Daily Archives: December 22, 2019

Cyprus and Greece urge countries to join them in their common partnerships for stability in the region

The Foreign Ministers of Greece and Cyprus, Nikos Dendias and Nikos Christodoulides are calling on countries that respect international law to join them in their common initiatives to create the proper infrastructure to improve the lives of their count...

Cyprus President in Athens on January 2 for EastMed signing ceremony

President of Cyprus Nicos Anastasiades will attend a ceremony, in Athens, on January 2, 2020, for the signing of an intergovernmental agreement between Cyprus, Greece and Israel concerning the EastMed pipeline.The announcement was made by Government Sp...

Athens ready to contribute to Guterres’ efforts for a Cyprus solution, Greek FM says

Greek Foreign Minister Nikos Dendias said that Athens is ready to contribute to the efforts of the UN Secretary-General Antonio Guterres for a Cyprus settlement , during a recent meeting between the two men in Geneva earlier this week.In an

Greek FM expected in Cyprus late Sunday after contacts in Libya and Egypt

Greek Foreign Minister Nikos Dendias is in Libya for a flash visit and he is expected to also visit later in the day Egypt and Cyprus. In his last stop before returning to Greece, he will meet with his Cypriot

Recent workplace deaths could have been avoided

In the wake of two fatal workplace accidents within 24 hours and a sharp increase of work deaths have social partners agreeing that many could have been avoided if proper safety measures were in place.Trade unions are also fuming at

Pay deals signed in banking sector bring fragile stability

Social partners have welcomed the renewal of collective agreements between two of Cyprus largest banks and staff unions but there is a fragile truce.Working relations in the banking sector may be in for a bumpy ride as Hellenic Bank appears