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CoE Ministers’ Deputies call on Turkey to provide information regarding missing persons in Cyprus

The Ministers’ Deputies of the Council of Europe Committee of Ministers have reiterated their call on Turkey to provide the Committee of Missing Persons in Cyprus (CMP) information relating to persons missing since the 1974 Turkish invasion of Cyprus.

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President says cooperation will continue with all those who contribute to prosperity and economic growth

President Nicos Anastasiades addressed on Thursday evening a dinner hosted by OEB, the Employers and Industrialists Federation.

He expressed his gratitude for the close cooperation with OEB and all the social partners and especially their actions and suggestions.

The President …

We should not return to practises of the past, new FinMin says

Cyprus’ new Finance Minister Constantinos Petrides called on lawmakers to assume a joint commitment not to return to financial practises of the past, stressing that prudent fiscal management, a healthy banking sector and promoting structural changes would enable the authorities

Larnaca’s first mall to open in time for Christmas 2020

As construction on the new Metropolis Mall in Larnaca, near the general hospital, is moving ahead at a rapid pace, retailers are moving in to grab the best store locations in the first shopping mall for the wider region.

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Government backs projects to lift Cyprus energy isolation

Nicosia reaffirmed its commitment to projects which will end Cyprus’ energy isolation and increase the island’s security of supply by connecting it to the rest of the European Union.

Speaking at the 7th Energy Symposium, President Nicos Anastasiades referred to …

The world does not seem to have borders from space, says astronaut Anna Lee Fisher

Once you get into space you don’t see borders and you really start to think of yourself as a citizen of this planet, said astronaut Anna Lee Fisher, describing how the space program has been bringing people together ever since