Cyprus Banks Closed until Thursday

Posted on March 18, 2013 • Filed under: Europe, Expatriates, Tourist Warning reported that around 12,000 UK pensioners in Cyprus have had their pension payments into a local bank temporarily paused while the British government assesses the situation (as I reported at 3.42pm)
The UK Department of Work and Pensions has said tonight that British pensioners in Cyprus should not panic over the move: Associated Press’s Menelaos Hadjicostis reports:
Cyprus banks will remain closed until Thursday as lawmakers try to amend a measure to raid bank accounts in the country. Read Article

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