Passengers can check-in to Larnaca Airport flights from Nicosia

Airport shuttle operators in cooperation with Hermes Airports will be offering a boarding station in Nicosia which will allow passengers to check in to their flight before entering the bust to Larnaca airport. In particular Kapnos Airport Shuttle station in Aglantzia, Nicosia will soon be connected with the IT systems of Larnaca Airport allowing passengers […]

H&M opening in Cyprus in September

The world famous Swedish brand H&M (Hennes & Mauritz) is opening its first store in Cyprus in September. The store will open in Nicosia in Ledras Street at Shacolas Tower (the building the now closed Debenhams was previously operating from). The store will offer fashion for men, women, teenagers and children in 6 floors covering […]

First same-sex marriages in Cyprus planned

The first same-sex weddings in Cyprus will be performed in Nicosia. The Civil Cohabitation Act which was voted by┬áthe parliament last year and has been in effect since last Monday and according to the Department of Civil Registry and Migration, there has been a lot of interest from citizens looking for information about the process, […]

4 students arrested for Monday’s incidents against Turkish Cypriots

The police issued arrest warrants against four high school students from Nicosia for the violent incidents against Turkish Cypriots. The incident took place on Monday during the student demonstration against the proclamation of the pseudo-state in the occupied north. A group of students at three different locations threw stones and firecrackers against cars carrying Turkish […]

Cypriot Court says Dogs are allowed in National Parks

Back in March 2012 a woman parked her car with her two dogs outside Athalassa’s National Park in Nicosia when she was noticed by the park’s guard on duty. He approached her and asked her not to take her dogs out of the car. The woman, ignored his instructions, unloaded her dogs and escorted them […]

Auditor General: Scandals everywhere you look

Auditor General, Odysseas Michaelides revealed last night at a talk show on CyBC the list of scandals that the Audit Office of the Republic is currently working on. The largest scandals involve the Cyprus University of Technology (CUT) and the Sewerage Board of Pafos (SAPA). Regarding CUT, the investigation continues with new issues constantly surfacing […]

9 green spots in Nicosia in the next 9 months

Nine “Green” waste collections locations will be constructed in Nicosia district which will contribute to achieving the objectives of the EU’s Waste Framework Directive on waste (recovery, recycling, reuse, prevention). The Directive aims to protect public health and the environment, and improve the conditions of sustainable development. A Green spot is an area where recyclable […]