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30-10-2019 13:43

8th New Music Festival

The Cultural Services, Ministry of Education, Culture, Sports and Youth, in cooperation with the Centre of Cypriot Composers and the Cyprus Music Information Centre, are organizing the 8th New Music Festival from 4th to 9th November 2019.The 8th New Music Festival will present contemporary works by Cypriot and other composers, most in their first world premiere. These works are also the local expression of first-line sound, as it is expressed in the streams of contemporary music today. The f...

30-10-2019 12:55

The Mosque of Hala Sultan will not be accessible to visitors on 11 November 2019

The Department of Antiquities, Ministry of Transport, Communications and Works, announces that due to the celebrations of Mevlid Kandili or Mawlid, an organised visit by a large number of pilgrims will take place at the Mosque of Hala Sultan in Larnaka. The Mosque will not be accessible to the general public on Monday 11 November 2019. The Department of Antiquities apologises for any inconvenience that may be caused.(MG/SCH)    

29-10-2019 15:44

International Conference “Act for Heritage!” deliberations concluded

The international conference “Act for Heritage! Promoting the Council of Europe Convention on Offences relating to Cultural Property within Governments and Civil Society” was successfully concluded on October 26. The Conference was co-organized by the Ministry of Foreign Affairs, the Office of the Commissioner for Volunteerism and Non-Governmental Organizations and the Council of Europe. The Department of Antiquities and other agencies of the Republic of Cyprus also contributed significantly ...

26-10-2019 09:01

Announcement of the PIO Newsroom for the 28th of October

On the 28th of October 2019 the Newsroom of the Press and Information Office will be closed.(MG/SCH/II)

25-10-2019 15:29

Address by the President of the Republic, Mr Nicos Anastasiades, at the reception on the occasion of the National Day of Hungary

It is a distinct pleasure for me to join you today in order to celebrate together the National Day of Hungary, commemorating the anniversary of the Hungarian Revolution of 1956, one of the key moments that stand out in twentieth century European history and one that is still studied extensively so many years later.Today’s celebration is an excellent opportunity to reaffirm the flourishing bilateral relationship between Cyprus and Hungary, which is founded on the solid institutional framework...

25-10-2019 15:28

Announcement for the results of treasury bills auction 25th of October 2019 – 13 Week Treasury Bills (1.11.19 - 31.1.20) for the amount of €100.000.000

The Public Debt Management Office announces that during today’s 13 Week Treasury Bills Auction, tenders for a total nominal value of appr. €150 mn were submitted out of which, €100 mn total nominal value have been accepted with a weighted average yield of -0,21%. The accepted yields ranged between -0,23% and -0,15%. The comprehensive results of the auction are shown below:Announced amount€100.000.000Tenor13 WeeksAuction date25 October 2019Issue date1 November 2...

25-10-2019 13:12

Foreign Trade Statistics: January – July 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 – July 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 trade were:a. Total imports in January – July 2019 amounted to €4.798,1 mn as compar...

24-10-2019 21:25

Photo Album - PoR – Reception hosted by the Special Representative of the UNSG in Cyprus “Ledra Palace” Hotel, Lefkosia, Cyprus

The President of the Republic, Mr Nicos Anastasiades, attends a reception hosted by the Special Representative of the United Nations Secretary-General in Cyprus, Ms Elizabeth Spehar, on the occasion of the United Nations Day.

24-10-2019 15:27

The Cyprus Post accepts applications for Kakopetria Post Office

The Cyprus Post accepts applications from citizens of Kakopetria community to take over the delivery of mail, with assignment of duties as Postal Agent and not full employment, with a remuneration of €576.00 on a monthly basis.Those interested may contact Lefkosia District Post Officer at tel. 22805800 – 22805899.The application deadline is the 12th November 2019.(EK/II)

24-10-2019 12:00

Reception on the occasion of Cyprus’ candidature for re-election to the Council of the International Maritime Organization

The Shipping Deputy Ministry and the Maritime Office of the Embassy of the Republic of Cyprus in Athens organized on Tuesday 22nd October 2019, at the House of Cyprus of the Cyprus Embassy in Athens, a cocktail reception on the occasion of Cyprus’s candidature for re-election to the Council of the International Maritime Organization (IMO) for the period 2020 – 2021. Invitees were the Ambassadors accredited in Cyprus based in Athens.The reception was addressed by the Shipping Deputy Minister ...