Nicosia, Cyprus Newswire (Page 8)

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  1. 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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  2. 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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  3. 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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  4. 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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  5. 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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  6. Nicosia prepares to let central bank governor goRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 16, 2015 | EKathimerini

    Cypriot President Nicos Anastasiades made preparations on Sunday to sack Central Bank Governor Chrystalla Georghadji, accused by Parliament of a conflict of interest, the government spokesman said. Relations between Georghadji and the government and Parliament have been strained since it was revealed that her estranged husband worked as a lawyer for a Greek businessman who had been in a legal battle with Cypriot authorities over the collapse of a local bank in 2013.

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  7. Temporary one-way traffic in old NicosiaRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 16, 2015 | The Cyprus Weekly

    Nicosia Municipality informs the public that Piraeus Street will become a one-way street on a temporary basis, from Wednesday March 18 until Friday April 17. The area on Piraeus Street affected with this change lies between the junctions of Tylliria Square and Isaak Komninos Street. All traffic on Piraeus Street between the two junctions will be Tylliria Square bound.

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  8. Greens call for pet protestRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 16, 2015 | The Cyprus Weekly

    The Cyprus Green party is staging a protest this Wednesday over what they claim are insufficient penalties dished out to those who kill or abuse animals. The protest, according to an announcement issued by the Greens on Monday - will take place outside the Legal Services Headquarters - which is situated close to the Presidential Palace in Nicosia - on Wednesday, 18 March at 4.45pm.

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  9. Uncle Wu Take Away & DeliveryRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 16, 2015 | The Cyprus Weekly

    If you are staying in and if you fancy Chinese food then you should call Uncle Wu. For 28 years, they have been following traditional Chinese recipes and using fresh ingredients while keeping prices low.

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  10. CYPRUS: ALDO launches it's Spring-Summer 2015 collectionRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 16, 2015 | The Financial Mirror

    ALDO presented its new collection in shoes and accessories for Spring and Summer during an impressive fashion show that took place on the 11th of March at Famagusta Gate in Nicosia. The collection focuses on three trends which will give unique style to your Spring and Summer looks: Brooklyn Beach: Brooklyn has fast become a style incubator, influencing the larger fashion community.

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  11. Cyprus seeks distance from Greek euro dramaRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 15, 2015 | Daily Times

    NICOSIA: Doubts over Greece's future membership of the euro are straining its historic kinship with Cyprus, as Nicosia distances itself from Athens to try to secure its foothold in the currency bloc. Cyprus wants to reverse a perception that the two countries are inextricably linked, worried that it could be dragged down with Greece, should Athens' finances collapse and force the Greeks to abandon the euro.

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  12. Cyprus president to seek removal of Central Bank chiefRead the original story

    Mar 15, 2015 | KTVN Reno

    ... stake in Facebook to justify a multibillion-dollar lawsuit against its founder Mark Zuckerberg has vanished. NICOSIA, Cyprus (AP) - Cyprus' president said Sunday that he will seek to have the bailed-out country's embattled Central Bank chief removed ...

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  13. Dark roomRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 15, 2015 | The Cyprus Weekly

    Stelios goes ballistic Very advanced and explosive gossip came out at parliament yesterday morning when Stelios Kiliaris, executive member of CBC board and prominent member of the Resolution Committee for ex-Laiki, started throwing bombs against everybody involved in administering the defunct bank's assets. Kiliaris' allegations involved bribery by an influential law firm and blackmailing, allegedly again, by the governor of CBC.

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  14. Thousands to protest in Frankfurt against ECB 'austerity'Read the original story w/Photo

    Sep 13, 2011 | Turkish Daily News

    People take part in an anti-austerity demonstration outside a conference hall holding the European Central Bank Governing Council meeting in Nicosia March 4, 2015. REUTERS Photo.

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  15. Cyprus' top lawyer to probe allegation his deputy bribedRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 13, 2015 | Newsday

    Cyprus' attorney general says he will launch a probe into allegations made by the country's central bank chief that a prominent law firm 'bribed' the deputy attorney general. NICOSIA, Cyprus - -- Cyprus' attorney general says he will launch a probe into allegations made by the country's central bank chief that a prominent law firm 'bribed' the deputy attorney general.

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  16. Getting gas from Cyprus to EgyptRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 14, 2015 | The Cyprus Weekly

    Cyprus Hydrocarbons Company and Egyptian Natural Gas Holding Company will examine technical solutions to transfer Cyprus' natural gas from "Aphrodite" gas field, to Egypt, via a sub-sea pipeline. CHC and EGAS on Saturday signed a Memorandum of Understanding in Sharm el Sheikh, Egypt, in the framework of Egypt`s Economic Summit.

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  17. Cypriot soprano in the heart of EuropeRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 14, 2015 | The Cyprus Weekly

    "I never considered doing anything else. This requires so much dedication but there is also an element of risk.

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  18. Armenian Parliament Delegation To Visit CyprusRead the original story

    Mar 14, 2015 | Groong

    ARMENIAN PARLIAMENT DELEGATION TO VISIT CYPRUS 18:56 13/03/2015 >> SOCIETY An Armenian National Assembly delegation led by Speaker Galust Sahakyan will pay a visit to Nicosia, Cyprus on April 1-4 at the invitation of chairman of the House of Representatives of Cyprus Yiannakis Omirou, the Armenian parliament's press service reported. The delegation will include Deputy Speaker Edward Sharmazanov, MPs Vahram Baghdasaryan, Armen Mkhitaryan, Mikael Manukyan, Lyudmila Sargsyan, as well as Chief of Staff-Secretary General of National Assembly Hrayr Tovmasyan.

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  19. Paphos quad-bike driver in critical conditionRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 14, 2015 | The Cyprus Weekly

    According to the police, Fotis Menelaou, 49, was driving towards Ayia Varvara Church when the accident occurred and his quad bike collided with the roadside railings and overturned at around 4.50pm on Friday. Seriously injured, he was rushed to Paphos Hospital and, due to the seriousness of his injuries, transferred to Nicosia General Hospital.

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  20. Return of the EideRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 13, 2015 | The Cyprus Weekly

    Special Adviser of the UN Secretary-General on Cyprus Espen Barth Eide will visit the island early next week to push for the possible resumption of the peace process in April. Informed sources told the Cyprus Weekly "there is a window of opportunity for talks to resume in April because of a technical break by the energy company now drilling within Cyprus' Exclusive Economic Zone".

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