Cyprus Drastically Reduces Mandatory Army Service to 14 Months

On Thursday the Cyprus parliament went forward in approving a legislation that slashes mandatory military service for male Greek-Cypriot nationals from 24 months to...

Gazprom Offers Cyprus Restructuring Deal to Avoid EU Bailout

Russian energy giant Gazprom has offered the Republic of Cyprus a plan in which the company will undertake the restructuring of the country's banks...

Late President Christofias to be Buried with State Honors in Nicosia

Dimitris Christofias, the former Cypriot president who died last Friday at the age of 72, is to be buried on Tuesday at 5 PM...

Greek PM Tsipras to Visit Cyprus

Greek Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras will arrive on an official visit to Cyprus on Monday, following an invitation extended by President Nicos Anastasiades. During his...

Turkey Threatens to Cut EU Ties Over Cyprus

EU-candidate Turkey will freeze relations with the European Union if Cyprus is given the EU presidency in 2012, Deputy Prime Minister Besir Atalay was...

Cyprus to Assess Situation as Turkish NAVTEX About to Expire

The Cypriot government is expected to assess the situation as it evolves until December 30, the date on which the Turkish NAVTEX (Navigational...

The Dilemma of Divided Cyprus and the Turkish Trap

Under the current political climate, there is a slim possibility that a conciliatory resolution to the Cyprus problem may not be far off. If...

S&P: Cyprus Ratings Lowered to ΄BB+/B”

Standard & Poor΄s Ratings Services has cut Cyprus΄s rating two notches into highly speculative territory, citing escalating financial pressure and uncertainty as bailout negotiations...

British Tories MP Brings Cyprus Problem to the House of Commons

North London Conservative MP David Burrowes has once again raised the Cyprus' long standing issue at the House of Commons Foreign Policy Session. Burrowes, a well-known friend...

Cyprus Alerts Interpol On McCann Case

Cypriot police said they have notified Interpol over a possible sighting of missing British girl Madeleine McCann in the holiday resort of Ayia Napa....

Cyprus’ Center-Right Refuses to Back Candidates in Run-Off Vote

Cyprus' center-right DIKO party has decided it will support neither the incumbent nor his left-wing challenger in Sunday's runoff of the country’s presidential election. The party's...

Cyprus Cringes at Unofficial EU Presidency Ditty

A song dedicated to Cyprus’ EU presidency has gone viral on the internet over the last two days with some convinced it’s a spoof...

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