Category Archives: Business

European Commission experts to visit Cyprus on migration and refugee crisis

Experts from the European Commission are expected to visit Cyprus next week to hold contacts with the Cypriot authorities on the rising refugee and migrant flows towards the island.A ministerial committee on crisis management that convened on Thursday,...

Output in constructions marks significant increase, moderate rise in prices

Output in constructions has registered significant annual growth in the second quarter of 2018 rising 13.1% year on year, whereas prices rose by a moderate 3.9%, according to data released today by the Cyprus Statistical Service (Cystat).According to C...

OIL EXPLORATION NEAR CYPRUS: TURKEY TO EGYPT, US – DO NOT THREATEN US

ANKARA-- Turkey warned some countries against exceeding their limits following recent comments over the Turkish oil and gas exploration activities to the south of Cyprus. Last week, Cyprus hosted the 19th World Conference of the World Federation of Ove...

Legal charges against Turkish Cypriot journalists should be dropped OSCE Representative tells Turkey

OSCE Representative on Freedom of the Media, Harlem Desir in a letter today to the Turkish authorities expressed his concern over recent judicial action launched by the country's prosecution against two journalists of the Turkish Cypriot daily Afrika.I...

Legal charges against Turkish Cypriot journalists should be dropped OSCE Representative tells Turkey

OSCE Representative on Freedom of the Media, Harlem Desir in a letter today to the Turkish authorities expressed his concern over recent judicial action launched by the country's prosecution against two journalists of the Turkish Cypriot daily Afrika.I...

Turkey must implement the Third Vienna Agreement on the enclaved, Presidential Commissioner’s Office says

Turkey must fully implement the provisions of the Third Vienna Agreement (2 August 1975) for the enclaved and demonstrate in deeds that it respects the agreements it signs, a press release by the office of the Presidential Commissioner says.The announc...