Monthly Archives: March 2018

CNA News – CNA – Evie Mitsidou Phillips – Cyprus/NICOSIA 31/03/2018 12:26

Spehar hosts informal dinner between Anastasiades and Akinci on April 16The leaders of the islands two communities, Cyprus President Nicos Anastasiades and Turkish Cypriot leader Mustafa Akinci, will be meeting at an informal dinner on April 16, the Un...

House Speaker speaks of need for a friendlier business environment for change

House of Representatives President Demetris Syllouris has stressed the need for a friendlier environment for change to happen.Syllouris was addressing on Saturday morning the Cyprus Institute of Marketing (CIM) summit 2018 entitled Keeping Ahead of Cha...

GDP projected to grow by 4 – 4.25% during 2018 – 2019 IMF says

The IMF, in its Staff Concluding Statement after the second post-program monitoring mission, has referred to the rapid pace of Cyprus' economic expansion, noting that GDP is projected to grow by 4 � 4.25% during 2018 � 2019, but has

Trump and Erdogan discuss regional developments

US President Donald Trump spoke on Friday with Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan to discuss regional developments and the strategic partnership between the United States and Turkey.According to the White House, the two leaders expressed support fo...

President’s meeting with Akinci to signal possibility for talks’ resumption, Spokesman tells CNA

Government Spokesman Prodromos Prodromou said on Saturday that a meeting between Cyprus President Nicos Anastasiades and Turkish Cypriot leader Mustafa Akinci, on April 16, will provide an indication as to whether negotiations may resume on the island....

Cyprus may resort to the UN Security Council if Turkey attempts drilling in the Republic’s EEZ, President says

Cyprus President Nicos Anastasiades has not ruled out the possibility of resorting to the UN Security Council if Turkey tries to use its drill ship for drilling purposes in the Republic's Exclusive Economic Zone.Should this happen, the President told G...