CNA News – CNA – Rebekah Gregoriades – CYPRUS/Nicosia 16/01/2018 12:12

?nhancing regional cooperation with Jordan is pivotal, Anastasiades-Tsipras stress

Enhancing regional cooperation between Greece and Cyprus with the addition of a key country like Jordan is very important, Cyprus President Nicos Anastasiades and Greek Premier Alexis Tsipras have pointed out. The two leaders had a tete-a-tete meeting in the framework of the first trilateral summit between Cyprus, Greece and Jordan, hosted by Nicosia on Tuesday.

Cyprus and Jordan sign bilateral agreements on the economy, education, health and agriculture

Cyprus and Jordan signed on Tuesday bilateral agreements on economic and technical cooperation, mutual academic recognition of higher education qualifications, public health and the medical science, as well as agriculture and rural development.

Anastasiades: Academy of Sciences, Letters and Arts aims at recognizing Cypriots achievements

The establishment of the Cyprus Academy of Sciences, Letters and Arts aims at recognizing the scientific and cultural achievements of Cypriot scientists as well as enhancing the prospect for the development of science, arts, research and innovation, President of the Republic Nicos Anastasiades has said.

Contracts signed for Paralimni marina

Ministry of Energy, Commerce, Industry and Tourism and PMV Maritime Holdings Ltd signed on Monday the contracts for the development of Paralimni marina, at the south-eastern part of the island.

Contracts for Larnaca port and marina project to be signed in 2018, Transport Minister says

Contracts for Larnaca port and marina project are expected to be signed in 2018, Minister of Transport, Communications and Works Marios Demetriades said.

Cyprus Shipping Chamber goes green

The Cyprus Shipping Chamber was awarded the “Green Offices” eco-certification, by adopting environmentally sustainable working methods and solutions at the workplace and thus reducing the negative impact in the environment, remaining in this way committed to its corporate environmental responsibility, according to a press release.

A total of 550.876, registered voters have the right to vote in Presidential Elections 2018

The total number of registered voters who have the right to vote in the forthcoming Presidential elections is 550.876, according to an announcement of the Chief Returning Officer. This number includes 657 Turkish Cypriots and 283 enclaved. Meanwhile, the overseas election centres and hours have been announced.

Chloraka village implements door to door recycling programme

For three months now a door to door recycling programme is being implemented in the community of Chloraka, in Pafos District, on the western part of the island.

Source: Cyprus News Agency