Nicosia, Cyprus Newswire (Page 7)

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  1. Liberty Life Insurance Public CompanyRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 24, 2015 | The Cyprus Weekly

    Liberty Life Insurance Public Company Ltd announced on Tuesday that it has secured the required clarifications from both the External Auditors and its Legal Advisors. The Board of Directors will meet on April 3 at the Company's Offices in Nicosia to examine the preliminary results for the year ended 31 December 2014.

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  2. Stefan Mirevski has been appointed General Manager at Embassy Suites...Read the original story w/Photo

    Mar 24, 2015 | Hospitality Net

    Mirevski was most recently director of operations at Hilton McLean Tysons Corner where he directed the activities of all hotel departments as well as assisted in overseeing the hotels $40 million transformation. Mirevski began his hospitality career in Nicosia, Cyprus in 1996 at Forum Inter-Continental Hotel as banquets assistant.

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  3. Mitsides discusses Serbian plantRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 24, 2015 | The Cyprus Weekly

    Nicosia-based flour and pasta producer Mitsides Public Company Limited's board of directors will meet today at its headquarters at Dhali Industrial Zone to discuss its troubled Serbian subsidiary Mitsides Point Doo, the company said in a statement on the Cyprus Stock Exchange . Mitsides posted a loss after tax of a 2,012,713 million for 2014 compared with a loss of a 739,704 in 2013 because of negative results at the Serbian plant.

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  4. Four detained in cocaine bustRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 24, 2015 | The Cyprus Weekly

    Four men have been arrested after police reportedly stumbled upon what they believe to be a drop-off of around a kilo of cocaine. The men were apprehended on Monday after police spotted the first suspect, a 32 year-old, hiding a package under a tire in a remote field in Halepianon, Nicosia.

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  5. Proposed Paphos Gate Crossing Point 'Just Talk'Read the original story

    Mar 23, 2015 | Groong

    PROPOSED PAPHOS GATE CROSSING POINT 'JUST TALK' March 23, 2015 Reports on Monday that the churches in and around Paphos Gate in Nicosia would ask the two leaders to consider opening a new pedestrian crossing point were denied but there has been talk on the subject, the Cyprus Mail learned. The three churches are the Lain Holy Cross, the Maronite church a few yards away, and the Armenian church on the north side of the divide.

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  6. Angry bondholders try to storm Bank of Cyprus building, damage windowsRead the original story

    Mar 23, 2015 | Reuters

    Aggrieved bondholders who lost funds in Cyprus's 2013 bailout caused damage to the headquarters of Bank of Cyprus on Monday when they tried to storm the building. At least one window of the glass-covered building in the capital Nicosia was smashed and another three cracked when several people among around 200 demonstrators hurled stones and other missiles, witnesses said.

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  7. Katainen: Cyprus image abroad quite positiveRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 23, 2015 | The Cyprus Weekly

    Katainen is in Nicosia as part of his roadshow to promote the Investment Plan for Europe. Cyprus, he said, could benefit from it in various areas, mostly as regards its SMEs, tourism - for example, renovation of hotels - and energy.

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  8. Cypriot referees want more protection as violence continuesRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 23, 2015 | Channelnewsasia.com

    There are few more hazardous occupations in world sport at the moment than being a referee in the Cypriot football league with officials on the Mediterranean island having suffered six criminal attacks in a year. NICOSIA: There are few more hazardous occupations in world sport at the moment than being a referee in the Cypriot football league with officials on the Mediterranean island having suffered six criminal attacks in a year.

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  9. Eide backing Swiss rollRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 23, 2015 | The Cyprus Weekly

    UN special envoy Espen Barth Eide is calling for the island's peace talk negotiations to be moved off Cyprus' shores in a bid to avoid the two leaders being "influenced". According to reports in Phileleftheros newspaper, Eide has approached foreign diplomats to get backing in persuading both President Nicos Anastasiades and Turkish Cypriot leader Dervis Eroglu to resume talks in Switzerland instead of Nicosia where "they are influenced by the media and the political parties".

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  10. Police want quicker prosecutionsRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 23, 2015 | The Cyprus Weekly

    Traffic Police Chief Yiannakis Charalambous says it is imperative that there are speedy prosecutions at courts around Cyprus after a man was caught doing 220km/h on the weekend whilst being twice over the legal alcohol limit. Speaking to state radio on Monday morning, the police official spoke of a number of arrests over the weekend in which drivers - believed to be boy racers - were tearing through motorways and even roads in main roads.

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  11. Speaker of Greek Parliament visiting CyprusRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 22, 2015 | The Cyprus Weekly

    The Speaker of Greek Parliament Zoi Konstantopoulou laid wreaths upon two Cypriot graves on Sunday, a Greek Cypriot and a Turkish Cypriot, signaling her message of reconciliation on the first day of her visit to the island. Konstantopoulou paid her respects to Kostas Misiaoulis and Dervis Ali Kavazoglu, who were "two martyrs in the same struggle for peaceful coexistence between Greek Cypriots and Turkish Cypriots and were killed by nationalists 50 years ago" according to a press release.

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  12. Scandal is damaging CyprusRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 22, 2015 | The Cyprus Weekly

    Pandemonium surrounding President Nicos Anastasiades' attempts to have Central Bank Governor Chrystalla Georghadji removed from her post over a perceived conflict of interest damages international perception of Cyprus' banking system and could hinder the island's potential future involvement in the European Central Bank's government bond-buying programme, analysts said this week. "This is sending absolutely the worst message at absolutely the worst time," said Marios Zachariadis, Associate Professor in the Department of Economics at the University of Cyprus.

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  13. Egypt deal for 20 yearsRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 22, 2015 | The Cyprus Weekly

    The gas supply deal from Cyprus to Egypt from the offshore Aphrodite field could be as long as 20 years, according to BG speaking at the Third Annual Eastern Mediterranean Gas Conference in Nicosia this week. Plans are currently under way to export gas from the Aphrodite field to Egypt via subsea pipeline to supply the underutilised Idku and Union Fenosa liquefied natural gas plants in Egypt.

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  14. Greece pipeline dealRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 22, 2015 | The Cyprus Weekly

    Greek pipeline company IGI Poseidon will award the contract for the pre-front-end engineering and design stage of its Eastern Mediterranean Pipeline project within the next few days, a senior executive said this week. EastMed is an offshore and onshore natural gas pipeline that could potentially directly transport gas from Cyprus and Israel to the European gas system.

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  15. Street smartRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 21, 2015 | The Cyprus Weekly

    "I am street smart, when you sell kebab for years on New York streets you do become street smart," says George Petrakides whose business studies in the US were not an easy ride. "I had no choice, I worked and studieda I was not studious enough to get a scholarship but you can succeed in your university studies if you believe in yourself," adds the 1973-born from the occupied Morphou district.

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  16. Apoel-Apollon drawRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 21, 2015 | The Cyprus Weekly

    Nicosia football club Apoel and Limassol's Apollon club on Saturday drew 2-2 at GSP stadium in an exciting Cyprus Cup derby. After Saturday's result, Apollon remains at the top of the rank followed by Apoel who have one point less.

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  17. New start on the cardsRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 21, 2015 | The Cyprus Weekly

    UN special envoy on Cyprus Espen Barth Eide intends to submit "neutral proposals" so as to assist the now stalled Cyprus peace talks when they resume - most probably in May. This is what informed sources in Nicosia told the Cyprus Weekly on Thursday, one day after the envoy left the divided island. "They will be more or less bridge proposals that are not binding and which aim at breaking through issues of no convergence, difficult issues," one said.

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  18. View GalleryRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 20, 2015 | The San Diego Union-Tribune

    ... be repeated for more ... - The Associated Press The solar eclipse is reflected on the sunglasses of a man in Nicosia, Cyprus, Friday, March 20, 2015. An eclipse is darkening parts of Europe on Friday in a rare solar event that won't be repeated for ...

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  19. Ap Photos: Millions in Europe view eclipse with odd devicesRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 20, 2015 | Greenwich Citizen

    ... for more than a decade. Photo: Amel Emric, AP The solar eclipse is reflected on the sunglasses of a man in Nicosia, Cyprus, Friday, March 20, 2015. An eclipse is darkening parts of Europe on Friday in a rare solar event that won't be repeated for ...

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  20. Anastasiades puts Athens rift speculation to restRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 20, 2015 | The Cyprus Weekly

    In response to speculation that the two countries' relations were on the skids, the President said that Nicosia and Athens not only have "excellent" relations but they are also working closely together to confront common challenges. The President, who attended a summit of the European Council in Brussels, also spoke on developments in Greece, EU energy agenda, the Cyprus problem and Ukraine.

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