Daily Archives: December 19, 2019

Health touches horizontally the lives of all of us, says EU Commissioner on Health

Stella Kyriakides, the new EU Commissioner on Health and Food Safety vowed on Thursday to touch the lives of both Cypriots and all EU citizens, stressing that the issues of Health and Food Safety concern the every-day lives of all

Cyprus pledged to contribute to the realization of the objectives of the EU Green New Deal, Minister Kadis stated

"As Cyprus, we have today pledged to contribute to the realization of the objectives of the Green New Deal", which was "also expressed by the President of the Republic himself at the European Council on December the 12th, when the

Three Cypriots arrested in Israeli ‘spy van’ probe

Cyprus police on Thursday arrested three Cypriots in connection with an alleged Israeli spy van equipped with sophisticated surveillance technology capable of hacking communications.The three suspects, two men aged 30 and 35, and a woman aged 41, face ...

Cyprus nominates ECHR for 2020 Nobel peace prize

Cyprus is to nominate the European Court of Human Rights (ECHR) for next year's Nobel Institute's Peace Prize.Deputy Government Spokesman Panayiotis Sentonas said the cabinet has authorised the Justice and Minister to submit a proposal to the Nobel Ins...

Cyprus road deaths at highest level for two years

Despite police efforts, the number of traffic deaths has already exceeded last year's toll, after a young motorist became the 50th victim to lose his life on Cyprus roads.Cyprus has significantly reduced the number of road accidents and fatalities over...

Slight increase in broad public sector employment in Q3

Total employment in the Broad Public Sector in the 3rd quarter of 2019 reached 66,846 persons, recording a slight increase compared to the same period last year.According to a press release by the Statistical Service of Cyprus, the employment in