Daily Archives: November 11, 2019

Remains of soldiers killed during 1964 Turkish bombing discovered in Pachyammos

The remains and personal items, possibly belonging to a number of National Guard soldiers, killed during the 1964 aerial bombardment of the Tylliria area by Turkey, have been discovered at the site of a former makeshift hospital in Pachyammos, Presidential

A study on the possibility of launching direct flights between China and Cyprus to be carried out, House President says

Cyprus House President Demetris Syllouris and the delegation accompanying him during his visit to China discussed on Monday with the Chairperson of Guangdong Provincial People’s Congress the possibility of launching direct flights between China and Cyprus, and more specifically between

WEATHER: Cyprus swelters during one of the hottest November on record

Cyprus is basking in unusually warm weather with temperatures spiking around 10 degrees Celsius above the norm for this time of year, making it one of the hottest November’s on record.

While average temperatures for November are usually around 20-22 …

ENERGY: EU adopts sanctions strategy targeting Turkey over Cyprus drilling

Brussels has launched a system for imposing EU sanctions on Turkey over its unauthorized gas drilling in Cyprus waters, but no Turkish companies or officials have yet been singled out.

EU foreign ministers adopted a mechanism Monday making it possible …

CYPRUS: Real estate stakeholders worried over future of passport scheme

After the government’s decision to revoke 26 passports given to investors who failed the tighter criteria test, real estate stakeholders are uneasy as they feel the Citizenship for Investment scheme is at risk.

Cyprus decided to revoke 26 citizenships granted …

ENERGY: EU Foreign Ministers to adopt sanctions against Turkey’s illegal activity in Cyprus

EU Foreign Ministers meet in Brussels, on Monday, where they are expected to adopt restrictive measures against Turkey’s illegal drilling activities in Cyprus waters.

The EU has already decided to impose restrictive measures against companies or individuals benefiting from, carrying …