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Cyprus Elections

Nicos Anastasiades Wins Cyprus Presidential Election

Official results in Cyprus show the country's president Nicos Anastasiades has been re-elected to another five-year term, defeating the left-leaning independent Stavros Malas. He has been congratulated by his rival for his win. With all the votes counted, the incumbent conservative...

Cyprus Heads to the Polls in Presidential Runoff

Cypriots go to the polls for the presidential runoff on Sunday to chose between between incumbent President Nicos Anastasiades and communist-backed independent Stavros Malas. Anastasiades garnered 35.5 percent on the first round with Melas trailing behind with 30.2 percent. Together the...

Cyprus' Center-Right Refuses to Back Candidates in Run-Off Vote

Cyprus' center-right DIKO party has decided it will support neither the incumbent nor his left-wing challenger in Sunday's runoff of the country’s presidential election. The party's executive bureau said endorsing either President Nicos Anastasiades or independent Stavros Malas would be a...

Anastasiades Faces Leftist Challenger in Cyprus Run-Off Vote

Incumbent leader Nicos Anastasiades and communist-backed independent Stavros Malas will face off next Sunday to see who will become the eighth president of the Republic of Cyprus. The run-off vote is set to be held on Feb. 4 since no candidate...

2018 Cyprus Elections – The Land of Myths

  I have been listening carefully to public interviews and statements from the presidential candidates in Cyprus and I am not convinced that after the elections the country will leap forward to a more stable future or enjoy a socially...

Cyprus Sets Up 38 Voting Centres Abroad Ahead of Presidential Elections

The start of 2018 marks the opening of the Cyprus presidential race. Cypriot citizens all over the world will be voting for the country's president for the next five years. A total of 38 voting centres will operate around the...

Games of the Throne – Cyprus Elections

This is the second Presidential campaign that I am witnessing in Cyprus and I must admit it has to be dirtiest yet! There are five candidates fighting for the throne and with sharpened tongues they are all anxious to...

Cyprus Elections 2016

What do I think of the upcoming May 22 elections? Not much! We see braying men and women as well as braying donkeys; senseless loud talking is none other than braying and we hear plenty of that, but no...