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Turkey Plans Oil And Gas Drilling Off Cyprus

Turkish oil and gas exploration ships will soon begin drilling activities in the seabed near the northern, occupied, part of Cyprus, a senior Turkish...

Cyprus To Establish General Secretariat on European Affairs

The Council of Ministers of the Republic of Cyprus decided on Wednesday to set up a General Secretariat for European Affairs, after adopting a...

Cyprus, Israel Team Up For a “Safer Mediterranean”

Israel's President Reuven Rivlin on Tuesday hailed his country's flourishing ties with Cyprus during an official visit he made to Nicosia. Rivlin stated that cooperation...

Greek, Cypriot and Egyptian Speakers Hold First Trilateral Meeting

The first-ever formal meeting between the parliamentary presidents of Cyprus, Greece and Egypt took place at Cyprus' House of Representatives on Monday. The meeting was...

Cyprus First, Greece Third in Reception of European Social Funds for 2018

The Republic of Cyprus ranked first, and Greece third, among EU member states in  cumulative payments made from the European Social Fund in 2018....

Turkey To Send Second Drilling Vessel in East Mediterranean

The Turkish Energy Minister, Fatih Donmez, in an interview with the Turkish TV on Friday, said that his country is ready to send a...

New Greek App Scans Labels for Health Risks in Products

A new, revolutionary app dubbed ''Ingredio'' was recently developed by chemical engineer Zoe Cournia and her startup company in Greece. The app informs consumers whether the...

EU Predicts Rosy Outlook for Cyprus Economy This Year

The Gross Domestic Product (GDP) of the island nation of Cyprus is expected to grow by 3.3 percent in 2019, the European Commission said...

NASA Gives Martian Rocks Cypriot Names

NASA officially named two rocks on Mars with words from the Cypriot dialect earlier this week. The rocks were named in honor of the 33-year-old Greek-Cypriot scientist Dr....

UN Peacekeeping Mission to Cyprus Extended

The work of the United Nations Peacekeeping Force in Cyprus (UNFICYP) has been extended for 6 months, as a result of a Security Council resolution...

President Anastasiades Congratulates Tsipras on Prespa Accord

President of the Republic of Cyprus Nicos Anastasiades congratulated Greek Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras over last week's ratification of the Prespa Agreement before their...

EU Vice President in Cyprus To Discuss Granting EU Citizenship

European Commission Vice President Jyrki Katainen is on a two-day visit to Cyprus, which began on Monday. Katainen is visiting Nicosia amid discussions on the setting...

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