9 green spots in Nicosia in the next 9 months

Nine “Green” waste collections locations will be constructed in Nicosia district which will contribute to achieving the objectives of the EU’s Waste Framework Directive on waste (recovery, recycling, reuse, prevention). The Directive aims to protect public health and the environment, and improve the conditions of sustainable development. A Green spot is an area where recyclable […]

Cyprus farming in danger from disease outbreak in occupied areas

Cyprus dairy and farming industries are in great danger if the Lumpy Skin Disease which has been confirmed to be spreading in cattle in the occupied North jumps to the government controlled areas. The European Community authorities are taking very strict measures for this disease, which so far had no cases in the EU. Experts […]

57,63% of Cypriots did not vote at Euro Parliament elections today

A record breaking 57,63% of registered voters did not vote at today’s European Parliament elections. Voting ended as planned at 18:00 and the first results are already coming out. 60 candidates competing for 6 positions and for the first time some of them were Turkish Cypriot. Moreover for the first time over 50,000 Turkish Cypriots […]

Protest against the EU measures starting in Nicosia

Protesters have blocked the traffic lights crossing between Spyrou Kyprianou and Nikis Avenue at the center of Nicosia. They are trying to gather as much people as possible from the nearby cafe’s and take the demonstration outside the presidential palace. They are holding banners and shouting slogans such as ‘Wake up Cypriots – They are […]