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1. August tourist arrivals highest ever

http://knews.kathimerini.com.cy/en/news/august-tourist-arrivals-highest-ever

The Cyprus Tourism Organization says tourist arrivals on the island have never been better for the month of August until this year, as new countries are filling the void created by bigger markets...

2. Third suspect arrested for attempted murder

http://knews.kathimerini.com.cy/en/news/two-britons-in-custody-for-attempted-murder

The Paphos District Court has remanded two suspects for six days in connection with an attempted murder against a British tourist...

3. Tourism revenue up first six months of 2018

http://knews.kathimerini.com.cy/en/business/tourism-revenue-up-first-six-months-of-2018

Revenue from tourism in Cyprus was up by 4% or €38.5 million on an annual basis in the first half of this year compared with the first six months of 2017, despite a drop in the per capita expenditure of tourists, while in June alone revenue was up by 3%...

4. Cyprus prepares new tourism body launch

http://knews.kathimerini.com.cy/en/news/cyprus-prepares-new-tourism-body-launch

A deputy tourism ministry is set to start operations by 2 January 2019, a long-awaited move expected to modernise Cyprus’ tourism industry...

5. More hotels to stay open during winter

http://knews.kathimerini.com.cy/en/business/more-hotels-to-stay-open-during-winter

Cyprus hoteliers say the occupancy rate has reached or exceeded 90%, with officials expecting good performance through the end of the year despite Russian numbers dwindling...

6. Taking action to clean up Akamas

http://knews.kathimerini.com.cy/en/life/taking-action-to-clean-up-akamas

Putting all other obligations on hold just for a day and armed with the slogan #akamascleanup, we dedicate one Sunday to clean one of the most beautiful spots in the Mediterranean...

7. Cyprus goes all out in the maritime insurance game

http://knews.kathimerini.com.cy/en/news/cyprus-goes-all-out-in-the-maritime-insurance-game

Cyprus has been a serious contender in the maritime and shipping industry, but recently it emerged as one of few unbeatable alternatives for big foreign P&I clubs looking to set shop home away from home...

8. ARIS celebrates six month anniversary

http://knews.kathimerini.com.cy/en/business/aris-celebrates-six-month-anniversary

ARIS, which stands for A Really Inspiring Space, opened its doors to its first resident startups in February 2018. Last Monday, on the 6th of August, the achievements of those startups were celebrated during a summer networking event entitled “Creating Value Through Innovation, in an Ever Changing Global Environment”...

9. City of Dreams will feature Cypriot architecture

http://knews.kathimerini.com.cy/en/business/city-of-dreams-will-feature-cypriot-architecture

Members of the Limassol Chamber of Commerce & Industry had a chance to interact with Cyprus Casinos executives in an effort to learn about the future prospects of the enterprise, ranging from architecture to quality gaming...

10. Two female tourists trapped in Larnaca salt lake

http://knews.kathimerini.com.cy/en/news/two-female-tourists-trapped-in-larnaca-salt-lake

Two young British tourists were rescued by fire fighters on Sunday after being stuck in the mud in an attempt to cross the Larnaca Salt Lake....

11. Nissi Beach is CNN Travel's July pick

http://knews.kathimerini.com.cy/en/news/nissi-beach-is-cnn-travel-s-july-pick

Nissi Beach is recommended this month by CNN Travel as one of a handful of global destinations for July beachgoers, certifying once more that Ayia Napa remains on the world map when it comes to beach summer fun...

12. Most Limassol casino visitors are Cypriots

http://knews.kathimerini.com.cy/en/news/most-limassol-casino-visitors-are-cypriots

Officials are amazed with the number of visits to newly-opened Cyprus Casinos C2 in Limassol, with over 34,000 individuals stepping foot into the first licensed facility in the Republic...

13. Dherynia mayor appalled at checkpoint backlash

http://knews.kathimerini.com.cy/en/news/dherynia-mayor-appalled-at-checkpoint-backlash

Dherynia Mayor Andreas Karayiannis says his constituents are appalled at groups and politicians protesting against the opening of a checkpoint in their area, despite delays making the crossing an unlikely scenario this summer...

14. Ayia Napa marina fully ready in July 2019

http://knews.kathimerini.com.cy/en/business/ayia-napa-marina-ready-for-full-service-in-july-2019

It won’t be until end of 2021 when the twin towers in Ayia Napa will be completed, but boats and private yachts will be able to dock at the marina by next summer, giving the area a head start in the game...

15. First casino in the Republic opens its doors

http://knews.kathimerini.com.cy/en/news/first-casino-in-the-republic-opens-its-doors

The first casino in the Republic of Cyprus opened its doors Thursday in Limassol on a temporary basis, until the City of Dreams Mediterranean resort goes into operation in 2021, while other towns will operate satellite casinos soon...

16. Police criticised over woman’s arrest in hit-and-run murder

http://knews.kathimerini.com.cy/en/news/police-criticised-over-woman-s-arrest-in-hit-and-run-murder

Police are pushing back on criticism over the arrest of a 23-year-old female in Sunday’s hit-and-run murder, where a Briton was run down moments after stopping the woman’s boyfriend from abusing her at a bar in Coral Bay...

17. Russian television channel gearing up in Cyprus

http://knews.kathimerini.com.cy/en/news/russian-television-channel-gearing-up-in-cyprus

A Russian television channel will be added to the island’s airwaves soon, but state authorities are reluctant to agree to programming without subtitles...

18. May tourists up 7.6% despite Russian drop

http://knews.kathimerini.com.cy/en/news/may-tourists-up-7-6-despite-russian-drop

Tourist arrivals went up by 7.6% last month, lending credence to earlier predictions that industry numbers were on a good path despite a disappointing Russian exit...

19. Alonissos fire forces tourists to move

http://knews.kathimerini.com.cy/en/news/alonissos-fire-forces-tourists-to-move

A large blaze burning a pine forest on the island of Alonissos, on the east coast of Greece, forced the civil protection agency to evacuate about 70 tourists from a hotel in the area of Marpouda on Wednesday night, as a precaution....

20. Casino groundbreaking a historic day for Cyprus

http://knews.kathimerini.com.cy/en/news/casino-groundbreaking-a-historic-day-for-cyprus

President Nicos Anastasiades proclaimed Friday to be a “historic day” for Cyprus during the casino groundbreaking ceremony in Limassol, just weeks before a temporary facility opens its doors in the southern town....

21. Israeli tourist injured at Ayia Napa sea caves

http://knews.kathimerini.com.cy/en/news/israeli-tourist-injured-at-ayia-napa-sea-caves

Rescuers warn beach goers not to approach the water from steep rocks, following an incident in Ayia Napa where fire fighters had to rescue a young woman iwho was injured at the popular sea caves landmark in Cape Greco...

22. Two young boys in near-drowning incidents doing okay

http://knews.kathimerini.com.cy/en/news/two-young-boys-in-near-drowning-incidents-doing-okay

Two four-year-old boys who nearly drowned this week are reportedly in good health, following two separate but very similar swimming pool incidents involving foreign tourists...

23. 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...

24. 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...

25. Prince Charles to walk Meghan down the aisle

http://knews.kathimerini.com.cy/en/life/prince-charles-to-walk-meghan-markle-down-the-aisle

Prince Charles, the heir to the British throne, will walk Meghan Markle down the aisle at her glittering wedding to his son Prince Harry after her own father had to pull out because of ill health...

26. Ayia Napa mayor wants to bring the noise down

http://knews.kathimerini.com.cy/en/news/ayia-napa-makes-noise-again

Ayia Napa mayor Yiannis Karousos, who has made a name for himself for trying to turn away ‘low-quality young tourists’ in his town, is asking for a noise pollution law to be repealed so that nightclubs could be fined for playing music too loud...

27. Booming Cyprus breaks more tourism records

http://knews.kathimerini.com.cy/en/business/booing-cyprus-breaks-more-tourism-records

An influx of Russian and British tourists has helped Cyprus break more records for the number of arrivals this year...

28. Stone laying for Limassol's casino resort set for June

http://knews.kathimerini.com.cy/en/news/stone-laying-for-limassol-s-casino-resort-set-for-june

The stone laying ceremony for the Cypriot casino resort will take place in June, with temporary facilities ready to run in the summer ahead of the main attraction two years later...

29. Cyprus tourism income spikes 13%

http://knews.kathimerini.com.cy/en/business/cyprus-tourism-income-spikes-13

Revenue from Cyprus tourism jumped 13% in February compared to last year, official data showed Friday...

30. TUI plans to bring more German tourists to Cyprus

http://knews.kathimerini.com.cy/en/business/tui-plans-to-bring-more-german-tourists-to-cyprus

TUI holiday operator hopes to bring more German tourists to Cyprus next year, starting in the summer of 2019 while boosting efforts to make the island an all-year-round destination...