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173 Passengers on the Maiden Voyage of the Cyprus to Greece Ferry

The first ferry trip between Cyprus and Greece in 21 years was hailed as “very positive” by the Cypriot deputy shipping minister Vassilis Demetriades on Monday. Motorcyclists, pensioners, nervous flyers, and students are just some of the 173 people who...

First Cyprus-Greece Ferry in 22 Years Starts Service on Sunday

The first car and passenger ferry in 22 years linking Cyprus and Greece will set out on its first voyage on Sunday departing from the port of Limassol to Piraeus. The fully renovated Daleela ferry is operated by Scandro Holding,...

First Cyprus-Greece Ferry in 22 Years Could Start Service in June

The first Cyprus-Greece passenger ferry line will kick off as early as June from Limassol port 22 years after it was abandoned, Cyprus daily Phileleftheros reported on Tuesday. The preferred bidder to operate the once very popular ferry line will...

Pro-Russia Rally in Cyprus Draws Support, Counter Protestors

A pro-Russia rally in Limassol, Cyprus garnered both support and counter protesters on Saturday. Members of the city's Russian community demonstrated their support for their home country. While much of the world has rallied around Ukraine, which was brutally invaded...

Large Pod of 30 Dolphins Spotted Off Limassol, Cyprus

A pod of nearly 30 bottlenose dolphins were spotted in the Mediterranean Sea off Limassol, Cyprus, on Friday. Although the species of dolphin is the most common in the Mediterranean Sea, a pod this large is an uncommon sight in...

France's Largest Naval Vessel Docks in Limassol, Cyprus in Show of Strength

France's ''Charles De Gaulle,'' the largest aircraft carrier in Europe, docked at the port of Limassol in Cyprus on Thursday. The photographs of this massive vessel are impressive by any measure and send a message of the strongest possible cooperation between the...

Greek Company to Build Europe's Largest Casino Resort on Cyprus (video)

Integrated Casino Resort Cyprus (ICR) announced on Tuesday that it had awarded the contract for the construction of Limassol’s "City of Dreams" Mediterranean Integrated Casino Resort to the Greek conglomerate Avax – Terna JV. According to the principal contract, construction...

Two Police Officers Shot in Limassol, One in Serious Condition

Two police officers were injured in Limassol on Saturday night after their patrol car was shot several times, according to the Cyprus News Agency (CNA). The police officers were called to go to Ipsonas for a check on a parked...

President of Cyprus Lays the First Stone for Limassol Del Mar Development Project

Cyprus President Nicos Anastasiades praised the spirit of Cypriot entrepreneurs on Friday evening at a ceremony during which he laid the foundation of the Limassol Del Mar development project. Addressing the event, President Anastasiades said that the project is indicative...

Cypriot Convict Begs Wardens to Stay in Prison

A 25-year-old man in Cyprus refused to leave the central prisons after his release as he had nowhere else to go, it was reported on Wednesday. According to the Politis news daily, the 25-year-old, who was sentenced to 45 days...