Daily Archives: November 15, 2019

CYPRUS: Government announces incentive scheme to buy electric cars

Cyprus has approved an attractive EUR 7,000 incentive package to encourage motorists to scrap their old petrol cars for a new environmentally-friendly electric one.

Transport Minister Vassiliki Anastassiadou, said the cabinet has backed her ministry’s proposal to promote the withdrawal …

CYPRUS: Nicosia denounces illegal UDI in north on 36th anniversary

Nicosia on Friday condemned the unilateral declaration of independence (UDI) which the Turkish Cypriots announced on 15 November 1983 to establish the self-styled ‘Turkish Republic of Northern Cyprus’.

The Cyprus government and the political leadership have reiterated their determination to …

Cyprus President stresses political determination ahead of Berlin, as Nicosia condemns Ankara’s new drilling attempt

President of Cyprus Nicos Anastasiades stressed on Friday his determination and political will to attend a meeting in Berlin, later this month, with UN Secretary-General Antonio Guterres and Turkish Cypriot leader Mustafa Akinci, in a positive and creative spirit, aiming

Greece will never accept the consequences of the Turkish invasion in Cyprus, Foreign Ministry says

Greece stresses that it will never accept nor recognize the consequences of the Turkish invasion and occupation in the island, while assuring that it will continue to stand by the side of the Republic of Cyprus.

The position is outlined …

UNSG still hopeful that a durable Cyprus settlement can be achieved

UN Secretary-General Antonio Guterres said that he continues to hold out hope that a durable settlement to the Cyprus problem can be achieved and urged all parties to take advantage of this period of consultations “to lay the groundwork for

Results of visit to China to be further promoted, Cyprus House President says

House President, Demetris Syllouris, has said that the parliament intends to further promote the results of the visit he and a delegation paid recently to China, so that they will be taken into consideration during the next meeting about the