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Report on Covid-19 in Cyprus: How things stand (charts,tables)

One in four cases of Covid-19 in Cyprus are healthcare workers, a new report shows. The report, published on Thursday by a team of experts...

One dies, 36 test positive for coronavirus

One more person has died, a woman who was being treated at the ICU of Limassol Hospital, the Health Ministry said on Thursday, and...

Stay at home with the Cyprus Symphony Orchestra

The Cyprus Symphony Orchestra (CySO) presents its third live streaming concert, a family performance titled "A Giant, a Bull, a Hare and a Turtle". The...

Citizens make hundreds of face shields per day for Limassol Hospital

Citizens have turned their houses into small workshops to make face shields for the medical staff of Limassol Hospital using 3D printing technology, the...

Inflation up 0.7% in March

Cyprus inflation rose 0.7% in March as the Statistical Service of Cyprus reported on Wednesday. In March 2020, the Consumer Price Index increased by 0.11...

Baby born to positive mother tests negative to Covid-19

A baby boy born on Tuesday at Makario Hospital in Nicosia to a mother found positive to Covid-19 has tested negative to the virus,...

Aradippou residents embarrassed to take Covid-19 test, says mayor

Aradippou residents show little interest in taking the Covid-19 test because they are afraid of what others will say when they find out they...

More than 7,000 requests to suspend loans so far, banks say

The two largest banking institutions on the island, Bank of Cyprus and Hellenic Bank, told CNA on Thursday that until this morning more than...

Covid-19: A round-up of the latest developments in Cyprus

Another person has died and another 58 people tested positive for Covid-19 on Wednesday in the Republic of Cyprus, the biggest jump in a...

MoF issues answers to FAQ on loan suspension and contact details of banks

FAQ 1. Where can I find the form? The form can be found here: http://mof.gov.cy/assets/modules/wnp/articles/202003/615/docs/ekdilosi_endiaferontos.docx 2. How do I submit the form? Can I send it by email or...

BoC announces measures to support public amid crisis

Bank of Cyprus announced on Wednesday a list of measures to help tackle the financial consequences of the Covid-19 crisis, noting that employment, equal...

More medical staff among new Covid-19 cases

One medical professional from the Paphos Hospital and four from the Famagusta referral hospital are among the 58 new Covid-19 cases announced on Wednesday,...

Latest on the spread of the coronavirus around the world

Latest update at 02/04/2020 02:07 Lockdowns to halt the spread of the coronavirus have brought silence to some of the world's busiest places. Transport hubs...

Partly cloudy, maybe showers in the afternoon

Today will be partly cloudy across the island with some possible isolated showers in the afternoon. Temperatures will reach 23 C inland, 21 C on...

One dies, 58 test positive for coronavirus

One more person has died, a man aged 66 years with underlying health conditions, the Health Ministry said on Wednesday, and another 58 people...

Live streaming by Pattihio Municipal Theatre of Limassol

The Limassol Municipality offers audiences a cultural escape and entertainment from home through live online performances of the Pattihio Municipal Theatre. Titled 'Stay home with...

Cyprus President and Israeli PM discuss bilateral cooperation against COVID-19

The President of Cyprus Nicos Anastasiades and the Israeli Prime Minister discussed on Tuesday bilateral cooperation regarding the struggle against COVID-19, Benjamin Netanyahu wrote on twitter. “Prime Minister Benjamin...

UK “fully supports” all Security Council resolutions relating to Varosha

The UK Government fully supports all relevant UN Security Council resolutions relating to the issue of the town of Varosha, including Resolutions 550 and...

Paphos hospital A&E reopens after brief closure

The A&E department at Paphos Hospital has reopened after it was shut down temporarily earlier today as one nurse working there had been found...

Deputy Ministry of Innovation update on movement by exception

The Deputy Ministry of Research, Innovation and Digital Policy has issued an update on the process of securing permission for movement in exceptional cases...

Worldwide coronavirus deaths cross 42,000 (table)

More than 851,000 people have been infected by the novel coronavirus across the world and 42,053 have died, according to a Reuters tally. Infections have...

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Kennedy granddaughter, great-grandson missing in Chesapeake Bay

The granddaughter of the late Robert F. Kennedy and her young son were missing on Friday after drifting out into the Chesapeake Bay on a canoe,...

Limassol: Man arrested for setting fire to own house

Limassol police have arrested a 53 year old man on suspicion of setting fire to his own house.. Police said that the fire service and...

Sunny, some high cloud and light dust on Saturday

Weak low pressure is affecting the area while low pressure and a relatively warm air mass are forecast on Sunday. There will be light dust...

Six and four years jail for 300 grams cocaine

Two men aged 42 and 45 were jailed for six and four years respectively by Limassol Criminal Court for possession of 300 grams of...

Trump advises voluntary mask use against coronavirus but won’t wear one himself

The U.S. government is now recommending Americans wear cloth face-coverings on a voluntary basis to stem the spread of the coronavirus, President Donald Trump...