All posts tagged Cyprus

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April 9, 2014, by Independent Balkan News Agency

According to the IMF`s World Economic Outlook (April 2014) Cyprus’ economy is expected to grow by 0.9 of GDP in 2015, following the 4.8 per cent contraction expected for 2014. […]

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Between Crimea and Cyprus

March 18, 2014, by Clive Leviev-Sawyer

Amid the Crimea crisis, it has become a popular rhetorical device to liken the situation of the breakaway territory to Kosovo – or, as former US sec ...

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No discussions with Turkey on Cyprus natural gas, US company says

March 14, 2014, by Independent Balkan News Agency

US oil and gas company Noble Energy said in a media statement on March 13 2014 that that it had not held any discussions with any Turkish companies re ...


Greek and Turkish Cypriot leaders meet on Cyprus issue

March 12, 2014, by Independent Balkan News Agency

Greek and Turkish Cypriot leaders Nicos Anastasiades and Dervis Eroglu are scheduled to meet on Monday March 31 to continue peace talks for the unific ...

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    Green light for the next tranche to Cyprus
    March 5, 2014, by Independent Balkan News Agency

    The Board of Directors of the European Stability Mechanism (ESM) is expected to approve the disbursement of the next tranche of 150 million euro to Cyprus, as the EU country […]

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    Cyprus parliament adopts privatisation bill
    March 5, 2014, by Independent Balkan News Agency

    The parliament of Cyprus adopted on March 4 a controversial privatisation bill after international lenders warned that in the case of another rejection of the bill, the island would not […]

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    Turkey makes progress toward EU
    February 16, 2014, by The Prague Post

    After another round of extensive talks, the EU and Turkey have welcomed an agreement via a joint declaration on the long-running Cyprus situation, with progress made concerning several other obstacles […]

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    International community welcomes the restart of Cyprus talks
    February 11, 2014, by Independent Balkan News Agency

    The international community welcomed on February 11 2014 the renewal of negotiations on a Cyprus settlement, under the auspices of the United Nations and expressed support to the joint statement […]