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9 hrs ago | EKathimerini

Samaras vows to stand by Cyprus in reunification talks

Prime Minister Antonis Samaras has vowed to stand by the Cypriot government in its reunification talks with Turkish-Cypriots after meeting President Nicos Anastasiades in Athens on Monday.

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11 hrs ago | The Financial Mirror

Ten years on - " Is Cyprus still a retirement haven?

Rummaging through the Financial Mirror archives, attention was brought to ten years ago today.

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Fri Jul 25, 2014

International Monetary Fund

Statement by the European Commission, ECB and IMF on the Fifth Review Mission to Cyprus

Staff teams from the European Commission , European Central Bank , and the International Monetary Fund visited Nicosia during July14-25, 2014 for the fifth review of Cyprus's economic program, which is supported by financial assistance from the European Stability Mechanism and the IMF.

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SETimes news

Survey finds support for EU-based solution for Cyprus

Holding the white and red Turkish-Cypriot flag, people attend an army parade marking the 40th anniversary of the Turkish military invasion of Cyprus, on July 20th in Nicosia in the northern Turkish-controlled area of the of the east Mediterranean island.

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The Financial Mirror

SPORTS: Cytavision, APOEL Cyprus in 9 mln TV rights deal

Cyprus football champions APOEL FC signed a 5-year television rights deal with state-owned cable provider Cytavision worth 8.9 mln, seen by fans as far better than the club's previous agreement with LTV.

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Reuters

Tanzania takes control of bank accused of money laundering

Tanzania's central bank said on Friday it had taken over the management of a bank accused by the U.S. government of large-scale money laundering.

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Groong

Tragic 40th Anniversary of Turkish Invasion of Cyprus Marked

The Jewish Voice July 24 2014 Tragic 40th Anniversary of Turkish Invasion of Cyprus Marked Thursday, 24 July 2014 13:54 By: Daniel Pipes July 20, 2014 marked the gloomy 40th anniversary of the day that Turkish troops overpowered the tiny, almost undefended island of Cyprus in a brutal exercise of military might whose immorality only intensifies ... (more)

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Thu Jul 24, 2014

The Financial Mirror

Cyprus - doing its best' to cut down on red tape

Energy, Commerce, Industry and Tourism Minister Yiorgos Lakkotrypis told business leaders in Paphos that the government was aware of the cash-flow problem in the economy and that it was trying to cut down on red tape as part of a widetr plan to introduce universal efficiencies and become mo0re competitive.

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The Financial Mirror

Eurofast Cyprus promotes business in Erbil, northern Iraq

Eurofast, the Cyprus-based multinational advisory company with offices in south east Europe, is opening an office in Erbil, northern Iraq, and has invited the firm's regional director to elaborate on investment opportunities and procedures next week.

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Wed Jul 23, 2014

The Hill

Response to Turkish Cypriot's opinion piece

The opinion piece, "Hope for a peace settlement on Cyprus" by Ahmet Erdengiz is fundamentally flawed and littered with historical inaccuracies.

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The Financial Mirror

Kanika sells Alexander, KIBC to Russian investors in Cyprus

The Kanika Group has sold The Alexander the Great Beach Hotel in Paphos and the Kanika International Business Center in Limassol in two separate multimillion-euro deals involving Russian investors.

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Agricultural Market

Russian exporters seek possibilities for Crimean grain exports

Despite the denial of report on Crimean grain exports to Cyprus, that was made by the Ministry of Foreign Affairs of the country on July 21, 2014, Russian exporters continue to plan further grain shipments from the Crimea to Cyprus.

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Tue Jul 22, 2014

EKathimerini

Anastasiades due to visit Athens on Monday for talks

Cypriot President Nicos Anastasiades is due in Athens on Monday to discuss the ongoing reunification talks on the island with Greek Prime Minister Antonis Samaras and Foreign Minister Evangelos Venizelos.

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EKathimerini

Ryanair to table bid for Cyprus Airways

Ryanair will probably submit an expression of interest in troubled Cyprus Airways, which is up for sale, Chief Executive Michael OA'Leary said on Tuesday.

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The Financial Mirror

Cyprus denies allegations over Crimea barley imports

The Cyprus Foreign Ministry has dismissed press reports of allegations of an import of 4,603 tonnes of barley originating in Crimea on June 23. The Ministry said that investigations conducted by the authorities "revealed that there was no import of cereals originating in Crimea into the Republic of Cyprus".

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The Financial Mirror

Cyprus says FBME bank resolution shows commitment to protect depositors

The decision to place the Cyprus branch of FBME Bank under resolution shows the commitment of the Cypriot independent institutions to safeguard financial stability, Government Spokesman Nicos Christodoulides stressed on Tuesday.

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Mon Jul 21, 2014

Seattle Post-Intelligencer

Protesters denounce Israel at embassy in Cyprus

Protestors burn a hand-painted Israeli flag next to a graffiti of the Star of David symbol, seen on the ground, during an anti Israel demonstration outside of the Israeli embassy in Nicosia, Cyprus, Monday, July 21, 2014.

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National Review Online

Forty Years after the Invasion of Cyprus

Yesterday marked the gloomy 40th anniversary of the day that Turkish troops overpowered the tiny, almost undefended island of Cyprus in a brutal exercise of military might whose immorality only intensifies with the passing decades.

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Sun Jul 20, 2014

Tony Phyrillas

AHEPA Marks Somber 40th Anniversary of Invasion, Occupation of Cyprus

AHEPA Calls for Removal of Turkish Troops from Cyprus; Movement on Confidence-Building Measures WASHINGTON, DC - Supreme President Anthony Kouzounis issued the following statement on the 40th anniversary of the illegal invasion and subsequent occupation of the Republic of Cyprus by Turkey that occurred July 20, 1974: "Today we ask, 'How long?' as ... (more)

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The Washington Post

Cypriots mark 40th anniversary of invasion

A Turkish military officer gives instructions to military guards of honor as they wait for Turkey's President Abdullah Gul to arrive for ceremony following a meeting with Turkish Cypriot leader Dervis Eroglu in the Turkish Cypriot breakaway part of the divided capital Nicosia in northern Cyprus, Saturday, July 19, 2014.

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