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President to brief political party leaders Monday about the economy

Cyprus President, Nicos Anastasiades, will brief on Monday political party leaders about the situation of the economy, due to the coronavirus pandemic, as well as about the government’s plans on how to address the economic repercussions of the pandemic, Government Spokesman Kyriakos Koushos has told the Cyprus News Agency (CNA).

The meeting of the political party leaders, under Cyprus President, Nicos Anastasiades, will take place on Monday at 1030 local time, at the Presidential Palace, and will also be attended by the House President, Demetris Syllouris, the Central Bank of Cyprus Governor Constantinos Erodotou and the Finance Minister Constantinos Petrides.

Koushos told CNA that political party leaders will be briefed about the state finances and the state’s intentions as regards the economy, noting that “a discussion will take place about the situation of the economy as it is being formed due to the crisis created by the coronavirus pandemic, which inevitably affects Cyprus’ economy as well.”

Political party leaders will be informed about the potentials of the state and the plans made by the Finance Ministry to address the economic repercussions of the coronavirus pandemic, Koushos noted. He also said that the political party leaders are expected to express their views on this issue during the meeting.

(CNA)

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