Opposition parties on Monday criticised the government’s Estia scheme for not offering any support to vulnerable groups of citizens that did not have the incomes to apply to join the scheme, which will offer state aid to housing loan defaulters.
The government expects the UN peace-keeping force in Cyprus (Unficyp) mandate will be renewed later this month by the UN Security Council, Government Spokesman Prodromos Prodromou said on Sunday.
In a meeting with the Pancyprian Medical Association on Monday, President Nicos Anastasiades will reiterate his determination to implement the national health scheme Gesy on the basis of unanimous decisions.
Drilling in Cyprus’ offshore block 10 by ExxonMobil and Qatar Petroleum has been delayed for 10 days due to a technical problem, reports said on Friday.
The new year is a pivotal one for the Cyprus problem, Foreign Minister Nicos Christodoulides said on Thursday, highlighting that the present unacceptable status quo does not constitute a solution.
Three new large-scale projects are expected to begin in Larnaca within 2019, Larnaca mayor Andreas Vyras said on Wednesday.
Negotiations over Cyprus should concetrate on specific issues and not “waste time” with general talks, Turkish Foreign Minister Mevlut Cavusoglu reportedly said on Friday, speaking at a conference in Istanbul.
French President Emmanuel Macron is expected to visit Cyprus end of January for the EuroMed7 meeting of seven Mediterranean countries, members of the EU, namely Cyprus, Greece, France, Italy, Malta, Portugal and Spain.
President Nicos Anastasiades suggested Thursday Greek Cypriots would be at a disadvantage if the island was reunited under the current provisions of a federal model, as there were no signs in sight of a resumption any time soon of…
Police chief Zacharias Chrysostomou on Monday called on the public to cooperate with the police for a better and safer society.