CYPRUS: Drive to protect Halloumi cheese is causing headaches

A meeting between Halloumi industry stakeholders took place on Friday to discuss the traditional cheese's future, a few days before a deadline for filing objections against Cyprus' bid to reclaim the UK trademark.The informal meeting comes just days af...

President Anastasiades to send non paper to Akinci with counterproposals on natural gas

President of Cyprus Nicos Anastasiades is expected to send a non paper to the Turkish Cypriot leader, containing his counterproposals on the issue of natural gas, after discussing this matter on Friday during his meeting with Mustafa Akinci, said a

CYPRUS: Cypriot leaders no closer to resuming stalled UN peace talks

Cypriot leaders on Friday failed to break the deadlock in resuming stalled UN-backed peace talks that collapsed 25 months ago but agreed to meet UN chief Antonio Guterres in September.The two leaders also decided to announce their readiness to hold

New Electronic Publication: Intra-Extra EU Trade Statistics (summarised data), May 2019

The Statistical Service of Cyprus announces that it has published the new monthly electronic publication Intra-Extra EU Trade Statistics (Summarised Data) for May 2019.The main developments in Cyprus foreign trade were:(a) Total imports (covering total...

Latest Figures: Foreign Trade (provisional), June 2019

On the basis of preliminary estimates for the foreign trade of Cyprus in June 2019, total imports were Euros 731,3 mn as compared to Euros 643,3 mn in June 2018. Imports from other EU Member States in June 2019 were

CYPRUS: 650 kilos of rubbish collected in ‘Zero Waste Beach’ campaign

Some 650 kilos of waste was collected from the Cyprus coastline and its seabed during the three-month Zero Waste Beach' campaign.A total of four cleaning campaigns took place at the sea bottom and 17 along the Cyprus coastline from May