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Complete details about Cyprus in Asia with capital city Nicosia

Country NameCyprus (Kıpros/Kibris)
Country CodeCYP
Capital CityNicosia
ContinentAsia
RegionMiddle East
Independence Year1960
Population754700
Surface Area9251.0
Life Expectancy76.7 years
GNP9333.0 (old 8246.0)
Government FormRepublic

Spoken Languages

Greek [official]     (74.1%)
Turkish [official]     (22.4%)

Major Cities

Nicosia, Nicosia     (population 195000)
Limassol, Limassol     (population 154400)

Cyprus's most recent News and Stories



Publisher: Cyprus MailFri, 30 Jan 2015 04:16:56 -0800
Tsipras says Barbaros must leave for talks to resume

Greek Prime Minister Alexia Tsipras was quoted on Friday as saying it was important that the Turkish seismic vessel Barbaros leave the sea area around Cyprus so that talks could resume. Tsipras who is due in Cyprus on Monday on his first official visit ...   read full story

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Publisher: Greek ReporterThu, 29 Jan 2015 13:45:00 -0800
Greek PM Tsipras to Visit Cyprus read full story
Publisher: KathimeriniFri, 30 Jan 2015 07:22:30 -0800
New Greek PM to visit Cyprus on first foreign trip read full story
Publisher: Famagusta GazetteThu, 29 Jan 2015 22:22:30 -0800
Alexis Tsipras to visit Cyprus on Monday read full story
Publisher: ANSAmedFri, 30 Jan 2015 01:48:52 -0800
Greek Prime Minister Tsipras to visit Cyprus on Monday read full story


Publisher: The HillWed, 28 Jan 2015 17:07:30 -0800
Cyprus in a deep abyss

And so Cyprus finds itself in a political cocoon. The Anastasiade government's honeymoon is over and the country is in a worse political dilemma than ever before; it's as if we are jumping from one frying pan straight into another. Except for empty ...   read full story


Publisher: oikotimes.comFri, 30 Jan 2015 17:07:30 -0800
Cyprus 2015: interview with Panagiotis Koufogiannis

NICOSIA, CYPRUS ? The team of oikotimes.com had the pleasure to interview one of the Cypriot national final participants and one of the favourites, Panagiotis Koufogiannis. Below you can read what he revealed to us along with his official video clip ...   read full story

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Publisher: EuroVisionaryFri, 30 Jan 2015 14:07:30 -0800
Cyprus national final 2015: Get to know the participants read full story


Publisher: BloombergWed, 28 Jan 2015 15:36:13 -0800
Billionaires Including Loeb Heed Call of Cyprus Banks

On the morning of Nov. 20, the finance minister of Cyprus attended a Bank of Cyprus Pcl shareholder meeting at which Josef Ackermann, a former head of Deutsche Bank AG, was elected chairman as several hundred protesters complaining about the loss of ...   read full story

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