Daily Archives: March 15, 2020

COVID19: Two British military personnel on Cyprus test positive

Two members of British Forces Cyprus stationed on the island have contracted coronavirus after returning from the UK, military authorities said Sunday.These are the first cases reported by the British Bases on Cyprus, they are not separate from the

COVID19: Cyprus records seven new cases

In less than a week Cyprus has recorded 33 confirmed coronavirus cases including a British hospital patient with seven more verified on Sunday as emergency measures were declared by the government.The Cyprus Health Ministry issued a statement Sunday sa...

COVID19: Everyone arriving in Cyprus will be quarantined

As part of draconian measures to contain the coronavirus, Cypriots and residents arriving in Cyprus will be automatically quarantined for 14 days at a government facility, authorities said Sunday.From 6 pm on Monday anybody who intends to travel to Cyp...

Health, Finance and Labour Ministers give further clarifications on coronavirus measures

Health, Finance and Labour Ministers Constantinos Ioannou, Constantinos Petrides and Zeta Emilianides assured on Sunday evening that the measures in place aim to protect the economy, businesses and workers and called on students studying abroad not to ...

Foreign Ministry calls on Cypriots to limit traveling abroad amid COVID-19 pandemic

The Cypriot Ministry of Foreign Affairs called on all Cypriots to limit their traveling abroad amid growing fears over the spreading to the COVID-19 which has bee declared as a pandemic by the World Health Organisation (WHO).The new travel advice

Cabinet meeting underway to announce economic measures amid coronavirus crisis

An extraordinary cabinet meeting is underway on Sunday chaired by President of the Republic Nicos Anastasiades to decide economic measures to support the economy amid the coronavirus crisis.The measures have been prepared by the Ministries of Finance a...