Cyprus banks to open Tuesday except for two worst-hit: CNA

NICOSIA (AFP) - Cyprus banks except for its two biggest lenders, the two worst-hit by a financial crisis, are to reopen on Tuesday after a 10-day lockdown for fear of a run on deposits, state media reported.

The Bank of Cyprus and Laiki, or Popular Bank, will remain closed until Thursday to give officials time to adjust to measures imposed under an EU-led bailou

t, the CNA news agency said, citing an unnamed central bank official.