Category Archives: Business

CYPRUS: Cypriot football shamed over Uzoho health card fiasco

Cyprus hit the international headlines with a scandal involving an allegedly falsified health certificate issued to Nigeria's World Cup goalkeeper loaned to Anorthosis Famagusta from Deportivo La Coruna, one of Spain's most popular teams. Nigeria goalk...

CNA signs “News Agencies’ Tolerance Charter” at Dubai World Government Summit

The Cyprus News Agency is among the signatories of the News Agencies' Tolerance Charter, adopted by news agencies' representatives participating at the World Government Summit 2019 in a bid to highlight coexistence and tolerance.The charter, consisting...

House Speaker’s initiative for Middle East countries cooperation forum

House of Representatives President Demetris Syllouris referred on Saturday to his initiative to establish a cooperation forum between parliaments of Middle Eastern countries.He was addressing an Inter-Parliamentary Union (IPU) meeting of the preparator...

CYPRUS: GRECO expects progress in anti-corruption standards

The Council of Europe's anti-corruption watchdog expects to see some progress in the implementation of standards, many of which have not yet been applied, especially in the judiciary.Invited to Cyprus to probe allegations of foul play, conflict of inte...

MARKETS: Are political risks in Europe and U.K. driving USD higher?

The negative mood sweeping across financial markets late in the trading week continues to highlight how investor sentiment remains extremely sensitive to any changes in the narrative with US-China trade developments.Global equities got up on the wrong ...

CYPRUS: City of Dreams contractor ‘in a few days’

The countdown for the construction of the Euros 550 mln City of Dreams Mediterranean casino has begun as the operator-owner of the resort is set to announce the preferred bidder within a few days.Sources close to the deal told the