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18 August, 2019


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1. Moody’s expects deleveraging to resume but warns over small economy and high level of debt

The credit profile of Cyprus reflects its small but wealthy economy, improved economic resilience and the government`s fiscal outperformance in the wake of the country`s banking crisis, Moody's Investors Service has said in an annual report. ...

2. Greek PM in charm offensive aiming to ease primary surplus targets

Prime Minister Kyriakos Mitsotakis is planning a series of trips abroad toward the end of this month and next, hoping to convince Greece’s creditors of the recently elected government’s commitment to reforms and to lay the groundwork for reducing demanding primary surplus targets agreed under the country’s post-bailout agreement....

3. Government in talks with businesses to raise corporate tax rate

Finance Minister Haris Georgiades confirmed reports that the government plans to increase the corporate tax rate from 12.5% to 15%...

4. Trump’s yuan move makes a China deal much harder

The decision to label China a currency manipulator boxes in Donald Trump and Xi Jinping. The U.S. Treasury Department made the move after Beijing allowed the yuan to slide below the key level of 7 to the dollar. It’s the first such designation for the People’s Republic since 1994. The sudden escalation will make it harder for both sides to reach a trade truce...

5. Early signs of civility and consensus

Despite some natural degree of skirmishing and isolated criticism, rays of civility, consensus and cooperation are breaking out across the Greek political landscape. ...

6. The extent of betrayal

Forty-five whole years later and the image of dead bodies stacked onto a semi-trailer dump cart with watermelons has stuck with me, tormenting me every single time that the hot Cypriot sun splits July in two...

7. Eurogroup rules out any talk of primary surplus target reduction for Greece

Discussion on Greece was brief at Monday’s Eurogroup, but the council of eurozone finance minsters sent a clear message to Athens that creditors are ready to cooperate with the new government while warning that the handouts announced in May by the previous administration are putting growth and fiscal targets at risk...

8. Chinese Ambassador to Cyprus: No one stands to win in a trade war

9. Fiscal Council: Implement reforms and maintain surpluses

10. Eurobank posts €10 million first quarter profit€10-million-first-quarter-profit

11. IMF: Cyprus economic recovery gradually decelerating but remains strong

12. Cyprus 'one of the success stories of ESM'

13. Greek PM unveils tax, pension relief measures ahead of elections

Greece’s lefist Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras on Tuesday unveiled additional tax and pension “relief measures,” weeks before a European Parliament election....

14. Cyprus fiscal debt at 102,5% of GDP

15. President reiterates commitment to high economic growth

16. IMF warns of 'increasing headwinds to sustained growth'

17. 10th Economic Ideas Forum takes on Cyprus economic reforms

18. President stands by Finance Minister

19. Cyprus establishes energy investment fund

20. New law brings gas prices down

Fuel prices fell by 6 cents on Tuesday in the Republic of Cyprus, just days after the House approved new legislation to ease the burden of many consumers who sought cheaper gas in the north...

21. House passes state budget for 2019

The House of Representatives Plenary on Friday approved by majority voting the 2019 state budget, that provides for a surplus amounting 3% of GDP...

22. Fuel prices to drop by 6 cents

23. Unfavourable climate in the EU

24. Finance Minister: Promoting reforms must be a national goal

25. Finance Minister: Slogans and populism do not create jobs

26. Cyprus: Surplus of 842 million euros in ten months

27. Finance Minister: Fiscal stability must be preserved

28. Difficult decisions brought about positive results in the economy, President says

29. Shell companies ''This is over, its finished''

30. Fund Management a 'new beginning' for Cyprus