CMP recovers remains of three Greek Cypriots as excavations continue in Turkish-occupied Nicosia

Excavations by the Committee on Missing Persons (CMP) are ongoing near the Tekke Bahcesi, in the Turkish-occupied part of the old city of Nicosia, with excavation teams having so far recovered the remains of three people, believed to belong to

CBM on 18 suspected hazardous areas completed

The implementation of a Confidence Building Measure (CBM) which provided for the sweeping of eighteen suspected hazardous areas on both sides of the divide, in Cyprus, that might be contaminated with mines was completed this week.

The Cyprus News Agency …

Cyprus MP receives Cuban House delegation

Cyprus Parliamentarian Nicos Tornaritis, Vice Chair of the Foreign and European Affairs Committee met Friday with Suselis Morfa Gonzales, member of the Council of State and Secretary General of the National Bureau of the Young Communists League of Cuba.

Morfa …

Health Minister to represent Cyprus at EU Council of Health Ministers in Brussels

Health Minister Konstantinos Ioannou, departs for Brussels, to represent Cyprus at the EU Council of Health Ministers (EPSCO), to be held on 9 December.

European Health Ministers will discuss important health-related issues such as investing in health and the well-being …

Government backs projects to lift Cyprus energy isolation

Nicosia reaffirmed its commitment to projects which will end Cyprus’ energy isolation and increase the island’s security of supply by connecting it to the rest of the European Union.

Speaking at the 7th Energy Symposium, President Nicos Anastasiades referred to …

Larnaca’s first mall to open in time for Christmas 2020

As construction on the new Metropolis Mall in Larnaca, near the general hospital, is moving ahead at a rapid pace, retailers are moving in to grab the best store locations in the first shopping mall for the wider region.

The …