President says natural gas discoveries in Cyprus EEZ provide opportunities for cooperation

Discoveries of natural gas in Cyprus exclusive economic zone provide opportunities for cooperation with third countries, in the region and beyond, President Nicos Anastasiades said, addressing an event in New Delhi organized on Thursday by the Observer Research Foundation titled “The European Union � Indian Strategic Partnership in the 21st Century: A Cyprus Perspective”. In the framework of his visit, President Anastasiades was officially welcomed on Friday by the President of India Pranab Mukherjee at the Presidential Palace. He also posthumously honoured Indian Commander of UNFICYP Dean Premchamd, addressed the India-Cyprus Business Forum, in New Delhi, and attended a dinner hosted in his honour by the Business Associations of Cyprus and India.

Source: Cyprus News Agency