Melissa Hekkers

‘Philoxenia’ to be cut in half

A letter to five ministers was sent out members of the Audit Committee, in which all political parties particpate, expressing their full opposition and...

How many and where are foreign workers employed

Foreign workers are employed in all sectors of the economy in order to meet the needs of specific professions throughout Cyprus. According to data...

Ryanair ‘sustains’ Paphos Airport

Ryanair's new winter schedule via Paphos International Airport will be Paphos’ ‘salvation’ once again this year, given the drop in the number of airlines...

House president forbids MPs from going on medicinal cannabis briefing trip

An invitation extended to MPs by a company active in the field of medicinal cannabis is considered as an attempt to influence MPs in...

Mounting evidence in Oikos murder

The police has come up with mounting evidence with regards to the murder that was committed two days ago in Oikos Marathasa, the victim...

Nursery refused to register child with Down Syndrome

A complaint that a private nursery school rejected their child because it has Down syndrome was submitted to the Commissioner for Administration and Protection...

Thousands opt for the All-Days Schools

The lack of analytical programs, as well as difficulties in communicating and linking the morning and afternoon sections of an all day school, are...

Nicosia flats on sale at €70,000

Few are the apartments that are sold at €50,000 in Nicosia neighbourhoods and its surrounding suburbs. Those available at the given price have been...

Gamekeepers attacked by poachers ‘wearing helmets’

Scenes out of a movie unfolded at 10pm last night in the rural village of Lysos, in the Polis Chrysochous district, with the gamekeepers...

Oikos murder: victim had 16 stab wounds; 5 more people arrested

The knife wounds of the unprecedented murder in Marathasa where carried out with extreme fury. The coroner counted a total of 16 knives wounds...

Fatal road accidents attributed to alcohol consumption and speed

The most fatal road accidents attributed to alcohol consumption and speed were noted during the early hours of Sunday and Friday. According to the Police,...

Maronite, Latin and Armenian churches exempt of VAT

VAT refunds of € 2.2 million are expected to receive by 86 churches in Cyprus, under an agreement between the Church and the State...

Cyprus one of the countries with the cheapest credit card charges

Cyprus may have higher interest rates than the Eurozone, even though it is currently historically low, yet Cyprus is also one of the three...

Dijsselbloem gives credit to Cyprus for early exit from memorandum

"Unlike Greece, Cyprus came out of the memorandum very early, by implementing effective reforms." This message was sent out yesterday in Nicosia by former...

117 minors involved in drug cases

Shocking information has been revealed regarding underage youth involved in drug cases, not only for their own use but also for trafficking. This year,...

Airfares will decrease, says Transport Minister

Air traffic to and from Greece has been covered by 90% and we expect airfares in the market to decrease, said Minister of Transport,...

New security protocol in schools

What should be done if and when a student is seriously injured or loses consciousness while on school premises is one of the matters...

Larnaca murder: child under psychiatric monitoring for 5 months, father said

"Romas have a soul too, they are people, and when they lose their child they are heart broken, just as any parent would be,"...

Parliament moves to raise traffic fines, €300 for seat belts

Numerous meetings between the Legal Services and the Ministry of Justice have been held over the last two days regarding new regulations for road...

Cyprus loses due to Putin’s amnesty

Russian President Vladimir Putin may have set the recovery of the Russian economy through repatriation incentives abroad as his primary goal, but based on...

Children pay the price for new bus law

Tours, guided tours, visits and other small excursions for children under the age of six are being cancelled one after another due to the...

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Minister of Agriculture presents the Strategy for Biodiversity of Cyprus

The Government has presented on Friday the Strategy for Biodiversity of Cyprus, which includes thirteen strategic goals for the decade 2020-2030. The Action Plan...

Government, social partners kick off talks on support measures

  The government, employers and trade unions on Friday launched discussions on a package to support employment post-June 12 when the current schemes end. Employer associations...

Significant funding opportunities for Cyprus in the post-COVID era under European Green Deal

Aiming at a climate-neutral European Union by 2050, the European Green Deal is becoming the main tool for the recovery of the economy in...

Two coronavirus cases on Friday, total at 960

  Two people have tested positive for coronavirus in Cyprus from a total of 1836 tests, the Health Ministry said on Friday. One was from repatriations...

BA owner considers legal challenge to UK quarantine as relations fray

    The owner of British Airways is considering a legal challenge to Britain's quarantine plan, as relations between airlines and the government are frayed by...