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  1. News - World

    Cyprus: Doctor says former President Glafcos Clerides, who guided country into EU, has died

    Posted Nov 16th 2013, 01:01am by AP

    ... NICOSIA, Cyprus (AP) — Cyprus: Doctor says former President Glafcos Clerides, who guided country into EU, has died. ...

  2. News - World

    Cyprus bailout talks make ‘good progress’

    Posted Nov 24th 2012, 11:03am by AP in Cyprus

    ... AP in Cyprus Cyprus’ potential international creditors said Friday they have made “good progress” in negotiations on a possible bailout for the crisis-hit country. Cyprus’ potential ... been reached, Cyprus will become the fourth member of the 17-strong group of European Union countries that use the euro to receive international help with its debts. The troika representatives ...

  3. News - World - GAY RIGHTS

    Cyprus' first gay pride parade in Nicosia draws thousands of marchers

    Posted Jun 02nd 2014, 03:49am by Reuters

    ... Reuters in Nicosia, Cyprus Cyprus' first gay pride parade draws thousands Thousands of people have marched in Cyprus' first gay pride parade, calling for equal rights ... activist Magda Zenon. "I want to live in a society where everyone has equal access to resources and the law." Cyprus decriminalised homosexuality in 1998, five years after a lone activist ...

  4. News - World - Cyprus

    Turkey defies European court ruling on Cyprus invasion damages

    Posted May 14th 2014, 01:47am by AFP

    ... "legal contradictions", had "dealt the biggest blow" to the peace process after UN-sponsored talks over Cyprus got back under way in February. ...

  5. News - World - Cyprus

    Cyprus president has ‘guarded optimism’ over US-brokered peace deal

    Posted Feb 13th 2014, 04:27pm by Agence France-Presse in Nicosia

    ... Agence France-Presse in Nicosia Peace talks on the ethnically-divided Mediterranean island of Cyprus set to resume after two-year hiatus Cyprus President Nicos Anastasiades said he has ... counterpart Dervis Eroglu issued on Tuesday relaunching peace talks after a nearly two-year hiatus. He said the joint communique does not aim to scrap the Cyprus republic but instead see ...

  6. News - World - UKRAINE

    Joe Biden set for Romania talks next week on crisis in neighbour Ukraine

    Posted May 13th 2014, 09:22pm by AFP

    ... Associated Press in Washington US Vice-President Joe Biden will discuss the Ukraine crisis next week while visiting neighbouring Romania, and Cyprus, the White House announced. Biden ... on Monday, is intended to reinforce America's commitment to Nato allies amid concerns about Russia's intervention in Ukraine. In Cyprus, Biden will meet Greek Cypriot and Turkish Cypriot ...

  7. News - Hong Kong - EMPLOYMENT

    Filipino helpers left in lurch over jobs in Cyprus

    Posted Dec 19th 2012, 12:00am by Ada Lee

    ... Ada Lee ada.lee@scmp.com Filipinos claim they are HK$30,000 out of pocket after signing up to work in Cyprus, with at least one visa document issued said to be fake Helpers left in lurch ... as domestics in Cyprus on November 14. They said the agency, Limestone Overseas and Trading, kept telling them almost daily they would be flying out soon. Now they claim to be stuck in Hong Kong ...

  8. News - China - SYRIA CONFLICT

    Chinese warship in Cyprus to aid Syrian chemical weapons removal

    Posted Jan 04th 2014, 08:13pm by Reuters in Limassol

    ... Reuters in Limassol The Yancheng, a missile frigate on its way to escort a convoy carrying chemical weapons from Syria docked in Cyprus on Saturday where it was greeted by Chinese nationals A Chinese frigate which will help escort Syria’s stockpile of chemical weapons out of the country docked in Cyprus on Saturday as part of a delayed international mission. The Yancheng, ...

  9. News - Hong Kong - POLICE

    'It's the end of an era': Hong Kong force will have fewest expat cops in 170-year history

    Posted Aug 30th 2014, 07:24pm by Lana Lam

    ... in Cyprus, said his three decades in the force were a privilege but of a particular time in history. “When asked whether I would stay post-1997 by the then deputy commissioner, my answer ...

  10. News - World - UNITED NATIONS

    Norwegian general Kristin Lund is first woman UN peacekeeping commander

    Posted May 13th 2014, 09:12pm by AFP

    ... China's Major General Chao Liu on August 13 as commander of 1,000 peacekeepers in Cyprus. Cyprus has been divided into a Turkish Cypriot north and a Greek Cypriot south since 1974 and talks have resumed to reunite the Mediterranean island. Lund said she had been to Cyprus several times and was looking forward to the challenges of her new job- maintaining the ceasefire and supporting ...




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