Category Archives: Business

Cyprus fiscal debt at 97.5% of GDP in 2017

Cyprus' fiscal debt in 2017 was Euros 19.213,8 mn, which corresponds to 97.5% of GDP, according to preliminary fiscal results for 2017, which have been audited and verified within the Excessive Deficit Procedure framework of the European Commission.Acc...

CHINA SENDING POLICE CONTINGENTS TO JOIN UN PEACEKEEPING MISSIONS IN SOUTH SUDAN, CYPRUS

BEIJING-- China will send 19 police officers to serve with United Nations peacekeeping mission in South Sudan and Cyprus, the Ministry of Public Security has announced here.With 12 members, the police team bound for South Sudan will be the seventh

Climate change Conference in Nicosia, a very timely one, SG Emeritus of World Meteorological Organization tells CNA

The nine warmest years since scientific records are available have all occurred since 2005, while over the past 40 years, each decade has been warmer than the previous one, Michel Jarraud, Secretary General Emeritus of the World Meteorological Organiza...

President Anastasiades sends message of condolences on passing of Barbara Bush

President of the Republic Nicos Anastasiades has sent a message of condolences to former US Presidents George H.W. Bush and George W. Bush on the passing of the former First Lady of the United States of America Barbara Bush, wife

SSM seems to favour the merger of Coops with another commercial bank, FinMin says

The EU banking supervisor, the Single Supervisory Mechanism (SSM) seems to favour the merger of the performing part of the state-owned Cyprus Cooperative Bank (CCB) with another banking institution, Finance Minister Harris Georgiades has said.Saddled w...

Chinese Ambassador presents “One Belt, One Road” initiative at Foreign Ministry event

Chinas Ambassador in Nicosia Huang Xingyuan has presented the "One Belt, One Road" initiative at an event by the Ministry of Foreign Affairs entitled "The World on Wednesdays", after which he exchanged views with all present on further enhancing the