATE 1-Cyprus talks reap first major progress in more than a decadeRead the original story

    May 28, 2015 | Reuters

    Greek and Turkish Cypriot leaders on Cyprus agreed on Thursday to open further crossing points linking the two parts and to merge their electricity networks, a UN envoy said. It was seen as the most positive sign in more than a decade that relations are thawing between the ethnically-divided sides.

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  6. Lebanese man holding Canadian passport held by Cypriot police after large ammonium nitrate haulRead the original story w/Photo

    May 28, 2015 | The Globe and Mail

    Cypriot police cordon off the house of a Lebanese man holding a Canadian passport in the Cypriot coastal city of Larnaca where more than 400 boxes of ammonium nitrate -- a fertiliser that when mixed with other substances can be used to make explosives -- was discovered Cypriot police cordon off the house of a Lebanese man holding a Canadian passport in the Cypriot coastal city of Larnaca where more than 400 boxes of ammonium nitrate -- a fertiliser that when mixed with other substances can be used to make explosives -- was discovered Cypriot authorities detained a Lebanese national on Thursday after finding in his possession a large quantity of ammonium nitrate fertilizer which, police said could case widespread damage if used in an explosive mixture.

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  7. CYPRUS: CIIM launches new digital marketing specialisation for the MScMRead the original story

    May 28, 2015 | The Financial Mirror

    By Dr Olga Kandinskaia, Director of the MSc Management Programme at the CIIM Business School CIIM is pleased to announce a new specialisation area for the Master of Science in Management Programme. In line with CIIM's policy to bring best foreign professors, the new Digital Marketing Specialisation of the MSc Management has been designed in collaboration with leading Digital Marketing professionals from abroad.

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  8. CYPRUS: Property prices continue to tumble, Nicosia hurt mostRead the original story

    May 28, 2015 | The Financial Mirror

    Property prices continued to fall in most towns and asset classes during the first quarter of the year, down 3-8% from the same quarter last year, with significant falls being recorded in Nicosia, according to the 22nd RICS Cyprus Property Price Index. "Given prevailing economic conditions and the turbulence in Cyprus' banking system, there were few transactions in the first quarter although volume was higher on a year on year basis," the RICS report said.

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  9. Cyprus holds Lebanese man over possible bomb materialRead the original story w/Photo

    May 28, 2015 | The Daily Star

    NICOSIA: A Lebanese man holding a Canadian passport is due to appear before a Cyprus court Thursday after two tons of potential bomb-making material was found in his possession, police sources said. The police searched the man's house in the coastal town of Larnaca, where the court hearing is expected to take place, following a tip-off.

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  10. Anastasiades and Akinci meet againRead the original story w/Photo

    May 28, 2015 | The Cyprus Weekly

    President Nicos Anastasiades and Turkish Cypriot leader Mustafa Akinci will meet for the second time on Thursday since the resumption of peace talks of May 15. The meeting, which was set to start at 9.30am, will take place UN Protected Area in Nicosia and will also see UN Special Envoy to Cyprus Espen Barth Eide - who arrived on the island on Wednesday - in attendance. On Wednesday, lead negotiators Andrea Mavoryiannis and Ozdil Nami worked hard into the night to lay down the groundwork and further solidify low political Confidence Building Measures .

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  11. Man questioned in Cyprus after ammonium nitrate found in homeRead the original story w/Photo

    May 27, 2015 | AlertNet

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  12. Creating 'Momentum' at TEDx Nicosia WomenRead the original story w/Photo

    May 27, 2015 | The Cyprus Weekly

    'How does change begin?' Through innovative thinkers, who share big ideas and catalyse action toward them. In one word, with 'Momentum.'

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  13. Cyprus slams US envoy over Turkish invasion commentRead the original story w/Photo

    May 27, 2015 | The Peninsula

    The Cyprus government on Wednesday denounced as "unacceptable" a comment by the American ambassador that it said hampered the resumed UN-backed peace process aimed at reunifying the divided island. Nicosia said it will "discuss" with Washington the remark by US Ambassador John M. Koenig that the Cyprus problem does not originate from the 1974 Turkish invasion.

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  14. Large fire next to Nicosia-Limassol MotorwayRead the original story w/Photo

    May 20, 2015 | The Cyprus Weekly

    A massive fire next to the Nicosia-Limassol motorway, close to the village of Pera Choriou, has been causing problems to drivers on Wednesday lunchtime. The fire which is now under control, burnt two hectares of fields and caused issues to drivers due to the vast amount of smoke billowing across the highway.

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  15. Buried Greek plane may be hiding dead soldiersRead the original story w/Photo

    May 20, 2015 | The Cyprus Weekly

    Excavations in search of missing Greek airmen who lost their lives in 1974 are set to begin in late summer, following previous failed attempts to locate or correctly identify them. All but one of the soldiers on board a Greek Nord Noratlas military transport plane were killed after their plane was brought down by friendly fire on 22 July 1974.

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  16. Top Republican threatens more subpoenas over BenghaziRead the original story w/Photo

    May 19, 2015 | CNN

    Angry demonstrators rip the American flag from the United States Embassy in Nicosia, Cyprus, on August 19, 1974, during a demonstration against American policy on Cyprus. Rodger Davies, the U.S. ambassador to Cyprus, was killed by gunfire during the incident.

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  17. Nicosia pleased with Turkish retractionRead the original story w/Photo

    May 19, 2015 | The Cyprus Weekly

    Nicosia has welcomed a move from Brussels to force Turkey into retracting its description of the Cyprus Republic as 'void' in a document submitted last week to the Turkish-EU Partnership Council. During Monday's partnership council meeting, Turkey removed the wording about Cyprus with the move coming about, according to Phileleftheros newspaper, after EU officials spoke with Turkish Foreign Minister Mevlut Cavusoglu and Minister for EU Affairs Volkan Bozkir during a dinner on Sunday night.

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  18. Two Turncoats in One FamilyRead the original story w/Photo

    May 18, 2015 | Wall Street Journal

    In 1997, CIA officer Jim Nicholson was locked up for spying for the Russians. But his betrayals had only just begun.

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  19. 'No money, no honey'Read the original story w/Photo

    May 18, 2015 | The Cyprus Weekly

    Beekeepers from all over Cyprus will be staging a protest in Nicosia on Monday over what they claim is the Agriculture Ministry's failure to help their ailing profession. Members of the Pancyprian Association of Beekeepers were set to meet at the car park of the GSP Stadium at around 9.30am before beginning their march at 9.45am - 10am.

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  20. Hellish Halloumi in CyprusRead the original story w/Photo

    May 18, 2015 | Turkish Daily News

    As peace talks resume in Cyprus and hellish arguments in Turkey are fired up over the Cypriot issue, it was the right time to revisit the island. I also had another excuse beyond political issues: I was due to have a series of tastings in various restaurants in Cyprus.

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