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EU technical team to visit Cyprus for additional assistance on migration - Cyprus Mail

EU technical team to visit Cyprus for additional assistance on migration - Cyprus Mail

Cyprus

A technical team from the EU Directorate General on Migration will visit Cyprus on Tuesday to meet officials and discuss additional assistance to Cyprus which is facing increased migration flows. The visit comes following the discussions held in Nicosia between Commissioner for Migration, Home Affairs and Citizenship, Dimitris Avramopoulos with the Cyprus ministerial committee last month as …
Cyprus Mail, 1 days ago

Predicted: Politics

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When a president changes course he should warn his people - Cyprus Mail

When a president changes course he should warn his people - Cyprus Mail

Cyprus

The way the president has changed his mind on a Cyprus solution he has shown utter disregard for his voters IN a democratic country the government acts on the popular mandate it received in elections. In other words, the rulers are obliged to implement the promises or commitments they included in their election manifesto. Consequently, …
Cyprus Mail, 2 days ago

Predicted: Politics

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Our View: Defence spending might be down but army payroll is up - Cyprus Mail

Our View: Defence spending might be down but army payroll is up - Cyprus Mail

Cyprus

ONE GOOD thing President Anastasiades’ government has done is to reduce state spending on arms and military equipment. In the 2019 state budget, total expenditure would be down to €51.867 million, compared to €76.910 million this year. A report in Philelftheros, reported the spending cut rather negatively, pointing out that in the late ‘90s Cyprus …
Cyprus Mail, 3 days ago

Predicted: Politics

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Leaders to meet on October 26 - Cyprus Mail

Leaders to meet on October 26 - Cyprus Mail

Cyprus

The two Cypriot leaders are to meet on October 26 at 10am, it was announced on Thursday night. A statement from Unficyp saidthe Deputy Special Adviser to the Secretary-General on Cyprus, Elizabeth Spehar, “would host a meeting of the Greek Cypriot leader, Nicos Anastasiades, and the Turkish Cypriot leader, Mustafa Ak?nc?, at the Chief of …
Cyprus Mail, 4 days ago

Predicted: Politics

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Passengers stranded as Cobalt flights grounded (Update 5) - Cyprus Mail

Passengers stranded as Cobalt flights grounded (Update 5) - Cyprus Mail

Cyprus

Cobalt airlines, the largest Cyprus-based airline, grounded all its flights as of midnight on Wednesday, after reports said that the company failed to reach a deal with a potential European investor. All flights were cancelled after the last one which arrived at Larnaca airport from Heathrow at 12.20 on Thursday morning. The Cobalt website instructed …
Cyprus Mail, 5 days ago

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Our View: Low pay will not tempt private doctors into Gesy - Cyprus Mail

Our View: Low pay will not tempt private doctors into Gesy - Cyprus Mail

Cyprus

INDIVIDUALS and businesses will have to start contributing towards the national health scheme (Gesy) next March, but it does not look like the authorities will be anywhere near meeting the deadlines they have set themselves. Even in the highly unlikely event that the autonomy of the hospitals – a pre-requisite for the introduction of the …
Cyprus Mail, 7 days ago

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The super, super healthy olive oil - Cyprus Mail

The super, super healthy olive oil - Cyprus Mail

Cyprus

Some of the world’s top academic institutions are studying the olive oil produced on an arid Cyprus farm By Annette Chrysostomou Recently there has been a huge surge in international publications hailing the multiple positive health effects of olive oil. But not just any olive oil. It must contain a large number of phenolic compounds. …
Cyprus Mail, 8 days ago

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Two CABS activists bitten by bird trapper - Cyprus Mail

Two CABS activists bitten by bird trapper - Cyprus Mail

Cyprus

Two activists of the Committee Against Bird Slaughter (CABS) were attacked by a woman in Kofinou on Tuesday, the organisation said on Saturday as they filed an official complain with police. According to CABS, two of their team members were in Kofinou, where they found limesticks and an active electronic birdcaller. The activists informed the …
Cyprus Mail, 9 days ago

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Effective crisis management plans needed - Cyprus Mail

Effective crisis management plans needed - Cyprus Mail

Cyprus

THE NEED to draft an effective crisis management plan which could be implemented in times of crisis, was highlighted during a seminar organised by the Mediterranean Flight Safety Foundation (FSF Med) in Nicosia on Friday. The seminar titled “never take safety for granted” also stressed the need for an interaction of the various crisis management …
Cyprus Mail, 10 days ago

Predicted: People and Culture

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Anastasiades ‘not shifting the goalposts’ he says - Cyprus Mail

Anastasiades ‘not shifting the goalposts’ he says - Cyprus Mail

Cyprus

The government is not shifting the goalposts as to the form of a reunified Cyprus state desired by the Greek Cypriot side, president Nicos Anastasiades said on Thursday. “We are not making any concessions,” Anastasiades said when asked about the idea of a decentralised or “loose” federation that got much traction in the news this …
Cyprus Mail, 11 days ago

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