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1. EU warns Airbnb over unfair practices

http://knews.kathimerini.com.cy/en/news/eu-warns-airbnb-over-unfair-practices

Cyprus hoteliers got a helping hand this week in their fight for more restrictions on Airbnb, following a European Union warning to the American platform to improve its practices or face action by national consumer agencies...

2. Moody’s says BoC better off after UK sale

http://knews.kathimerini.com.cy/en/news/moody-s-says-bank-of-cyprus-better-off-after-uk-sale

Rating Agency Moody’s has described the sale of Bank of Cyprus UK as credit positive, noting that the sale would place Bank of Cyprus in a better position to focus on reducing its domestic high stock of problematic loans...

3. Refusing Breathalyzer test lands man in jail

http://knews.kathimerini.com.cy/en/news/refusing-breathalyzer-test-lands-man-in-jail

Paphos traffic police arrested a driver for refusing to comply with a secondary Breathalyzer test and attacking a police officer...

4. CTO sees tourism potential despite Russian defect

http://knews.kathimerini.com.cy/en/news/cto-sees-tourism-potential-despite-russian-defect

The Cyprus Tourism Organisation says tourist arrivals are expected to rise in 2018 despite a drop in Russian visitors to the island, while the government is moving forward with new plans for tourism on the island...

5. There is still hope for Cyprus to host Eurovision 2019

http://knews.kathimerini.com.cy/en/news/there-is-still-hope-for-cyprus-to-host-eurovision-2019

Despite being the first runner-up in this year’s Eurovision song contest, there appears to be a small chance that Cyprus could still be the host next year due to political and security concerns in Israel...

6. Turkey's Muslim-friendly holidays find a modest place in the sun

http://knews.kathimerini.com.cy/en/life/turkey-s-muslim-friendly-holidays-find-a-modest-place-in-the-sun

Turkey’s $26 billion tourism industry has been battered by security fears and political disputes in recent years but one corner of the market is quietly growing - beach holidays for conservative Muslims...

7. Pulitzer-winning author Philip Roth dies at 85

http://knews.kathimerini.com.cy/en/life/pulitzer-winning-author-philip-roth-dies-at-85

Author Philip Roth, who was both hailed and derided for laying bare the neuroses and obsessions that haunted the modern Jewish-American experience, died on Tuesday at the age of 85...

8. Britain slashes top stake on gambling machines to £2

http://knews.kathimerini.com.cy/en/news/britain-slashes-top-stake-on-gambling-machines-to-£2

Britain will cut the maximum stake on fixed odds betting terminals to just two pounds after the government rejected claims that it would damage the industry in favour of efforts to tackle problem gambling...

9. 'Bonfire of the Vanities' author Tom Wolfe dead at 88

http://knews.kathimerini.com.cy/en/life/bonfire-of-the-vanities-author-tom-wolfe-dead-at-88

Tom Wolfe, an early practitioner of “new journalism” who captured the mood and culture of America across five decades with books including “The Bonfire of the Vanities,” “The Right Stuff,” and “The Electric Kool-Aid Acid Test,” has died at the age of 88...

10. Israel's Netta beats Cyprus

http://knews.kathimerini.com.cy/en/life/israel-s-netta-beats-cyprus-in-eurovision

Israel’s Netta Barzilai won the Eurovision Song Contest in Lisbon on Saturday, bringing Israel its fourth victory in the glitzy pageant, watched by over 200 million people around the world, and the right to host the event next year...

11. Cyprus pin hopes on show-stopper Eleni Foureira

http://knews.kathimerini.com.cy/en/life/cyprus-pin-hopes-on-show-stopper-eleni-foureira

Perennial makeweight Cyprus hopes to raise its flag over the Eurovision Song Contest on Saturday with Greek singer Eleni Foureira red-hot favourite to wow audiences with her show-stopping song 'Fuego'...

12. Breast cancer screening failure may have shortened 270 lives in England

http://knews.kathimerini.com.cy/en/news/breast-cancer-screening-failure-may-have-shortened-270-lives-in-england

As many as 270 women’s lives may have been shortened after an IT failure in England’s breast cancer screening programme meant 450,000 patients were not invited for appointments...

13. Female skier is first Cypriot to reach North Pole

http://knews.kathimerini.com.cy/en/news/female-skier-is-first-cypriot-to-reach-north-pole

Cypriot Stephanie Solomonides is among 11 women who went on a weeklong journey to the North Pole, and she has a message for Cypriots and the entire world...

14. 'A new history starts now' as leaders of two Koreas make peace

http://knews.kathimerini.com.cy/en/news/a-new-history-starts-now-as-leaders-of-two-koreas-meet

The dramatic meeting, aimed at ending their decades-long conflict, comes weeks before Kim is due to meet Trump to discuss denuclearizing the Korean peninsula...

15. Facebook reveals secrets on how it polices the service

http://knews.kathimerini.com.cy/en/life/facebook-reveals-secrets-on-how-it-polices-the-service

Facebook has faced fierce criticism from governments and rights groups in many countries for failing to do enough to stem hate speech...

16. A 'Very excited' Prince William takes Kate home after birth of prince

http://knews.kathimerini.com.cy/en/life/a-very-excited-prince-william-takes-kate-home-after-birth-of-prince

A 2013 change to the law means that for the first time in British history, a new prince will not supplant his older sister in the order of succession...

17. It's a boy: Kate gives birth to third child

http://knews.kathimerini.com.cy/en/news/it-s-a-boy-kate-gives-birth-to-third-child

Kensington Palace said the baby was born at 1001 GMT and weighs 8 lbs 7oz. William was present for the birth at St Mary’s Hospital in west London...

18. Russian oligarchs could be Cyprus' Achilles heel

http://knews.kathimerini.com.cy/en/news/former-central-banker-says-oligarchs-are-banks-achilles-heel

Former central banker Panicos Demetriades says Cyprus is serving Russian oligarchs at the expense of its credibility abroad while doubting the success story in a tell-all interview with Kathimerini...

19. Wenger to leave Arsenal after two decades in charge

http://knews.kathimerini.com.cy/en/news/wenger-to-leave-arsenal-after-two-decades-in-charge

Arsenal are currently a distant sixth in the league but are in the semi-finals of the Europa League...

20. Britain hotter than Cyprus as temperatures soar

http://knews.kathimerini.com.cy/en/news/britain-hotter-than-cyprus-as-temperatures-soar

Britain was warmer than popular holiday hotspots including the Costa Del Sol, parts of Cyprus and Greece as the mercury reached 27C - making it the hottest day so far...

21. Cyprus registers record number of tourists in March

http://knews.kathimerini.com.cy/en/news/cyprus-registers-record-number-of-tourists-in-march

Tourist arrivals in March rocketed 36.4%...

22.  Tourists not scared off by Syria attack

http://knews.kathimerini.com.cy/en/news/tourists-not-scared-off-by-syria-attack

Cyprus remains a secure European destination with no flight schedule to and from Cyprus having been affected due to the recent military activity concerning Syria...

23. Celebrating Israel’s 70th Independence Day in Cyprus

http://knews.kathimerini.com.cy/en/comment/opinion/celebrating-israel-s-70th-independence-day-in-cyprus

The significant natural gas reserves in the Eastern Mediterranean offer much potential for joint ventures and commercial growth...

24. Scholz seen to pick up where Schaeuble left off

http://knews.kathimerini.com.cy/en/business/scholz-seen-to-pick-up-where-schaeuble-left-off

Despite the cordial meeting on Friday between Finance Minister Euclid Tsakalotos and his new German counterpart Olaf Scholz, Berlin made it clear that the key Greek demand of debt relief will only be discussed after Greece’s bailout program ends....

25. Tesco beats guidance with 28 percent full-year profit increase

http://knews.kathimerini.com.cy/en/business/tesco-beats-guidance-with-28-percent-full-year-profit-increase

Lewis joined Tesco in September 2014, tasked with turning around the group which had been hit by a fall in sales and profits due to changing shopping habits...

26. South Africa's Zuma appears in court on corruption charges

http://knews.kathimerini.com.cy/en/news/south-africa-s-zuma-appears-in-court-on-corruption-charges

Thousands of Zuma supporters gathered to express solidarity with a leader they say is the victim of a politically motivated witchhunt...

27. Uber to suspend service in Greece after new legislation

http://knews.kathimerini.com.cy/en/business/uber-to-suspend-service-in-greece-after-new-legislation

The new regulations require each trip to start and end in the fleet partner’s designated headquarters or parking area, something Uber does not do...

28. Coops privatisation process attracts «significant investor interest»

http://knews.kathimerini.com.cy/en/business/coops-privatisation-process-attracts-significant-investor-interest

The privatisation process of the Cyprus Cooperative Bank (CCB) attracted “significant interest” both from financial entities in Cyprus and abroad in acquiring a stake in its share capital of part of its assets, the CCB said after the completion of the first phase concerning the expression of interest....

29. Ryanair's Jordan schedule takes off from Paphos

http://knews.kathimerini.com.cy/en/business/ryanair-s-jordan-schedule-takes-off-from-paphos

There is a four times weekly service from Paphos to Amman ...

30. Economic Sentiment Indicator decreased by 1.6 points in March

http://knews.kathimerini.com.cy/en/business/economic-sentiment-indicator-decreased-by-1-6-points-in-march

The decline resulted from a worsening of business confidence in services, industry, and among consumers...