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June 24, 2014, by Independent Balkan News Agency

The European Union, in the framework of the EU-Turkey Association Council that took place Monday in Luxemburg, has called on Turkey to implement the Ankara protocol, which will end Cyprus […]

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Fitch sees Cyprus return to international markets as positive

June 20, 2014, by Independent Balkan News Agency

The return of Cyprus to the international markets was described on June 19 as positive by Fitch Ratings. But the agency said that this does not mean ...

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Biden visits Cyprus in bid to isolate Russia

May 22, 2014, by VOANews

U.S. Vice President Joe Biden is in Cyprus as part of an effort to consolidate support for possible further sanctions against Russia. Vice President B ...

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Cyprus’ energy hopes rise as Ukraine crisis deepens

May 17, 2014, by Independent Balkan News Agency

As the crisis in Ukraine deepens, Cyprus seems to be seen as a key player in EU rush for alternative gas supplies. Policy makers have even gone as far ...


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    Cyprus remains in recession
    May 15, 2014, by Independent Balkan News Agency

    Cyprus remained in recession in the first quarter of the year but with a shallower decline in output on a quarterly and yearly basis, preliminary data showed on May 15 […]

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    White House confirms Biden to visit Romania, Cyprus
    May 13, 2014, by Independent Balkan News Agency

    The US administration confirmed on May 12 that vice president  Joe Biden will arrive in Romania on May 20, hours after Romanian president Traian Basescu said that he had invited the American […]

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    ECHR fine over invasion of Cyprus shocks Turkey
    May 12, 2014, by Independent Balkan News Agency

    The huge fine imposed by the European Court of Human Rights on Turkey has seen Ankara emphasising that it does not recognise the decision. The Court decided that Turkey must pay […]

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    Cyprus to return to growth in 2015 – European Commission
    May 6, 2014, by Independent Balkan News Agency

    The European Commision is forecasting that Cyprus will return to growth in 2015, after two year of financial misery and strict economic policy. The uplifting news comes as the Troika […]