Daily Archives: December 27, 2019

Emphasis on new tourist markets in next two years, Tourism Minister says

Cyprus Tourism Deputy Minister Savvas Perdios has said that in the next two years emphasis will be placed in attracting tourists from new markets such as France, Belgium, Holland, Norway, Sweden and Israel.In statements after a meeting with Cyprus Gree...

CSC welcomes the introduction of low sulphur marine fuels and urges for a safe and realistic approach

Cyprus Shipping Chamber welcomes the introduction of low sulphur marine fuels, reiterating at the same time safety concerns and urging for a realistic and pragmatic approach.According to a press release, the implementation of the UN International Marit...

Cyprus says goodbye to 2019 with rain and storms

Cyprus say goodbyes to 2019 with rain and storms throughout the island, as Senior Meteorological Officer Philippos Tymvios has told CNA.Preliminary data released by the Cyprus Meteorology Department show that rain which fell from the beginning of Decem...

Projects with significant CyI Involvement win prestigious awards at the Shanghai Archaeological Forum

Research Projects with significant involvement of the Cyprus Institute (CyI) have won prestigious awards at the Shanghai Archaeological Forum, a press release on the CyI website reads.According to the press release, every two years, the Chinese Academy...

Retail trade turnover up in October

Retail trade turnover increased in October 2019, compared to the corresponding month of the previous year, on the basis of provisional estimates released Friday by the Statistical Service of Cyprus.The Turnover Value Index of Retail Trade except of mot...

Total sales of petroleum products down 10.7% in November

The total sales of petroleum products in November 2019 recorded a fall of 10.7% compared to the previous month, according to data released Friday by the Statistical Service of Cyprus.A decrease was recorded in the provisions of Aviation Kerosene and