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Tourist arrivals in Cyprus record increase of 208.7% in August 2021

Tourist arrivals in Cyprus record increase of 208.7% in August 2021

The arrivals of tourists in Cyprus reached 321,858 in August 2021, recording an increase of 208.7% compared to August 2020 (during which…
US diplomat participates in international Coastal CleanUp Day event in Larnaca

US diplomat participates in international Coastal CleanUp Day event in Larnaca

Waste management is something that needs to be tackled at the source, said US ambassador to Cyprus, Judith Garber, marking International Coastal…
Russian tourist, 81, pronounced dead after being pulled from sea

Russian tourist, 81, pronounced dead after being pulled from sea

An 81-year-old Russian woman was pronounced dead after lifeguards pulled her out of the water in a Larnaca beach on Friday. Around…
Tourist arrivals up by 208% compared to last year

Tourist arrivals up by 208% compared to last year

Tourist arrivals increased by 208.7% in August 2021, compared to last August, when strict restrictive measures against Covid - 19 were implemented,…
Britain mulls easing Covid-19 travel rules for England

Britain mulls easing Covid-19 travel rules for England

The British government will on Friday consider easing England’s COVID-19 rules for international travel, a late-season boost for airlines, holiday and tourism…
Ryanair ‘couldn’t care less’ about another Boeing order as it lifts growth target

Ryanair ‘couldn’t care less’ about another Boeing order as it lifts growth target

Ryanair (RYA.I) lifted its five-year passenger forecast on Thursday, saying the delivery of an existing Boeing (BA.N) order and increased use of…
Bahrain flights may help Cyprus attract Saudi tourists, says Perdios

Bahrain flights may help Cyprus attract Saudi tourists, says Perdios

The mooted deal for Bahrain’s national airline Gulf Air to use Larnaca airport as a hub for a number of international destinations…
Paphos extends campaign to attract more domestic tourism

Paphos extends campaign to attract more domestic tourism

Following the success of its summer campaign to attract domestic tourism, the Paphos regional board of tourism announced that it will be…
Restaurant review: Bella Ciao, Limassol

Restaurant review: Bella Ciao, Limassol

There are numerous definitions to the word easy, not all of them positive. Lack of sophistication, unceremonious, bereft of effort and forethought.…
Paphos’ campaign to attract local tourism continues

Paphos’ campaign to attract local tourism continues

After the great success of the summer campaign, ETAP Paphos continues its efforts to attract domestic tourism during the autumn months, which…
Turkish drones on Cyprus pose flight risks

Turkish drones on Cyprus pose flight risks

A Turkish drone base in the breakaway north of ethnically divided Cyprus could increase safety risks for thousands of commercial flights ........
Events to celebrate ‘Everyone is an artist’ Joseph Beuys

Events to celebrate ‘Everyone is an artist’ Joseph Beuys

Events starting later this month at the Goethe-Institut Cyprus will mark what would have been the 100th birthday of German artist Joseph…
Dress worn by Amy Winehouse for final performance going under the hammer

Dress worn by Amy Winehouse for final performance going under the hammer

By Keiran Southern The dress Amy Winehouse wore for her final performance is among a collection of the late singer’s personal items…
Turkish drones on Cyprus pose risk to flights

Turkish drones on Cyprus pose risk to flights

A Turkish drone base in the breakaway north of ethnically divided Cyprus could increase safety risks for thousands of commercial flights that…
Transport ministry says flight incentives proved a success

Transport ministry says flight incentives proved a success

The ministry of transport on Wednesday said a programme to offer incentives to passenger airlines was a success as Cyprus showed one…