CNA News – CNA – Rebekah Gregoriades – CYPRUS/Nicosia 04/03/2019 12:25

President Anastasiades assures UK Cypriots of efforts to achieve acceptable settlement

The President of the Republic of Cyprus Nicos Anastasiades attributed the failure to reach a settlement to the Cyprus issue so far to Turkey’s intransigence. He was updating Cypriots in London on the efforts to resume talks, during the first day of his official visit to the British capital as a guest of the UK Government.

We are constantly working to upgrade military relations between Cyprus and France, Defence Minister says

Defence Minister, Savvas Angelides, said on Sunday that France is an ally of Cyprus and steps are being taken, on a constant basis, with a view to upgrade the two countries military relations.

Bank of Cyprus reports loss of Euros 104 mn for 2018 while its capital strengthens

Bank of Cyprus (Holdings) announced on Monday a loss after tax of Euros 104 mn for 2018 and a capital strength into 2019, due to a project the Project Helix for the sale of non-performing loans and legislative amendments allowing for the conversion of deferred tax assets (DTA) into deferred tax credits (DTC).

DISY Supreme Council ratifies partys list of candidates for European elections

Ruling Democratic Rally (DISY) Supreme Council ratified on Saturday the partys list of candidates for the European elections that will take place in Cyprus on May 26. The six candidates of the party are Georgia Constantinou Panayiotou, Panayiotis Sentonas, MP Elena Stavrou, MP Nicos Tornarits, Loucas Fourlas and MEP Lefteris Christoforou.

Milan Trajkovic wins Cyprus first-ever gold medal in European Indoor Championships

Milan Trajkovic on Sunday became the first ever athlete from Cyprus to win a gold medal in European Indoor Championships history.

Source: Cyprus News Agency