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Cyprus' Former Interior Minister and 4 others Guilty of Money Laundering and Unlawful Payments

An Athens court has found former Cyprus` Interior Minister Dinos Michaelides, his son Michalis and three others guilty of receiving kickbacks. The Cyprus News Agency reports that the defendants were also found guilty of money laundering in relation to the...

CIPA President: Cyprus Is an Attractive Investment Destination

His belief that Cyprus, despite the crisis, remains an attractive investment destination due to its competitive advantages, among which is the island's location, expressed today the President of Cyprus Investment Promotion Agency (CIPA), Christodoulos Agastiniotis. Addressing the annual Cyprus...

Cypriot Foreign Minister Kassoulides: No Issue of Russian Bases

Cypriot Foreign Minister Ioannis Kassoulides ruled out earlier today the possibility of a future installation of Russian naval or military bases in Cyprus' territory. Talking on the sidelines of the Foreign Affairs Council in Brussels, he denied that an...

Cyprus to Support Greek Positions at Eurogroup, EU Summit

A number of Cypriot government officials on Saturday indicated that Cyprus will support Greece's positions during discussions at European bodies. In statements to Cypriot state radio station RIK, government spokesman Nikos Christodoulides said that Cypriot President Nicos Anastasiades will underline...

President Anastasiades: Cypriots Deserve More than a Divided Country

President of the Republic of Cyprus Nicos Anastasiades once again urged the Turkish side to cooperate with the island's legitimate authority in order to turn Cyprus into a modern European country. In an interview with Turkish and Turkish-Cypriot media...

Cypriot President Anastasiades: Growth Strategy Is Our Main Concern

The Cypriot government's emphasis is now turned toward a “Cypriot Reform Program,” aiming to fulfill the necessary structural reforms and set the foundations for a long-running sustainable growth in order to attract foreign investments and create the country’s new...

UNHCR Expresses Appreciation over Cypriot Govt's Efforts to Assist Refugees

United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees (UNHCR) appeared pleased with the Cypriot government's enormous efforts in providing assistance to over 330 Syrian and Palestinian refugees who have abandoned their war-torn homelands. As UNHCR underlined, Cyprus has done its best...

Ankara: Turkish-Cypriots Have Right to Exploit Natural Resources

Greek Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras' statements during a joint press conference with the President of the Republic of Cyprus, Nicos Anastasiades, during his first official visit abroad, in Nicosia, caused Ankara's fierce reaction. "Tsipras' statements during his visit to the...

Cypriot Customs Confiscates 500,000 Euros from Greek Businessman

Custom authorities in Cyprus confiscated half a million euros from a Greek businessman who attempted to fly the money back to Greece when Cypriot banks refused to let him deposit it. Reuters reports that the businessman had arrived in the...

New Hope on the Horizon

Newly elected Greek Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras' visit to Cyprus was an overwhelming success. One that offered hope that things are about to change for the better. He has given hope but not only to the Hellenes across the...