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20-12-2019 09:21

Applications for the management of Steni Community Postal Agency

The Cyprus Post accepts applications of citizens of the Community of Steni village to take over the management of the local postal agency in the form of assignment of duties and not employment, with a remuneration of €350, 00 on a yearly basis.Those interested may contact Pafos District Post Officer at tel. 26821081 – 26821083. Application deadline is 31st December 2019.(EK)

20-12-2019 09:19

The Newsroom Section will be closed on 24, 25 and 26 December

The Newsroom Section of the Press and Information Office will be closed on 24, 25 and 26 of December 2019 due to the Christmas holiday.(EK/SCH)

20-12-2019 09:15

Applications for the management of Sotira Ammochostou Postal Agency

The Cyprus Post accepts applications of citizens of the community of Sotira Ammochostou village to take over the local postal agency in the form of assignment of duties and not employment, as well as the delivery of mail, with a remuneration of €1040,00 on a monthly basis.Those interested may contact Larnaκa/Ammochostos District Post Officer at tel.: 24802600 and 24802450. Application deadline is 3rd January 2020.(MG)

19-12-2019 17:30

Photo Album – Τhe Minister of Agriculture, Rural Development and Environment, Mr Costas Kadis, at the Environment Council of the EU, in Brussels

Τhe Minister of Agriculture, Rural Development and Environment, Mr Costas Kadis, participated at the Environment Council of the EU, in Brussels, on 19th December 2019.

19-12-2019 13:24

Employment in the broad public sector: 3rd quarter 2019

Total employment 66.846Total employment in the broad public sector in the 3rd quarter of 2019 reached 66.846 persons. The employment in General Government was 61.476 and in the publicly owned enterprises and companies 5.370 persons.In General Government which consists of the Government, non-profit organisations and local authorities total employment reached 51.930, 5.342 and 4.204 persons respectively.The employment in the broad public sector increased by 283 persons (0,43%) compared to t...

18-12-2019 16:09

Cyprus – Russia Joint Maritime Committee meeting

The Cyprus-Russia Joint Maritime Committee, which is established under the Agreement between the Republic of Cyprus and the Russian Federation on Maritime Transport, convened its first meeting on the 17th December 2019, in Lefkosia.During the meeting, the delegations consisting of officials from the Shipping Deputy Ministry of Cyprus and the Transport Ministry of Russian Federation reviewed the bilateral relations on maritime affairs and discussed extensively other matters of mutual and inte...

18-12-2019 15:42

Photo Album – The Labour Minister signs the Collective Agreement with the Hotel Industry

The Minister of Labour, Welfare and Social Insurance, Ms Zeta Emilianidou, signs the Collective Agreement with the Hotel Industry, at the presence of ACTE, the Cyprus Hotel Association, SEK, the Pancyprian Federation of Labour, the Employers and Industrialists Federation and CCCI, at the Ministry of Labour, Welfare and Social Insurance. This fact secures peace in labour level at the very sensitive domain of the hotel industry for Cyprus economy. 

18-12-2019 15:25

Decision by the Council of Ministers on the adoption of the legally non-binding, working definition of Antisemitism by the Republic of Cyprus

The Council of Ministers decided, today, the adoption by the Republic of Cyprus of the non-legally binding, working definition of Antisemitism, as employed by the International Holocaust Remembrance Alliance, as a useful guidance tool in education and training. The Decision reaffirms the commitment of the Republic of Cyprus to promoting and fostering respect and diversity and to combating all forms of discrimination, racism and xenophobia, including anti-Semitism.The relevant proposal was pr...

18-12-2019 14:00

Photo Album – Τhe Minister of Agriculture, Rural Development and Environment, Mr Costas Kadis, at the Agriculture and Fisheries Council of the EU, in Brussels

Τhe Minister of Agriculture, Rural Development and Environment, Mr Costas Kadis, participated at the Agriculture and Fisheries Council of the EU, in Brussels, on 16th December 2019.

18-12-2019 13:57

Harmonized Index of Comsumer Prices: November 2019

In November 2019 the Harmonized Index of Consumer Prices (HICP) increased by 0,5% compared to the index of November 2018 while, when compared to the index of October 2019, the HICP decreased by 0,5%. For the period January – November 2019, the HICP recorded an increase of 0,5% compared to the corresponding period of the previous year. (Table 1) Note: The HICP in Euro area for the last month is based on EUROSTAT’s estimation (flash estimate).Compared to November 2018, the largest change was...

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