Cyprus says tourism year ‘won’t be brilliant, but good’.

Paragliders fly over Cape Greco Peninsula near Ayia Napa, Cyprus March 27, 2022. REUTERS/Yiannis Kourtoglou Register now for FREE unlimited access to Reuters.com Register NICOSIA, June 15 (Reuters) – Cyprus’s tourism sector is starting to recover its losses from the pandemic, with arrivals approaching 2019’s record levels despite fewer visitors from Russia, Deputy Minister of […]

Moscow’s response to Lithuania over transit ban won’t be only diplomatic -official

Russia’s Foreign Ministry spokeswoman Maria Zakharova speaks during a session of the St. Petersburg news/” 2169 target=”_blank”>International Economic Forum (SPIEF) in Saint Petersburg, Russia June 16, 2022. REUTERS/Maxim Shemetov Register now for FREE unlimited access to Reuters.com Register June 22 (Reuters) – Moscow’s response to Lithuania’s ban on the transit of goods sanctioned by the […]

Eni-Total consortium starts exploratory gas drilling off Cyprus

NICOSIA, May 23 (Reuters) – Italy’s Eni (ENI.MI) and TotalEnergies (TTEF.PA) of France began drilling an exploration gas well off the coast of Cyprus on Monday, the island’s energy ministry said. The Tungsten Explorer drillship arrived on location south-west of the island on Monday and started drilling work on the ‘Cronos-1’ prospect, the ministry said. […]

Chinese jet aborts takeoff, catches fire, causing minor injuries from evacuation

Rescue workers are seen at the site where an Airbus A319 plane of Tibet Airlines caught fire after an aborted takeoff, at Chongqing Jiangbei news/” 2169 target=”_blank”>International Airport in Chongqing, China May 12, 2022. cnsphoto via REUTERS Register now for FREE unlimited access to Reuters.com Register BEIJING, May 12 (Reuters) – China’s Tibet Airlines said […]

Hungary cannot support new EU sanctions against Russia in present form, Orban says

FILE PHOTO – Hungarian Prime Minister Viktor Orban speaks as he and Hungarian President Janos Ader give a statement to the media after their talks at the Presidential Palace in Budapest, Hungary, April 29, 2022. REUTERS/Bernadett Szabo Register now for FREE unlimited access to Reuters.com Register BUDAPEST, May 6 (Reuters) – Hungary cannot support the […]

Russia says Israel supports neo-Nazis in row over Ukraine

Russian Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov speaks during a news conference after his meeting with UN Secretary-General Antonio Guterres in Moscow, Russia, April 26, 2022. Maxim Shipenkov/Pool via REUTERS/File Photo Register now for FREE unlimited access to Reuters.com Register May 3 (Reuters) – Russia’s foreign ministry accused Israel on Tuesday of supporting neo-Nazis in Ukraine, further […]