Corruption wasn’t born yesterday

It took a veteran politician with 40 years of public service, nearing the end of his second administration, to realise there’s a problem with corruption in Cyprus. Perhaps, the President took a


Anastasiades, Tatar agree to Nicosia meeting

Cyprus President Nicos Anastasiades and the new hardline leader of the Turkish Cypriot community, Ersin Tatar, have agreed to a getting-to-know-you meeting in Nicosia’s UN-controlled buffer zone. Government spokesman, Kyriakos Koushos said

No game-changers in Anastasiades reshuffle

Nicos Anastasiades’ reshuffle is a clear indication that, halfway into his second term, the president is keen to embark on ribbon-cutting exercises than leave a legacy of peacemaker and economic saviour. The


Anastasiades to visit Israel on June 23

Cyprus President Nicos Anastasiades will visit Israel on June 23 to promote joint defence, tourism ties and discuss Turkey’s tension-raising activities in the region. Government spokesman Kyriacos Koushos told the Cyprus News