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

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


CONTENTS

  • [01] UN Under Secretary General to sit at Cyprus talks
  • [02] Cyprus President adheres to May 1deadline for solution
  • [03] Cypriots should decide without outside interference, says Russian envoy
  • [04] Weather and Temperatures for Cyprus
  • [05] Cyprus Stock Exchange
  • [06] Status of territories to be returned discussed at talks
  • [07] Foreign Ministry condemns attacks in Iraq & Pakistan
  • [08] UN Under SG continues contacts
  • [09] British FS says if no solution, a divided Cyprus will enter the EU

  • [01] UN Under Secretary General to sit at Cyprus talks

    0820:CYPPRESS:01

    UN Under Secretary General to sit at Cyprus talks

    United Nations, Mar 3 (CNA) -- UN Under Secretary General for political affairs Sir Kieran Prendergast will sit in on the talks, currently underway in Cyprus, UN spokesman Fred Eckhard has said.

    [02] Cyprus President adheres to May 1deadline for solution

    1050:CYPPRESS:02

    Cyprus President adheres to May 1 deadline for solution

    Nicosia, Mar 3 (CNA) -- Cyprus President Tassos Papadopoulos has stressed that his objective remains to find a negotiated settlement by May 1, when Cyprus joins the European Union.

    He said he wants to engage in substantive negotiations on core issues and not in an exchange of extreme positions.

    [03] Cypriots should decide without outside interference, says Russian envoy

    1210:CYPPRESS:03

    Cypriots must decide without outside interference, says Russian envoy

    by Maria Antouna

    Nicosia, Mar 3 (CNA) -- Russia believes that Greek Cypriots and Turkish Cypriots should decide about their future without any outside pressure, Alexander Alekseyev, the Russian Foreign Ministry special envoy on Cyprus, has said.

    In an interview with CNA, on conclusion of his meetings here, he said it would be difficult to predict what would happen if there is no solution by May 1, the set deadline for the conclusion of this latest effort under UN auspices to reunite Cyprus and enable it to join the European Union.

    [04] Weather and Temperatures for Cyprus

    
    
    
    1440:CYPPRESS:04
    Weather and Temperatures for Cyprus Nicosia, Mar 3 (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 22 12 CLOUDY Larnaca 22 14 OVERCAST Limassol 21 15 OVERCAST Paphos 21 15 OVERCAST

    [05] Cyprus Stock Exchange

    
    
    
    1500:CYPPRESS:05
    Cyprus Stock Exchange Nicosia, Mar 3 (CNA) - The Cyprus Stock Exchange (CSE) All Share Index closed at today's stock exchange meeting as follows: CSE General Index 87,79 (-1,36) Traded Value CYP 673.736 FTSE/CYSE 20 CYP 493.553 376,80 (-1,68) FTSE Med 100 6.434,93 ( 0,81) Sectoral Indices Banks CYP 439.806 109,19 (-1,76) Approved Investment Companies CYP 30.901 75,26 (-1,57) Insurance Companies CYP 1.374 16,77 (-2,27) Manufacturing Companies CYP 8.415 57,58 (-0,43) Tourism Companies CYP 9.149 61,64 ( 1,35) Trading Companies CYP 25.865 24,29 (-1,22) Building and Cement Companies CYP 33.592 70,87 (-0,48) Énformation Technology Companies CYP 13.690 3,24 (-1,22) Financial Services Companies CYP 23.260 10,65 (-2,92) Fish Culture Companies CYP 3.201 11,10 (-1,16) Hotels CYP 3.973 36,51 (-1,11) Other Companies CYP 36.011 71,64 (-0,83) * The third column presents the percentage variation of

    [06] Status of territories to be returned discussed at talks

    1520:CYPPRESS:06

    Status of territories to be returned discussed at talks

    Nicosia, Mar 3 (CNA) -- Cyprus President Tassos Papadopoulos said that today's discussions for a political settlement focused on the status of the territories, now under Turkish occupation, which will be returned to Greek Cypriots under an eventual deal.

    ''We are trying to safeguard that areas to be returned are put under the supervision of the Security Council for the period prescribed in the UN peace proposal under negotiation, until they are actually handed to the Greek Cypriot side,'' President Papadopoulos said.

    [07] Foreign Ministry condemns attacks in Iraq & Pakistan

    1620:CYPPRESS:07

    Foreign Ministry condemns attacks in Iraq & Pakistan

    Nicosia, Mar 3 (CNA) The Ministry of Foreign Affairs of Cyprus strongly condemns the attacks on Shia Muslims in Iraq and Pakistan, which led to a great loss of innocent human life.

    [08] UN Under SG continues contacts

    1830:CYPPRESS:08

    UN Under SG continues contacts

    Nicosia, Mar 3 (CNA) UN Under Secretary General for Political Affairs Sir Kieran Prendergast continued his contacts on the island with meetings this afternoon with President Tassos Papadopoulos and House President Demetris Christofias.

    He said he had a very good working meeting with President Papadopoulos.

    [09] British FS says if no solution, a divided Cyprus will enter the EU

    1930:CYPPRESS:09

    British FS says if no solution, a divided Cyprus will enter the EU

    By Kyriacos Tsioupras

    London, Mar 3 (CNA) British Foreign Secretary Jack Straw said that if no agreement can be reached on Cyprus, a divided Cyprus will enter the European Union.


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