Archive for March, 2024

Movie Presentation “Flowers and Bullets” at the Cypriot Community Centre in Wood Green

8th of April – Movie Presentation “Flowers and Bullets”
A movie by Panicos Chrysanthou & Niyazi Kizilyurek with Giorgos Liasis
Q&A will follow in the presente of the directon and Giorgos Liasis & Houseyin Akansoy

Seat prebooking required

War brings …

Culture issues in Cyprus

Meeting of the General Secretary of the Central Committee of AKEL S.Stefanou with the Deputy Minister of Culture
12 March 2024, AKEL C.C. Press Office, Nicosia
Within the context of an exchange of views centred on culture issues, the General …

AKEL briefed María Angela Holguín Cuéllar on the current situation on the Cyprus problem

Statement by the General Secretary of the C.C. of AKEL S.Stefanou after the meeting with the Personal Envoy of the UN Secretary General on Cyprus María Angela Holguín Cuéllar
AKEL briefed María Angela Holguín Cuéllar on its position on how …

Cyprus Cabinet approves plans for employment and training of 1,265 unemployed

Cabinet approved on Wednesday two plans to provide incentives for the employment and training of 1,265 unemployed.

The total budget of the two plans amounts to €11,694,000, and the costs are divided between €7,824,000 and €3,870,000.

As the Minister of …

First Catholic Bishop in 500 years to be ordained in Cyprus

The first Catholic Bishop will be ordained on Saturday, 16 March, in Cyprus after five centuries, following the decision of Pope Francis with the appointment of Monsignor Bruno Varriano, OFM (of the Order of the Franciscan Monks), Patriarchal Vicar for …

Cyprus Government to subsidize patient escorts overseas, President says

President of the Republic Nikos Christodoulides announced on Monday that on Wednesday the Ministry of Health will present to the Council of Ministers a plan to subsidize travel, accommodation and food expenses for patient escorts abroad.

Addressing an event at …

Cyprus President to contact von der Leyen on migration issue

President Nikos Christodoulides on Tuesday said he would contact European Commission President, Ursula von der Leyen, on necessary actions as regards the immigration issue, after the arrival to Cyprus by sea of more than 400 irregular migrants.

Asked by journalists …

EU Commission sends five experts in Cyprus for the maritime corridor to Gaza

The European Commission has so far sent five officials to Cyprus, in the context of its operational support to the maritime humanitarian corridor to Gaza initiative, a spokesperson said on Wednesday.

“In terms of what we do on the ground, …

Justice after nearly 50 years for wrongly convicted UK Cypriot Saliah Mehmet, but still no police apology to his family

A Turkish Cypriot family that fought for nearly fifty years to clear their father’s name after his wrongful imprisonment based on the evidence of a bent copper are still waiting for a direct apology from the British Transport Police and …

Barnet marks Edgware’s centenary with new mural

Barnet Council has unveiled a new mural titled ‘Stop and Smell the Flowers’ in Edgware, as part of an engaging Cultural Programme aimed at revitalising Station Road and the surrounding area.

The vibrant mural draws inspiration from the area’s rich …