Lilikas comments on Ledra crossing opening

Cypriot Foreign Minister George Lillikas has said that the Turkish Cypriot side has to demonstrate the necessary good will that would lead to the lifting of those obstacles, concerning security matters, that

EC launches new Help TV ads against smoking

As part of its campaign ‘Help – for a life without tobacco’, the European Commission presented a new anti-smoking advert which will air from 15 January on 80 television channels in 22

Baghdatis advances in Australian Open

Cypriot tennis player Marcos Baghdatis won his opening match at the Australian Open, beating German Rainer Schuettler 3-1 set.Last year’s Australian Open finalist Marcos Baghdatis, 11th seed, eliminated the 2003 finalist Rainer

Rocket fired at U.S. Athens Embassy

There was a rocket attack on the American Embassy in Athens this morning, police said. The blast caused minor damage but there were no injuries. The explosion, at 5.58 a.m. this morning,

Cyprus interest rates remain unchanged

Cyprus Central Bank Monetary Policy Committee (MPC) in its fist meeting for 2007 decided to maintain Cyprus‘ official interest rates, that is the minimum bid rate on the main refinancing operations, the