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Cyprus News Agency: News in English, 03-04-11

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From: The Cyprus News Agency at <http://www.cyna.org.cy>


CONTENTS

  • [01] House holds one-minute silence
  • [02] Non-solution due to ''failings of political will'', says Alvaro de Soto
  • [03] Christofias pays one-day visit to Moscow
  • [04] US House calls for resumption of negotiations
  • [05] Cyprus Parliament welcomes European Parliament decision
  • [06] Cyprus' demographic data for 2001 issued
  • [07] Actors in Cyprus unite their voices against war in Iraq
  • [08] Cyprus Stock Exchange
  • [09] Dissent among Council members due to differences on principles
  • [10] Weather and Temperatures for Cyprus
  • [11] Italy supports Cyprus' EU accession, Antonione says
  • [12] Argentina's new Ambassador pledges support to UN plan
  • [13] Christofias says Russia and Cyprus maintain coinciding views

  • [01] House holds one-minute silence

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    House holds one-minute silence

    [02] Non-solution due to ''failings of political will'', says Alvaro de Soto

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    Non-solution due to ''failings of political will'', says de Soto

    by Apostolis Zoupaniotis

    United Nations, Apr 11 (CNA) -- UN Secretary General's special adviser on Cyprus Alvaro de Soto believes that the absence of a solution in Cyprus is probably due to ''failings of political will.''

    Briefing members of the Security Council, he said that it is difficult to see conditions for a solution as propitious as those that existed in the past three and a half years.

    [03] Christofias pays one-day visit to Moscow

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    Christofias pays one-day visit to Moscow

    Nicosia, Apr 11 (CNA) -- Cyprus House of Representatives President Demetris Christofias warned that if UN Secretary General's peace plan for Cyprus is incorporated in a UN Security Council resolution, as a solution to the Cyprus problem and not as the basis for negotiations this will allow Turkey to continue negotiations, insisting on her demand for dual sovereignty.

    Christofias, who paid yesterday a one-day working visit to Moscow at the invitation of Russian Federation State Duma Chairman Gennadii Seleznev, said there are many voids and inadequacies in the Annan plan that must be overcome and noted that the situation is not good as Britain and the US, are promoting, at Turkey's demand, the establishment of a confederation (two sovereign states) in Cyprus.

    [04] US House calls for resumption of negotiations

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    US House calls for resumption of negotiations

    by Demetris Apokis

    Washington, Apr 11 (CNA) -- The US House of Representatives called Thursday on the Greek Cypriot and the Turkish Cypriot leaders to quickly resume negotiations to settle the Cyprus problem.

    It also called on the governments of Turkey and Greece to do their utmost to support the search for a settlement.

    [05] Cyprus Parliament welcomes European Parliament decision

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    Cyprus Parliament welcomes European Parliament decision

    Nicosia, Apr 11 (CNA) -- The Cyprus House of Representatives has welcomed a decision by the European Parliament, which gave its overwhelming approval to Cyprus' accession to the European Union.

    [06] Cyprus' demographic data for 2001 issued

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    Demographic data for Cyprus for 2001 issued

    Nicosia, Apr 11 (CNA) -- Cyprus population has increased by 1% in the year 2001 reaching 793,100 compared with 2000, when it was estimated at 785,300.

    According to the 2002 Demographic Report released by the Republics Statistical Service, 639,400 or 80.7%, of the islands population consisted of Greek Cypriots, 87,600 or 11%, of Turkish Cypriots and 66,100 or 8.3% of foreign residents.

    [07] Actors in Cyprus unite their voices against war in Iraq

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    Actors in Cyprus unite their voices against war in Iraq

    Nicosia, Apr 11 (CNA) -- Cypriot actors and the Cyprus Theatre Organisation (THOC) staged today their opposition to the war in Iraq forming a human chain around the Nicosia Municipal Theatre.

    [08] Cyprus Stock Exchange

    
    
    
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    Cyprus Stock Exchange Nicosia, Apr 11 (CNA) - The Cyprus Stock Exchange (CSE) All Share Index closed at today's stock exchange meeting as follows: CSE General Index 85,97 (-0,54) Traded Value CYP 509.343 FTSE/CYSE 20 CYP 180.392 333,30 (-1,02) Sectoral Indices Banks CYP 131.873 96,01 (-1,14) Approved Investment Companies CYP 16.631 74,59 (-0,43) Insurance Companies CYP 1.363 17,98 (-1,37) Manufacturing Companies CYP 13.054 58,68 (-0,91) Tourism Companies CYP 11.056 90,12 (-0,42) Trading Companies CYP 9.945 18,24 ( 0,11) Building and Cement Companies CYP 2.197 74,27 ( 3,18) Énformation Technology Companies CYP 5.261 2,96 (-0,67) Financial Services Companies CYP 29.153 15,98 ( 0,13) Fish Culture Companies CYP 479 12,06 ( 2,55) Hotels CYP 3.251 43,77 (-0,11) Other Companies CYP 70.916 79,32 (-1,26) * The third column presents the percentage variation of

    [09] Dissent among Council members due to differences on principles

    1525:CYPPRESS:09

    Dissent among Council members due to differences on principles

    Nicosia, Apr 11 (CNA) -- Differences that have emerged among UN Security Council members with regard to a resolution on the Cyprus peace effort, in relation to Kofi Annan's peace proposal, are due to differences on matters of principle, Government Spokesman Kypros Chrisostomides said here today.

    The Spokesman reiterated that the government considers Kofi Annan's peace plan still on the negotiating table and stressed that it is ready for sincere negotiations on the basis of this plan to reach a settlement.

    [10] Weather and Temperatures for Cyprus

    
    
    
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    Weather and Temperatures for Cyprus Nicosia, Apr 11 (CNA) -- Today's weather and temperatures for Cyprus, according to the Meteorological Service at Larnaca International Airport are: Temperatures (degrees Celcius) --------------------------------------------------------------- Station Maximum Minimum Weather (At 1200 UTC) --------------------------------------------------------------- Nicosia 24 6 FAIR Larnaca 22 8 CLOUDY Limassol 20 11 CLOUDY Paphos 20 8 CLOUDY

    [11] Italy supports Cyprus' EU accession, Antonione says

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    Italy supports Cyprus' EU accession, Antonione says

    Nicosia, Apr 11 (CNA) - Italy's Undersecretary of Foreign Affairs Roberto Antonione expressed his country's satisfaction that Cyprus will become a member of the European Union, noting that Italy has always supported Cyprus' efforts to join the EU because it considers it a European country.

    Antonione was received here today by Cypriot President Tassos Papadopoulos, who analysed the positions of the Greek Cypriot side on the Cyprus problem before and after The Hague meeting and the intransigent position shown by the Turkish side in the negotiations, which led to the collapse of the UN Secretary-General's initiative for a Cyprus settlement.

    [12] Argentina's new Ambassador pledges support to UN plan

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    Argentina's new Ambassador pledges support to UN plan

    Nicosia, Apr 11 (CNA) - Argentina ratified once again its support to the UN Secretary-General's plan for a Cyprus settlement and hopes that the people the Cyprus will promptly achieve a just peace in a united island, the country's new Ambassador in Nicosia Atilio Borberto Molteni said while presenting his credentials to President of the Republic Tassos Papadopoulos.

    Receiving Molteni's credentials, President Papadopoulos expressed appreciation for Argentina's constant support for a workable and viable settlement of the Cyprus problem.

    [13] Christofias says Russia and Cyprus maintain coinciding views

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    Christofias says Russia and Cyprus maintain coinciding views

    Larnaca, Apr 11 (CNA) - House of Representatives President Demetris Christofias expressed here today satisfaction that the Russian Federation's views coincide with those of Cyprus with regard to the Cyprus question.


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