Thu, 29 September 2016
The commissioner for civil service reform (pictured) warns against delays in its implementation; the EU Commission Representation in Cyprus hosts a seminar on the single market; the Cyprus Rally is just a week away; the Pera festival takes place this weekend; European Day of Languages was celebrated in Nicosia this week.
Direct download: Cyprus_News_Digest_30th_September_2016.mp3
Category:News and politics -- posted at: 5:16am EDT
Thu, 22 September 2016
The deadline to register for upcoming municipal elections is looming; Nicosia marks World Tourism Day with free entry to museums and guided tours of the city; you can become a "twitcher" for a day at Eurobirdwatch16, and Startups4peace encourage bicommunal entrepreneurship.
Direct download: Cyprus_News_Digest_23rd_September_2016.mp3
Category:News and politics -- posted at: 1:40pm EDT
Mon, 12 September 2016
Italy launches an online campaign to dissuade migrants from risking their lives to reach Europe; a new shelter for victims of domestic violence is inaugurated in Nicosia (pictured); are women - and gender issues - largely unrepresented in the Cyprus reunification negotiations?
Direct download: Cyprus_News_Digest_16th_September_2016.mp3
Category:News and politics -- posted at: 8:56am EDT
Thu, 8 September 2016
MPs join demonstrators threatening a Greek Cypriot for doing business with a Turkish Cypriot as the Cyprus negotiations continue apace. We assess the progress of the talks with Fiona Mullen of Sapienta Economics (pictured); Climate Launchpad 2016 selects the Cypriot winners; Cyprus gets its own Maritime Academy.
Direct download: Cyprus_News_Digest_9th_September_2016.mp3
Category:News and politics -- posted at: 6:14am EDT