Ministers must prove their worth

The grace period for the new administration is over, and we expect immediate actions on many issues for the Christodoulides government to gain trust and rebuild public confidence. The new president and


New government raises the bar

The new government was sworn in Wednesday, with President Nikos Christodoulides urging his ministers to set high standards, warning them he would not tolerate corruption or favouritism. During the handover ceremony, Christodoulides

Ministers need expert advice

I submitted a few years ago to the then Minister of Interior that it was humanly impossible for a person with the best qualifications to manage such a diverse ministry. The discussion


Cyprus, Slovakia defence ministers sign accord

Cyprus and Slovakia defence ministers signed a Memorandum of Understanding to establish general principles and procedures that promote military cooperation. Cypriot Defence Minister Charalambos Petrides and his Slovak counterpart Jaroslav Nad met


New Health, Justice ministers in mini-reshuffle

President Nicos Anastasiades on Tuesday announced the much-anticipated mini reshuffle, introducing a few new faces, despite his declared wish to create a government of wider acceptance following a series of corruption scandals.

Energy ministers ready for EuroAsia MoU

By Makis Georghiou Energy ministers of Cyprus, Greece and Israel will put the final touches this week to a long-awaited trilateral agreement seen as the final step before construction begins on the