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President Anastasiades meets Lebanese PM in Egypt

President Nicos Anastasiades held a bilateral meeting with Lebanese prime minister Saad Hariri on the sidelines of the EU-Arab League Summit in Sharm El Sheikh on Monday to discuss regional issues and cooperation between the two countries.

Cyprus: Tensions flared up in border village of Strovilia

A potentially serious incident came into public spotlight last week in the Strovilia area of Cyprus. According to local residents’ accounts, barricades were placed into a dirt road near the U.N.-established border.

President wants Brussels to expedite halloumi PDO

President Nicos Anastasiades has written to the European Commission president over the delays in registering halloumi cheese as a Protected Designation of Origin (PDO) more than three years after the application was submitted.

Christodoulides discusses Brexit with EU’s Barnier

The risk of the UK`s disorderly exit from the EU is growing as the non-ratification of the withdrawal agreement continues, the EU’s chief negotiator Michel Barnier and Foreign Minister Nicos Christodoulides said following a meeting on…

Anastasiades gives halloumi producers ultimatum

President Nicos Anastasiades has given halloumi producers and cow farmers an ultimatum, saying they need to fall in line with the legal service’s standards for the cheese’s production otherwise the state would increase regulations on…