Daily Archives: February 12, 2020

Cyprus President discusses EU budget with European Council President


The President of Cyprus Nicos Anastasiades had a teleconference with Charles Michel, the President of the European Council, discussing EU budget. As Government Spokesman Kyriacos Koushos said, Michel views positively Cyprus’ request in relation to the migrant issue.

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Turkish FM announcement proves wrong those saying President Anastasiades refused a settlement, government says


Government Spokesman Kyriacos Koushos pointed on Wednesday to an announcement, issued yesterday by the Turkish Foreign Ministry, which said that Ankara never gave its consent for the abolition of guarantees and intervention rights at the 2017 Conference on Cyprus, …

Commissioner Kyriakides pledges to work with stakeholders and EU members to end illegal trade in companion animals

Commissioner for Health and Food Safety, Stella Kyriakides underlined that the Commission will monitor the situation closely regarding the illegal trade in companion animals and will work with Member States and stakeholders to ensure illegal trade in cats and dogs

The strengthening of relations between Cyprus and the diaspora in Australia is an obligation, House President says

The strengthening of the relations between the Republic of Cyprus and the Cypriots of diaspora in Australia constitutes an obligation for the Republic, President of the House of Representatives Demetris Syllouris has said. The President and the interparliamentary delegation accompanying

Remains of Greek officer to be handed over to relatives 46 years after Turkish invasion in Cyprus

A ceremony to hand over the remains of George Katsanis, a Greek commander killed in Cyprus during the 1974 Turkish invasion, will take place on Thursday in Nicosia, allowing his relatives to bury him soon in his homeland, in Greece.

Government to stand by the side of the Cypriot businesswolrd, FinMin says

Minister of Finance Constantinos Petrides assured on Wednesday the government will stand by the side of the business world with the view to promoting a healthy business climate that generates income both for the for businesspeople and employees alike.

Petrides …