Cyprus Daily News


FBME questions CBC reasons for obstruction of the transactions

..FBME questions the reasons given by the CBC on a written statement on August 28, concerning the reasons for which transactions by customers of the FBME Cyprus branch are being obstructed…The branch office of FBME Bank Ltd in Cyprus, currently …


Odd man out: Cyprus against new sanctions on Russia, says FM

..Kasoulides said that the practice of imposing sanctions proved to be ineffective…Minister of Foreign Affairs Ioannis Kasoulides opposed to the imposition …


Hellenic Bank announces losses 95,5 million euros

..According to the bank, the negative economic environment and the continuous increase of non-performing loans continue to affect the quality of the Group’s loan portfolio…Hellenic Bank announced Friday losses 95,5 million (after taxation) for …


UNSG’s new Special Adviser to visit Cyprus September 5-8

..According to the press release, during his stay on the island Eide will hold initial bilateral meetings with the two leaders and their teams…The new Special Adviser to the Secretary General on Cyprus …


Registrations of motor vehicles up by 23.7 percent in 2014

..Private Saloon cars increased to 10.120 from 7.774 in January July 2013, recording an increase of 30.2%…The total registrations of motor vehicles in Cyprus increased by …


Accommodation and Food Service Activities increase by 4.5 percent in 2014

..For the period April – June 2014, compared to the corresponding period last year, the sector of Accommodation and Food Service Activities recorded an increase of 5.4% whereas, the sector of Information and Communication recorded a decrease of 1.1%……


Cyprus looks to United Arab Emirates as buyer for surplus fruit

..According to an official press release, Kouyialis met on Friday with representatives of the UAE import company…Cypriot producers and merchants will have a series of meetings …


Patriarch of Jerusalem to hold service in Troodos mountains

..After the liturgy, they will visit the camping site of St. Nicholas in Kakopetria, where the young people participating in the programme are hosted, to talk and exchange views with them…Patriarch of Jerusalem Theophilos arrives on Saturday in Cypru…


Two Russian diplomats missing in Ukraine — embassy

..Given the controversial information from the Ukrainian ministries, the Russian Embassy declared the diplomats were missing…Two Russian diplomats have disappeared in Ukraine, the Russian Embassy …


Ukraine invasion photos taken from computer game, says Russian FM

..”All these allegations are hanging in the air. There was not a single fact which was put on the table,” the Russian foreign minister emphasized…Russian Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov said on Friday that images …