EU Parliament tells Nicosia to combat spyware

The European Parliament has adopted the findings of an inquiry commissioned to investigate the use of surveillance software among EU member states, which implicated Cyprus as an export hub for spyware. MEPs

Italian parliament supports EastMed pipeline

The Italian parliament’s Foreign Affairs Committee called on its government to work with the countries (Cyprus, Greece and Israel) involved in the EastMed gas pipeline to assess its development prospects. According to

E-basket in parliament

A bill regulating a new digital platform for monitoring retail prices, known as the e-basket, was discussed at the House Commerce Committee on Tuesday. The new digital platform aims to support the

Euro Parliament begins Cyprus spyware probe

A delegation from the European Parliament’s inquiry committee to investigate the use of Pegasus software (PEGA) and equivalent surveillance spyware launched a joint mission in Cyprus and Greece. The fact-finding mission seeks to establish a


Damaging the law of the land

It’s been a year since the new parliament was elected, and with it a breath of fresh air, as at 36, Annita Demetriou is the first female and youngest member serving as


Improving our flawed democracy

In a democracy, one must use process and procedures and the voting system to get things done. One would have hoped that our House of Representatives and our elected MPs would have


UK-Cyprus ties ‘stronger than ever’

Britain-Cyprus bilateral ties are stronger than ever as they strengthen traditional relations in education, defence and culture, said visiting UK House of Commons speaker Sir Lindsay Hoyle. “Our relations with Cyprus are