Category Archives: Legal-Judicial

Proportion of persons at risk of poverty in the EU decreases to 21.7% in 2018, 2pp lower than 2008

In 2018, 109.2 million people, or 21.7% of the population, in the European Union (EU) were at risk of poverty or social exclusion. This means that they were in at least one of the following three conditions: at risk of

In 2018 government deficit and debt in the euro area and EU28 decreased in relative terms compared with 2017

In 2018, the government deficit and debt of both the euro area (EA19) and the EU28 decreased in relative terms compared with 2017, according to data released today by Eurostat, the statistical office of the European Union following the so

UN diplomat expresses concern over uncertainty for the resumption of negotations on Cyprus

The UN Secretary General’s Special Representative and head of the UN peacekeeping force in Cyprus (UNFICYP) Elizabeth Spehar has said that uncertainty regarding the prospects for the resumption of the negotiations aiming to solve the Cyprus problem remains a concern,

Cyprus House President discusses issues of mutual interest with the High Commissioner of India

Cyprus House President Demetris Syllouris met on Monday with the High Commissioner of India to Cyprus R.K. Raghavan, with whom he exchanged views on issues of mutual interest, with particular reference to the latest developments in the broader regions where

We work intensively on Cyprus-Greece ferry link, Shipping Deputy Minister says

Shipping Deputy Minister Natasa Pilides has said that Ministry staff is working feverishly on the proposal to be presented to the European Commission regarding a ferry connection between Cyprus and Greece which is expected to be operational by the upcoming

CYPRUS: MPs stumped over old law banning electric vehicles on motorways

Not only does Cyprus lack a strong incentive scheme for promoting the use of electric vehicles to reduce CO2 emissions, it would appear that it actually prohibits their use.

A forgotten law, according to daily Phileleftheros, prohibits the use of …