Category Archives: Politics

Cyprus leaders to decide the fate of collapsed church in buffer zone, Technical Committee Head tells CNA

The restoration of a recently collapsed church, located within Nicosia's buffer zone, is a matter for the two leaders to decide, Takis Hadjidemetriou, the Greek Cypriot Head of the Technical Committee on Cultural Heritage told CNA on Friday.Part of St....

New power plant beneficial for Cyprus economy, President says

Cyprus President Nicos Anastasiades, who together with Archbishop of Cyprus Chrysostomos laid on Friday the foundation stone for a new power plant in Vassiliko, Limassol District, has said that the plant will signal a new era for energy in the

Proper waste management campaign runs in National Guard army camps

Discussions on the proper management of waste in National Guard army camps have been organised by the Ministry of Defence in cooperation with Environment Commissioner Ioanna Panayiotou, the National Guard, the Department of Environment and Green Dot.Th...

GDP in Cyprus rises 3.9% in Q4 2018

Cyprus GDP growth rate in real terms during the fourth quarter of 2018 is estimated at 4.0% over the corresponding quarter of 2017, while based on seasonally and working day adjusted data, GDP growth rate is estimated at 3.9%, according

Defence Ministers of Cyprus and Armenia sign bilateral cooperation programme

The Ministers of Defence of Cyprus and Armenia, Savvas Angelides and Davit Tonoyan, signed a Bilateral Cooperation Programme for 2019, which provides for various activities and training.The programme was signed during Angelides' official visit to Armen...

Christodoulides sends reply letter to Hunt over British citizens’ rights

Minister of Foreign Affairs Nikos Christodoulides sent on Wednesday a letter to Secretary of State for Foreign and Commonwealth Affairs of the United Kingdom, in response to Jeremy Hunt's letter regarding the issue of citizens' rights following the wit...