Daily Archives: March 14, 2018

Employment up by 0.3% in the euro area, by 0.2% in the EU28 and by 0.7% in Cyprus for Q4 2017

The number of persons employed increased by 0.3% in the euro area (EA19) and by 0.2% in the EU28 in the fourth quarter of 2017 compared with the previous quarter, according to national accounts estimates published by Eurostat, the statistical

First Exxon Mobil research vessel sails into Limassol, second expected on Thursday

Exxon Mobil's Ocean Investigator research vessel sailed into Limassol Port on Wednesday morning, to refuel and load the necessary equipment for environmental explorations in block 10 of Cyprus' exclusive economic zone.Port Master Panayiotis Agathocleou...

We don’t expect any problems with Turkey, US Ambassador says (1)

US Ambassador in Nicosia Kathleen Doherty has said the US do not expect any problems from Turkey regarding vessels conducting surveys within Cyprus' EEZ on behalf of Exxon Mobil.Doherty, who was replying to journalists' questions during a press confere...

Application for company registrations in Cyprus rise by 25% in February 2018

Applications for company registrations in Cyprus for February 2018 rose by 25.5% year on year, on the back of an 13% increase in applications in January.According to data released by the Department of Registrar of Companies, applications for the regist...

US steel and aluminium tariffs undermine multilateral trading system, MalmstrAlm tells MEPs

European Commissioner for Trade, Cecilia MalmstrAlm, told the European Parliament plenary, on Wednesday, in Strasbourg, that the tariffs on steel and aluminium products, to be imposed by the US, undermine the multilateral trading system and adversely a...

Next MFF must address new challenges faced by all EU member states, MEPs say

The European Parliament adopted on Wednesday in Strasbourg two resolutions on the expenditure and revenue sides of the next multi-annual financial framework (MFF), to apply from 2021. The European Parliament wants the EU budget to match political prior...