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Cyprus News Agency: News in English, 02-02-26

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


CONTENTS

  • [01] Security Council to issue statement on Cyprus
  • [02] Spanish Premier arrives in Cyprus
  • [03] Cyprus hosts Capital Market Regulatory Group
  • [04] Cyprus Stock Exchange
  • [05] Weather and Temperatures for Cyprus
  • [06] Cyprus to abolish death penalty in times of war
  • [07] Palestinian Ambassador and Lyssarides discuss Mideast problem
  • [08] Aznar says direct talks will not impede Cyprus' accession
  • [09] Cyprus to host International Conference on e-Commerce
  • [10] SC members urge leaders to show political determination

  • [01] Security Council to issue statement on Cyprus

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    Security Council to issue statement on Cyprus

    New York, Feb 26 (CNA) -- The president of the UN Security Council is expected to make an oral statement on the Cyprus peace talks later today after UN Secretary General's Special Adviser on Cyprus Alvaro de Soto briefs the 15 Council members on the outcome of the first phase of talks he has conducted on the island over the past six weeks.

    [02] Spanish Premier arrives in Cyprus

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    Spanish Premier arrives in Cyprus

    Nicosia, Feb 26 (CNA) - Spanish Prime Minister Jose Maria Aznar, who is currently President of the European Council, arrived here today for a three-hour visit, during which he will have a working lunch with Cyprus President Glafcos Clerides.

    Aznar arrived on the island on a special flight and was welcomed at Larnaca Airport by Foreign Minister Ioannis Kasoulides.

    [03] Cyprus hosts Capital Market Regulatory Group

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    Cyprus hosts Capital Market Regulatory Group

    Nicosia, Feb 26 (CNA) -- The Cyprus Securities and Exchange Commission will host a meeting of the Capital Market Regulatory and Supervisory Consultative Group in Nicosia on 1 March.

    Securities and Exchange Commissions of the EU candidate countries are participating to examine problems they face as a result of the accession course of their countries.

    [04] Cyprus Stock Exchange

    
    
    
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    Cyprus Stock Exchange Nicosia, Feb 26 (CNA) - The Cyprus Stock Exchange (CSE) All Share Index closed at today's stock exchange meeting as follows: CSE General Index 113,84 ( 0,95) Traded Value CYP 1.906.677 FTSE/CYSE 20 CYP 898.964 470,70 ( 1,48) Sectoral Indices Banks CYP 571.761 129,03 ( 1,55) Approved Investment Companies CYP 96.701 104,80 ( 1,22) Insurance Companies CYP 231.771 39,13 ( 0,88) Manufacturing Companies CYP 18.884 53,82 ( 0,67) Tourism Companies CYP 118.432 80,30 (-0,50) Trading Companies CYP 48.657 28,84 ( 1,09) Building and Cement Companies CYP 30.737 56,92 ( 0,74) Énformation Technology Companies CYP 70.353 6,69 (-0,15) Financial Services Companies CYP 143.504 23,86 (-0,04) Fish Culture Companies CYP 29 22,00 (-4,06) Hotels CYP 164.959 69,88 ( 1,28) Other Companies CYP 290.929 116,18 ( 0,32) * The third column presents the percentage variation of

    [05] Weather and Temperatures for Cyprus

    
    
    
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    Weather and Temperatures for Cyprus Nicosia, Feb 26 (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 15 8 FINE Larnaca 16 8 FINE Limassol 18 8 FINE Paphos 16 9 FINE

    [06] Cyprus to abolish death penalty in times of war

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    Cyprus to abolish death penalty in times of war

    Nicosia, Feb 26 (CNA) - Cyprus will sign the protocol to the European Convention on Human Rights concerning the abolition of the death penalty in times of war, during the next session of the Committee of Ministers of the Council of Europe.

    [07] Palestinian Ambassador and Lyssarides discuss Mideast problem

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    Palestinian Ambassador and Lyssarides discuss Mideast problem

    Nicosia, Feb 26 (CNA) - Palestinian Ambassador to Cyprus Fayez Younes said here today that the Palestinian National Authority has welcomed the Saudi Arabian proposal, which paves the way for a just and comprehensive solution to the Middle East problem and mainly to the Israeli-Palestinian conflict.

    [08] Aznar says direct talks will not impede Cyprus' accession

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    Aznar says direct talks will not impede Cyprus' accession

    Nicosia, Feb 26 (CNA) - Spanish Prime Minister Jose Maria Aznar, who is currently President of the European Council, reassured here today that the EU would take its decision on Cyprus' accession to the EU irrespective of the progress or outcome of UN-led direct talks, aiming at reaching a comprehensive settlement of the protracted Cyprus question.

    Speaking after a working lunch with Cyprus President Glafcos Clerides, during a three-hour visit to the island, Aznar expressed the conviction that the Cyprus President's determination would give an impetus for a positive outcome of the peace talks and assured the Spanish Presidency is committed to applying the deadlines set out concerning the Union's enlargement.

    In his remarks, President Clerides said "our goal is a reunited Cyprus that could speak with one voice in the Union and implement effectively the EU acquis communautaire and policies."

    [09] Cyprus to host International Conference on e-Commerce

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    Cyprus to host International Conference on e-Commerce

    Nicosia, Feb 26 (CNA) - Cyprus will host the 3rd South Eastern European Conference on e-Commerce from March 14 to 16, during which renowned personalities from the industry, business and academic community of Europe will come together to inform, instruct and discuss digital economy in South Eastern Europe.

    [10] SC members urge leaders to show political determination

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    SC members urge leaders to show political determination

    New York, Feb 26 (CNA) -- UN Security Council members urged today Cyprus President Glafcos Clerides and Turkish Cypriot leader Rauf Denktash to approach the resumption of UN-led direct talks on Cyprus in a spirit of compromise and with a sense of urgency and political determination so as to narrow the differences between them.

    In a verbal statement to the press, President of the Security Council Adolfo Aquilar Zinser also said the members of the Council share the view expressed by each of the two leaders that it should be the objective to reach an agreement by June 2002 and that this objective is feasible.


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