CNA News – CNA – Rebekah Gregoriades – CYPRUS/Nicosia 25/04/2019 12:55

China supports Cyprus’ rights, ruling party assures President Anastasiades

China, as a Permanent Member of the UN Security Council, is a steadfast supporter of Cyprus’ rights and the sovereignty and territorial integrity of the Republic of Cyprus, member of the Office of the Central committee of the ruling party of China Zhao Legi assured, during a meeting in Beijing with President of the Republic of Cyprus Nicos Anastasiades.

Republic of Cyprus supports efforts for recognition of the Armenian genocide, Anastasiades says

The Republic of Cyprus supports the efforts of the Armenians for international recognition of their genocide, President Nicos Anastasiades has said.

Acting House President signs books of condolences at Sri Lanka Consulate

Acting House President Adamos Adamou on Wednesday signed the book of condolences that opened at the Consulate of Sri Lanka in Cyprus, following the multiple attacks in the country last Sunday that claimed the lives of hundreds of innocent people.

New generation Artificial Intelligence expert, X. Miscouridou, talks to CNA about AI and future

Artificial Intelligence is a sector that is rapidly evolving, can help improve many aspects of our lives and will have a dominant place in the society in the future, Xenia Miscouridou, one of the UKs new generation Artificial Intelligence (AI) experts has told CNA.

Technical Committee on Gender Equality welcomes Uludag’s Nobel Peace Prize nomination

The Technical Committee on Gender Equality strongly supports the Nobel Peace Prize nomination of our courageous colleague and friend journalist Sevgul Uludag.

Greek Cypriot and Turkish Cypriot parties discuss Cyprus issue in general at regular meeting

The current issues of the Cyprus problem were discussed on Wednesday in general during a meeting of the leaders and representatives of Greek Cypriot and Turkish Cypriot political parties, hosted by the Slovak Embassy at the Ledra Palace.

Public debt in Cyprus decreased to 21.258 billion for 2018Q4

Public debt in Cyprus stood at 18.814 billion in the 2017Q4, increased to 22.623 billion in 2018Q3 and decreased to 21.258 billion for 2018Q4 (at 95.8%, 110.1% and 102.5% of GDP respectively). The difference in pp of GDP in 2018 Q4 compared with 2017Q4 is 6.8 and compared with 2018Q3 is -7.6. Out of the total debt, 0.7% of GDP corresponds to currency and deposits, 52.2% to debt Securities, 49.7% to loans and 1.6% to IGL, according to Eurostat.

Economic sentiment improves in April

Economic sentiment in Cyprus improved in April 2019 as the Economic Sentiment Indicator (ESI-CypERC) increased by 2.4 points compared with March 2019, the Economics Research Centre of the University of Cyprus said on Wednesday.

Source: Cyprus News Agency

CNA News – CNA – Rebekah Gregoriades – CYPRUS/Nicosia 25/04/2019 12:55

China supports Cyprus’ rights, ruling party assures President Anastasiades

China, as a Permanent Member of the UN Security Council, is a steadfast supporter of Cyprus’ rights and the sovereignty and territorial integrity of the Republic of Cyprus, member of the Office of the Central committee of the ruling party of China Zhao Legi assured, during a meeting in Beijing with President of the Republic of Cyprus Nicos Anastasiades.

Republic of Cyprus supports efforts for recognition of the Armenian genocide, Anastasiades says

The Republic of Cyprus supports the efforts of the Armenians for international recognition of their genocide, President Nicos Anastasiades has said.

Acting House President signs books of condolences at Sri Lanka Consulate

Acting House President Adamos Adamou on Wednesday signed the book of condolences that opened at the Consulate of Sri Lanka in Cyprus, following the multiple attacks in the country last Sunday that claimed the lives of hundreds of innocent people.

New generation Artificial Intelligence expert, X. Miscouridou, talks to CNA about AI and future

Artificial Intelligence is a sector that is rapidly evolving, can help improve many aspects of our lives and will have a dominant place in the society in the future, Xenia Miscouridou, one of the UKs new generation Artificial Intelligence (AI) experts has told CNA.

Technical Committee on Gender Equality welcomes Uludag’s Nobel Peace Prize nomination

The Technical Committee on Gender Equality strongly supports the Nobel Peace Prize nomination of our courageous colleague and friend journalist Sevgul Uludag.

Greek Cypriot and Turkish Cypriot parties discuss Cyprus issue in general at regular meeting

The current issues of the Cyprus problem were discussed on Wednesday in general during a meeting of the leaders and representatives of Greek Cypriot and Turkish Cypriot political parties, hosted by the Slovak Embassy at the Ledra Palace.

Public debt in Cyprus decreased to 21.258 billion for 2018Q4

Public debt in Cyprus stood at 18.814 billion in the 2017Q4, increased to 22.623 billion in 2018Q3 and decreased to 21.258 billion for 2018Q4 (at 95.8%, 110.1% and 102.5% of GDP respectively). The difference in pp of GDP in 2018 Q4 compared with 2017Q4 is 6.8 and compared with 2018Q3 is -7.6. Out of the total debt, 0.7% of GDP corresponds to currency and deposits, 52.2% to debt Securities, 49.7% to loans and 1.6% to IGL, according to Eurostat.

Economic sentiment improves in April

Economic sentiment in Cyprus improved in April 2019 as the Economic Sentiment Indicator (ESI-CypERC) increased by 2.4 points compared with March 2019, the Economics Research Centre of the University of Cyprus said on Wednesday.

Source: Cyprus News Agency