Cyprus Mirror - RSS - CYPRUS MIRROR Daily News | LEADING NEWS SOURCE FOR CYPRUS (c) 2000 - 2019 Cyprus Mirror en Wed, 18 Sep 2019 08:20:59 +0300 2019-09-18T08:20:59+03:00 en (c) 2001 - 2019 Cyprus Mirror 29985 Cyprus Mirror - RSS - Cyprus Mirror News European parliament approves Christine Lagarde for ECB post Tue, 17 Sep 2019 18:31:00 +0300 18:31 Tue, 17 Sep 2019 18:31:00 +0300 The European parliament on Tuesday approved outgoing International Monetary Fund (IMF) chief Christine Lagarde as the next head of the European Central Bank (ECB), which, last week, announced massive stimulus for the sluggish eurozone despite divisions among its governors. Spanish, French police crack 'large' smuggling network Tue, 17 Sep 2019 17:32:00 +0300 17:32 Tue, 17 Sep 2019 17:32:00 +0300 Total of 29 arrests on operations to network involved in migrant smuggling, drug trafficking, says Europol European Commission adopted 2019 Action Programme for the Turkish Cypriot community Mon, 16 Sep 2019 18:01:00 +0300 18:01 Mon, 16 Sep 2019 18:01:00 +0300 The European Commission adopted an Annual Action Programme for a total amount of €35.4 million identifying new projects to facilitate the reunification of Cyprus, on Monday. Juncker wants "European Way of Life" portfolio name to be changed Fri, 13 Sep 2019 09:30:00 +0300 09:30 Fri, 13 Sep 2019 09:30:00 +0300 Jean-Claude Juncker, the outgoing President of the European Commission, at his interview on Thursday morning at Euronews, weighed in the row over his past chief spokesperson’s new Vice-president portfolio “Protecting our European Way of Life” which President-elect Ursula von der Leyen suggested on Monday’s EU executive reveal. Cyprus asks EU for more Mon, 9 Sep 2019 16:01:00 +0300 16:01 Mon, 9 Sep 2019 16:01:00 +0300 'The Republic Of Cyprus' has requested increased funds from The European Union's next multiannual budget for 2021-2027 EU's satellite navigation system Galileo reaches 1 billion smartphone users Mon, 9 Sep 2019 15:53:00 +0300 15:53 Mon, 9 Sep 2019 15:53:00 +0300 Galileo, Europe's satellite navigation system, is due to reach 1 billion smartphone users worldwide on Tuesday. This milestone coincides with the 15th anniversary of the European Global Navigation Satellite Systems AGency (GSA) , the Commission's key partner in operating Galileo. Formation of von der Leyen Commission advances as proposed list comes to light Mon, 9 Sep 2019 13:57:00 +0300 13:57 Mon, 9 Sep 2019 13:57:00 +0300 EU Comission President-elect Ursula von der Leyen today gave her agreement to the draft list of Commissioners-designate provided to her by the Council of the European Union. Berlin gets cleaner parks thanks to trash collection scheme involving tourists Wed, 28 Aug 2019 09:22:00 +0300 09:22 Wed, 28 Aug 2019 09:22:00 +0300 In some parts of Europe, like Venice, tourists are blamed for destroying cities. But, in Berlin, they are joining locals cleaning up. It is part of an initiative between local authorities and a tourism company that sees visitors get a free tour in exchange for getting their hands dirty.