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President Anastasiades holds telephone conversation with Netanyahu in view of Trilateral meeting

Cyprus President Nicos Anastasiades had on Monday a telephone conversation with the Prime Minister of Israel Benjamin Netanyahu, Government Spokesman Prodromos Prodromou said in a post on twitter.

Construction of EuroAsia Interconnector to commence late 2018, early 2019

Greece, Cyprus and Israel are set to begin building an electricity interconnector with initial transmission capacity of 1,000 MW, in late 2018 or early 2019, a project that would end Cyprus’ energy isolation, according to experts.

Cyprus in talks with ENI-Total over energy program, Energy Minister says

The government of the Republic of Cyprus is in talks with the ENI-Total consortium concerning an appraisal well in the target Calypso, located in block 6 of Cyprus’ exclusive economic zone (EEZ), Energy Minister Yiorgos Lakkotrypis said on Monday.

Finance Ministry to deposit Euros 2.5 billion to the Cooperative Cyprus Bank

Cyprus Finance Ministry deploys its plans aiming at protecting deposits in the nationalised Cooperative Central Bank while shielding the ongoing tender for the privatisation of the nationalised cooperative sector.

President Anastasiades congratulates Sisi for his re-election during telephone conversation

Cyprus President Nicos Anastasiades had a telephone conversation on Monday evening with the President of Egypt Abdel Fattah el-Sisi, whom he congratulated for his re-election, wishing him success, Government Spokesman Prodromos Prodromou said in a post on twitter.

House President receives outgoing Ambassador of Portugal

President of the House of Representatives Demetris Syllouris received on Monday outgoing Ambassador of Portugal J?o Perestrello with whom he discussed the Cyprus issue, bilateral relations and the situation in Syria.

Solidifying the partnership between Israel and Cyprus is our highest priority, Israeli Ambassador says

Israeli Ambassador in Nicosia Sammy Revel has said that “solidifying the partnership between Israel and Cyprus, and achieving a new level of long lasting friendship between our nations and countries, is our highest priority.”

Gross average monthly earnings rise by 1% in Q4 2017

The average gross monthly earnings of employees in Cyprus rose by 1% in the fourth quarter of 2017 compared with the respective period of 2016, the Cyprus Statistical Service (Cystat) said on Monday.

Source: Cyprus News Agency