Maria Myles

Erdogan, Trump discuss immediate halt to Idlib crisis – Turkish presidency

Turkish President Tayyip Erdogan and U.S. President Donald Trump exchanged views on an immediate halt to fighting in Syria's Idlib province Saturday, the Turkish...

Turkey won’t be silent as Syrian government surrounds Turkish posts – Erdogan

Turkey will not remain silent while Syrian government forces surround Turkish military posts in Syria's Idlib region, President Tayyip Erdogan said in comments reported...

Nicosia Marathon takes place tomorrow

«Nicosia Marathon» takes place tomorrow and police have announced that many roads in the capital will remain closed from 6 a.m. until 2.30 p.m.. During...

Pafos and Israel tourism prospects look positive

Tourism and business prospects between Pafos and Israel are looking positive for the coming period, according to people involved in the tourist industry in...

Cypriot teenager claims place in Guinness Book of Records

A 17-year –old Cypriot, Mixalis Eleftheriades, holder of 40 national records, can solve the Rubik cube in 13.33 seconds, hanging upside down. He is claiming...

UPDATE-Chinese tourist becomes Europe’s first coronavirus death

An elderly Chinese tourist infected with the coronavirus has died in France, Paris said on Saturday, becoming the first fatality in Europe and the...

One person in custody for possession of child pornography

A 56-year old man was remanded in custody for three days by Limassol District Court in connection with investigations into child pornography. The man was...

Expelled EDEK MEP gives statement to the police

EDEK Euro MP Demetris Papadakis, accompanied by his lawyer, gave today a statement to the police about developments in the party ranks and allegations...

First fatality in Europe from coronavirus

An elderly Chinese tourist hospitalised in France has died of the coronavirus, becoming the first fatality in Europe, French Health Minister Agnes Buzyn said...

Light showers and dust on Sunday and Monday

Thin dust will be observed at times in the atmosphere until Monday. Clouds will gather this afternoon, which will linger on accompanied by light showers...

Flamingos found dead at Larnaca salt lake

The Ministry of the Environment has announced that since the beginning of the year 77 flamingos were found dead at Larnaca salt lake, mainly...

EAC set to profit from sale of scrap metal

The Electricity Authority of Cyprus (EAC) is set to profit from the sale of scrap metal, mainly steel, which has been lying in its...

U.S. to evacuate American citizens aboard quarantined cruise ship off Japan

The United States said it will send an aircraft to Japan to bring back U.S. passengers on the quarantined cruise ship Diamond Princess, where...

Athens gives green light to sea links with Cyprus

Athens has given the green light to sea links between Cyprus and Greece and offered a slot to dock at the port of Piraeus,...

Forty-one private hospitals interested in joining GESY

Forty-one private hospitals from all districts, including big clinics in all towns, have expressed their interest, a few hours before yesterday’s deadline for submitting...

China’s coronavirus cases, deaths rise as it struggles to slow spread

More than 2,600 new cases were confirmed from a coronavirus outbreak in mainland China, health officials said on Saturday, a day after people returning...

Trump thanks Cambodia over ship in rare message to China-ally

U.S. President Donald Trump has thanked Cambodia for taking in the castaway cruise ship MS Westerdam in a rare message to a country that...

Two persons arrested for gun possession

Two persons, aged 49 and 25, were detained in connection with police investigations into a case of illegal possession of fire arms. Following a tip-off...

Thailand reports one new case of coronavirus, brings total to 34

Thailand has recorded one new case of coronavirus, bringing the total in the country to 34 since January, a health ministry official said on...

Government bill to ban alcohol in public places

The government is pushing for legislation which will ban alcohol consumption in public places, such as squares, parks, streets and footpaths. Deputy Minister of Tourism...

Low pressure and some dust until Monday, Met Office says

Low pressure will affect at times the area and dust, mainly thin, will be around until Monday. Today it will partly cloudy and there will...

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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...