2659000 tourists from abroad enjoyed holidays in Cyprus during 2015. A record number only topped by the arrivals of the years 2000 and 2001. The top 5 countries which also account for over 70% of the tourists in Cyprus are Britain (1041000 tourists), Russia (525000 tourists), Greece (140000 tourists), Germany (112000 tourists), and Israel (99000 tourists). […]
Several hotels and businesses in Ayia Napa will remain open at least until the end of November in order to accommodate tourists who are expected to opt for Cyprus holidays after the recent disaster involving the Russian aircraft crashing in the Sinai Peninsula. According to the mayor of Ayia Napa, Giannis Karoussos, due to the […]
Cyprus Foreign Minister, Ioannis Kasoulides in a question by the press today stated that there is no agreement for Russian naval or air bases in Cypriot territories and that neither Russia has made a request for such an agreement. He also explained that what the President, Mr Anastasiades said in an interview on Friday regarding this subject was […]
According to data published by the statistical services Russian tourists top the list of high spenders during their holidays on the island which the British take the bottom place in the Top 10. Rank Country Euro Spent 1 Russia 1,103 2 Norway 919 3 Switzerland 855 4 France 843 5 USA 791 6 Belgium 761 […]
Information suggests that the Republic of Cyprus closed a deal with Russia for the exploitation of hydrocarbons.
Turkey announced that will be sending military frigates in order to prevent the planned drilling on 1st October for oil and natural gas within the Exclusive Economic Zone of Cyprus.