Oil nears key $50-a-barrel mark

Fresh violence in Iraq has seen oil prices surge to new records, nearing $50 a barrel. New York light crude reached $49.27 a barrel for the first time in European trading, following

Cyprus construction output rose 11.9% in 2006

The Cyprus Statistical Service Cystat has published the annual report “Construction and Housing Statistics, 2006€. The report contains detailed data on the construction sector, pertaining, inter alia, to output, capital formation, inputs,

Cyprus trade deficit rises to CYP 1.1 bln in May

The Statistical Service of Cyprus announces that it has published the monthly report “Intra-Extra E.U. Trade Statistics (Summarised Data)” for May 2007. The main developments in Cyprus foreign trade were was follows.