Daily Archives: April 3, 2018

Government to deposit 2.5 billion euro at CCB in the form of a bond

The Government officially announced on Tuesday it was depositing 2.5 billion euro at the Cyprus Cooperative Bank (CCB), in the form of a bond, to support it amid a tender for the privatisation of the nationalised cooperative sector.On March 19

Environment Commissioner satisfied with report on waste packaging management

Commissioner for the Environment Ioanna Panayiotou has expressed her satisfaction with the publishing of the special report on the management of waste packaging in Cyprus, which was published by the Audit Office of the Republic of Cyprus on March 28,

PEO and DEV-IS trade unions reaffirm commitment for a Cyprus settlement

Trade union representatives from PEO and DEV-IS met on Tuesday in Nicosia, underlining their unswerving commitment to a Cyprus settlement providing for a bizonal bicommunal federation with political equality and a single sovereignty, citizenship and in...

Cyprus among countries in which labour exploitation emerged as the predominant form of trafficking, GRETA report says

Cyprus is among European countries in which labour exploitation has emerged as the predominant form of trafficking, according to the latest annual report from the Council of Europe's Group of Experts on Action against Trafficking in Human Beings (GRETA...

Europe, US and neigbouring countries concerned over behaviours as the one adopted by Turkey, President says

Cyprus President Nicos Anastasiades has said that there is a broader concern in Europe, countries of our region and the US about behaviours such as the one adopted by Turkey.In statements he made on the sidelines of the visits he

MEPs to be given a sense of humanitarian urgency on missing persons’ question, CMP third member tells CNA

A visit to Cyprus by the Committee on Civil Liberties, Justice and Home Affairs of the European Parliament (LIBE) (3-5 April) and a meeting on Wednesday with the Committee on Missing Persons (CMP) is extremely important, CMP's third member Paul-Henri