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All doctors and nursing staff test negative at Larnaca hospital

All one hundred and eighty doctors, nursing staff and patients at Larnaca General tested negative for coronavirus, following contact with a confirmed case. In spite...

Coronavirus patient discharged from Famagusta hospital; another critical

A coronavirus patient has fully recovered and was discharged today from the Famagusta General Hospital, the reference institution for the virus. The man will remain...

India needs 38 million masks to fight the virus

India needs at least 38 million masks and 6.2 million pieces of personal protective equipment as it confronts the spread of coronavirus, and has...

Irresponsible doctor dies in Uzbekistan after coronavirus self-treatment

A doctor in Uzbekistan died today after unsuccessfully trying to treat a coronavirus infection that he kept secret. According to the Central Asian nation's health...

Chinese medical supplies to arrive in Cyprus on Aegean flight

Aegean has offered free transport of much needed medical supplies from China, to speed up the process and strengthen Cyprus' fight against the coronavirus. According...

How to pay a restriction violation fine

Fines for violations of the restriction decrees, enforced on March 24, are payable as follows: Any commercial bank connected to the payment provider or providers...

Coronavirus patient critical at Limassol hospital

A coronavirus patient at Limassol hospital is reported to be in critical condition and has been placed on a respirator. According to the State Health...

24 coronavirus patients at the Famagusta reference hospital

Nine more coronavirus patients have been admitted to the Famagusta hospital, the reference institution for confirmed cases, raising the number to 24. According to CNA...

Man attacks police during restriction checks, in custody

A 30 year old Georgian man was remanded in custody for 2 days by the district court in Limassol after attacking officers and damaging...

Cyprus taking the right steps on coronavirus, says Chinese Ambassador

Chinese Ambassador to Cyprus Huang Xingyuan said Cyprus was absolutely right to prioritise its tactics to preventing incoming cases and limiting deaths by taking...

Hope shines-Wuhan, source of virus, lifting lockdown

Τhe Chinese city of Wuhan, where the coronavirus outbreak first emerged, began lifting a two-month lockdown today by restarting some metro services and reopening...

First coronavirus death in Turkish-held north

The first coronavirus death was reported in Turkish-held north Cyprus this morning. The victim is a 73 year old German tourist, a man with an...

Blood donations as normal, new appeal

Blood donations continue as normal, in line with pandemic restrictions and safety protocols, said the Health Ministry's Blood Centre in a new appeal, calling...

Turkey further restricts travel as cases surge

Turkey halted all intercity trains and limited domestic flights, as the coronavirus outbreak intensified in the country, with the number of cases jumping by...

China in post-pandemic mode, will inject billions in the market

China is now intensifying its post-pandemic mode, planning stronger steps to revive its economy, as local coronavirus cases have dwindled and those in the...

Iran expecting new spike in coronavirus cases

Iran, one of the countries hardest-hit by the pandemic, is expecting another spike in Covid-19 cases over the next few days. President Hassan Rouhani said...

More than 300 people booked in 24 hours for restriction violations

Police found 318 people over the past 24 hours in violation of restrictions imposed since Tuesday to stem the spread of Covid-19. As reported this...

Greece coronavirus victims rise to 29

Edited by Constandinos Tsindas The coronavirus toll in Greece rose to 29 today, following the death of a 70 year old man at a hospital...

Federal reserve unlimited injection in the US

The Federal Reserve moved to stem a market meltdown with offers of 1.5 trillion dollars in short-term loans that some analysts say could point...

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Anastasiades unveils new package to boost economy

  President Nicos Anastasiades on Wednesday announced a new package of 10 measures to help the economy through the coronavirus crisis that includes liquidity, guarantees...

NPLs in the Cyprus banking system decline below €9 billion

Non-performing loans (NPLs) in the Cypriot banking system declined to €8.97 billion in the end of 2019, with the NPL rate amounting to 27.9%...

Prodromou says no intention to discriminate against disabled pupils, asks parents to work with experts on solutions

Education Minister Prodromos Prodromou addressed anew on Wednesday the backlash that followed an announcement on May 20 that children with disabilities were not to...

No new Covid-19 cases on Wednesday

  There were no new Covid-19 cases in Cyprus on Wednesday the Health Ministry said, only the second time of zero cases since the start...

Paphos most booked holiday destination for Britons in April, May 2021

  Paphos is the most booked destination for British holidaymakers in April and May next year, the Daily Mail reported on Wednesday citing data collected...