A woman arrested in Istanbul, Turkey, after threatening to blow up an aircraft which was to fly to Tymbou (Ercan) airport in Turkish occupied Cyprus, faces 10 years in prison. The incident
By Ivanka Pittelkau Before we are fully absorbed in the holiday spirit and the year draws to a close, we are left with an occasion to review the past year and make
Confidence in the shipping industry rose in the last quarter to its highest level for 18 months, according to the latest Shipping Confidence Survey from the industry’s leading adviser and accountant BDO.
Cyprus police are questioning a 57-year-old man in connection with the Australian drug bust where 645 kilos of ecstasy was found in Cypriot-made barbecues. It is the largest quantity of drugs in
By Hussein Sayed, Chief Market Strategist at FXTM Asian equities traded mixed on Monday, holding near their 2019 highs as volumes dropped with traders and investors preparing to celebrate the holiday break.
Nicosia hailed the US lifting its 1987 arms embargo on Cyprus as a political breakthrough that showed the increasing importance of the region to Washington, said Foreign Minister Nikos Christodoulides. He said
US President Donald Trump signed the bills endorsing the “Eastern Mediterranean Security and Energy Partnership Act and lifting a decades-long arms embargo on Cyprus. Trump signed the act before Friday’s deadline aboard
By Lukman Otunuga, Senior Research Analyst at FXTM Stocks across Asia were mixed on Friday morning following another record high on Wall Street overnight. Investors cheered more positive news on the trade
By Hussein Sayed, Chief Market Strategist at FXTM The S&P 500 snapped a five-day winning streak to close slightly lower on Wednesday. Despite the slight retreat, investors still seem in a risk-on
Cyprus has adopted the non-legally binding, working definition of Antisemitism, as employed by the International Holocaust Remembrance Alliance, as a useful guidance tool in education and training. “It reaffirms the commitment of