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Illicit streaming highlights cost of legal viewing for Cypriot consumers

Illicit streaming highlights cost of legal viewing for Cypriot consumers

WHEN hundreds of television sets in Cyprus went blank, people first wondered what it was that went wrong. Perhaps they checked their innocuous device that so cheaply allowed them to view hundreds of c [...]

Amazon’s automated grocery store of the future opens Monday

Amazon.com Inc will open its checkout-free grocery store to the public on Monday after more than a year of testing, the company said, moving forward on an experiment that could dramatically alter bri [...]

Cut internet cables slow down service

Some internet users in Cyprus were faced with slower internet on Friday after two underground cables were cut a day earlier. Providers were quick to move towards fixing the problem when the Alexander [...]

Applications for registration of new companies increase

The number of applications for the registration of new companies in Cyprus increased for the fourth consecutive year in 2017, according to the Department of the Registrar of Companies and Official Rec [...]

Bitcoin Watchers Are Blaming the Slump on the Moon(Video)

If regulatory concerns aren’t enough to explain Bitcoin’s 50 percent slump from its record high reached last month, how about blaming it on the moon? The Lunar New Year, which marks the first day [...]

Government trying to expedite title deeds problems’

The government is trying to expedite a bill hoping to resolve the “very important” title deeds issue, Interior Minister Constantinos Petrides said on Tuesday as he cautioned that it was a complex [...]

Building permits up 32% in first 10 months of 2017

The permits provide for the construction of 1,949 new detached houses, 26 per cent more compared to January to October 2016, Cystat said. The number of semi-detached houses to be built rose 23 per cen [...]

Cyprus, Israel falling behind Egypt in energy prospects

In the East Med, 2017 was a year during which Israel and Cyprus said a lot but achieved little, while Egypt said less but achieved most. 2017 was a good year for Egypt. It secured a $12 billion loan f [...]

The biggest casino-resort in Europe to operate in Cyprus by 2021

“City of Dreams Mediterranean”, an integrated casino resort, considered to be the one of its kind in Europe will be operational by 2021, generating an annual contribution of €700 million to the [...]

Property transactions up 36% in January

In Paphos, property transactions rose 10 per cent to 349, in Larnaca 18 per cent to 181 and in the Famagusta district 94 per cent to 169, the department said. The above figures also include properties [...]

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