News Local Instructions to students qualifying for repatriation

Instructions to students qualifying for repatriation

Cypriot students who qualify for repatriation under new criteria adopted by the Council of Ministers yesterday are being asked to send copies of their student ID and other documentation to the Foreign Ministry.

Yesterday, cabinet moved to slightly ease repatriation criteria, adding four more categories — including first year and foundation year students living in student halls — to those eligible to return.

They must send the following to [email protected]

  1. Student ID
  2. Letter or invoice or confirmation that they are registered for a foundation course or in the first year of undergraduate studies for the current academic year that must show the name of the candidate
  3. Letter or invoice or confirmation that they living in university halls of residence this academic year

Submitting false information is a criminal offence, the Foreign Ministry said.

FM says ready for repatriation to begin immediately

 

Top Stories

Man bites hand of police officer checking SMS movement

  A man bit a police officer's hand as he was randomly checked for using an SMS for movement during the second week of the...

Covid assessment leads to change in country travel categories as of Jan.18

  The Epidemiological Monitoring Unit has reassessed the epidemiological conditions in certain countries as related to the travelling to and from Cyprus. The reassessment was based...

Dozens fined for covid violations as quarantine enters second week

  79 individuals and six businesses were charged for covid-19 violations over the past 24 hours, as the quarantine entered its 2nd week, with authorities...

17 year old Covid patient at Famagusta General

  A 17 year old teenage girl, the youngest to have been infected in the second wave of the pandemic, is being treated at Famagusta...

Cannabis nursery at Larnaca apartment

  A cannabis growing apartment was discovered by anti-drug squad members in the Larnaca district following a tip off. During a search of the apartment, owned...

Taste

Squash soup

Ingredients: 1 kg pumpkin, cut into small cubes, approximately 5 cups 2 medium (400g) sweet potatoes, cut into cubes, approximately 2 ½ cups 1 chopped leek, only...

Mezedes

No visit to Cyprus is complete without enjoying the traditional meal of many small dishes known as ‘meze’. This large feast, which has been a...

Prawns with fried cheese, barley shaped pasta

Put the barley shaped pasta into a small pan with salted water, bring to a boil and when tender, drain. Peal the prawns leaving...

Salmon and shrimp sheftalies

Mix all ingredients for tabbouli in a bowl and keep to one side so flavours can combine. Prepare the sheftalies: wash and soak the casing...