New House Speaker calls for unity

Annita Demetriou, the first woman to be elected Speaker of the House, called for cooperation and unity when she met President Nicos Anastasiades on Friday. Demetriou had her first meeting with President

Cyprus elects first woman Speaker of the House

Cyprus has its first woman, Speaker of the House, since independence in 1960 after MPs elected ruling DISY’s Annita Demetriou to the post, the second-highest office in the country. Demetriou, who is

House prices weathering COVID storm

Due to the pandemic, there has been a small rise in house prices and rentals while other real estate values have fallen, according to a new property index. Following the same trend

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House approves code of conduct for MPs

On Friday, the Cypriot parliament finally approved a code of conduct for MPs demanded by the Council of Europe’s anti-corruption monitoring body GRECO. Introducing a code of behaviour for MPs was one

Cyprus house prices rose 1.1% in Q1

Cyprus house prices in the first three months of 2020 increased by 1.1% annually and a higher 2.5% on a quarterly basis, official figures showed on Wednesday. According to preliminary estimates, the

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