Category Archives: Governance

The struggle of EOKA showed the way for endurance, Chinese Ambassador says

 The struggle of EOKA showed the way for endurance, determination, national dignity and honour, said the Ambassador of China to Cyprus, Huang Xingyuan, in a reference to today’s anniversary of the 1955-59 liberation struggle against British colonial rule.

“Many lessons …

Cyprus President and Israeli PM discuss bilateral cooperation against COVID-19

 The President of Cyprus NicosAnastasiades and the Israeli Prime Minister discussed on Tuesday bilateral cooperation regarding the struggle against COVID-19, Benjamin Netanyahu wrote on twitter.

“Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu spoke last night with Cypriot President NicosAnastasiades. The leaders discussed ways …

Coronavirus impact on shipping unavoidable, Deputy Minister says

 The impact of the coronavirus pandemic outbreak will be unavoidable Deputy Minister of Shipping NatasaPilides has said, expressing hope that industry will bounce back as it will continue serving global trade.

“I believe the impact will be unavoidable both on …

Full solidarity with Greece Bulgaria & Cyprus over borders expressed in European Council draft conclusions

 Full solidarity with Greece, Bulgaria and Cyprus over the border situation and migration is expressed in the European Council teleconference draft conclusions of the 27 EU head of state or government, due today at 16:00 CET (17:00 Cyprus time).

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Cyprus President in a videoconference with EU27 leaders

 Cyprus President NicosAnastasiades is taking part in a videoconference with the EU leaders, chaired by Charles Michel, President of the European Council. This is the third EUCO videoconference, following the COVID19 pandemic.

According to a written statement by the Government …

Human Rights and Democracy: striving for dignity and equality around the world

Today, the European Commission and the High Representative set out the priorities and way ahead on Human rights and Democracy, adopting a Joint Communication and the EU Action Plan on Human Rights and Democracy for 2020-2024.

Further, they put forward …