The Turkish Cypriot side said on Friday they would take retaliatory steps in consultation with Ankara over Cyprus’ gas pipeline deal signed with Egypt on Wednesday.
President Nicos Anastasiades has received a promise of support from Cyprus’ EU partners after he issued a plea over the pressure the island was coming under from an upsurge in the number of asylum seekers, the presidential palace said on…
Egypt and Cyprus on Wednesday signed an agreement for the construction of an underwater pipeline to export natural gas to Egypt.
Cyprus President Nicos Anastasiades and the UN Secretary General’s Special Representative in Cyprus Elizabeth Spehar on Tuesday discussed expectations ahead of new developments on the Cyprus issue later this month.
Cyprus and Egypt are reportedly poised – perhaps even this week – to conclude an interstate gas export-import agreement. Energy minister Yiorgos Lakkotrypis will be signing the deal with his Egyptian counterpart Tarek El-Molla.
Cyprus President Nicos Anastasiades will be in Athens on Monday to meet with Greek Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras ahead of their meetings on the sidelines of UN's General Assembly in New York.
President Nicos Anastasiades is scheduled to meet with UN Secretary -General Antonio Guterres in New York on September 28, it was reported on Saturday.
The decisions concerning the Cyprus Cooperative Bank (CCB) were difficult for Cyprus but enabled positive developments for the island’s economy, EU Commissioner for Competition Margrethe Vestager said on Friday.
There is no guarantee that Cyprus will be able to retain the UN peacekeeping force for another six months when its mandate expires at the end of January, Greek Cypriot negotiator Andreas Mavroyiannis has said.
Britain said on Wednesday that with political will, a Cyprus settlement remained within reach. Tweeting after a meeting with UN envoy Jane Holl Lute, Britain’s Minster for Europe Sir Alan Duncan said that both he and the British Foreign…