Russia

Russia is a friend Cyprus can rely on

By Dr Andrestinos N. Papadopoulos (Ambassador a.h.) The coincidence of the visit to Cyprus of Russian Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov, on September 8, with the 60th anniversary of establishing diplomatic relations between

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Cyprus-Russia tax deal good for business

Cyprus’ re-tweaked deal with Russia to avoid double taxation is good news as terminating the agreement by Moscow would have hurt the economy in sparking an exodus of Russian businesses, tax experts

Russia FM in Cyprus as East Med crisis simmers

Russian Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov will pay an official visit to Cyprus at a time of heated confrontation in the eastern Mediterranean while Washington pulls Nicosia closer. Cyprus Foreign Ministers Nikos Christodoulides

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US ‘wishes to damage’ Russia-Cyprus ties

Russia is shocked by US claims about its destabilising role in the region, arguing Washington seeks to harm close relations between Moscow and Nicosia, said Russian ambassador Stanislav Osadchiy. In a comment

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