Fri, 31 October 2014
Egypt's Foreign Minister (pictured) condemns Turkish incursions into Cyprus' EEZ; shocking EU figures show some 30,000 people are being trafficked in the bloc - we hear about measures to combat the trade in human beings; Evergreen Latzia: Limassol artists act against deforestation; help for the needy via Kindness in a Box.
Direct download: Cyprus_News_Digest_30th_October_2014.mp3
Category:News and politics -- posted at: 2:40am EDT
Thu, 23 October 2014
Cyprus' Government Spokesman on the response to Turkey's incursion into the island's EEZ; Transport Minister Marios Demetriades discusses hybrid and electric mobility; Cleantech start-up winners; harpist Kathrin Pechlof (pictured) brings a new colour to jazz
Direct download: Cyprus_News_Digest_23rd_October_2014.mp3
Category:News and politics -- posted at: 3:53pm EDT
Fri, 17 October 2014
We talk to one of the Syrian refugees (pictured) who was rescued off the coast of Cyprus recently - and ask if the government is being totally honest with them about their future; Sir Stelios Hadjioannou's "food from the heart" for needy Cypriots; Dance House Lefkosia promotes its new home.
Direct download: Cyprus_News_Digest_16th_October_2014.mp3
Category:News and politics -- posted at: 3:16am EDT
Fri, 10 October 2014
A transparency/whistle-blowing hotline is launched in Cyprus; we meet the daughter of the only Governor of Cyprus (Sir William Denis Battershill, pictured) who is buried on the island; the Cyprus Association of Cancer Patients and Friends raises funds for its home care scheme; the International Short Film Festival kicks off with 3D mapping.
Direct download: Cyprus_News_Digest_9th_October_2014.mp3
Category:News and politics -- posted at: 2:55am EDT
Fri, 3 October 2014
The death toll in the Mediterranean rises, while Europe looks the other way: we discuss Amnesty International's latest report with John Dalhuisen (pictured), Amnesty International's Programme Director for Europe and Central Asia. 'Writing Nicosia'; should we want our children to be happy? And theatre on a rooftop;
Direct download: Cyprus_News_Digest_October_2nd_2014.mp3
Category:News and politics -- posted at: 2:31am EDT