FM Kasoulides travels to Qatar for working visit

Cyprus Foreign Minister, Ioannis Kasoulides, who will pay Doha a working visit to review and deepen bilateral relations, will also hand over a written message by the President of the Republic, Nicos Anastasiades, to the Emir of Qatar, Sheikh Tamim bin Hamad Al Thani.   According to a Foreign Ministry press release, Kasoulides travels on … Read more

Interior Minister Nouris underlines role of overseas Cypriots in efforts to solve the Cyprus problem

The contribution of overseas Cypriots and the Greek Diaspora in efforts to solve the Cyprus problem is more than important, Interior Minister Nicos Nouris, said in remarks after a service at Agios Nikolaos Church in New York during the celebrations to mark the independence of the Republic of Cyprus.   He said the Diaspora’s “contribution … Read more

Cyprus and WHO to sign statement of intent for WHO regional office in Larnaca this week

Minister of Health Michalis Hadjipantela and WHO Regional Director for Europe Hans Kluge will sign on Thursday in Cyprus a joint statement of intent for the operation of a WHO regional office in Larnaca, Konstantinos Athanasiou, Health Ministry’s communication officer, told CNA.   Athanasiou said that the Ministry’s aim is for the office to open … Read more

Deputy Minister for Shipping to participate in Malta Maritime Summit

Deputy Minister for Shipping Vasilis Demetriades departs today for Malta to participate in the Malta Maritime Summit.   Demetriades will participate in a round table discussion together with his counterparts from Malta, Greece and Portugal on the topic “Does the industry require a Paradigm Shift? – Political Side”.   According to a Deputy Ministry press … Read more

The 42nd Morphou anti-occupation march a reminder of the continuous struggle for return

“We will continue the struggle to guarantee the lawful rights of the people of Morphou, even if only a few dozens of them are left,” Morphou Mayor, Victoras Hadjiavraam said on Monday during a press conference in Nicosia, on the occasion of the 42nd anti-occupation march.   Cyprus has been divided since 1974 when Turkey … Read more

PRESS RELEASE – BW – Alpago Properties Sells the Most Expensive Signature Villa in the Dubai Property Market for AED 302.5M (82M $)

Alpago Properties Sells the Most Expensive Signature Villa in the Dubai Property Market for AED 302.5M (82M $)   Casa Del Sole is the largest signature villa on the Palm Jumeirah’s Billionaires’ Row, was sold at a record deal   DUBAI, United Arab EmiratesDUBAI, United Arab Emirates–(BUSINESS WIRE)– Alpago Properties entered the record books in … Read more

A part of your soul stays in the country you go on mission to, Eleni Theocharous and Katia Christodoulou tell CNA [VIDEO]

A part of your soul stays in the country you go on mission to, Dr. Eleni Theocharous and photojournalist Katia Christodoulou have told CNA. They both took part in a recent humanitarian mission of the “Volunteer Doctors-Cyprus” organisation in Zimbabwe, with the aim of inspecting its existing educational and development programmes.   Replying to a … Read more

Problematic behaviour has been destigmatised as players can seek help, says National Betting Authority president

Through the implementation of an action plan the Authority has succeeded in largely destigmatising problematic and pathological behaviour, said President of the National Betting Authority Ioanna Fiakkou, on Monday.   Fiakkou was addressin the opening of the 5th Safe Gaming Conference as part of the activities of the 5th Safe Gaming Week, which was established … Read more

President receives many congratulation messages from foreign leaders and other officials about Independence Day

Cyprus President, Nicos Anastasiades, has received dozens of congratulation messages from foreign leaders and Secretary-Generals of international organisations, on the occasion of the anniversary of Cyprus’ Independence Day.   According to a press release issued by the Presidency, among others, Anastasiades received messages from Pope Francis, the UN Secretary – General, the Prime Minister of … Read more