ARCHIVES - SERVICES - Press Releases Archive

One of the main tasks of the Press and Information Office is to inform the Cypriot public about the government work and this is done through the daily issuing of press releases which are distributed to the Press and to other recipients (embassies, Press offices, news agencies, etc). These press releases used to be bound in volumes and maintained for archive purposes. The PIO press releases archive, dating back to 1962, constitutes a significant source of information for the public and especially for researchers, students and journalists.

Up until recently the archive could be accessed only by those who visited the PIO premises. The Press and Information Office, fully aware of the pressing need to harmonise and keep up-to-date with new technologies, is in the process of digitizing its press releases archive, which is now accessible to the wider public on the website

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