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Harris Georgiades

Cyprus’s finance minister to leave post by year’s end

Cyprus's finance minister says he'll leave the post he's held since 2013 by the end of the year. Harris Georgiades said Friday his decision had nothing to do with the findings of an inquiry that partly blamed him for the demise of the country's bad loan-laden Co-operative Bank.

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…