All posts tagged Cyprus

March 16, 2016, by Bernd Riegert of Deutsche Welle

Two days before the next refugee summit between the EU and Turkey, it is far from certain that a deal will be struck. EU member Cyprus, which is not recognized […]

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Talks with Anastasiades open new horizon for co-operation, Plevneliev tells Cyprus business forum

February 23, 2016, by Independent Balkan News Agency

Bulgarian President Rossen Plevneliev told a Bulgarian-Cyprus business forum on February 23 that talks with visiting Cypriot president Nikos Anastasia ...

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Bulgarian President: Cyprus can contribute to energy diversification in South Eastern Europe

February 22, 2016, by Independent Balkan News Agency

Cyprus can contribute to the energy diversification of South Eastern Europe, Bulgarian President Rossen Plevneliev said in Sofia on February 22 after ...

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Cyprus government satisfied with European Commission’s report on Turkey

November 11, 2015, by Independent Balkan News Agency

The Cyprus government is in general satisfied with the contents of the  European Commission report on Turkey, adding that it will study in depth the ...

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    Energy giant Total, Cyprus agree to extend exploration
    March 12, 2015, by Independent Balkan News Agency

    The Cypriot cabinet has given the green light for the signing of an agreement with French energy giant Total, allowing the company to extend its exploration off the coast Cyprus […]

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    Putin: Russian vessels to dock in Cypriot ports
    February 25, 2015, by Independent Balkan News Agency

    Russian president Vladimir Putin and Cyprus president Nicos Anastasiades signed on February 25, at a meeting at Putin’s house in Moscow, eight bilateral agreements, along with a Memorandum of Understanding between […]

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    Tsipras: EU mutilated without Greece and Cyprus
    February 3, 2015, by Independent Balkan News Agency

    Greek Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras, speaking in Nicosia on Monday during his first foreign trip as prime minister, said that he discussed in a meeting with Cyprus President Nicos Anastasiades the […]

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    Moodys upgrades Bank of Cyprus’ deposit ratings
    November 19, 2014, by Independent Balkan News Agency

    Moodys Ratings agency on Monday upgraded Bank of Cyprus’ (BoC) long-term deposit ratings to Caa3 from Ca with stable outlook, warning however that the lender still faced immense challenges. Moody’s […]

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    Russian, Israeli, UK and Turkish military ‘squeeze’ into Cyprus EEZ
    October 17, 2014, by Independent Balkan News Agency

    Russian, Israeli, British and Turkish military forces will all be “squeezed” into the Cyprus Exclusive Economic Zone(EEZ) in the next few days, with unforeseen consequences. Turkey has issued a unilateral naval directive, according ...

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    Russian Navy to have exercises in the Cypriot EEZ
    October 16, 2014, by Independent Balkan News Agency

    The Russian navy will conduct exercises with rocket launching inside Cyprus’ EEZ, opposite Barbaros. According to an announcement by the Russian Navy, the exercises will begin on Monday, October 20, […]