Daily Archives: April 25, 2018

France worried due to ideas favouring the partition of Cyprus, Ambassador Troccaz says

France is worried due ideas favouring Cyprus partition, which are reported in the media, French Ambassador in Nicosia Rene Troccaz said on Wednesday, after a meeting with the leader of the Citizens' Alliance party Giorgos Lillikas.Troccaz stressed that...

Looted mosaic from the Turkish occupied church of Panagia Kanakaria returns home

A rare and priceless mosaic of Apostolos Andreas on a medal, which has been looted from the Turkish occupied Panagia Kanakaria church in the village of Lythragomi, has finally returned home.This is one of the last remaining pieces of the

Retail turnover volume and value increase in February

The Turnover Volume Index of Retail Trade Except of Motor Vehicles increased by 5.8% February 2018, compared to the corresponding month of the previous year and reached 95.3 units, the Statistical Service of the Republic of Cyprus announced Wednesday.O...

Ship financing a drive for further development of Cyprus maritime cluster says Shipping Deputy Minister

We foresee ship financing as another drive to further develop our maritime cluster, particularly in view of the new opportunities arising in Cyprus following the privatisation of the Limassol port and the discovery of hydrocarbons in our EEZ, Deputy Mi...

Cyprus conveys willingness to support the people of Syria, during the 2nd Brussels conference

Cyprus condemns unreservedly, the use of chemical weapons in Syria, clarifies that there can be no military solution to the Syrian conflict and the EU reaffirms its commitment to the Syrian people and neighboring countries, while stressing the need to

Privatisation process for Cyprus Cooperative Bank postponed until mid-May

The privatisation process for the Cyprus Cooperative Bank has been postponed for mid-May reliable sources told the Cyprus News Agency.Under the initial timeframe, binding offers should have been submitted next Monday.According to the same sources, the ...