Newly Elected President of Cyprus Visits Greece
The newly elected President of Cyprus Nikos Christodoulides made his first official visit abroad to Greece on Monday where he met President Katerina Sakellaropoulou and PM Kyirakos Mitsotakis. Christodoulides and Mitsotakis announced the creation of a new body, the Supreme...
Pop Star Gets Cabinet Post in New Cyprus Government
Pop star Michalis Hatzigiannis was appointed deputy minister of culture in Cyprus by President-elect Nikos Christodoulides, who announced his cabinet on Monday. Hatzigiannis is a famous pop singer in Greece and Cyprus, and has won many awards in both countries...
Cyprus President-Elect Meets Turkish Cypriot Leader
President-elect of Cyprus Nikos Christodoulides met the Turkish Cypriot leader Ersin Tatar on Thursday for the first time since the presidential elections earlier in February. The meeting took place at the residence of the head of the United Nations Peacekeeping...
Nikos Christodoulides is the New President of Cyprus
Nikos Christodoulides was elected the new president of Cyprus following the runoff elections on the island on Sunday. Christodoulides secured 51.91 percent of the vote while his opponent Andreas Mavroyiannis got 48.09 percent. Amid booming chants calling Nikos Christodoulides “the great”,...
Cyprus Election: Christodoulides and Mavroyiannis Head to a Runoff
Former foreign minister Nikos Christodoulides edged into the lead in Cyprus's presidential election on Sunday, according to the results on the 95 percent of the votes cast, but was unlikely to clinch an outright majority, leading to a runoff...
Cyprus Holds Presidential Election
Cyprus is holding a presidential election on Sunday where the successor to President Nicos Anastasiades will be elected. A record number of candidates will compete in the elections. If no candidate receives a majority of the vote, a runoff will...
Cyprus Presidential Elections: Record Number of Candidates Vie for Top Spot
A record number of candidates will compete in the 2023 presidential elections in Cyprus to be held on February 5th. If no candidate receives a majority of the vote, a runoff will be held on February 12th. Incumbent President Nicos...
Cyprus FM Christodoulides Resigns Eying Presidency
The Foreign Minister of the Republic of Cyprus, Nikos Christodoulides, released a statement on Sunday revealing that he had tendered his resignation several days ago and hinted at a possible bid for the presidency at the 2023 elections. In statements...
High-Level Cyprus Conference on the 47th Anniversary of Turkey’s Invasion
Several powerful US Senators and Members of Congress will be speaking at the 36th Annual PSEKA Cyprus Conference on July 20.
Cyprus Begins Process to Join EU's Borderless Schengen Area
The Republic of Cyprus has declared its readiness to become a member of the Schengen Area and is only awaiting its EU evaluation, Cyprus' Foreign Minister Nikos Christodoulides announced on Monday. Speaking before the House Committee on Finance, the Minister said...