Category Archives: Politics

DEFENCE: Cyprus, Greece and Egypt conclude joint military exercise

Cyprus, Greece and Egypt held a large-scale joint military exercise codenamed 'Medusa 8' in the Mediterranean off Alexandria in the presence of Defence Ministers from the three neighbouring countries.The joint manoeuvres consisted of air and naval unit...

DEFENCE: Cyprus, Greece and Egypt conclude joint military exercise

Cyprus, Greece and Egypt held a large-scale joint military exercise codenamed 'Medusa 8' in the Mediterranean off Alexandria in the presence of Defence Ministers from the three neighbouring countries.The joint manoeuvres consisted of air and naval unit...

CYPRUS: Tourist arrivals dip for the first time in almost four years

Tourist arrivals to Cyprus in March dropped for the first time since June 2015 mainly due to a fall from the island's main holiday markets Britain, Greece and Germany, official data showed Wednesday.Officials said that uncertainty over Brexit and a

FINANCE: US Treasury Assistant Secretary in Cyprus to review financial sector

US Treasury Department Assistant Secretary for Terrorist Financing Marshall Billingslea is visiting Cyprus from April 18-19, to enhance cooperation between the United States and the Republic of Cyprus to ensure Nicosia has a strong and healthy financia...

CNA News – CNA – Rebekah Gregoriades – Nicosia 17/04/2019 12:44

UNSG says his envoy will continue discussions despite low expectations for real progressThere are low expectations for real progress or agreement on the terms of reference, the UN Secretary General Antonio Guterres said in his report on his good office...

Nicosia sees improved references in the UNSG’s report compared to the one released in October

Nicosia appears to be, in general, satisfied with the UN Secretary General's report on his good offices mission in Cyprus - an unofficial copy of which was handed over on Tuesday evening to the UN Security Council members - assessing