Cyprus bailout http://www.globalpost.com/taxonomy/term/30349/all en Why a ‘small’ bailout for little Cyprus is a big deal http://www.globalpost.com/dispatches/globalpost-blogs/commentary/cyprus-bailout-Euro-Zone-global-economy-debt-crisis The bailout of Cyprus is garnering much less attention than did the help provided to other struggling Euro Zone members. Cyprus is tiny, and rescue or no rescue, the euro will remain largely unaffected. Or so the argument goes.<p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatches/globalpost-blogs/commentary/cyprus-bailout-Euro-Zone-global-economy-debt-crisis" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Cyprus Cyprus bailout euro zone European Union Greece Portugal Debt Crisis Aid Global Economy Ireland Italy Commentary Spain Wed, 06 Feb 2013 11:20:45 +0000 Matthew Melchiorre 5746588 at http://www.globalpost.com How to tell if Cyprus is a problem for the European banking system http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/business/global-economy/130318/cyprus-debt-crisis-euro-zone-economy-political-risk-aid <p>The decline in European stocks and the euro today, post-Cyprus, is an obvious outward sign of nervousness.</p> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/business/global-economy/130318/cyprus-debt-crisis-euro-zone-economy-political-risk-aid" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Cyprus bailout euro zone economic crisis Debt Crisis Want to Know Aid Europe Global Economy Political Risk Mon, 18 Mar 2013 16:50:46 +0000 Joe Weisenthal, Business Insider 5786833 at http://www.globalpost.com Chatter: Cyprus gets bailed out http://www.globalpost.com/dispatches/globalpost-blogs/chatter/chatter-cyprus-gets-bailed-out Cyprus agrees to pay a high price for an EU bailout, the US says bye bye to its infamous Bagram prison, Hong Kong's foreign maids lose their battle for residency, and Zimbabwe's jailed human rights lawyer is freed - for now.<p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatches/globalpost-blogs/chatter/chatter-cyprus-gets-bailed-out" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Cyprus bailout Europe Chatter Mon, 25 Mar 2013 11:32:00 +0000 Jessica Phelan 5793134 at http://www.globalpost.com Cyprus: Another fine mess http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/regions/europe/130327/cyprus-bailout-EU-euro-zone <p>BRUSSELS &mdash; Cypriot banks have reopened after being closed for nearly two weeks, and tension is mounting as account holders come up against the government&#39;s tight controls on their transactions &mdash; including a 300 euro cap on ATM withdrawals and other limits on debit and credit cards. Even by euro zone standards, analysts say, the handling of Cyprus&#39; banking crisis has been a monumental mess.</p> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/regions/europe/130327/cyprus-bailout-EU-euro-zone" target="_blank">read more</a></p> BeNeLux Cyprus bailout Need to Know Europe Germany Russia Thu, 28 Mar 2013 10:00:00 +0000 Paul Ames 5795602 at http://www.globalpost.com Chatter: Cyprus banks are back http://www.globalpost.com/dispatches/globalpost-blogs/chatter/chatter-cyprus-banks-are-back Cyprus reopens its banks for the first time in 12 days, Nelson Mandela is back in hospital, the internet reels from "the biggest cyber attack in history," and does South Africa know what's in its burgers? (Hint: it's not horse.)<p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatches/globalpost-blogs/chatter/chatter-cyprus-banks-are-back" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Cyprus bailout Europe Chatter Thu, 28 Mar 2013 11:13:00 +0000 Jessica Phelan 5796112 at http://www.globalpost.com Cyprus banks reopen under armed guard http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/regions/europe/130328/cyprus-banks-reopen-under-armed-guard Bank tellers, who showed up early to work expecting a rush, pleaded with customers not to take out their frustrations when doors open at 12:00 p.m. local time for the first time in 12 days.<p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/regions/europe/130328/cyprus-banks-reopen-under-armed-guard" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Cyprus bailout Need to Know Debt Crisis Europe Thu, 28 Mar 2013 12:59:00 +0000 Jill Langlois 5796203 at http://www.globalpost.com Cyprus leader invites family firm probe http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/regions/europe/130403/cyprus-leader-invites-family-firm-probe <p>Cyprus president Nicos Anastasiades has urged judges investigating the country&#39;s banking disaster to examine transactions handled by his family law firm as &quot;a priority&quot; in a bid to defuse public anger over last-minute transfers by well-connected Cypriots, Russians and Ukrainians who thereby avoided a &quot;haircut&quot; on their uninsured deposits.</p> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/regions/europe/130403/cyprus-leader-invites-family-firm-probe" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Cyprus Cyprus bailout Need to Know Debt Crisis Europe Global Economy Wed, 03 Apr 2013 17:09:24 +0000 Kerin Hope and Roman Olearchyk, CNBC 5800686 at http://www.globalpost.com Cyprus financial troubles raise hopes for reunification http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/the-canadian-press/130510/cyprus-reunification-economic-crisis <p>BRUSSELS &mdash; Very little has changed in North Nicosia ever since a Turkish invasion cleaved Cyprus in half nearly 40 years ago. Turkish Cypriots still live in international isolation, scraping by on handouts from Ankara. But just a short stroll across the border separating the world&rsquo;s last divided capital is like entering another world, modern and prosperous. Or at least it has been until now.</p> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/the-canadian-press/130510/cyprus-reunification-economic-crisis" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Cyprus bailout European Union Need to Know Debt Crisis Europe Global Economy Political Risk Mon, 13 May 2013 10:00:48 +0000 Charlotte McDonald-Gibson 5835107 at http://www.globalpost.com