Category Archives: Medical

We mark the beginning of a new era for European civil protection, Commissioner Stylianides tells the EP

Today we mark the beginning of a new era for European civil protection, EU Commissioner for Humanitarian Aid and Crisis Management, Christos Stylianides said on Tuesday speaking before the European Parliament Plenary, in view of the voting on upgrading...

EastMed could be “one of the greatest underwater projects” in the world Israel’s President says (1)

Israel's President Reuven Rivlin said on Tuesday that the EastMed pipeline could be one of the greatest underwater projects in the world.Rivlin, who was speaking at the Presidential Palace after having held consultations with Cyprus President Nicos Ana...

NPEs increase by Euros 87 million in October

Non-performing exposures (NPEs) in Cyprus banks recorded an increase of Euros 87 million in October 2018 compared to September 2018, despite the fact that they remained unchanged as a ratio to total loans.According to figures released Tuesday by the

Energy form renewable sources stands at 9.9% in Cyprus for 2017, far from 17.5% EU average and 13% 2020 target

The share of energy from renewable sources (expressed in % of gross final energy consumption) reached in Cyprus 9.9% in 2017, according to Eurostat, the statistical service of the European Union. The target set by the Council for the country

Noble laureate says people should hold the reins on machines by defining principles

Machines are already developing intuition and humans should be clearly in charge of the principles that govern the programming of those devices, said Nobel laureate Daniel Kahneman.Speaking on Monday during the 7thWorld Government Summit, in Dubai, the...

Trade deficit reduces in 2018 according to preliminary data

Trade deficit for 2018 shows a reduction compared to 2017, according to preliminary data released on Monday by the Statistical Service of Cyprus.According to the data trade deficit for the period January - December 2018 is Euros 4.8 billion,