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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: Wall Street JournalWed, 27 Aug 2014 01:51:34 -0700
Ryanair to Make Nonbinding Cyprus Airways Bid Friday

Ryanair already has held several discussions with the government of Cyprus, which owns 93.7% of the carrier and is seeking investors. A decision on whether to make a binding offer would likely come early next year after a period of due diligence, said ...   read full story


Publisher: ATWOnlineFri, 29 Aug 2014 07:26:15 -0700
Ryanair among bidders for Cyprus Airways

Other carriers that are interested in possibly acquiring the 93.67% stake in the airline currently owned by the government of Cyprus include Greece's Aegean Airlines, Romania's Blue Air, and Israel's Arkia Israeli Airlines, according to local media ...   read full story

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Publisher: InCyprusThu, 28 Aug 2014 23:47:20 -0700
Cyprus Airways sale nears read full story
Publisher: Cyprus MailFri, 29 Aug 2014 05:22:30 -0700
Authorities extend deadline for non-binding airline offers read full story
Publisher: TravelBizMonitorFri, 29 Aug 2014 03:30:00 -0700
Ryanair bids to buy Cyprus Airways read full story


Publisher: The IndependentFri, 29 Aug 2014 02:10:54 -0700
Travel to northern Cyprus: Open Jaw

I would like to express our disappointment that you are presenting the occupied area of Cyprus as an idyllic holiday destination, while paying only lip service to the harsh facts. Turkey invaded Cyprus in July 1974 in violation of international law and ...   read full story


Publisher: Cyprus MailThu, 28 Aug 2014 03:05:20 -0700
FBME holds Central Bank liable for losses

THE holding company of FBME Bank and the Central Bank of Cyprus (CBC) traded barbs on Thursday after the former said it held the CBC liable for damage and loss suffered by the lender, its depositors and owners. ?Those persons considered responsible ...   read full story

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Publisher: Business InsiderWed, 27 Aug 2014 12:52:30 -0700
Troubled Bank of Cyprus posts 50 mn euros Q2 profit read full story
Publisher: ReutersThu, 28 Aug 2014 04:47:52 -0700
UPDATE 2-Bank of Cyprus shareholders approve 1 billion euro share issue read full story
Publisher: KathimeriniThu, 28 Aug 2014 04:48:45 -0700
Bank of Cyprus shareholders approve 1 billion euro capital issue read full story
Publisher: Famagusta GazetteThu, 28 Aug 2014 21:52:30 -0700
Deposits and loans in Cyprus Banks decrease in July read full story
Publisher: The West AustralianThu, 28 Aug 2014 11:00:00 -0700
Shareholders approve Bank of Cyprus 1 bn euro issue read full story
Publisher: Gulf Daily NewsThu, 28 Aug 2014 19:26:15 -0700
Cyprus bank share issue is approved read full story

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