Latest Posts

Dustmen in Strovolos go on 48-hour strike

July 29, 2018 4:00 am

Dustmen in Strovolos, Nicosia, went on a 48-hour strike on Thursday in protest against municipalities, who they accused of hiring private contractors for rubbish collection. The first strike, lasting 24 hours, took place on June 21 and ended in a deadlock when the mayor insisted on privatising rubbish collection services....

Read more

Freight rates remain flat as truckers call off strike

July 29, 2018 12:51 am

Freight rates remain flat as truckers call off strike New Delhi, Jul 28 (PTI) Freight rates for the nine-metric tonne pay load remained unchanged at the local truck transport market after truckers called-off their eight-day old strike. Truckers yesterday called off their eight-day old strike after the government’s assurance to...

Read more

Bed bugs force Air India to ground Mumbai-Newark planes

July 23, 2018 2:00 am

Air India temporarily grounded B777 aircraft, which was scheduled to fly from Mumbai to Newark on Wednesday for fumigation, after passengers from business class complained of bed bugs. The airline received complaints from passengers who flew in the aircraft from Newark on Tuesday. A Powai resident, Kashmira Tonsekar, who was...

Read more

Agreement for operation of ‘satellite casino’ at Larnaka Airport

July 22, 2018 9:21 am

Hermes Airports Ltd and Integrated Casino Resorts Cyprus Ltd (ICR Cyprus) announce the signing of a commercial agreement with which the airport operating company provides ICR Cyprus with two specific locations in the terminal building of Larnaka Airport in order to create a “satellite casino” in the city of Larnaka....

Read more