CYPRUS - The Salt Lake Tribune http://www.sltrib.com/feeds/topics/CYPRUS News from The Salt Lake Tribune en-us webmaster@sltrib.com (Webmaster) Prep football: A tale of two Utah football programs http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58225114-77/football-bingham-cyprus-schools.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58225114-77/football-bingham-cyprus-schools.html.csp">Prep football: A tale of two Utah football programs</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By TOM WHARTON | The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-08-16T23:02:38.725-06:00">Updated Aug 16, 2014 11:02PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">The Bingham and Cyprus High football programs should have much in common. Both schools trace their roots to the blue-collar families who once worked at the Kennecott Copper Mine and Smelter. The Miners and Pirates represent communities on the west side of the Salt Lake Valley that contain loyal fan bases. Yet, as far as success goes, the 17 miles that separate Bingham and Cyprus are as great as the length of the entire state. Since Cyprus alum and former Pirates coach Dave Peck took over Bingha...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="http://www.sltrib.com/pages/privacy"> Copyright 2013 The Salt Lake Tribune. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58225114@www.sltrib.com Sat, 16 Aug 2014 23:02:38 MDT IMF says Cyprus will need more spending cuts http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/money/58241468-79/cyprus-imf-cuts-rescue.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/money/58241468-79/cyprus-imf-cuts-rescue.html.csp">IMF says Cyprus will need more spending cuts</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By MENELAOS HADJICOSTIS</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-07-30T10:43:01.482-06:00">Updated Jul 30, 2014 10:43AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Nicosia, Cyprus • The International Monetary Fund said Wednesday that Cyprus will need to make additional spending cuts to meet a key target of its financial rescue program. IMF official Delia Velculescu said that more permanent cuts to government spending, including the public sector wage bill, are needed for authorities to achieve a primary surplus of four percent of gross domestic product by 2018. A primary surplus does not count the cost of servicing existing debt. That surplus is seen as ke...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-582414682014-07-30T10:43:01.482-06:00" id="#license-2014-07-30T10:43:01.482-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58241468@www.sltrib.com Wed, 30 Jul 2014 10:43:01 MDT Bank of Cyprus shores up base with $1.3 billion http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/money/58234132-79/bank-cyprus-billion-base.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/money/58234132-79/bank-cyprus-billion-base.html.csp">Bank of Cyprus shores up base with $1.3 billion</a></h4> <span class="author source-org vcard"><span class="org fn">The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-07-28T16:45:02.418-06:00">Updated Jul 28, 2014 04:45PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">NICOSIA, Cyprus • Cyprus’ largest bank says it has bolstered its capital base by raising $1.34 billion through a private placement of new shares. Bank of Cyprus said late Monday the new shares each valued at 32 cents went to institutional investors from Europe, North America and Russia. It said existing shareholders will get a chance to buy back up to 20 percent of those shares, but that the total capital raised would remain at $1.34 billion. The bank said this will speed up its restructuring pl...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-582341322014-07-28T16:45:02.418-06:00" id="#license-2014-07-28T16:45:02.418-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58234132@www.sltrib.com Mon, 28 Jul 2014 16:45:02 MDT Cyprus passes international bailout review http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/money/58224141-79/cyprus-bailout-european-international.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/money/58224141-79/cyprus-bailout-european-international.html.csp">Cyprus passes international bailout review</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By MENELAOS HADJICOSTIS</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-07-25T13:16:09.373-06:00">Updated Jul 25, 2014 01:16PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Nicosia, Cyprus • Cyprus’ international creditors said Friday that the country’s bailout program is making good progress as fiscal targets have been comfortably met, welfare reform has moved forward and more steps have been taken to shore up the banking sector. But they urged authorities to tackle the high number of bad loans that are a drag on economic growth and job creation because they keep banks from lending. In a statement issued after the end of Cyprus’ fifth bailout review, the European ...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-582241412014-07-25T13:16:09.373-06:00" id="#license-2014-07-25T13:16:09.373-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58224141@www.sltrib.com Fri, 25 Jul 2014 13:16:09 MDT Venerable fields preserve Utah’s baseball tradition http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58109802-77/baseball-helper-park-magna.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58109802-77/baseball-helper-park-magna.html.csp">Venerable fields preserve Utah’s baseball tradition</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By Tom Wharton | The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-07-02T22:27:06.922-06:00">Updated Jul 2, 2014 10:27PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">omehow it was appropriate that teams from Helper and Magna played for last year’s Utah American Legion baseball championship. That’s because the squads play on two of Utah’s most historic baseball fields and carry on a small-town tradition dating back to the early 1920s, when the original diamonds were constructed. These are diamonds where copper and coal miners played heated games against nearby cities, many of them gone and nearly forgotten. Semi-pro Industrial League teams with names such as ...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="http://www.sltrib.com/pages/privacy"> Copyright 2013 The Salt Lake Tribune. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58109802@www.sltrib.com Wed, 02 Jul 2014 22:27:06 MDT