Cyprus has paid off ahead of schedule an International Monetary Fund loan that was part of a multi-billion euro financial rescue deal in 2013, the finance minister said Tuesday.
Minister Constantinos Petrides said the loan's early repayment would bolst
Larnaca Marine Life!
The ‘Elpida’ and 'LEF1' vessels that will create Larnaka’s new artificial reefs have officially been sunk and will soon enrich marine life and diving options in Larnaka region.
The ‘Elpida’ – a 63-metre long commercial vessel f
Cyprus property sales in April reached the highest monthly figure recorded since September 2008 according to official figures from the Department of Lands and Surveys.
The number of property sales contracts deposited at Land Registry offices across the
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