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Snow is expected to return to the Troodos mountain peaks on Tuesday and Wednesday, with rain and isolated storms forecast for the rest of the country.
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The bilateral agreement was signed by Communications Minister Tassos Mitospoulos who headed a delegation that included Presidential Undersecretary Constantinos Petrides, the Director General of the Communications and Works Ministry Alecos Michaelides, the Cypriot ambassador in Qatar Charalambos Panayides, Civil Aviation Director Iakovos Demetriou ... (more)
At 0630 AEDT on Tuesday, the local unit was trading at 90.20 US cents, down from 90.28 cents on Monday.
Cyprus central bank governor Panicos Demetriades, whose performance came under fire over the island's banking crisis last year, resigned on Monday, the president's office announced.
The Democratic Party suffered another blow on Monday after three more cabinet ministers shunned their party leadership, despite the order for them to leave office by the end of this week, following the centre-right party's withdrawal as a junior member of the governing coalition.
Cyprus still in mourning: Relatives of hundreds of Cypriots who disappeared during troubles on the island more than 40 years ago desperate to lay loved ones to rest Relatives of hundreds of Cypriots who disappeared more than 40 years ago during a decade of unrest are still unable to bury their loved ones because their bodies have never been found.
I was in the checkout line in the grocery store once and happened to glance at the tabloids beside me and noticed the headline: "Sunbather Bursts into Flame on Beach!" I did a double-take as I considered the ramifications of such an event.
Business leaders from both sides of Cyprus meeting in Brussels have expressed the conviction that a solution of the Cyprus problem "will benefit all sectors of the economy and will bring gains for Cypriots on both sides of the island, with significant growth to companies and creating jobs for many of our unemployed compatriots."
Job prospects in the air transport industry are said to be positive, as according to experts, air traffic in Europe will increase by 5% in the next decade.
An Akel official who prosecutors previously alleged played a hand in the multi-million euro land swindle deal in Dromolaxia has not been included on the charge sheet ahead of the trial.
Developments in the Cyprus problem, the course of the Cypriot economy and the situation in Ukraine were discussed at a meeting on Friday in Dublin between President of the Republic of Cyprus Nicos Anastasiades and German Chancellor Angela Merkel.
Efforts are being made for Limassol General Hospital to become a teaching hospital by September and able to admit its first students, said University of Nicosia Medical Course Director Adonis Ioannides.
For the sixth consecutive year 93 graduates fully trained and equipped with the necessary knowledge and skills and ready to face the current economic challenges, are entering into the business world after completing the MBA Program of the University of Cyprus.