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Cyprus pleads for EU help as bailout approved
President urges EU to take measures to spur growth in Cyprus without increasing $10bn bailout loans.
Last updated: 12 Apr 2013 17:02 GMT
Capital controls stifle Cyprus as banks open
Financial services made up large portion of island's economy, and critics worry new measures will destroy trust.
Last updated: 29 Mar 2013 08:35 GMT
Cyprus bank restrictions could last 'a month'
Curbs imposed after island secured bailout to be lifted over a period of about a month, foreign minister says.
Last updated: 28 Mar 2013 18:46 GMT
Cyprus banks open after 12-day lockdown
Stiff transaction bans in place as Cypriots finally gain access to bank accounts after closure due to EU bailout talks.
Last updated: 28 Mar 2013 16:27 GMT
Cyprus to reopen banks on Thursday
After nearly two-weeks in lockdown, Cyprus banks to reopen but with temporary limits on daily withdrawals.
Last updated: 27 Mar 2013 20:45 GMT
Protesters rally against bailout in Cyprus
Protests break out as head of country's biggest commercial bank resigns in opposition to plans to restructure bank.
Last updated: 26 Mar 2013 16:20 GMT
Tunisia World Social Forum to blast austerity
Activists say global finance undermines democracy as participants meet to discuss economic and social problems.
Last updated: 26 Mar 2013 08:06 GMT
Cyprus seals last-minute bailout deal
EU finance ministers approve $13bn rescue deal to save the Mediterranean island's banking system from collapse.
Last updated: 25 Mar 2013 12:09 GMT
Cyprus in last-ditch talks to avert meltdown
President in Brussels for bailout talks as government spokesman warns he faces "difficult task" to save economy.
Last updated: 24 Mar 2013 20:05 GMT
Cyprus bailout talks 'at very delicate stage'
Cypriot government says negotiations with EU and IMF set to continue in Brussels, describing situation as "difficult".
Last updated: 24 Mar 2013 01:11 GMT
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