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21 March, 2019


Displaying results 1-30 of 127 matches for query Presidential.

1. Pass the buck

This was a narrative that they managed to pull through for an entire five-year term in office. Because each time people were losing their calm or reacting towards new measures, the response was 'the Anastasiades government is bringing order to the chaos that it had inherited'...

2. More ENT doctors face corruption charges

A dozen ENT doctors are facing criminal charges of corruption and bribery following an accidental discovery of illegal kickbacks during an audit of a private company...

3. President briefs locals on SBA land use

Local land owners who have properties within the Sovereign Base Areas could be eligible to find foreign buyers or otherwise utilize their property, but not before an environmental study is completed next year...

4. You know why

'You know why' was the nuanced slogan of DIKO party MP candidate Fytos Constantinou who was running his election campaign in 2011. The catchphrase was simple and smart according to communication experts, sending a message to all those who benefited from his presence in the Defence House committee...

5. Anastasiades to meet the Queen

6. Cyprus scrambles to salvage halloumi case

Officials in the Republic of Cyprus are scrambling to push forward on the halloumi case, with sources saying the PDO application has become more political than ever...

7. First contacts with candidates for the US presidency

8. Requiem for the Missing

When I was writing in 1994 the lyrics to a song called “Tou Vagori” about 1619 missing persons in Cyprus, I never expected less than a year later I would be discovering completely by accident that the correct number was not 1619 and the Missing were not just Greek Cypriots...

9. Major European nations recognise Guaido as Venezuela's president

10. UN Special Envoy holds new meetings with leaders

11. Anastasiades congratulates Tsipras on ratification of Prespes agreement

12. Cyprus and Portugal agree to strengthen ties

13. President’s meeting with Lute set for February 3

14. Trump threatens Turkey with economic devastation if it attacks Kurds

15. President Anastasiades begins official visit to Slovenia

16. Failure to rise to the occasion

There has always been a shortage of inspired and bold leaders in this place we call home. Putting aside a few odd flares here and there, those who led the country failed to rise to the occasion by being self-absorbed politicians with opportunism embedded in their DNA...

17. Hackers leak German Politicians' personal data

18. Savvas Perdios appointed as first Deputy Minister for Tourism

19. Greece to extradite Mr Bitcoin to France

The Greek Supreme Court has ruled that the extradition of Russian national Alexander Vinnik, also known as Mr. Bitcoin, to France can move forward...

20. Leaders meet anew with Lute today

21. UN envoy likely to meet President on Sunday

22. Paphos bus drivers demand holiday bonus

Bus drivers working for Osypa in Paphos are descending on the capital Tuesday morning to demand their holiday bonus, with the government calling on the company to stick to the rules and not victimize its own staff...

23. Paphos bus drivers issue ultimatum

Bus drivers in Paphos have warned officials that if no positive developments take place on Monday to resolve a wage dispute, they plan to drive their buses outside the Presidential Palace on Tuesday...

24. Child molester bill heads to Cabinet

A new tough bill on sex offenders is in the works that would give judges more leeway in setting terms for convicted child molesters who get out of jail, including where they can live and whether they can access online porn...

25. George H.W. Bush and his approach to Greece

26. Anastasiades: Ready to resume a 'creative' dialogue

27. Remains of Turkish Cypriot killed in 1974 handed over to his family

28. Fire breaks out in Nicosia flat

29. Cabinet approves patient choice of doctor

The Cabinet has approved the regulations pertaining to choosing primary doctors under the looming healthcare plan in Cyprus...

30. The critical presidential question

Andreas Paraschos takes a closer look at the latest political developments on the Cyprus issue, following a presidential press conference that left many with a smug on their face ...