Daily Archives: March 25, 2020

House plenary to vote on Friday bills addressing coronavirus pandemic

Political party leaders or representatives in a teleconference on Wednesday, chaired by House President DemetrisSyllouris, discussed the forthcoming submission before the parliament of a set of bills aiming at addressing the crisis caused by COVID-19 pandemic and the process of …

Divorced parents, people with disabilities and chronic diseases excluded from unnecessary movement ban

Health Minister ConstantinosIoannou issued on Tuesday a new decree excluding certain categories of people from the ban of unnecessary movement, as parents who are divorced or separated, people with disabilities and individuals with chronic diseases.

Moreover, the decree provides for …

Thirty one drivers and pedestrians booked for violating the decree that bans unnecessary movement

A total of 31 drivers and pedestrians have been booked in Cyprus for violating the decree of the Health Minister that bans unnecessary movement, that came into force on Tuesday afternoon at 1800 local time, according to the police.

Moreover …

Council of Ministers expected to approve on Thursday a reviewed package of measures to boost the economy

A reviewed package of measures to boost the economy due to repercussions of the COVID-19 pandemic will be put before the Council of Ministers on Thursday.

The reviewed package that was drafted by the government was discussed during a very …

EU trade in goods balance close to €200 bn surplus in 2019, Cyprus exports more to non EU countries

In 2019, the trade in goods balance of the European Union of 27 Member States (EU) was in surplus by €197 billion, a significant increase with respect to 2018 (+€152 bn), according to annual data issued today by Eurostat, the …

Cyprus President and his close aides test negative to COVID-19

Cyprus President NicosAnastasiades and his close aides have tested negative to COVID-19, Government Spokesman KyriacosKoushos has told the Cyprus News Agency (CNA).

“All of us who have been tested on Tuesday were found negative to the virus,” Koushos said. Samples …