Daily Archives: January 22, 2020

Cyprus’ Spokesman says government has information that Turkey has obtained info on EEZ

Cyprus' Government Spokesman, Kyriacos Koushos, has said that the government has information in its possession that Turkey has in some way obtained studies concerning block 8 of the Republic of Cyprus' exclusive economic zone.In statements to the Helle...

US State Department urges Turkey to halt drilling operations in waters off Cyprus

The United States' Department has said it remains deeply concerned by reports of Turkey's drilling operations in the waters off Cyprus and has urged the Turkish authorities to halt them.A State Department spokesperson was replying to a question by Hell...

Southern EU countries must play a substantial role in resolving regional challenges, House President says

Southern EU countries are better placed to know the situation in the Mediterranean, therefore they can and must play a substantial role in resolving the region's challenges, House President Demetris Syllouris said on Wednesday.Cyprus has chosen the pat...

Cyprus looking to break more tourism records

Cyprus Deputy Ministry of Tourism while satisfied that 2019 ended with breaking the record for tourist arrivals it has produced a 10-year roadmap to ensure the island's long-term future.Earlier this week, Tourism Minister Savvas Perdios presented his m...

Trade deficit increases in first ten months of 2019

Cyprus trade deficit recorded an increase on an annual basis during the first ten months of 2019, data released by the Cyprus Statistical Service show.In particular, according to data included in the electronic publication Intra-Extra EU Trade Statisti...

UEFA experts to visit Cyprus to help prevent match-fixing

A UEFA group of experts on combating match-fixing will visit Cyprus next week at the invitation of the Cyprus Football Association (CFA) after it came under fire for corruption in the game.According to the CFA, the UEFA delegation will hold