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24-01-2020 14:52

European Statistics Competition, National Phase Results of the First Assignment

Τhe First Assignment of the National Phase of the European Statistics Competition took place on 10 January 2020. 249 students of lower and upper secondary education from all over Cyprus formed 85 teams and participated in the competition.The co-organizers (Statistical Service of Cyprus, Department of Secondary Education of the Ministry of Education, Culture, Sports and Youth, University of Cyprus and Cyprus Statistical Society) would like to congratulate all the teams for their participation...

24-01-2020 13:45

Foreign Minister Christodoulides holds positive meeting with Bulgarian counterpart

The Minister of Foreign Affairs, Mr. Nikos Christodoulides, held a meeting with the Deputy Prime Minister for Judicial Reform and Minister of Foreign Affairs of Bulgaria, Ms. Ekaterina Zaharieva, in Sofia, on 24 January 2020. Following the meeting, he made the following statement to the press:“Allow me to start by expressing my sincere gratitude to the Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of Foreign Affairs, my very good friend Ekaterina Zaharieva, for her invitation and warm hospitality. It g...

24-01-2020 10:44

Applications for the management of Agia Marina Xyliatou Postal Agency

The Cyprus Post accepts applications of citizens from the Community of Agia Marina Xyliatou to take over the management of 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 €311,00 on a monthly basis.Those interested may contact Lefkosia District Post Officer at tel. 22805800 – 22805899. The application deadline is 11th February 2020. (EK/SCH) 

23-01-2020 19:04

The President of the Republic participated in the events of the Fifth World Holocaust Forum in Jerusalem

The President of the Republic Mr. Nicos Anastasiades participated, today, in the events of the Fifth Holocaust Forum «Remembering the Holocaust: Fighting Antisemitism,» in Jerusalem, following an invitation from the President of Israel Mr. Reuven Rivlin.More than 40 state and government leaders, Royals and heads of various institutions participated in the Forum.During the event, the President of the Republic, who was accompanied by his spouse Mrs. Andri Anastasiades and the members of the C...

23-01-2020 13:14

The Minister of Foreign Affairs will make an official visit to Bulgaria

The Minister of Foreign Affairs, Mr Nikos Christodoulides, is departing this afternoon for an official visit to Sofia. In the framework of this visit, Mr Christodoulides will have a tête-à-tête meeting tomorrow, 24 January, with the Minister of Foreign Affairs of Bulgaria, Ms Ekaterina Zakharieva, and enlarged deliberations are going to follow in the presence of official delegations of the Ministries of Foreign Affairs of the two countries. Later on, the two Ministers will make statements to ...

23-01-2020 12:47

The President of the Republic meets with Heads of State and Government and other officials on the sidelines of the 5th World Holocaust Forum in Jerusalem

Support for the efforts by the government of Cyprus to solve the Cyprus problem, as well as for the exercise of the sovereign rights of the Republic of Cyprus, was expressed by the heads of state and government with whom the President of the Republic, Mr. Nicos Anastasiades, met, on the sidelines of the Fifth World Holocaust Forum that is taking place in Jerusalem.On the sidelines of a reception and a subsequent dinner that was hosted by the President of Israel, Mr. Reuven Rivlin, in honor o...

23-01-2020 11:52

The President of the Republic had a telephone conversation with the Chancellor of Germany

The President of the Republic, Mr. Nicos Anastasiades, had this morning, while in Jerusalem, where he is attending the 5th World Holocaust Forum, a telephone conversation with German Chancellor, Ms Angela Merkel, in light of her upcoming visit to Turkey.During their telephone conversation, the President of the Republic asked of Chancellor Merkel to convey a message to the President of Turkey, Mr. Tayyip Erdogan, for an immediate cessation of Turkey's illegal actions in Cyprus’ EEZ and, at la...

23-01-2020 11:38

Conference "Mountain areas of large Mediterranean islands"

 The Republic of Cyprus is now one of the European countries which has a mountain policy and will implement a National Strategy for the sustainable territorial development of their mountain areas. As a result, Cyprus can actively join the international discussion and partnerships for mountain areas and even play a central role. This will enable Cyprus to effectively contribute to the drafting of policies on mountain areas and take advantage of the exchange of experience and knowledge within t...

23-01-2020 10:52

Excavations of the Pafos Agora Project (PAP), Jagiellonian University, Kraków, 2019

The Department of Antiquities, Ministry of Transport, Communications and Works, announces the completion of the 2019 excavations of the Department of Classical Archaeology of the Institute of Archaeology, Jagiellonian University, Kraków, Poland, within the framework of the Pafos Agora Project (PAP). The PAP, which has been running since 2011, examines the economic infrastructure and activity of the city, not only on the basis of excavations in the Agora itself, but also outside of it, through...

22-01-2020 14:49

The President of the Republic met with the President of Israel

The President of the Republic Mr Nicos Anastasiades met today with the President of Israel Mr Reuven Rivlin, at the Presidential Office, in Jerusalem.In welcoming President Anastasiades, President Rivlin referred to the bonds between Cyprus and Israel over the years and the constantly expanding cooperation between the two countries adding, among other things, that «it’s good to have such good friends here with us.We are friends and neighbours," while noting that Israel looks forward to "our...