Category Archives: Medical

Interior Minister to send a letter to EU asking for relocation for a number of individuals granted protection status

Cyprus' Interior Minister Constantinos Petrides said on Sunday that next week he will send an official letter to his counterparts in the European Union and to the European Commission asking that a significant number of individuals granted protection in...

CYPRUS: Marginal decline in household debt in March to EUR 20.4 bln

Household debt dropped slightly to Euros 20.4 bln in March from Euros 20.5 bln in December 2018, accounting for 97% of Cyprus' GDP, according to the Central Bank of Cyprus.Compared with December 2016 when such debt accounted for 119% of

CYPRUS: July economic sentiment retreats on general slowdown

The economic sentiment in July retreated in almost all sectors for the second consecutive month due to weaker business confidence in services, retail trade, construction and industry, according to the University of Cyprus benchmark index.The monthly Ec...

CYPRUS: July economic sentiment retreats on general slowdown

The economic sentiment in July retreated in almost all sectors for the second consecutive month due to weaker business confidence in services, retail trade, construction and industry, according to the University of Cyprus benchmark index.The monthly Ec...

EU: Cyprus joins ‘gender equality’ effort with first female Commissioner

DISY deputy and women's health activist Stella Kyriakides is set to replace Christos Stylianides as Cyprus Commissioner in Brussels, President Nicos Anastasiades announced on Friday, making her one of seven female candidates proposed for the new Commis...

Commission takes further steps to end illegal tax breaks in the Italian and Cypriot yacht industries

The Commission is today taking further steps to end illegal tax breaks in the yacht industries of Italy and Cyprus, first brought to light in the Paradise Papers leaks. Today's legal proceedings also form part of the Commission's ongoing efforts