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Cyprus halts its Golden Passport Program
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Cyprus halts its Golden Passport Program

mm Harry S. Johnson- October 13, 2020

Cyprus authorities have decided to suspend its Golden Passport Program that grants Cyprus citizenship to wealthy foreigners who invest in ... Read More

Cyprus allows some Russian tourists in
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Cyprus allows some Russian tourists in

mm Harry S. Johnson- August 25, 2020

Cyprus' Health Ministry published its new weekly travel list yesterday, announcing that some categories of Russian citizens will be able ... Read More

Cyprus makes face mask mandatory, boosts COVID-19 testing at airports
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Cyprus makes face mask mandatory, boosts COVID-19 testing at airports

mm Chief Assignment Editor- August 1, 2020

Cyprus authorities announced that effective today, face masks are mandatory for all crowded indoor areas, like shopping malls and supermarkets. ... Read More

Wizz Air inaugurates base in Larnaka Airport
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Wizz Air inaugurates base in Larnaka Airport

mm Harry S. Johnson- July 2, 2020

Hermes Airports and Wizz Air inaugurated the base of the airline in Cyprus and welcomed the first two of the ... Read More

Wizz Air announces new base in Larnaca
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Wizz Air announces new base in Larnaca

mm Harry S. Johnson- May 28, 2020

Wizz Air announced today its 28th base in Larnaca. The airline will base 2 Airbus A320 aircraft at Larnaca airport ... Read More

Is North Cyprus set to become first country to eradicate COVID-19?
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Is North Cyprus set to become first country to eradicate COVID-19?

mm Harry S. Johnson- May 8, 2020

Popular holiday destination North Cyprus could be the first country to completely free itself of COVID-19, with no new cases ... Read More

UK tourist given suspended sentence for fake Cyprus hotel gang rape claim
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UK tourist given suspended sentence for fake Cyprus hotel gang rape claim

mm Chief Assignment Editor- January 7, 2020

A 19-year-old UK visitor, who falsely claimed that she was gang raped by a group of 12 Israeli tourists in ... Read More

Cyprus Airways launches new flight from Rome to Larnaca
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Cyprus Airways launches new flight from Rome to Larnaca

Mario Masciullo - eTN Italy Mario Masciullo - eTN Italy- December 17, 2019

Cyprus Airways announces the launch of the new route from Rome, Italy to Larnaca, Cyprus starting from summer 2020, with ... Read More

Cyprus will strip ‘golden passports’ from 26 foreigners
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Cyprus will strip ‘golden passports’ from 26 foreigners

mm Chief Assignment Editor- November 11, 2019

The Cypriot authorities have announced the launch of a program of the revocation of state passports that were issued to ... Read More

Moscow Domodedovo Airport first in Russia to join NetZero2050 commitment
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Moscow Domodedovo Airport first in Russia to join NetZero2050 commitment

mm Chief Assignment Editor- June 27, 2019

Moscow Domodedovo Airport has become the first Russian airport to sign ‘NetZero2050’ resolution during the 29th ACI EUROPE Annual General ... Read More

Cyprus receives luxury hotel boost as it eyes premium segment growth
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Cyprus receives luxury hotel boost as it eyes premium segment growth

mm Chief Assignment Editor- April 29, 2019

Cyprus’ increasing hotel and resort portfolio is expected to grow by 1,634 rooms this year, with seven new luxury hotels ... Read More

Cyprus swears in its first ever Minister for Tourism
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Cyprus swears in its first ever Minister for Tourism

mm Chief Assignment Editor- January 2, 2019

Small Mediterranean island country of Cyprus named former hotel executive Savvas Perdios its first ever Minister for Tourism on Wednesday. ... Read More

Boeing 747 with 500 tourists on board lands safely in Moscow after engine failure
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Boeing 747 with 500 tourists on board lands safely in Moscow after engine failure

mm Chief Assignment Editor- August 14, 2018

A double-decker Boeing 747 plane with one malfunctioning engine has successfully landed in Moscow Vnukovo Airport. Read More

Vancouver International Airport installs first European permanent kiosks for Entry and Exit border control
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Vancouver International Airport installs first European permanent kiosks for Entry and Exit border control

mm Chief Assignment Editor- July 10, 2018

Today, Vancouver International Airport’s (YVR) Innovative Travel Solutions (ITS) announced the installation of 74 BORDERXPRESS kiosks. eTN contacted Edelman PR ... Read More

Cyprus Airways launches new Prague-Larnaca route
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Cyprus Airways launches new Prague-Larnaca route

mm Chief Assignment Editor- June 1, 2018

Cyprus Airways inaugural flight from Larnaca to Prague took place today. The flight departed from Larnaca after 11:00 in the ... Read More

Duesseldorf to  Larnaca now on Cobalt Air, Cyprus
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Duesseldorf to Larnaca now on Cobalt Air, Cyprus

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- May 3, 2018

Cobalt Air, Cyprus’ expanding airline, inaugurated twice-weekly, direct services to Dusseldorf, capital city of North Rhine-Westphalia to Larnaca, today, May 3, ... Read More

Cobalt Air introduces Heathrow-Larnaca flights
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Cobalt Air introduces Heathrow-Larnaca flights

mm Chief Assignment Editor- March 29, 2018

Cobalt Air, Cyprus’ largest airline, has inaugurated a new daily service between Heathrow and Larnaca, re-establishing an important link last ... Read More

Cobalt Air adds access to Abu Dhabi from Larnaca
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Cobalt Air adds access to Abu Dhabi from Larnaca

mm Chief Assignment Editor- February 14, 2018

Hot on the heels of this week’s earlier route announcement to Düsseldorf, Cobalt Air is proud to announce a new ... Read More

Cobalt Air debuts Düsseldorf route from Larnaca
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Cobalt Air debuts Düsseldorf route from Larnaca

mm Chief Assignment Editor- February 12, 2018

Cyprus’ Cobalt Air revealed a new twice-weekly service beginning 3 May, linking Düsseldorf directly with its main base in Larnaca. ... Read More

Cobalt Air announced  Larnaca – London Heathrow flights
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Cobalt Air announced Larnaca – London Heathrow flights

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- January 23, 2018

Cobalt Air from Cyprus announced a new daily service beginning 27 March 2018, linking London Heathrow directly with Larnaca, Cyprus. ... Read More

Cobalt Air selects Sabre for passenger reservations technology
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Cobalt Air selects Sabre for passenger reservations technology

mm Chief Assignment Editor- January 18, 2018

The introduction of the new system is part of the airline's overarching vision to achieve solid long-term growth, profitability and ... Read More

Cobalt Air starts flights to Frankfurt
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Cobalt Air starts flights to Frankfurt

mm Chief Assignment Editor- November 3, 2017

Cobalt Air, Cyprus’ largest airline, is proud to announce a new twice-weekly service this winter linking Frankfurt Airport directly with ... Read More

Cobalt Air launches new route to Moscow
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Cobalt Air launches new route to Moscow

mm Chief Assignment Editor- October 12, 2017

Cobalt Air, the Cypriot airline, today (12 Oct) announced a new route from Paphos Airport to Moscow Sheremetyevo Airport as ... Read More

New promising prospects for Cyprus’ aviation connectivity
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New promising prospects for Cyprus’ aviation connectivity

editor editor- September 29, 2017

The participation of Hermes Airports and the Cyprus Tourism Organization (CTO) in the works of the annual “Routes World 2017” ... Read More

Hermes Airports: Expansion of automatic-electronic entry gates at Pafos Airport
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Hermes Airports: Expansion of automatic-electronic entry gates at Pafos Airport

mm Chief Assignment Editor- September 14, 2017

Consistent with its commitment to continuously upgrading its services, Hermes Airports is pleased to announce the installation and operation of ... Read More

Agreement for the Incentive Scheme for Cyprus Airports
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Agreement for the Incentive Scheme for Cyprus Airports

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- September 7, 2017

The Ministry of Communications and Works and Hermes Airports, Operator of the Cyprus airports, signed a commercial agreement which regulates ... Read More

Top 5 countries that should be on your bucket list
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Top 5 countries that should be on your bucket list

mm Chief Assignment Editor- September 5, 2017

MrGamez has released a new ranking of the most fun destinations in the world and the Netherlands proves to not ... Read More

Larnaka Cyprus: Top European airport
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Larnaka Cyprus: Top European airport

editor editor- August 12, 2017

Larnaka International Airport in Cyprus has remained third among the European airports with passenger traffic of 5 to 10 million ... Read More

Pandas abound on streets of Mediterranean cities on heels of tourism campaign “Beautiful China, More than Pandas”
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Pandas abound on streets of Mediterranean cities on heels of tourism campaign “Beautiful China, More than Pandas”

mm Chief Assignment Editor- July 11, 2017

During the first 20 days of June this year, "Beautiful China, More than Pandas", a large global tourism marketing campaign ... Read More