Daily Archives: November 16, 2020

Theresa Villiers condemns President Erdogan’s Varosha visit

Theresa Villiers, MP for Chipping Barnet in north London and President of ‘Conservative Friends of Cyprus’, has described President Erdogan’s visit to Varosha as “disgraceful” and “provocative”.On Monday she was in contact with both the Cyprus High Com...

Cyprus Cabinet approves development of national framework on smart cities strategy

Cyprus Council of Ministers approved last Friday the development of a national framework on the strategy and promotion of smart cities, after a proposal submitted by the Deputy Ministry of Research, Innovation and Digital Policy.A press release issued ...

Mass applications for properties would pose serious risks for prospects of Cyprus solution, Spokesman says

Mass applications to the immovable property commission in the Turkish occupied areas for properties in the fenced off area of Famagusta known as Varosha, would pose very serious risks, Government Spokesman Kyriacos Koushos has said.In statements to CNA...

Cyprus President hopes for opening of electricity market soon for the benefit of the people

Cyprus President Nicos Anastasiades has expressed hope that the opening of the market in the field of electricity will take place soon, as well as the belief that the power station for the arrival of natural gas in Cyprus will

Erdogan’s visit in Turkish occupied Nicosia and Varosha a provocation, Greek Government says

Greek Government Spokesman Stelios Petsas said that the presence of the President of Turkey at the military parade held in Turkish occupied Nicosia, as well as his visit in the fenced-off area of Famagusta, known as Varosha, constitute a provocation

Foreign Minister expects informal conference on Cyprus to take place at the end of December or January

Cyprus’ Foreign Minister Nikos Christodoulides expressed on Monday concern about the risk of Turkey annexing the occupied areas of Cyprus in case no solution is found by 2023, the year Ankara marks the anniversary for the centennial since the founding