Category Archives: Business

A Cyprus settlement will require tough choices and compromises British High Commission says

The United Kingdom believes that a Cyprus settlement will require tough choices and compromises.A statement from the British High Commission on latest UN Secretary General report on progress towards a settlement in Cyprus said that with real political ...

Greece, Egypt and Lebanon express support for Cyprus reunification at Rhodos Ministerial Conference

Greece, Egypt, and Lebanon have expressed their support for the need to resolve the Cyprus problem and to reunify Cyprus on the basis of the relevant UN resolutions and EU principles and values without the system of guarantees, invasive rights

Probe into Cooperative Bank to examine both pre and post 2013 period, says President

The probe which the government has requested into the Cyprus Cooperative Bank will look into matters before and after 2013, President Nicos Anastasiades said on Thursday.In statements before a lunch, in Nicosia, hosted by the Embassy of Bulgaria in Cyp...

South Sudan Rivals Meet Face-to-Face in Ethiopia

South Sudanese President Salva Kiir and rebel leader Riek Machar met Wednesday for their first face-to-face meeting in two years.The meeting in Ethiopia's capital, Addis Ababa, comes amid efforts to end the world's youngest country's nearly five-year c...

Agriculture Minister to appeal for EU solidarity to face drought shortages

Agriculture, Rural Development and Environment Minister, Costas Kadis, will try to gain the EU's solidarity in finding ways and means to support Cyprus' farmers overcome the challenges due to the continued drought.Kadis will attend on Monday the Agricu...

UN Special Envoy Jolie Visits Syrian Refugees in Iraq

The world is failing to properly invest in the Syrian refugee crisis and families, women, and children are suffering terribly as a result, U.N. refugee agency special envoy Angelina Jolie said on Sunday.The Hollywood actress was visiting the Domiz Camp...