Category Archives: General

Anastasiades and May discuss Brexit over the phone

Britains Prime Minister Theresa May contacted on Saturday afternoon by telephone the President of the Republic Nicos Anastasiades, according to a written statement issued yesterday by the Government Spokesman Prodromos Prodromou.During their conversati...

EU invests Euros 116.1 million to improve the quality of life of Europeans

New LIFE programme funding will unlock more than Euros 3.2 billion of additional support to 12 large-scale environmental and climate projects in ten Member States to support Europe's transition to a low-carbon, circular economy.The European Commission...

CYPRUS: Number of companies operating in shipping sector rises 21%

Cyprus has witnessed a significant 21% increase in the number of companies operating in the shipping sector since the establishment of a Shipping Ministry a year ago, Deputy Minister Natasa Pilides said.Pilides was optimistic over the future of shippin...

POLITICS: Cyprus guarantees British expat rights in event of no-deal Brexit

Even if Britain crashes out of the EU in a disorderly Brexit, Cyprus will protect the rights of 60,000 British citizens living on the island.Cypriot Foreign Minister Nikos Christodoulides sent a letter to UK Secretary of State for Foreign and

CYPRUS: Greek consortium preferred bidder for Europe’s largest casino complex

Greek consortium Terna - J&P Avax has been selected as the preferred bidder to construct the Euros 550 mln City of Dreams Mediterranean � Europe's largest casino - and is now in consultation to draw up the final contract.The consortium

President Anastasiades receives Israel’s President at the Presidential Palace

Cyprus President Nicos Anastasiades received Israel's President Reuven Rivlin at the Presidential Palace, on Tuesday morning.The national anthems of the two countries sounded by the police philharmonic orchestra upon Rivlins arrival.During his official...