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56 min ago | Sunday Herald

Fugitive in A 10m tax fiddle will return to fight his case after fleeing the country

A CONVICTED tax fraud fugitive who fled to Northern Cyprus to escape being sentenced will return to Scotland to fight his case, his lawyer has insisted.

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5 hrs ago | Emirates News Agency

Cypriot President Visits Sheikh Zayed Grand Mosque

WAM ABU DHABI, 16th April, 2014 -- Nicos Anastasiades, President of the Republic of Cyprus, has visited the grounds of the Sheikh Zayed Grand Mosque in Abu Dhabi.

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9 hrs ago | Suria

Greek Cypriots in landmark Easter mass...

Greek Cypriots have been authorised to hold a Good Friday mass at a church in the Turkish-held town of Famagusta on divided Cyprus for the first time in decades.

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9 hrs ago | Emirates News Agency

UAE-Cyprus Business Forum explores joint investment opportunities

WAM Dubai, 16th Apr. 2014 - Nicos Anastasiades, President of the Republic of Cyprus, called upon UAE and Cyprus businesses to benefit from the extraordinary efforts of their respective governments in enhancing economic cooperation between the two sides.

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10 hrs ago | The Cyprus Weekly

Economides wins Best Film

The curtain fell on Cyprus Film Days film festival, the official international fiction feature film festival of Cyprus, on Sunday night with an award ceremony at Rialto Theatre to celebrate cinema and honour independent filmmakers.

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14 hrs ago | Lancashire Evening Post

Bringing two sides of the island together

In the third part of her report on UCLan Cyprus, Education Reporter SONJA ASTBURY talks to the staff who are helping to make it a success story for locals as well as incomers.

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18 hrs ago | PanArmenian Network

Cyprus House Speaker addresses int'l community over Kessab

PanARMENIAN.Net - The President of the House of Representatives of Cyprus, Yiannakis Omirou sent a message to the Presidents of European Parliament, Inter-Parliamentary Union, Parliamentary Assembly of the Mediterranean, Euro Mediterranean Parliamentary Assembly and to the President and Secretary General of the Interparliamentary Assembly on ... (more)

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Tue Apr 15, 2014

The Cyprus Weekly

Their side of the story

Sina and Assandullah, recognised refugees from Iran, who now live in Cyprus, had the opportunity to share their life story with young Cypriots at the Pancyprian Youth Conference on Asylum*.

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The Cyprus Weekly

New find at casino

The Sovereign Base Area Police have revealed that a large amount of a substance believed to be cocaine was seized during a raid on an illegal casino in Trachoni village on Monday morning.

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'Holy Fire' Coming To Cyprus On Saturday

'HOLY FIRE' COMING TO CYPRUS ON SATURDAY April 14, 2014- By Alexia Evripidou The Holy Light, an Orthodox Easter tradition is to be collected from Jerusalem this week by Cyprus Church's, Archimandrite Jerome, and made available to all the faithful during mass for Easter celebration on Saturday night.

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The Financial Mirror

Cyprus President to pay Germany a state visit in May

President of the Republic of Cyprus Nicos Anastasiades will pay Germany a state visit 6-8 of May, during which he will be officially received by German Chancellor Angela Merkel.

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The Financial Mirror

Cyprus and Abu Dhabi sign an Agreement and Memoranda of Understanding

Cyprus and Abu Dhabi have signed a bilateral agreement for cooperation in the air travel services sector and Memoranda of Understanding on energy, tourism, education and science.

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The Cyprus Weekly

Paphos' floating anchorage

Some years ago the state purchased a floating boat anchorage to be used for the process of transporting water from Greece by shi, in times of drought.

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The Financial Mirror

Foreign direct investment important for Cyprus economic recovery

President of the Republic of Cyprus Nicos Anastasiades has stressed that at the heart of the Government's strategy for economic recovery, is the pursuance of Foreign Direct Investment, and to this end all steps are taken to ensure that a more effective and business-friendly environment is facilitated to every extent possible, adding that a series ... (more)

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The Financial Mirror

Cyprus can become a regional telecommunications center

Cyprus can become a regional service center for telecommunications services, Minister of Communication and Works Marios Demetriades said on Monday.

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Mon Apr 14, 2014

The Cyprus Weekly

Happy outcome

A Cypriot man and his pregnant Vietnamese fiance have been reunited after the woman was released from Menoyia Detention Centre.

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The Cyprus Weekly

Going well

The two negotiators in the UN-brokered Cyprus peace talks met again yesterday to continue the screening on issues connected to different chapters with signs of progress.

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The Financial Mirror

Nicos Christodoulides named new Cyprus Government Spokesman

Nikos Christodoulides has been assigned the duties of Government Spokesman, following Monday`s announcement by Christos Stylianides to step down to run for the European Parliament in May's elections.

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Sun Apr 13, 2014

The Daily Record

Millionaire tax fraudster Michael Voudouri set to stand trial in...

SCOTLAND'S most wanted man has been held in custody since he was arrested in the Turkish-controlled park of the island in January and, if he is convicted, he will be sent back to Scotland immediately.

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Sat Apr 12, 2014

Daily Mail

Cyprus: Eerie scenes of long-abandoned airport, empty buildings and...

Pictured: Eerie scenes of long-abandoned airport, empty buildings and streets criss-crossed with barbed wire in Cypriot no-man's land where nobody has been since 1970s Intimidating barbed wire curls across the landscape, as a watchtower commands the surroundings from high ground.

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