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Harris Georgiades

AI will have ‘massive impact’ in coming years, Georgiades says

With 90 per cent of all jobs after 2020 requiring basic digital skills, and with the advent of artificial intelligence (AI), which is estimated to cause a net loss of millions of jobs in the coming years, Finance Minister Harris Georgiades said on that politically and institutionally the world was still not fully prepared to handle this challenge.

Opposition parties slam Estia scheme

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…

Cyprus and China discuss better trade relations

Finance minister, Harris Georgiades, and China’s deputy commerce minister, Fu Ziying, on Wednesday agreed to hold an intergovernmental conference in China in early 2019 to further promote economic and trade relations between the two…