CNA News – CNA – Rebekah Gregoriades – CYPRUS/Nicosia 13/05/2019 14:22

Defence Minister to raise Turkish actions during EU Foreign Affairs Council

Minister of Defence Savvas Angelides will be flying to Brussels on Monday to participate in the EU Foreign Affairs Council, in a Defence Minister configuration, during which he will be briefing his counterparts on Turkey’s illegal actions against Cyprus, especially the latest developments in the Republic of Cyprus’ exclusive economic zone.

Italian President says Turkish actions must be addressed collectively by the EU

Turkish actions must be addressed collectively by the European Union as they are in fact a problem for the EU, the Italian President has said, receiving the credentials of the new Ambassador of the Republic of Cyprus to Italy.

China supports Cyprus efforts in safeguarding its sovereignty and territorial integrity

China supports efforts made by Cyprus in safeguarding its sovereignty and territorial integrity, Chinese Ambassador to Cyprus has told CNA.

House President begins contacts in Bratislava

President of the House of Representatives Demetris Syllouris begins on Monday his contacts in Bratislava, where he pays an official visit at the invitation of Andrej Danko, the Speaker of the National Council (parliament) of the Slovak Republic.

120 million euro to be allocated for new Centers of Excellence in Cyprus

? total of 120 million euro will be allocated for the establishment of new Centers of Excellence in Cyprus after securing another 30 million under the “Teaming” Action of the European Union Programme for Research and Innovation “Horizon 2020”.

Cypriot artist wins Silver Lion at 2019 Venice Biennale

Cypriot artist Haris Epaminonda has won the Silver Lion for a Promising Young Participant in the International Exhibition May You Live In Interesting Times at 2019 Venice Biennale. Haris lives and works in Berlin.

Source: Cyprus News Agency