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UN Spokesman: Cyprus Talks Are Going Well

Cyprus talks are going well "last we heard," a UN Secretary General spokesman has said, adding however that he would refrain from making predictions. "Finding...

Nicosia ‘Concerned’ Over Turkey’s Position on Cyprus EEZ

Nicosia has expressed grave concern over Turkey's questioning the sovereign rights of the Republic of Cyprus to its exclusive economic zone and its exploration...

Anastasiades Inaugurates Cyprus’ First Science Cafe

A live link with the European Organisation for Nuclear Research (CERN) was established on Monday evening in the presence of Cyprus President Nicos Anastasiades,...

Monday’s Meeting Productive, but No New Convergences Reached, Says Cyprus’ President

Cyprus President Nicos Anastasiades said that the meeting he had on Monday with Turkish Cypriot leader Mustafa Akinci was constructive, however no new convergences...

Limassol Port Commercialization Made Official on Monday

Contracts will be signed at the Presidential Palace on Monday for the commercialization of the Limassol port, Radio Proto reported. The Minister of Transport, Marios...

Rise in International Students in Cyprus According to Education Minister

A rise of international students has been noted in recent years, Education Minister Costas Kadis said on Friday after meeting with an Iranian official. He...

Cyprus and Bulgaria to Further Enhance their Cultural Cooperation

Further enhancement of the regional cooperation in the fields of culture and development was discussed and joint actions have been agreed between Cyprus and...

1600 Syrians Granted Asylum in Cyprus in 2015 According to Eurostat

In 2015 Cyprus granted protection status to 1,600 Syrians -- accounting for 85.5% of all asylum requests filed in the country -- 65 Iraqis...

Actor Giannis Voglis Passes Away at Age 79

Great Greek actor, Giannis Voglis, died on Wednesday at the age of 79 after suffering from a long-term disease. For the past long while,...

Eight Same-Sex Couples Enter Civil Partnership in Cyprus

Sixteen couples have entered into a civil partnership agreement since last December when the relevant law passed by Cyprus’ Parliament came into force. Eight of...

Trips of Cyprus Residents Abroad Increase in March

On the basis of the Passengers Survey results, released Monday by the Statistical Service of the Republic, 86,229 residents of Cyprus returned from a...

Cyprus Authorities to Provide More Information on Leonidas Bobolas

The Council of Appeals Court judges have requested from the Cypriot authorities to provide additional information on Leonidas Bobolas, before issuing a decision on...