Category Archives: Politics

Unemployment rate at 10.7% in first quarter of 2018

The number of unemployed persons reached 46,468 and the unemployment rate to 10.7% of the labour force in the first quarter of 2018, according to the results of the Labour Force Survey, released on Friday by the Statistical Service of

Defence Ministers of Cyprus, Israel and Greece stress the importance of cooperation in defence industry

Companies with activities in the defence industry from Cyprus, Israel and Greece participated on Friday in a conference in Nicosia, in the presence of the Defence Ministers of the three countries who highlighted the opportunities for strengthening coop...

Spokesman calls on all to calm down when referring to Cooperative Bank

Government Spokesman Prodromos Prodromou said on Thursday that the investigation to be carried out regarding the Cyprus Cooperative Bank (CCB) should provide answers regarding its operation and the practices in place that led to negative capital, addin...

CNA News – CNA – Rebekah Gregoriades – CYPRUS/Nicosia 21/06/2018 13:07

Strategic agreement on Cyprus issue means reaching a point of no return, Foreign Minister saysIf there is an agreement between the parties on the six points the UNSG introduced in his framework in last July's peace talks, then negotiations will

Government stresses need to solve problem of NPLs in Cyprus

Government Spokesman Prodromos Prodromou stressed the need for a solution to the problem of Non-Performing Loans in Cyprus.He was replying to questions on Sunday about the opposition's criticism for the way the government handled the sale of state-owne...

Cyprus government underlines UNSG’s readiness to resume negotiations

The interest exhibited by the UN Secretary General Antonio Guterres to continue the negotiations for a Cyprus settlement was underlined on Saturday by Government Spokesman Prodromos Prodromou.Invited by the Cyprus News Agency to comment on remarks made...