Cobalt, the new Cypriot airline, received its commercial license and is ready to start taking bookings. The first flight will take place on 7th July and the following routes will be initially available flying from Larnaca to UK (London, Manchester), Greece (Athens, Thessaloniki, Heraklion) and Ireland (Dublin). Additional routes will start later in July from […]
Paphos based travel agency Anesis Travel & Tours Ltd has signed an agreement with the Chinese, Zhongjia Chenfei General Aviation company to accommodate direct flights from Shanghai to Paphos starting from March 2016. Tourism officials in Cyprus are hopeful that up to 400000 Chinese tourists will be visiting the island during the next summer holiday […]
Breakdown of where money was spent in northern Cyprus by Greek Cypriots during September 2015.
The amount spent in the occupied North and Turkey by Cypriots continues to increase. According to data provided by JCC the total expenditure from the beginning of the year until end of September, was 8.8 million euro. Cypriots spent 281527 euros in airports and flights, 63967 euros in apparel and footwear, 117637 leisure/entertainment services, 258433 […]
Jet2 low fare airline added two more UK destinations. Its first flight from Glasgow arrived yesterday afternoon to Larnaca airport while weekly flights from New Castle will also begin on May 27th. In the meantime the two new destinations are also available from Paphos airport twice a week (Wednesday / Saturday for Glasgow – and Wednesday / Sunday for New Castle). Additionally Jet2 […]
As it was expected for a long while now, time is up for Cyprus Airways. According to local media, the announcement of the European Directorate General for Competition is coming out today and is expected to be negative. This essentially means that Cyprus Airways which has been in operation since 1947 will seize operations. 16 […]
According to the local news site SigmaLive, the government has announced yesterday that has purchased the ownership of the Cyprus Airways iconic logo. The article states that this move comes in light of the very likely negative response by the European Commission concerning state aid that was given to the problematic airline during the past […]