Daily Archives: January 14, 2020

Finance Minister satisfied over double bond issuance

Finance Minister Constantinos Petrides expressed on Tuesday his satisfaction over the conclusion of a double bond issuance, that will secure the biggest part of the country’s borrowing needs for 2020, while repaying an IMF rescue loan earlier than planned.

The …

Building permits significantly increase in January – October 2019

The number of building permits issued in the period January � October 2019 of 2019 increased by 10%, registering also a significant increase in both their total value and the total covered area, compared to the corresponding ten-month period of

Defence Ministers of Cyprus and Italy to continue cooperation in the Eastern Mediterranean

Cyprus Defence Minister Savvas Angelides and his Italian counterpart Lorenzo Buerine, agreed to continue the mutual information, coordination and cooperation, regarding the issue of energy security in the EEZ of Cyprus and more generally in the ?astern Mediterranean.

According to …

We cannot accept the behaviour of Turkey in the Cypriot EEZ, European Commission President says

The EU cannot accept the behaviour of Turkey and will stand strongly by the side of Cyprus, European Commission President Ursula von der Leyen said on Tuesday, while Andrej Plenkovic, Prime Minister of Croatia whose country holds the EU rotating

Nicosia and Washington accelerate efforts for Cyprus to become part of the Visa Waiver Program

Nicosia and Washington accelerate their efforts to include Cyprus in the United States’ Visa Waiver Program, with the two sides setting up a Working Group to deal with this matter.

A Foreign Ministry announcement says that Foreign Minister Nikos Christodoulides, …

Bad loans down at Euros 9,7 billion in August 2019

Non performing facilities (NPFs) in Cyprus banks recorded a slight decrease of approximately Euros 1.4 million in August 2019 compared to the previous month, according to the latest data released from the Central Bank of Cyprus (CBC). Total