Daily Archives: September 4, 2019

Fresh meetings between UNSG Envoy and leaders to take place probably Thursday

The envoy of the UN Secretary-General Jane Holl Lute will most probably hold on Thursday a new round of meetings with the leaders, namely President of Cyprus Nicos Anastasiades and Turkish Cypriot leader Mustafa Akinci, in a bid to secure

Cyprus battles climate change through vigorous tree planting

Over 70,000 trees and plants are expected to be planted in Cyprus in the period of November-February, as part of the Governments efforts to tackle climate change.Agriculture Minister Costas Kadis told the press after the Cabinet meeting on Wednesday th...

New meeting between Cyprus President – UN envoy on Thursday set

A new meeting has been set between Cyprus President Nicos Anastasiades and UN Secretary Generals envoy Jane Holl Lute on Thursday morning, the fifth in five days, in the context of the ongoing effort to reach an agreement on the

Commercial aircraft safety not at risk by Turkish drones, Transport Minister says

Transport, Communications and Works Minister Vassiliki Anastassiadou has confirned that Turkish drones are flying above Paphos but has told CNA that they do not place the safety of commercial aircraft at risk.Anastassiadou, who was replying to a reques...

ENERGY: Turkish Cypriots offered gas share if Turkey recognises Cyprus EEZ

In a move to de-escalate tension with Turkey, Cyprus President Nicos Anastasiades has offered Turkish Cypriots a share of possible gas revenues if Ankara recognises Nicosia's energy exploration rights.This is a response to a proposal tabled by the Turk...

ENERGY: Turkish Cypriots offered gas share if Turkey recognises Cyprus EEZ

In a move to de-escalate tension with Turkey, Cyprus President Nicos Anastasiades has offered Turkish Cypriots a share of possible gas revenues if Ankara recognises Nicosia's energy exploration rights.This is a response to a proposal tabled by the Turk...