With only weeks away from the festive holiday splash, Cypriots are not in the party mood as they shy from the Black Friday ‘giveaways’ and keep their pockets zipped. There hasn’t been
The Law Office has received complaints on possible sanctions violations running into double-digits, Attorney-General George Savvides told a parliamentary committee discussing the Cyprus Confidential expose. It involves millions of leaked files on financial transactions
The Council of the EU renewed its restrictive measures imposed in 2019 for an additional year in view of Turkey’s unauthorised drilling activities in the Eastern Mediterranean. As stated in a press
Four more individuals and two companies related to Cyprus are included in a new US list of sanctions imposed for enabling Russia’s war on Ukraine. The US imposed sweeping new measures against Moscow over the
The US State Department official Erik Woodhouse is in Cyprus carrying additional evidence concerning sanctions on Russian oligarchs and Cypriot financiers assisting them. Woodhouse arrived on Wednesday on a two-day official visit
When the Empire of Japan attacked Pearl Harbor in Hawaii in 1941, the Roosevelt administration embarked on an epic crackdown on Japanese Americans to limit their ability to spy for the enemy.
British High Commissioner Irfan Siddiq expressed his encouragement at the excellent collaboration with government and industry in Cyprus regarding UK sanctions of Cypriot entities linked to Russians supporting Moscow’s war. During a reception
The government sees no need to step in to support any sector of the economy from the fallout of the war in Ukraine and sanctions on Russia. At the House Commerce Committee,
Despite authorities and stakeholders in the services sector being relieved that no Cypriot company or individual was included in the latest sanctions list issued by the UK, a Cyprus-Russia link was present.
Some 100 Cypriot companies caught up in the UK and US sanctions fallout are back in business after restructuring their executive boards, removing sanctioned people for helping Russian oligarchs. The Registrar of