Cyprus

How Halloumi Devoured a Nation

Yiannos Pittas remembers the days decades ago when his Cypriot dairy airlifted halloumi cheese to expat diplomats in London. These days it’s flying …

Cheese

EU official: Cyprus may obtain new EU border police

NICOSIA, Cyprus (AP) — The European Union‘s new, upgraded border police could in the future be dispatched to Cyprus to help stem the flow of migrants …

European Union

Germany top importer of Turkish tea

TRABZON - Anadolu Agency<p>Germany was the top importer of Turkish tea, purchasing 128 tons in the first eight months of this year.<p>Turkey earned …

Exports

Child drowns as boat carrying Syrian refugees sinks off Lebanon coast

A child has drowned after a boat carrying approximately 36 Syrian refugees sank off the coast on Lebanon.<p>The boat was ferrying refugees illegally to …

War

Cyprus protests Turkish warship's arrest of fishing boat

Cyprus was trying to secure the release of five fishermen who were taken into custody by a Turkish warship Friday as they were fishing off the …

Protest

How Halloumi Devoured a Nation – Bloomberg

How Halloumi Devoured a Nation<p>How Halloumi Devoured a Nation<p>How Halloumi Devoured a …

Cheese

Cyprus Economy Has Come Out of 'Cardiac Arrest,' Says Bank of Cyprus CEO – Bloomberg

Cyprus Economy Has Come Out of 'Cardiac Arrest,' Says Bank of Cyprus CEO<p>Cyprus Economy Has Come Out of 'Cardiac Arrest,' Says Bank of Cyprus …

Loans

Hellenic Bank CEO Says Cyrpus Is Overbanked, Overinsured – Bloomberg

Hellenic Bank CEO Says Cyrpus Is Overbanked, Overinsured<p>Hellenic Bank CEO Says Cyrpus Is Overbanked, Overinsured<p>Hellenic Bank CEO Says Cyrpus Is …

Banking (UK)

S&P Raises Cyprus to Investment Grade – Bloomberg

S&P Raises Cyprus to Investment Grade<p>S&P Raises Cyprus to Investment Grade<p>S&P Raises Cyprus to Investment …

Bloomberg Markets

Inside Europe: The slaughter of birds on Cyprus

Europe is heading into autumn. And that means millions of birds will start flying south to warmer regions. Every year the skies above Cyprus are …

Birds

Bloomberg Photo Advisory: Sept. 21, 2018 | Bloomberg Media Distribution

<b>Bloomberg Global Photo Advisory For Friday, Sept. 21, 2018</b><p><b>ASIA:</b> <br>HONG KONG: Apple Inc.’s iPhone XS, XS Max and Watch Arrive In Stores (Stills &</b> …

Hong Kong

Murdered man's body found after tree 'unusual for the area' grew from seed in his stomach

A missing man who was murdered more than 40 years ago has been found - after a seed from a fig in his stomach grew into a tree.<p>Ahmet Hergune was …

Crime (UK)

Russia said to constrict Cyprus airspace and waters as it boosts Syria activity

Russia has effectively sealed off much of the airspace and waters surrounding Cyprus, increasing its activities in the area following the downing of …

Russian Military

Is this the best family hotel in Cyprus?

Cyprus is gloriously hot at Easter and October half-term, but its trump card for those travelling with under fours is that it's less than five hours …

Siblings

EU pushes October Brexit agreement, threatens no deal

SALZBURG, Austria (Reuters) - European Union leaders will push for a Brexit deal next month but warned Prime Minister Theresa May on Thursday that if she will not give ground on trade and the Irish border by November they are ready to cope with Britain crashing out.<p>"Don't worry, be happy," joked EU …

European Union

The Latest: 65 Syrian migrants land in Cyprus

next<p>prev<p>The Latest on Europe's response to the influx of migrants (all times local):<p>5:40 p.m.<p>Cyprus police say 65 people — including 24 children and 18 women — believed to be Syrian migrants are receiving medical check-ups after arriving aboard a boat spotted southeast of the east Mediterranean …

European Union

Turkey will protect its energy rights in eastern Mediterranean, energy minister says

Turkey will not allow any unilateral hydrocarbon drilling or exploration in the eastern Mediterranean Sea, Energy and Natural Resources Minister …

Natural Gas

Spectacular Travel Landscape Photography by Altug Galip

Stunning travel scenes by Altug Galip a.k.a. kyrenian, a talented self-taught photographer, traveler, and Instagram star who was born in London and …

Landscape Photography

Discovering the transformation of the northern Turkish coast of Cyprus (and why it's perfect for families)

I’ve just been to Cyprus for the first time in 60 years. To my surprise no one recognised me or said: ‘Welcome back, where have you been?’<p>My last …

Acapulco

Melco International to open four casinos in Cyprus

Melco International Development (OTC:MDEVF) says its three satellite casinos in Cyprus are scheduled to open this year and a fourth will be open by …

Business

Turkish base on Cyprus

I have no idea how it came up but for some time, very much like a soap opera, self-proclaimed strategists discuss Turkey’s need for establishing a …

Cyprus

Egypt, Cyprus ink accord for gas pipeline

A joint committee would be set up in 30 days to oversee the project.

Natural Gas

Man pleads not guilty to killing British tourist in Cyprus

A 35-year-old man pleaded not guilty on Wednesday to murdering a British tourist in Cyprus, in an alleged premeditated hit-and-run attack which also …

Cyprus

Freshly Chopped to create 150 jobs with 10 new stores

The outlets, located across the Republic of Ireland, Northern Ireland, Cyprus and Britain, will be opened before Christmas.<p>The roles being created …

Northern Ireland

Wirral scuba diver Ray Woolley breaks own world record

IT'S official - a Wirral man has broken his own Guinness Record for being the world's oldest scuba diver.<p>Ray Woolley held onto the title after diving …

Wirral

The Eastern Mediterranean is getting more dangerous, and it’s not because of Russia, Syria, or Iran

The Eastern Mediterranean is about to get a lot more dangerous, and it’s not because of Russia, Syria, or Iran. Eastern Mediterranean used to be …

U.S. Politics

Cyprus toasts harvest of the 'wine of gods'

DOROS (CYPRUS) (AFP) -<p>In one of Europe's oldest wine-making regions, the fields are blushed with deep red, purple and gold as the harvest of the "wine of gods" gets underway in Cyprus.<p>"My heart is beating at every moment because there is a high risk," said Filippos Karseras, at his winery in the …

Wine

From Amathus to Birmingham: The incredible journeys made by Greek Cypriots to our city

The evolution of Greek Cypriot cuisine into British restaurants and supermarkets is at its peak - hummus is a staple on most shopping lists and …

Siblings

Cyprus public school teachers stage 2-day strike

Some 120,000 primary, middle and high school students in Cyprus have stayed home as school teachers go ahead with a two-day strike to protest what they say was the government's move to impose money-saving measures without consulting with them.<p>Teachers' union leaders say they were forced to take …

European Union

Cyprus taps bond market at 'most favorable' yield

NICOSIA, Cyprus (AP) — Cyprus' government spokesman says the country has raised 1.5 billion euros ($1.75 billion) at the "historically most …

Business (New Zealand)