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22-02-2020 14:40

Address by the President of the Republic Mr Nicos Anastasiades at the reception on board the aircraft carrier Charles de Gaulle

It is a great pleasure to be on board of this imposing aircraft carrier, the Charles De Gaulle, the flagship of the French Navy.Undoubtedly, the deployment of France's major aircraft carrier group to the Eastern Mediterranean region, and in particular here in Cyprus, is another testament of the on-going, qualitative upgrading of the relationship between Cyprus and France, a country which we consider both as a friend and a partner.This relationship is not only mutually beneficial but also of...

22-02-2020 11:07

The President of the Republic will pay an official visit to Bulgaria

The President of the Republic Mr Nicos Anastasiades leaves on Monday, 24 February, for Sofia, Bulgaria, where he will pay a two-day official visit, accompanied by his spouse Mrs Andri Anastasiades.During his official visit to Sofia, his second during his Presidential tenure, President Anastasiades will meet with the leadership of the country and high officials of Bulgaria, and will address a business forum by Cypriot and Bulgarian entrepreneurs.On 25 February, in the morning, the President ...

21-02-2020 19:31

Address by the President of the House of Representatives, Mr Demetris Syllouris, at the opening ceremony of the Meeting of the Secretaries General of the Conference of the European Justice and Peace Commissions

It is a pleasure for me to address the Opening Ceremony of the Meeting of the Secretaries General of the Conference of the European Justice and Peace Commissions and to welcome you all to Cyprus.The work of organisations such as yours, promoting justice, peace and respect of human dignity, is particularly relevant to Cyprus’ realities. I therefore consider your presence in our country an excellent opportunity to acquire an insight into the situation on the ground. This not only holds true fo...

21-02-2020 12:53

Use of Drones during the Carnival festivities

The Department of Civil Aviation would like to announce that the operation of Drones in all of the Cyprus areas, where Carnival festivities will take place, for the period from 21 February 2020 until 2 March 2020, is prohibited.SS/SCH

21-02-2020 12:27

Harmonized Index of Consumer Prices (HICP): January 2020

In January 2020 the Harmonized Index of Consumer Prices increased by 0,7% compared to the index of January 2019 while, when compared to the index of December 2019, the HICP decreased by 0,8%. (Table 1)Compared to January 2019, the categories Communication and Transport recorded the largest positive changes with percentages of 3,2% and 2,6% respectively. The largest negative change was observed in category Clothing and Footwear with percentage -2,7%. (Table 1)Compared to December 2019, the ...

21-02-2020 11:43

Statement by the Minister of Foreign Affairs, Mr Nikos Christodoulides, on the occasion of the visit to Cyprus by the Minister of Foreign Affairs of Norway

It gives me great pleasure to welcome to Cyprus my good friend and distinguished colleague, Ine Eriksen Søreide, Minister of Foreign Affairs of Norway.I am particularly grateful to Ιne for giving me the opportunity so soon to reciprocate the warm hospitality afforded to me during my visit to Oslo last November. This is in fact the third time we meet and hold open substantial talks in the past six months, elevating the bilateral relations and cooperation between our countries to unprecedented...

20-02-2020 13:18

Foreign Trade Statistics January – November 2019

The Statistical Service of Cyprus announces that it has published the monthly electronic publication “Intra-Extra EU Trade Statistics (by commodity and country)” for January – November 2019. It includes detailed quantity and value data on imports and exports of domestically produced goods and foreign goods, classified by the 6th digit commodity code and by partner country.                                                                                  The main developments in Cyprus foreign...

20-02-2020 12:14

Photo album – President of the Republic – President of the European Parliament, Brussels

The President of the Republic, Mr Nicos Anastasiades, had a meeting with the President of the European Parliament, Mr David Sassoli, on 19 Frebruary 2020, in Brussels.

20-02-2020 10:39

The Minister of Foreign Affairs of Norway will visit Cyprus

The Minister of Foreign Affairs, Mr Nikos Christodoulides, will have a meeting tomorrow morning with the Minister of Foreign Affairs of Norway, Mrs Ine Eriksen Søreide, who will undertake an official visit in Cyprus, following a relative invitation.After the end of the meeting, the two Ministers will have extented talks with the participation of official delegations of the Ministries of Foreign Affairs of the two countries.The discussions are going to focus, among others, upon the bilateral...

19-02-2020 15:15

Photo album – President of the Republic – President of the European Council, Brussels

The President of the Republic, Mr Nicos Anastasiades, had a meeting with the President of the European Council, Mr Charles Michel, on 19 Frebruary 2020, in Brussels.

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