Daily Archives: February 16, 2020

FinMin to take part at Eurogroup meeting on Monday

Cyprus Finance Minister Constantinos Petrides travels to Brussels on Sunday to take part on Monday at a Eurogroup meeting which will discuss, among other issues, the shift from labour to environmental taxation.

According to the agenda highlights published at the …

Defence Minister holds contacts during Munich Security Conference

Defence Minister Savvas Angelides briefed his counterparts and other officials on Turkeys actions in Cyprus EEZ and regional security issues, on the sidelines of the Munich Security Conference, where he participated.

According to an announcement issued by Defence Ministry, Angelides …

Turkey’s provocative actions in Varosha are unacceptable, Cyprus President says

Cyprus President Nicos Anastasiades has referred to Turkeys provocative actions in the fenced – off part of Turkish occupied Famagusta, known as Varosha, noting that they are not and will not be accepted, adding that the government will not remain

Turkey’s provocative actions in Varosha are unacceptable, Cyprus President says

Cyprus President Nicos Anastasiades has referred to Turkeys provocative actions in the fenced – off part of Turkish occupied Famagusta, known as Varosha, noting that they are not and will not be accepted, adding that the government will not remain

Settling Varosha would be “the gravestone of Cyprus problem,” Famagusta Mayor says

Turkish occupied Famagusta’s Mayor Simos Ioannou has expressed the view that if the fenced � off part of the city, known as Varosha, is settled it will be the gravestone of the Cyprus problem.

Ioannou was speaking after an extraordinary …

We do not meddle with Turkish Cypriots’ internal matters, FM reiterates

Cyprus Foreign Affairs Minister Nikos Christodoulides reiterated on Saturday the government’s position that it does not meddle with the Turkish Cypriot community’s internal matters, expressing the hope that the next Turkish Cypriot leader will be a proponent of a bizonal