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Climate change seen causing big rise in migrant flow to EU by 2100
Obama warns society being splintered by online biases (Update)
Climate lawsuits to watch in 2018
Five communities looking after their own future
2017 was second hottest year on record, after sizzling 2016
Warmer temperatures causing sea turtles to be born female
2017 was second or third warmest year, behind 2016: UN
Artificially cooling planet may pose threat to plants, animals
EU to pump €101m into Cyprus gas network
EU auditors to examine desertification risk in Cyprus
Football, cricket and golf handicapped by UK climate change
Every breath we take
Cities urged to buy up cheap land for sustainable expansion
Hundreds flee Australian bushfires that kill cattle, destroy homes
Forestry workers issue SOS for green areas
Malta under fire for low levels of climate change ambition in shipping
Events to mark Earth Hour
Malta under fire for low levels of climate change ambition in shipping
Anastasiades says significant changes need to be made to reduce greenhouse gases
High profile conference to address climate change
Greece poorest in Europe on attitude to tackling climate change from shipping
Further, faster, deeper: the UK needs a more ambitious Climate Change Act
The story of dust: fact and fiction
EU project to mitigate impact of climate change on islands
Scott Silvestri, a spokesman for Exxon, said the company was considering its next steps. Healey and Schneiderman launched their investigations following news reports in 2015 saying Exxon's own scientists determined that fossil fuel combustion must be reduced to mitigate the impact of climate change.
Tourism
Flights to connect Pafos with Cairo and Alexandria
Record tourist arrivals in Cyprus during November and first 11 months
Cyprus talks will never be the same, Akıncı says
Cyprus Tourism Organisation records strong November visitor figures
Cyprus looking to bolster cooperation with Saudi Arabia
Cyprus president woos King Salman in Saudi Arabia for deals
President and new Israeli ambassador laud strong ties
Cyprus' Foreign Ministry supports Nicosia's nomination for European Youth Capital 2021
Sambo coaching seminar held in Cyprus
Cyprus sets sea borders for energy drilling with Greece's backing
Cyprus: casino resort to add $838 million to economy yearly
City of Dreams arrives in Europe; The Integrated Resorts Cyprus Consortium unveils plans for the ...
Island's first casino resort to open its doors in 2021
Europe's 'largest casino complex' to open in Cyprus by 2021
Cyprus casino resort to add $838 million to economy yearly
Cyprus' first casino to be operational by 2021
Melco Intl's Cyprus resort to open in 2021: firm
Europe's 'Largest Casino Complex' to Open in Cyprus by 2021
Travel journalists inspect Paphos, as resort promotes attractions
Cyprus to host its first ever international hockey event
Cyprus' €500m IR set to open its doors in 2021
AP: Cyprus' Casino resort to add $838 million to economy annually
Cyprus to sprout mega casino
Cyprus Casino Expected to Contribute More Than $800 Million to Eastern Mediterranean Island ...
Hong Kong investor: Cyprus casino will attract Asian tourists
Malas highlights the challenges of a reaching a solution
Tourism revenue in October 2017 records 4.2% increase in Cyprus
Sharp rise in Cyprus tourism revenue between January – October 2017
Cooperation between Nicosia, Athens and Amman could serve as model in the region, Jordan's ...
Sixteen injured from a tourist boat explosion in southern Thailand
Cyprus team hail hockey displays
Contracts signed for Paralimni marina
King participates in trilateral summit in Cyprus
Contracts signed for Paralimni marina in south-eastern Cyprus
Stronger together: Paphos aims to ease seasonality
Tourist arrivals in Cyprus up 12.5% in December 2017
New record: Tourists arrivals in Cyprus during 2017 reach 3.6 million
Young Diaspora Cypriots invited to explore their island of descent
Anastasiades big favorite to win re-election in Cyprus but not in first round
Casino deal highlights win-win between government and business
Tehran Intl. Tourism Exhibition kicks off
Cobalt Air announced Larnaca – London Heathrow flights
Cobalt Air to introduce Heathrow flights
Cobalt to launch flights to Heathrow
Cobalt Air to connect Heathrow with Larnaca, Cyprus
Paphos eyes Irish market as new flights to Dublin kick in
Cyprus's Cobalt to add third London gateway in late 1Q18
Belarus to take part in Riga tourism expo
Heathrow-Larnaca route to be introduced by Cypriot carrier Cobalt Air
Colossus of ancient King Ramses moved to new home
Bulgarian tourism reports increase in 2017
European Union: Cyprus Citizenship Through Investment – Advantages And How It Works
Nostos initiative to return Greek tourists to Egypt
Norwegian Olympic cycling champion to train in Paphos
Hospitality industry calls for foreign students to be allowed to work
Award for Cyprus-loving French journalist
Revenue from tourism grows by 6,8% in Cyprus during November
Scrutinising the claims of economic growth
Tourism minister announces 14 new airline routes to Jordan
Cyprus tourist average spending higher by €200 compared to Greece
Cyprus celebrated a record year in 2017
China says security-council participation in new Cyprus conference must be agreed by both sides
Cyprus sees record tourism figures for 2017
British arrivals up as Cyprus achieves record year
Cyprus Foreign Ministry issues travel advice for Maldives
Three thousand new tourist beds for Napa in summer 2018
Brussels forecasts strong growth in Cyprus over next two years
New ambassadors promote stronger ties with Cyprus
Eni, Total Make Promising Gas Discovery Offshore Cyprus
Why the private sector must protect tourist destinations
Casino resort website launches
Greek Tourism: Fewer Russian tourist arrivals compared to Turkey, Spain and Cyprus
Official Website for Melco's Cyprus Casino Resort Goes Live
Cyprus heading for another record year for tourist numbers
Bloomberg report says richest citizen could support state for a year
Cyprus Tries, Again, to Move Ahead
Cobalt Air adds access to Abu Dhabi from Larnaca
S7 Airlines launches Novosibirsk – Larnaca flights
Cobalt air adds access to Abu Dhabi from Larnaca
Tourist arrivals in Cyprus increase during January by 21.2%
What will the future relationship between the UK and Cyprus look like post-Brexit?
Letymbou pushing its way on to the visitor map
"Meet Nicosia. Meet Culture” campaign launched in Cyprus
Nicosia means culture says tourism board
Northern Cyprus universities invite students from Qatar
President pledges remedies to domestic woes
North aims to ditch reputation as gambling den
Mountain resorts in deep recession
Cyprus smashes tourist income record in 2017
Cyprus tourism income surges
Turkish Cypriots push for more German tourists
Cyprus real estate sales up by 55% in first two months of 2018
Cyprus tourism revenue up by 11.7% in 2017
Cyprus smashes tourist income record in 2017
Cyprus smashes tourist income record in 2017
Tourism minister to attend Berlin travel fair
Ryanair announces twelve new routes for winter 2018
More lifeguards for 2018 tourist season
Cyprus Tourism Minister takes part in international fair ITB in Berlin
Boarding a Plan to Cyprus: Want the Game to Grow There? Go There!
More air service to Cyprus in the summer
Boozy lads no longer welcome in Ayia Napa, mayor warns
Greek Tourism Minister meets with Egyptian and Cyprus' counterparts
Our View: Wild allegations related to gas can only harm Cyprus
Renowned author and archaeologist Jacqueline Karageorghis dies aged 85
Egypt, Cyprus, Greece reach cruise tourism agreement
Tourism trapped in all-inclusive quicksand
Ayia Napa tells British louts they're not welcome
Cyprus Resort Calls Time on Boozy Brit Tourists
Napa mayor opposes opening crossing point in the area
Round Up
Melco Holds First Cyprus Casino Job Fair
A cultural route in Nicosia
S&P affirms BB+/B rating on Cyprus, says outlook positive
Tourist arrivals for February up 23.4% yoy
S&P affirms Cyprus rating, with a positive outlook
Tourism: Cyprus, tourist arrivals for February up 23.4% yoy
New free 'welcome' magazine to be offered at island's airports
Troika back in Cyprus
EMGC '18: Eni Chief sees rapid development of Eastern Med gas with Zohr
Eni official: East Mediterranean gas could supply Europe
Fair ladies and gents, welcome to Medieval Nicosia
Cobalt Air accelerates growth plan by choosing Sabre technology
World Water Day: Is it ethical to holiday in water-starved countries?
EU leaders set to condemn Turkey over Cyprus gas blockade
India to be World's Third Largest Travel and Tourism Economy in a Decade: Report
Mediterranean TourismßMarketßopens in Naples
Rural travel in Cyprus reaches new heights
Cyprus: Yes to Turkey as gas ally, but no gunboat diplomacy
Appointing beach inspectors a 'step in the right direction'
DIFFICULT AND DANGEROUS TIMES RESPONSIBLE ACTION NEEDED
Shortage of qualified workers holding back tourism industry
German tourism: Greece rises to 4th place among top destinations
CTO taking action over Airbnb
Ambassador Hatziargyrou : Cyprus wants to attract foreign investors with low taxes and well trained ...
First Ryanair flight lands in Kingdom
Agrotourism: Six reasons to go off the beaten track in Cyprus
Cyprus moves to revive tourism in mountain villages
First flight of Cyprus Airways from Larnaca to Athens
First Ryanair Flight Lands in Kingdom
Is Croatia's Tourism Industry Threatened by Stagnation and Collapse?
China's 'petro-yuan': The end of the dollar hegemony?
Cyprus's NPLs still high despite accelerated economic growth:IMF
Temporary Casino to Open in Limassol, Cyprus Later in 2018
Kasoulides: A solution is the only way forward for Cyprus
Race to complete works on popular Protaras thoroughfare
Aujla meets Cyprus official
#Vacationgoals: 11 Reasons Why Cyprus is Totally Awesome to Visit This Summer
Cypriot FM arrives in Cairo for talks with Shoukry
Tourism earnings rose in January
Revenue from tourism in Cyprus up by 8.5% in January
Cyprus on frontline against lionfish invasion of Med
Cyprus property market has seen significant growth in sales and prices
Special welcome for cruise season's first passengers
Official suggests Mo Salah should become Egypt's tourism ambassador to Europe
Eurostat: Cyprus house prices rise by 2.5% in annual basis
Cyprus leads charge against lionfish invasion of Mediterranean
Cyprus on frontline against lionfish invasion of Med
Cyprus on frontline against lionfish invasion of Mediterranean
Is it safe to travel to Cyprus? Concern over rising tension in nearby Syria
Fearful of the repercussions on tourism at a time when Nicosia is only just beginning to emerge from economic crisis, the foreign minister, Nikos Christodoulides, sought to allay concerns, saying Cyprus was “one of the safest places in Europe”. The island, he insisted, was “in no way involved in what is ...
In the past years, Croatia has turned into one of the most attractive tourist destinations in the EU, outperforming its competitors from the Northern Mediterranean (Cyprus, Greece, Italy, Malta and Spain) in attracting international tourists. According to the Croatian ministry of tourism, 2017 was another year ...
THE POPULAR tourist destination of Turkey has seen a slump in visitor numbers after a number of attacks blighted the country throughout 2016 and into 2017. While those were a while ago now, the Syria situation means there are still concerns – so is it now safe for holidaymakers to travel to the country ...
The arrival of Sikh pilgrims from India and other parts of the world marked a significant development in religious tourism in Pakistan, said Sajjad Qamar, spokesperson for the Ministry of Religious Affairs and Inter-faith Harmony. “The participation of Sikh pilgrims in the festival in large numbers shows their ...
Holidaymakers Bob and Janet Adams from Torquay are currently on a week's holiday in Paphos and said: “We mustn't let this affect tourism, Cyprus is a safe place to live, work and visit and is not involved in the current situation. People are mad to cancel their trips, nothing has changed.” Retiree John ...
UK media reports about 'terrified Britons' ready to 'flee Cyprus' in the run-up and immediate aftermath of air strikes on Syrian government targets from the RAF base at Akrotiri early Saturday were described as scaremongering by officials on Monday. British tabloids spoke to a number of potential ...
As a first time traveller to Cyprus, India Outbound was part of a delegation of travel professionals to understand and analyse the options that this offbeat Mediterranean island has to offer, especially in the MICE (Meetings Incentives Conventions & Events) segment. The cheerful Cypriot takes his guitar ...
There have been no cancellations of bookings made by foreign tourists who will visit Cyprus, Cyprus Tourism Organisation and Cyprus Hotels Association have assured, after reports in the British media that UK nationals who had planned trips to Cyprus are cancelling them. CTO Acting Director General ...
THE BRITISH press did not do Cyprus tourism any favours at the weekend with a spate of scare-mongering reports that claimed Cyprus was in the war-zone and that Britons holidaying or living here were “terrified” about the possibility of a retaliatory strike on the British base in Akrotiri by Russia.
Tourist arrivals during the first three months of 2018 were up 29.3 per cent over the same period last year, according to data from the Passengers Survey. From January to March, a total of 369,438 people visited Cyprus, compared to 285,693 during the first quarter of 2017. The 2018 figures also set an ...
The results of tourist arrivals for March 2018, which officially wrap up the winter season (November 2017 - March 2018) for the tourism industry, create a high sense of responsibility apart from optimism, Cyprus Tourism Organisation stresses in a press release issued today. According to the press ...
UAE: The Cyprus Convention Bureau, the dedicated meeting and events division of Cyprus Tourism Organisation, is ramping up its efforts to position the Mediterranean island as the ideal destination for business and events following a successful UAE roadshow. As part of its regional promotional ...
From Palma in Majorca in the western Med to Cyprus in the east, and most points in between, airports have seen their previous passenger-number records .... Cobalt CEO Andrew Madar says: “We are delighted to add Heathrow to our UK network which is a key market for Cyprus tourism and business.
Some 73 per cent of hotels and 36 per cent of leisure operated without a licence in 2016, the audit office said in a special report on the Cyprus Tourism Organisation (CTO) published on Wednesday. The situation posed risks to safety and health for both clients and employees in these businesses, the ...
It dares, foresees, perceives, opens horizons for the passenger (both tourist and businessman), "takes off" the wise programming, with which the Cypriots always proceed. We, who have been involved in air travel and mass tourism internationally, for more than 40 years, wish great expansion, business ...
This year's annual travel exhibition Taxidi opens in Nicosia on Friday and will run until Sunday, it was announced on Wednesday. The exhibition, held at the beginning of every summer, aims to bring together the public and tourism professionals such as operators and airlines both from Cyprus and ...
A MISSILE alert warning was issued to pilots flying into and out of Cyprus and other countries near Syria last week. Air traffic control chiefs warned airlines they may be caught in military strikes as tensions mount between the US and Russia – with the UK joining coalition strikes on the Assad regime.
For more than two decades, two currencies have legally circulated in Cuba at multiple exchange rates, distorting the economy. The peso is used to pay most wages and local goods, while the CUC is used in the tourism industry, foreign trade and upscale eateries and stores carrying imported goods.
According to the Cyprus Tourism Organisation these are quality tourists who stay in four and five-star hotels. They will move around in rented cars and eat at quality restaurants.” Savvides estimates the average stay of the persons who take part in the event from May 3 to 6 is going to be eight to ten days.
The Permanent Representation of Cyprus to the United Nations, in cooperation with the Permanent Representation of Italy to the United Nations, have created the Friends of Heritage Protection Group, which is an important step towards the implementation of the international legal framework.
Chinese tourists have been involved in a major bus accident in North Korea that caused a large number of casualties, China's state media and the government said on Monday, without giving details of how many died or were injured. Chinese visitors account for about 80 percent of all foreign tourists to ...
Dubai, UAE: The idyllic Mediterranean island of Cyprus continues to strengthen its position as a holiday hotspot with tourism numbers soaring in the first quarter of 2018, following a record-breaking 12 months in 2017. Favoured by holidaymakers and business travellers from the GCC due to its proximity, ...
Sun shines for Cyprus as rise in GCC visitors fuels soaring tourism numbers for idyllic island destination. Visitor figures witness 30 per ... Record numbers revealed as Cyprus Tourism Organisation readies to showcase all that island has to offer Arabian Travel Market. The idyllic Mediterranean island of ...