President Nikos Christodoulides’ official visit to Qatar aims to strengthen CyprusQatar ties through highlevel discussions, bilateral talks, cultural exchanges, and the signing of a memorandum of understanding in education and scientific research. President Christodoulides will engage in talks with the Qatari government, meet with the Prime Minister and Foreign Minister, and be received by the Emir of Qatar. The visit will also include bilateral talks, a guided tour of Expo 2023, and the signing of an agreement in higher education and scientific research. The Emir of Qatar will host a meal in honor of President Christodoulides, reflecting the cordial relations between the two nations.
Cyprus President Nikos Christodoulides’s visit to the Vatican is significant as it marks the first meeting between the newlyelected Cypriot leader and Pope Francis. The visit coincides with the 50th anniversary of diplomatic relations between Cyprus and the Holy See, and discussions will cover topics such as health, education, cultural cooperation, peace efforts in Cyprus, and the protection of religious heritage.
The World Week of Italian Cuisine in Cyprus 2023 is a vibrant celebration of Italian gastronomy, featuring a Cooking Masterclass and Show led by renowned Chef Cristina Cecchini Saulini, in collaboration with the Italian Trade Agency, the Embassy of Italy in Nicosia, and local culinary schools. The event aims to showcase Italy’s rich culinary traditions and promote cultural diplomacy, bringing together diverse individuals, from culinary experts to students, media representatives, and dignitaries, to explore the fusion of health and taste in Italian cuisine.