SPDC or Saving Pound Dogs Cyprus is a charitable, non-profit organisation in Cyprus, which is dedicated to rescuing and rehoming stray dogs to loving homes in the UK and across Europe. We have a ‘no-kill’ policy and do not practice euthanasia.
All arrivals to Cyprus must present a negative PCR test, no older than 72 hours. Arrivals from red countries will be tested again upon entry. All arrivals to Cyprus must take a PCR or rapid antigen test every 7 days after arrival. Fully vaccinated arrivals are exempt unless arriving from a high-risk country. Is public transportation open in Cyprus?
The meaning of pound is any of various units of mass and weight; specifically : a unit now in general use among English-speaking peoples equal to 16 avoirdupois ounces or 7000 grains or 0.4536 kilogram.
The pound sign £ is the symbol for the pound sterling – the currency of the United Kingdom and previously of Great Britain and of the Kingdom of England.The same symbol is used for other currencies called pound, such as the Gibraltar, Egyptian, Manx and Syrian pounds.
On January 01, 2008 the Republic of Cyprus joined the Euro system and in so doing introduced the Euro as its official currency, replacing the Cyprus pound as the unit of account. Thus, Euro banknotes and coins are the country’s legal tender.
Cyprus is located in the east of the Mediterranean, just south of Turkey, north of Egypt and southeast of Greece.Its location in the Med leads it to enjoy a fairly typical sunny Mediterranean climate; however, its proximity to southwest Asia makes it one of the hottest parts of the Mediterranean, especially in midsummer.
The pound (or livre as it was then known) was introduced in 1919 and was pegged at a value of 20F. As the political status of Lebanon evolved, the Banque de Syrie, which was to act as the official bank for Lebanon and Syria, was renamed the Banque de Syrie et du Grand-Liban (BSL). BSL issued the Syro-Lebanese pound for 15 years, starting in 1924.