News Local Anastasiades to address UN General Assembly today

Anastasiades to address UN General Assembly today

President Anastasiades will be addressing the 73rd Session of the UN General Assembly on Thursday, in New York, at 09:30 am local time.

On Thursday, he will also be meeting with Prime Minister of Moldova Pavel Filip and will be attending a lunch with the five Permanent Members of the UN Security Council.

On Thursday evening, President Anastasiades will be attending the annual dinner of the Cyprus Federation of America.

President Anastasiades is third on the list of speakers at the General Assembly and will be called to the podium by Cyprus’ Permanent Representative to the UN, Ambassador Kornelios Korneliou, who will be chairing the meeting.

The Cypriot Permanent Representative has been elected one of the 21 vice-presidents of the General Assembly.

Top Stories

Auditor General’s report points to irregularities in Cyprus investment Programme

The Auditor-General’s Office on Thursday released its much-publicised report on the granting of citizenship as part of  the  controversial Cyprus Investment Programme and –...

ETEK objects to installation of air conditioners in schools

Cyprus' Scientific and Technical Chamber's (ETEK) controversial position on the installation of air conditioners – especially the split type – in schools has created...

Less tolerance for drivers within cities exceeding speed limit

With most fatal and serious road accidents taking place in built-up areas, the Road Safety Unit has approved a proposal for less tolerance...

Nursery school assistants overworked and underpaid

School assistants in Cyprus have expressed strong complaints over the confusion prevailing around their actual duties and the fact that they are overworked and...

Trailblazing journalist Harold Evans dead at 92

Sir Harold Evans, a British-American editor whose 70-year career as a hard-driving investigative journalist, magazine founder, book publisher and author made him one of...

Taste

Sheftalies

Sheftalies, a very tasty dish from the charcoal grill, are minced meat shaped into small sausages and wrapped in “panna” (suet). Panna is a...

Spicy grilled soutzoukakia

Place all ingredients for soutzoukakia in a bowl and mix well, preferably using a food processor, until well combined. Using the mixture, form cigar-shaped...

Souvlakia

Pork souvlaki: Put the meat and all the other ingredients in a bowl (not metal) and mix well. Cover the bowl and keep in...

Pastelli (Carob Toffee)

The nutritional sweet of Pastelli is made with the syrup of carob pods, produced by boiling their pulp until it forms a thick, sticky...