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Working together for regional peace

Greece and Egypt lent their support to Cyprus on Tuesday, calling on Turkey to cease its “provocative actions” in the eastern Mediterranean, including prospecting for oil and gas in the island's territorial waters. “The heads of state and government expressed ...
Tuesday, October 8, 2019

Egypt, Cyprus, Greece condemns gas exploration by Turkey

CAIRO — Egypt, Cyprus, and Greece are condemning an “unlawful and unacceptable” bid by Turkey to drill inside waters where Cyprus has exclusive economic rights. President Abdel-Fattah el-Sissi hosted a meeting Tuesday with Cypriot President Nicos ...
Tuesday, October 8, 2019

Four suspects in sham marriage arrested in Larnaca

The Cyprus Mail is the only English-language daily newspaper published in Cyprus. It was established in 1945 and today, with its popular and widely-read website, the Cyprus Mail is among the most trusted news sites in Cyprus. The newspaper is not ...
Tuesday, October 8, 2019

Cyprus Shipping: A seat at shipping's top table

Last year Cyprus made shipping a cabinet position within government, with Natasa Pilides tasked with taking shipping to the next level. A whirlwind of events, incentives and regulations have since passed and Cyprus is now widely seen as among the most ...
Tuesday, October 8, 2019

Three hunting dogs stolen in Paphos

The Cyprus Mail is the only English-language daily newspaper published in Cyprus. It was established in 1945 and today, with its popular and widely-read website, the Cyprus Mail is among the most trusted news sites in Cyprus. The newspaper is not ...
Tuesday, October 8, 2019

Concerns as Turkish Navy surrounds Cyprus

Tension mounted in the Eastern Mediterranean on Tuesday as the Turkish Navy practically encircled Cyprus with almost 20 vessels, including frigates and submarines. Turkey's move coincided with the imminent launch of operations by the Yavuz drillship ...
Tuesday, October 8, 2019

Our View: Greece takes responsible approach with toned down rhetoric

Back in the days of Archbishop Makarios, when Greece's government refused to follow his scheming or back his political brinkmanship, unflattering reports would appear in the Cypriot and Greek press criticising Athens of letting down Cyprus and not ...
Tuesday, October 8, 2019

Shipping Chamber and shipowners' union to merge

The Cyprus Shipping Chamber (CSC) and the Cyprus Union of Shipowners have approved a merger agreement that will unify the two associations in the service of Cyprus shipping. A merger agreement outline, approved by the board of directors of the two ...
Tuesday, October 8, 2019