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August 2015

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The Week in Bloggingportal: Cyprus in (y)our heart NEW
bloggingportal.eu 2 Years, 4 Months, 1 Week, 1 Day, 22 Hours, 50 Minutes ago
Let’s put it like this: Adrenaline that comes with jumping from a cliff, as the Cyprus tourism video suggests as its first message, definitely was part of this week in Bloggingportal.eu. The tentative Cyprus deal agreed last week that was...
Why is the ECB threatening to pull the plug on Cyprus? And how would it work? NEW
Open Europe blog 2 Years, 4 Months, 1 Week, 5 Days, 3 Hours, 24 Minutes ago
The ECB - which holds the key to Cyprus' future inside the euro by virtue of funding the country's banks - this morning issued a statement which essentially set Monday as the deadline for a Cypriot bailout deal. It said:The Governing Council of the E...
Dramatic days ahead in Cyprus NEW
Bruegel blog 2 Years, 4 Months, 1 Week, 6 Days, 5 Hours, 8 Minutes ago
Authors: Zsolt DarvasThe Cypriot parliament's Tuesday evening rejection of the bank levy on bank deposits, which was a key condition for financial assistance from the EU/IMF and continued European Central Bank support to the Cypriot banking system, w...
What’s a europhile to make of the Cyprus bail-in? NEW
@ottocrat long 2 Years, 4 Months, 1 Week, 6 Days, 17 Hours, 3 Minutes ago
As if there weren’t enough slightly-but-not-very informed comments out there… here are my €0.02 on the Cyprus bail-in, as seen from a ‘pro’-EU perspective. 1.  On a personal level, I’m horrified by the proposa...
All at sea – What does the 'No' vote mean for Cyprus and the eurozone? NEW
Open Europe blog 2 Years, 4 Months, 1 Week, 6 Days, 17 Hours, 55 Minutes ago
Following the dramatic vote by the Cypriot parliament tonight to reject the bailout deal, here is our flash analysis of the situation:The Cypriot parliament tonight voted against a bill to introduce a tax on bank deposits, in return for a €10bn...
Cyprus deal: the right intentions but major flaws NEW
Bruegel blog 2 Years, 4 Months, 2 Weeks, 1 Day, 42 Minutes ago
Authors: Zsolt DarvasOn Saturday morning, after a marathon meeting of the Eurogoup, it was decided to impose a one-time wealth tax on deposits in Cypriot banks: 6.75% on deposits below €100,000 and 9.9% on deposits above this threshold. Involvin...
Your Cyprus Questions, Answered NEW
Real Time Brussels - WSJ 2 Years, 4 Months, 2 Weeks, 1 Day, 2 Hours ago
Gabriele Steinhauser, a reporter for The Wall Street Journal, answers some questions about the Cypriot bank levy.
The Cyprus precedent | Felix Salmon NEW
blogs.reuters.com, 2 Years, 4 Months, 2 Weeks, 1 Day, 14 Hours, 58 Minutes ago
Is there any chance Cyprus could secure a better deal? NEW
Open Europe blog 2 Years, 4 Months, 2 Weeks, 1 Day, 18 Hours, 10 Minutes ago
UPDATE 22:00 According to Reuters, German Finance Minister  Wolfgang Schäuble claimed today that it was indeed the Cypriot govenrment's  decision to go for smaller depositors - not Germany's. Speaking to public broadcaster AR...
Observations On Cyprus NEW
Real Time Brussels - WSJ 2 Years, 4 Months, 2 Weeks, 1 Day, 22 Hours, 17 Minutes ago
Cyprus's bailout agreement: the euro zone's messy decision making, the decline of sovereign immunity, the perils of big banking systems, the shortest government honeymoon ever, and more...
Dluhová krize | Evropský záchranný fond na podporu ruských oligarchů? (Der Spiegel, Hamburk) NEW
Presseurop Blogy (CZ) 2 Years, 8 Months, 3 Weeks, 3 Days, 6 Hours, 24 Minutes ago
Evropská unie, Mezinárodní měnový fond a kyperská vláda jednají o finanční pomoci ve výši deseti miliard eur pro krachující kyperské banky. Brusel nechce, aby Kypr zbankrotoval, na druhou stranu existuje riziko, že finanční injekce...
Cyprus Entrepreneurs fit for European Mobility NEW
Open Cyprus Europe 2012 2 Years, 8 Months, 3 Weeks, 3 Days, 6 Hours, 59 Minutes ago
Earlier this summer we titled a post - The Entrepreneurs that did not fit into the #Cy2012eu Agenda - never thought that it would have been so premonitory. -...
Crise da dívida | Resgate da UE para oligarcas russos? (Der Spiegel, Hamburgo) NEW
Presseurop Blogue (PT) 2 Years, 8 Months, 3 Weeks, 3 Days, 7 Hours, 11 Minutes ago
A UE, o FMI e o Governo de Chipre estão a negociar um resgate de €10 mil milhões para os bancos em dificuldades deste país. Bruxelas não quer deixar que Chipre entre na bancarrota. Mas há o perigo de a injeção de capital ser utilizada para b...
Schuldenkrise | EU-Hilfsgelder für russische Oligarchen? (Der Spiegel, Hamburg) NEW
Presseurop Blog (DE) 2 Years, 8 Months, 3 Weeks, 3 Days, 7 Hours, 15 Minutes ago
Die EU, der IWF und die zyprische Regierung verhandeln über Finanzhilfen in Höhe von 10 Milliarden Euro für die maroden Banken des Landes. Brüssel will den Inselstaat nicht bankrott gehen lassen. Doch besteht die Gefahr, dass die Finanzspritze vo...
Cypriot Ministry consults on spectrum transfers draft Decree NEW
Electronic Communications Regulation Update 2 Years, 8 Months, 3 Weeks, 5 Days, 8 Hours, 6 Minutes ago
The competent Cypriot Ministry launched its consultation on a spectrum transfers draft Decree, in alignment with the RSPP (in greek).
Strange Tactics NEW
Euronomist 2 Years, 8 Months, 4 Weeks, 1 Day, 13 Hours, 37 Minutes ago
To my (and I think everyone's) surprise, yesterday German Finance Minister Wolfgang Schäuble, has stated that he does not expect concrete negotiations between Cyprus and international lenders to start before 2013, suggesting that the island has mis...
Cypriot NRA finalises draft Decree on conumer protection NEW
Electronic Communications Regulation Update 2 Years, 9 Months, 6 Days, 4 Hours ago
OCECPR has issued its final version of the draft Decree (in greek) on consumer protection, prescribing the info that operators have to include in their bills and make publicly available and providing measures for consumer protection as regards PRS.
Cengiz Aktar: [Kıbrıs'ta] Çözümler er veya geç gündeme gelecek NEW
Erkan's field diary 2 Years, 9 Months, 4 Weeks, 2 Days, 1 Hour, 2 Minutes ago
 Çözümler er veya geç gündeme gelecek   Hükümetin 2023-2071 ufkunda Kıbrıs yok. Geçen hafta oradaydım. Kuzeyde CTP’nin kadrolarını gençleştirmeye çalıştığını, hükümet partisi UBP’nin hızla AK Parti’n...
Chypre : un prêt russe pour sortir de la crise NEW
Library of the European Parliament's Blog 2 Years, 10 Months, 3 Days, 19 Hours, 45 Minutes ago
Lourdement frappée par la crise financière, Chypre s’est résolue à demander de l’aide. Deux demandes ont été lancées en parallèle: l’une auprès de l’UE et l’autre auprès de la Russie. Cette demande de prêt rus...
Politicians in Cyprus need to move on from the ‘blame game’ for the country’s economic woes if they are to make badly needed economic reforms. NEW
EUROPP - European Politics and Policy 2 Years, 10 Months, 3 Days, 19 Hours, 48 Minutes ago
With massive amounts of non-performing loans, a high debt-GDP ratio, and rising unemployment, the Cypriot economy now faces painful but necessary measures to kick start recovery. Adonis Pegasiou argues that these badly needed reforms are being stalle...
Austerity Measures and Reforms in Cyprus NEW
Euronomist 2 Years, 10 Months, 6 Days, 15 Hours, 46 Minutes ago
The first thing I read today were the austerity and reforms guideline plans prepared by Troika for the island of Cyprus, which has requested a bail-out in the summer. According to them, the country's fiscal deficit has to be reduced to about 4% of GD...
Cyprus to exit the euro? Cheap politics from Andros Kyprianou NEW
Protesilaos Stavrou 2 Years, 10 Months, 1 Week, 2 Days, 18 Hours, 15 Minutes ago
The government of Cyprus now holds the Presidency of the European Council, which should make Mr Kyprianou twice as careful in selecting his words. Picture credit: Protesilaos Stavrou CC BY-NC-SA The Secretary General of AKEL, the governing party of...
République de Chypre : un nain agressif gâté par l'UE ? NEW
Nouvelle Europe 2 Years, 10 Months, 2 Weeks, 16 Hours, 51 Minutes ago
Pour la toute première fois, la République de Chypre préside le Conseil de l'UE. Ce début de présidence tournante, le 1er juillet dernier, est envisagé dans un contexte politique et économique bien...
Entre descamisats NEW
Oh! Europa 2 Years, 10 Months, 2 Weeks, 18 Hours ago
Mentre alguns diaris comparen una futura Catalunya independent amb Xipre, de moment, ara i allí, a Nicòsia, vaig comprovar com els taxistes exhibeixen una solidaritat entre víctimes amb els clients que identifiquen com a procedents d’altres paï...
#TeamCy2012eu to sweat the colors of the Council of the European Union for Charity NEW
Open Cyprus Europe 2012 2 Years, 10 Months, 2 Weeks, 4 Days, 14 Hours, 53 Minutes ago
It's objective is to gather as many participants as possible, wearing the official colors of the Presidency. Running for the Cyprus Presidency team, would be a substantial contribution in our effort to use this opportunity for fund raising.
El colegio en Chipre NEW
Europ@ Junior. La Unión Europea contada a los niños 2 Years, 10 Months, 2 Weeks, 5 Days, 20 Hours, 18 Minutes ago
Ya sabes que desde el 1 de julio hasta el 31 de diciembre, Chipre preside la Unión Europea. Por eso está muy pendiente de los problemas que ahora atravesamos los países europeos y organiza reuniones en busca de soluciones...
Den orimliga Gröna Zonen NEW
Carl Bildt (SE) 2 Years, 10 Months, 3 Weeks, 2 Days, 9 Hours, 29 Minutes ago
NICOSIA: Tidigare i dag avslutades utrikesministermötet i Paphos, och efter diverse andra samtal åkte jag upp hit till Cyperns huvudstad Nicosia. Mötet i Paphos blev bra med en inträngande och viktig diskussion om Syrien under förmiddagen. Det v...
Den vackra men tragiskt delade ön NEW
Carl Bildt (SE) 2 Years, 10 Months, 3 Weeks, 3 Days, 15 Hours, 7 Minutes ago
PAPHOS: Vid lunchtid anlände jag hit till sydvästra Cypern för det informella möte med EU:s utrikesministrar som vi har i samband med varje ordförandeskap.  Den ursprungliga tanken var att det skulle finnas en möjlighet till ostörda och infor...
EU-budjettivääntöä Kyproksella NEW
Alex Stubb blogi (FI) 2 Years, 11 Months, 3 Days, 19 Hours, 18 Minutes ago
Osaltani ensimmäinen kesätauon jälkeinen EU-kokous järjestetään Kyproksen Nikosiassa. Epävirallisesta eurooppaministerikokouksesta on hyvä lähteä liikkeelle taatusti vilkkaaseen EU-syksyyn. Kokouksessa jatkamme vääntöä EU:n monivuotises...
Ukrainian Cypriot relations NEW
OdessaTalk 2 Years, 11 Months, 4 Days, 7 Hours, 59 Minutes ago
The EU’s very naughty boy, the offshore tax haven of Cyprus, and Ukraine are getting ever more friendly. Last week, the Cypriot President paid his first ever visit to Ukraine, and this whilst Cyprus is also holding the EU Presidency. Amongst th...
Revisit Cyprus at the Biennale di Venezia NEW
Open Cyprus Europe 2012 2 Years, 11 Months, 1 Week, 1 Day, 5 Hours, 2 Minutes ago
Reblogged from Cyprus.Diverse.City: A generational proposal for renewal to an islands future - REVISIT Cyprus – The Cyprus National Project for Tourism on exhibit? Well, not really. It’s more like end-of-study …...
Έκθεση Φωτογραφίας NEW
Open Cyprus Europe 2012 2 Years, 11 Months, 1 Week, 6 Days, 22 Hours, 18 Minutes ago
The Photography Exhibition will present the 14 Years and Offer Life Youth Centre in the local community Agros, Cyprus and Europe Anticipating Europe's Single market celebration for the 1992 generation.
Hoy cocina... Chipre! NEW
Europ@ Junior. La Unión Europea contada a los niños 2 Years, 11 Months, 2 Weeks, 1 Day, 10 Hours, 18 Minutes ago
Como sabéis, este semestre Chipre preside la Unión Europea y en su honor hoy dedicamos nuestro post a este pequeño país para que podáis conocer mejor cuáles son sus platos preferidos y aprendáis a hacer una de sus recetas.La gastronomía de Ch...
7. Interview of His Excellency Kornelios Korneliou, Cyprus’ Permanent Representative to the EU NEW
Europe’s Café 2 Years, 11 Months, 2 Weeks, 6 Days, 7 Hours, 48 Minutes ago
Cyprus is a small country, member of the EU since 2004. As it will preside over the EU’s destiny during the next six months, it is the opportunity to get to know the Member State that is positioned most East. … Continue reading →...
6. A former Erasmus student in Cyprus tells his experience NEW
Europe’s Café 2 Years, 11 Months, 3 Weeks, 4 Hours, 54 Minutes ago
Dear readers, Due to the special nature of this article, we have not translated it in English. You can find it in French by clicking here. We will be back tomorrow with the interview of His Excellency Kornelios Korneliou, the … Continue reading...
Cyprus: Remembering ‘Operation Atilla' Across Borders NEW
Global Voices Western Europe 2 Years, 11 Months, 3 Weeks, 9 Hours, 6 Minutes ago
On the 38th anniversary of the Turkish invasion of Cyprus - Operation Atilla - netizens from Cyprus, Greece and Turkey comment on what they see as either a day to mourn or celebrate.
6. Deux ans à Chypre où comment je suis tombé sous le charme d’Aphrodite NEW
Au Café de l'Europe 2 Years, 11 Months, 3 Weeks, 21 Hours, 28 Minutes ago
Il y a deux ans maintenant, je suis arrivé à Chypre pour y passer ma troisième année en tant qu’Erasmus. Il est vrai que j’ai choisi cette destination sans vraiment la connaître. Je savais que Chypre était divisée, qu’il y avait des tens...
One Island with one reality – that things have to change NEW
Open Cyprus Europe 2012 2 Years, 11 Months, 3 Weeks, 2 Days, 5 Hours, 59 Minutes ago
Cast your eye closer - Even Google Maps does that quite well these days - and you will see a previously desolate Buffer Zone, patrolled by dreary United Nations personnel, springing to life thanks to a growing number of Cypriots concerned about their...
4. The priorities of the Cypriot Presidency NEW
Europe’s Café 2 Years, 11 Months, 3 Weeks, 2 Days, 6 Hours, 48 Minutes ago
Between the 1st July and the 31st December 2012, Cyprus will hold the rotating presidency of the Council of the European Union for the first time, taking over from Denmark and to be succeeded by Ireland. This article will outline … Continue rea...
Bloggers and the Council Presidency: #Cy2012eublogs NEW
The European Citizen 2 Years, 11 Months, 3 Weeks, 2 Days, 9 Hours, 48 Minutes ago
I attended the European blogging event held by the Cypriot Council presidency two weeks ago (you can find the event on Twitter with the hashtag #cy2012eublogs). It was a well-run event, with four panel discussions between bloggers on Europe in the Wo...
3. The current difficulties of the Cypriot economy NEW
Europe’s Café 2 Years, 11 Months, 3 Weeks, 3 Days, 6 Hours, 27 Minutes ago
Today, we continue our thematic week on Cyprus, on the occasion of Cyprus’ EU Presidency, with a presentation of the Cypriot economy and its current troubles which have made the headlines. The country became a member of the EU in … Continue r...
3. Les difficultés traversées par l’économie chypriote NEW
Au Café de l'Europe 2 Years, 11 Months, 3 Weeks, 3 Days, 8 Hours, 10 Minutes ago
Dans le cadre de notre semaine thématique sur Chypre, à l’occasion de la présidence de l’Union exercée par ce pays, nous poursuivons notre tour d’horizon par une présentation de l’économie chypriote, dont les problèmes ont marqué...
Cyprus: First Ever Olympic Medal at London 2012 NEW
Global Voices Western Europe 2 Years, 11 Months, 3 Weeks, 3 Days, 21 Hours, 42 Minutes ago
The London 2012 Olympics will be a landmark in Cyprus' sport history. Twenty-two year old Pavlos Kontides, who is from Limassol, Cyprus, became the country's first ever Olympic medalist. Kontides won the silver medal at single-handed Laser c...
1. The History of Cyprus NEW
Europe’s Café 2 Years, 11 Months, 3 Weeks, 5 Days, 7 Hours, 18 Minutes ago
The history of Cyprus – the third largest island in the Mediterranean (after Sicily and Sardinia) and situated south of Turkey and to the west of the Syrian-Lebanese coast – is long and turbulent. Since ancient times, its numerous natural …...
Civil Society is a Novel Concept in Cyprus NEW
Open Cyprus Europe 2012 2 Years, 11 Months, 4 Weeks, 1 Day, 3 Hours, 5 Minutes ago
Civil society without trade unions, the Church and political parties is a novel concept for a country which just three years previous had joined the European Union (EU)...
When the EU Cypriot Presidency meets the bloggers NEW
actupol 3.0_en 2 Years, 11 Months, 4 Weeks, 1 Day, 14 Hours, 29 Minutes ago
On the last 26th of July, the EU Cypriot presidency invited bloggers at the Council of the European Union headquarters in Brussels. Not being able to go in the Belgian capital city, my colleague Estelle Delaine for “Le Café de … Continue rea...
Découvrez notre semaine thématique sur la Présidence chypriote du Conseil de l’UE NEW
Au Café de l'Europe 3 Years, 17 Hours, 57 Minutes ago
Après avoir lancé une semaine thématique sur la crise dans la zone Euro, nous proposons une deuxième semaine thématique cette fois-ci entièrement consacrée à la Présidence chypriote du Conseil de l’UE ( 1er juillet- 31 décembre 2012.
Quel bilan pour l’événement blogueur de la présidence chypriote du Conseil de l’UE ? NEW
Se former à la communication européenne 3 Years, 23 Hours, 18 Minutes ago
Categories: Communication de l'UE, Web et EuropeTags: blog, communication européenne, web socialOrganisé au milieu de l’été, l’événement « la présidence chypriote [du Conseil de l'Union européenne] rencontre les bloggeurs » aurait ras...
Les blogueurs européens invités par la Présidence chypriote du Conseil de l’Union européenne NEW
Au Café de l'Europe 3 Years, 2 Days, 21 Hours, 44 Minutes ago
La Présidence chypriote de l’Union Européenne a innové ce jeudi 26 juillet 2012, en organisant la première réunion formelle entre des blogueurs européens et celle-ci. Le rendez vous est fixé au bar de la presse du 175 rue de la Loi (au Conse...
Cypriot presidency of the EU council is underway NEW
The Euros 3 Years, 4 Days, 12 Hours, 53 Minutes ago
The first of July saw Cyprus' presidency of the EU Council officially begin. There were both positive remarks and criticism for the Danish presidency as it came to an end. On Tuesday 3rd July the president of the Republic of Cyprus, Demetris Christof...
Will the Cyprus blogging event #cy2012eublogs leave a legacy? NEW
Grahnlaw Suomi Finland 3 Years, 6 Days, 2 Hours ago
Yesterday I wrote a short entry (in Swedish) ahead of the meeting in Brussels between the Cyprus presidency of the Council of the European Union, Cypriotic bloggers and eurobloggers. I also linked to a blog post (in Swedish) with further links to ent...
Cypern bullar upp till bloggfest i Bryssel #cy2012eublogs NEW
Grahnlaw Suomi Finland 3 Years, 1 Week, 1 Hour, 3 Minutes ago
Klappa takten alla bloggarbarn, Bloggfest, bloggfest hela dan! Eller någonting åt det hållet. Ordförandelandet Cypern ordnar nämligen i dag, torsdagen den 26 juli 2012 en träff med cypriotiska och Europabloggare i Bryssel, med inledning klo...
Council meeting on Cyprus and sad news NEW
Cecilia Malmström 3 Years, 1 Week, 1 Day, 20 Hours, 16 Minutes ago
Number of View: 162The Cypriot presidency has invited us to a two days informal council meeting in Nicosia. An informal meeting is different from a regular, in the sense that it is held in the country of the presidency rather than in Brussels, and th...
EU:s budgetkamp en utmaning för Cypern NEW
Grahnlaw Suomi Finland 3 Years, 1 Week, 2 Days, 19 Hours, 12 Minutes ago
De offentliga utgifterna i EU-länderna uppgår till omkring hälften av bruttonationalprodukten (50,3 % år 2010 enligt Eurostat). I jämförelse är Europeiska unionens budget rätt anspråkslös. Kommissionens förslag till ny långtidsbudget ligg...
Seitsemän laihaa tai lihavaa vuotta? EU:n monivuotinen rahoituskehys 2014-2020 NEW
Grahnlaw Suomi Finland 3 Years, 1 Week, 2 Days, 23 Hours, 7 Minutes ago
Euroopan unionin rikkaammat nettomaksajat käyvät taistoon unionin seitsemän laihan vuoden puolesta. Vastassa ovat saamapuolella yhteenkuuluvuuden ystävät, jotka yhdessä komission ja Euroopan parlamentin kanssa pyrkivät torjumaan leikkausinnon.
Cyprus EU Council presidency work programme reflections NEW
Grahnlaw Suomi Finland 3 Years, 1 Week, 3 Days, 23 Hours, 18 Minutes ago
Chairing the EU Council for six months is always an intensive project for the politicians and officials concerned, but especially when the presidency is run by a small country with limited manpower to handle the issues in more than thirty different p...
Cyprus EU Council presidency: Long term budget and citizens NEW
Grahnlaw Suomi Finland 3 Years, 1 Week, 4 Days, 21 Hours, 3 Minutes ago
After the divided island, the invitation to eurobloggers and the Cyprus EU Council presidency in a nutshell we take a closer look at the six month work programme: Programme of the Cyprus Presidency of the Council of the European Union 1 July - 31 Dec...
Cyprus EU Council presidency in a nutshell NEW
Grahnlaw Suomi Finland 3 Years, 1 Week, 5 Days, 1 Hour, 20 Minutes ago
Here is a short presentation of the Cyprus presidency of the Council of the European Union from 1 July to 31 December 2012. Presidency trio We saw that the government of the Republic of Cyprus controls and EU law is applied in about 59 per cent o...
Cyprus invites eurobloggers NEW
Grahnlaw Suomi Finland 3 Years, 1 Week, 5 Days, 21 Hours, 29 Minutes ago
The Cyprus presidency of the Council of the European Union will organise an event in Brussels on 26 July 2012, bringing together European bloggers. Those wishing to participate may register for the event until the organisers run out of space or the 2...
Cyprus: Divided island chairs EU Council NEW
Grahnlaw Suomi Finland 3 Years, 1 Week, 5 Days, 22 Hours, 59 Minutes ago
In 2004 a politically divided Cyprus was allowed to join the European Union. In 2012 the problem is still there (Wikipedia). The membership negotiations of Turkey were not going much anywhere, but the Turkish decision to boycott the Cyprus presidency...
#cy2012eublogs bloggers connect! NEW
Open Cyprus Europe 2012 3 Years, 2 Weeks, 1 Day, 23 Hours, 34 Minutes ago
Reblogged from Cyprus Community Media Centre: The Cyprus Presidency has come good on its word – namely to organise an event that will connect European bloggers with their Cypriot counterparts. … Continue reading →...
The Parliament’s Gossip NEW
LEUSAA Blog 3 Years, 2 Weeks, 5 Days, 11 Hours, 32 Minutes ago
This is the last plenary session before the summer break (which will last from 23 July until 25 August). This session was held between 2 and 5 July and saw several major events, such as the astonishing rejection of the … Continue reading →...
Cypriot Presidency will push for a sustainable development agenda NEW
CTA Brussels Weblog 3 Years, 3 Weeks, 17 Hours, 54 Minutes ago
As the priorities of Cyprus' Presidency of the EU Council of Ministers have been presented to European Parliament committees by Cypriot ministers this week, Sofoclis Aletraris minister for Agriculture, Natural Resources and Environment,  stressed...
EU skyld i cypriotisk bailout NEW
Folkebevægelsens Fælles Blog 3 Years, 3 Weeks, 2 Days, 15 Hours, 50 Minutes ago
NYT FRA EU-FRONTEN: EU's håndtering af Grækenland og den græske krise er skyld i Cyperns behov for en hjælpepakke, lyder det fra den cypriotiske finansminister Vassos Shiarly. - Nyheder / Søren Søndergaard, Nyt fra EU-fronten...
Cyprus: Official Opening Ceremony of EU Presidency NEW
Global Voices Western Europe 3 Years, 3 Weeks, 2 Days, 19 Hours, 58 Minutes ago
On July 1, 2012, Twitter users commented on the official opening ceremony of the Cyprus Presidency of the EU Council under the hashtag #cy2012eu. Meanwhile, Peter Spiegel tweeted a photo of a Turkish Cypriot protest poster reading “EU what are...
L’OTAN boude les réunions de l’Union européenne… sous présidence chypriote ? NEW
Bruxelles2 3 Years, 3 Weeks, 3 Days, 11 Hours, 42 Minutes ago
(BRUXELLES2) Invitée à la réunion des directeurs politiques de Défense, à Nicosie, cette semaine, l’OTAN n’a pas répondu présent. A vrai dire, elle n’a pas dit qu’elle ne viendrait pas ; elle a simplement observé un mu...
Al via la presidenza cipriota al Consiglio dell'UE NEW
Gli Euros 3 Years, 3 Weeks, 3 Days, 23 Hours, 18 Minutes ago
Il primo di luglio è stato ufficialmente il giorno d'avvio della presidenza cipriota al Consiglio dell'Unione Europea. Ringraziamenti e critiche per la conclusa presidenza danese. Ma solo martedì il presidente della Repubblica di Cipro, Demetris Ch...
D. Eliades: « Chypre veut se maintenir en dehors de toute alliance militaire » NEW
Bruxelles2 3 Years, 3 Weeks, 4 Days, 48 Minutes ago
(BRUXELLES2, à Nicosie, exclusif) Originaire de Famagusta, en zone turque maintenant, le ministre chypriote de la Défense Demetris Eliades (*) se définit « comme un réfugié dans mon propre pays ». Avocat, député, puis ministre de l’A...
Simple and Predictable Story of Fiscal Bankruptcy in Cyprus NEW
Open Cyprus Europe 2012 3 Years, 3 Weeks, 4 Days, 18 Hours, 40 Minutes ago
The Mediterranean island nation is a good case study illustrating the economic dangers of big government and the budget data shows that Cyprus is in trouble because of excessive spending. …...
Problems to Resurface for the New EU Presidency NEW
Judy Dempsey’s Strategic Europe 3 Years, 3 Weeks, 5 Days, 20 Hours, 59 Minutes ago
Cyprus' recent economic difficulties, combined with its long-lasting dispute with Turkey, are reason enough to expect that its EU presidency will indeed be challenging.
Carlton-Browne of the EU NEW
Berlaymonster 3 Years, 3 Weeks, 6 Days, 7 Minutes ago
As Cyprus takes over the EU presidency this week, an idle thought occurs: Has anyone seen the 1959 British Ealing comedy Carlton-Browne of the F.O.? It's about a former British colony island nation that has become divided into two halves...
Comunisti al vertice Ue NEW
Straneuropa 3 Years, 3 Weeks, 6 Days, 16 Hours, 22 Minutes ago
Parla Demetris Christofias, presidente di Cipro e sino a dicembre dell'Unione. "Vorrei i soldi sia da Bruxelles che da Mosca. La Russia ci è amica, si occupa di noi e non chiede nulla in cambio". Un'altra spina per i Ventisette..
Intervención en Pleno sobre Informe Thein de ampliación Tribunal en calidad de ponente en la sombra NEW
Antonio Masip 3 Years, 3 Weeks, 6 Days, 22 Hours, 16 Minutes ago
Sr. PresidenteQuerida Comisaria MalstromSr. Ministro en el que saludo la nueva Presidencia chipriota. Soy un veterano del desapareido Movimiento No Alineado que lideró su país y que desea vivamente la integridad territorial de Chipre frente a o...
La menace turque… NEW
Bruxelles2 3 Years, 4 Weeks, 1 Hour, 9 Minutes ago
(BRUXELLES2 à Strasbourg) Le président chypriote Demetris Christofias a été clair lors de son intervention devant la presse au Parlement européen mercredi (4 juillet). Chypre doit faire face à un voisin « mençant, la Turquie ». Un mot qui es...
Programme de la Présidence chypriote : Justice et affaires intérieures NEW
Mieux connaître vos droits en Europe 3 Years, 4 Weeks, 16 Hours, 37 Minutes ago
Organisés en trio pour une période de 18 mois, le Danemark (janvier à juin 2012), Chypre (juillet à décembre 2012) et l’Irlande (janvier à juin 2013) travaillent de concert pour assurer la continuité et le bon fonctionnement des nouvelle...
Intervención de Salvador Garriga. Estrasburgo NEW
Salvador Garriga 3 Years, 4 Weeks, 18 Hours, 13 Minutes ago
Salvador Garriga insta al presidente chipriota, Demetris Christofias, que asume la presidencia rotatoria de la UE, a explicar de qué manera va a conciliar dos temas tan dispares como la petición de la comisión del parlamento y la resistencia de lo...
Antonio Masip 3 Years, 4 Weeks, 19 Hours, 39 Minutes ago
Saludé la presencia del Presidente de Chipre, Dimitris Christofias, que preside el semestre europeo, durante una sesión del Grupo S y D. Su discurso se centró sobre todo en el problema territorial con Turquía por cuya superación él tanto hab...
Prioridades de la Presidencia chipriota NEW
«Visiones de Europa»: A Beautiful Vision 3 Years, 4 Weeks, 21 Hours, 25 Minutes ago
Chipre afronta por primera vez la presidencia del Consejo de la Unión Europea bajo el lema “navegar juntos hacia una Europa mejor”. Franscisco Fonseca charla en su vídeoblog con Antonis Toumazis, embajador de la República de Chipre, so...
The Cypriot EU Presidency kicks off: Will it live up to its global duties? NEW
Oxfam's EU Advocacy office blog 3 Years, 4 Weeks, 1 Day, 18 Hours, 41 Minutes ago
Over the last decades, Cyprus has evolved from an aid recipient to an aid donor country helping those most in need in the developing world. However, despite getting off to a good start, going above and beyond its overseas aid target for 2010, Cyprus...
A Presidential Bailout for Cyprus NEW
Real Time Brussels - WSJ 3 Years, 1 Month, 5 Hours, 5 Minutes ago
Holding the presidency of the EU for the first time was supposed to be Cyprus's time to shine. But now the EU's third-smallest member in terms of population had to seek a bailout.
Kypr | Předsednictví na nepohodlné židli (O Phileleftheros , Nicosie) NEW
Presseurop Blogy (CZ) 3 Years, 1 Month, 5 Hours, 30 Minutes ago
Žádost o finanční záchranu, turecký bojkot … – Nikósie se do čela EU postavila v obtížné situaci. Je to ale klíčový okamžik, který nesmíme promeškat, varuje deník Phileleftheros. Více.
Chipre | Presidência numa cadeira desconfortável (O Phileleftheros , Nicósia) NEW
Presseurop Blogue (PT) 3 Years, 1 Month, 5 Hours, 31 Minutes ago
Pedido de resgate financeiro, boicote turco: Nicósia assumiu a presidência da UE em condições difíceis. Mas é um encontro crucial a que não pode faltar, previne o diário Phileleftheros. Ver mais.
Geopolítica | Chipre e o sonho europeu (Project Syndicate, Praga) NEW
Presseurop Blogue (PT) 3 Years, 1 Month, 8 Hours, 4 Minutes ago
No dia 1 de julho, Nicósia assumiu a presidência rotativa da UE. Gás, relações com a Turquia, política do Médio-Oriente: a Europa deveria aproveitar esta oportunidade para definir um novo grande projeto mediterrânico, argumenta a politóloga...
Geopolitik | Zypern und der europäische Traum (Le Temps, Genf) NEW
Presseurop Blog (DE) 3 Years, 1 Month, 8 Hours, 30 Minutes ago
Seit dem 1. Juli hat Nikosia die Ratspräsidentschaft der EU inne. Gas, Beziehungen zur Türkei, Nahost-Politik: Europa sollte die Gelegenheit nutzen, um eine neue Mittelmeerpolitik zu erarbeiten, schreibt die amerikanische Politologin Anne-Marie Sla...
Geopolitika | Kypr a evropský sen (Le Temps, Ženeva) NEW
Presseurop Blogy (CZ) 3 Years, 1 Month, 8 Hours, 45 Minutes ago
Rotujícího předsednictví EU se 1. července ujala Nikósie. Plyn, vztah s Tureckem, blízkovýchodní politika: podle americké politoložky Anne-Marie Slaughterové by měla Evropa využít této příležitosti k nadefinování nového velkého...
Chypre, une ile coupée en deux, voire en trois… NEW
Bruxelles2 3 Years, 1 Month, 1 Day, 9 Hours, 17 Minutes ago
(BRUXELLES2) Alors que Chypre prend la présidence de l’Union européenne, le passé et le passif de cet ile n’est pas vraiment connu de nous autres Européens, notamment les dernières évolutions de ce territoire coupé en deux depuis 1...
Chipre al frente de la Unión Europea !! NEW
Europ@ Junior. La Unión Europea contada a los niños 3 Years, 1 Month, 1 Day, 13 Hours, 18 Minutes ago
¡ Ahora le toca a Chipre presidir la Unión Europea este segundo semestre de 2012 !Ya sabes que durante este primer semestre de 2012, ha sido Dinamarca la encargada de esta importante tarea de presidir la Unión Europea. Ya te hemos contado que, en...
Für ein besseres Europa: Die zyprische EU-Ratspräsidentschaft 2012 NEW
Heimat✔ P.olitik✔ M.enschen✔ 3 Years, 1 Month, 2 Days, 23 Hours, 50 Minutes ago
Zum 1. Juli 2012 übernimmt die Republik Zypern den Vorsitz im Rat der Europäischen Union („Ministerrat“) und setzt die Arbeit des Trios Polen, Dänemark und Zypern bis Ende Dezember 2012 fort.Viele Veranstaltungen und Termine im Rahmen der zypr...
"Notre présidence veut rendre l'Europe plus pertinente aux yeux de ses citoyens" NEW
Le Cercle des Européens 3 Years, 1 Month, 3 Days, 8 Hours, 34 Minutes ago
S.E.M. Marios Lyssiotis, Ambassadeur de Chypre Chapô:  La présidence chypriote commence le 1er juillet 2012 et prend le relais de la présidence danoise. Dans un contexte compliqu
EU and the Turkish-Cypriot Civil Society NEW
Ideas on Europe 3 Years, 1 Month, 3 Days, 9 Hours, 52 Minutes ago
Yesterday, a group of Turkish-Cypriots, dressed up in white masks and clothes, symbolically protested for being the ‘ghosts’ of the European family and asked for their better EU integration. The event was largely initiated by the Turkish-...
La présidence chypriote, coté calendrier… (maj) NEW
Bruxelles2 3 Years, 1 Month, 5 Days, 22 Hours, 48 Minutes ago
(BRUXELLES2) Le Comité politique et de sécurité (COPS) entame les « hostilités », en se déplaçant à Nicosie du 4 au 6 juillet, au moment où s’ouvre la présidence avec le traditionnel déplacement de la Commission eu...
Chypre et ses voisins turbulents ou envahissants NEW
Bruxelles2 3 Years, 1 Month, 5 Days, 23 Hours, 3 Minutes ago
(BRUXELLES2) C’est dans une Europe et une Méditerranée tourmentées, que Chypre prend la présidence. Elle est en « en première ligne » sur plusieurs fractures. L’ile reste toujours divisée. Et la présence turque comme britannique...
Cyprus's request for a bailout greatly raises the fear of contagion | Charlie Charalambous NEW
Comment is free (Europe) 3 Years, 1 Month, 6 Days, 1 Hour, 58 Minutes ago
Cyprus has finally run out of quick-fix solutions to save its economy - just as it takes the reins of the EU presidencyThe timing could not be worse. Just days before Cyprus is due to take up the European Union's presidency and the task of guiding Eu...
A Cyprus liquidity switch NEW
FT Alphaville 3 Years, 1 Month, 6 Days, 2 Hours, 40 Minutes ago
The world’s 81st-biggest island fell off the European Central Bank’s collateral lists on Tuesday. At least its sovereign debt did.From an ECB statement to FT Alphaville:...