Daily Archives: September 20, 2019

EMU’s Cisco Training Success

The Eastern Mediterranean University (EMU) Computer Center Directorate has been providing CISCO Systems Networking Academy Training for the last 15 years. EMU Network Manager and Networking Academy Representative / Instructor Yusuf Kucuk had previously obtained the Academy Curriculum Excellence, Instructor

TRAVEL: Cyprus-Greece passenger ferry link to be relaunched in 2020

Cypriot Deputy Minister of Shipping, Natasa Pilides told parliament that a passenger ferry between Cyprus and Greece is expected to begin in May 2020 ending two decades without such a sea link.

As a result of surveys and studies conducted …

Staff statement following the seventh post-programme surveillance (PPS) mission to Cyprus

European Commission staff, in liaison with staff from the European Central Bank (ECB)*, visited Cyprus from 16 to 20 September to conduct the seventh post-programme surveillance (PPS) mission. The mission was coordinated with an International Monetary Fund (IMF) Article IV

Circular Plastics Alliance: 100+ signatories commit to use 10 million tons of recycled plastic in new products by 2025

Today, more than 100 public and private partners covering the whole plastics value chain will sign the declaration of the Circular Plastics Alliance, which promotes voluntary actions for a well-functioning EU market in recycled plastics.

The declaration lays out how …

CYPRUS: School students join global climate action

Hundreds of Cyprus school children joined a world day of action against climate change as they marched through the streets of Nicosia on Friday.

The protest is part of a global strike taking place to demand that world leaders take …

TECHNOLOGY: Cyprus MPs discuss 5G as scientists warn of health risks

Scientists raised concerns over public health risks from the implementation of a 5G mobile Cyprus network during a discussion in parliament with MPs.

While according to EU directives, Cyprus must issue 5G broadband licenses by the end of 2020, scientists …