About: Cyprus crisis

Euro & Finance 05-04-2016

The Cypriot economy: Turning the page

At the time of the 2012-2013 financial crisis, few could have predicted that three years later, Cyprus would be out of the woods, writes Nikos Chistodoulides in an exclusive op-ed for Euractiv.com
Euro & Finance 17-07-2015

Juncker praises Cyprus, urges reunification

European Commission President Jean-Claude Juncker praised Cyprus yesterday (16 July) for its budding economic recovery after harsh bailout terms saved the eurozone member from meltdown, and urged re-unification of the divided island.
Euro & Finance 04-02-2015

Alexis Tsipras: New hope on the horizon

The visit to Cyprus by the newly elected Greek Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras was an overwhelming success, one that offered hope that things are about to change for the better, writes Andreas Chrysafis.
Global Europe 03-02-2015

Tsipras says Greece and Cyprus could be ‘EU bridge to Russia’

On a visit to Cyprus on 2 February, Greek Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras told his host, Cyprus President Nikos Anastasiades, that the two countries could form a bridge between Europe and Russia, currently estranged over Ukraine.
Euro & Finance 20-06-2013

Eurozone leaders snub Cyprus’ request for new bailout terms

Eurozone officials have no intention of changing the terms of a bailout for Cyprus, rejecting calls by Cypriot President Nicos Anastasiades who had asked for adjustments to be made to the rescue plan.
Euro & Finance 15-04-2013

Cypriot crisis: An island of reinvention

Cyprus has reinvented itself a dozen times. There's no reason why Cyprus can't pull off the same trick again, says Elizabeth Pond.