Cyprus and Israel ink deal to promote tourism

October 25, 2019 admin 0

An agreement to promote joint travel packages to foreign holidaymakers has been agreed between Cyprus and Israel.  The two geographically close countries want to highlight regional gastronomy, cruise excursions, golf and wellness holidays to German, […]


Powerful storms leave a trail of damage across Cyprus

October 23, 2019 admin 0

Severe storms moved across Cyprus Wednesday into the capital Nicosia, causing widespread power outages. Forecasters say an unstable gaseous mass and low-pressure system is blanketing the eastern Mediterranean. Making matters worse, heavy rain flooded a […]


Farmers count cost after violent hail storms

October 21, 2019 admin 0

The Minister of Agriculture spent Monday inspecting damage caused by hail which battered the Mediterranean island over the weekend. In less than 20 minutes, a storm swept through the east of the island on Sunday, […]


Chinese culture festival thrills Cypriots

October 20, 2019 admin 0

The opening of a colourful three-day Chinese Cultural Festival has attracted scores of locals and tourists to the Cypriot resort of Limassol. The vibrant and bustling event, which is now in its third year, features […]


Police detain 21 migrants as inflow surges

October 18, 2019 admin 0

Police have detained 21 migrants found wandering in the capital on Thursday, as the increased migrant influx continues. Speaking on state radio, a police spokesman disclosed that a pregnant woman and a child were among […]