Daily Archives: October 10, 2020

Turkey turns up the heat on Cyprus

Cyprus, strategically located in the eastern Mediterranean, which Henry Kissinger described “as a stationary aircraft carrier in the middle of the sea”, is again in the news due to the decision, by Turkey and the breakaway Turkish Cypriots to open

New storm brewing over ‘golden passports’

Cyprus Citizenship for Investment Scheme is under scrutiny once more following revelations the cabinet approved the naturalisation of 42 relatives of a Saudi businessman with friendly ties to the President.   The case involves relatives of the owner of JetStream

COVID19: Cyprus unable to stem cases surge

Cypriots were urged to strictly follow hygiene rules as new COVID-19 cases surged to 35 on Saturday, the second-highest spike since mid-April.   Cyprus is suffering its worst outbreak of coronavirus since the pandemic peaked six months ago.