Daily Archives: March 27, 2020

Cargo flight to bring back from China medical equipment

The Ministry of Transport, Communications and Works is preparing to send a charter flight to China in the following days to bring back home medical equipment and consumables which the government services require in handling the coronavirus outbreak.

YiannisKarousos, Minister …

Drug exports only by Cyprus Health Minister’s permission

Cyprus Health Minister ConstantinosIoannou has issued a decree prohibiting the export of any drugs for human use unless his written permission is granted.

The decree which was published on Friday in the Cyprus Government Gazette comes to effect immediately.

It …

British Bases in Cyprus confirm fourth positive COVID-19 case with mild symptoms

Authorities of the British Bases in Cyprus have confirmed that there has been a fourth COVID-19 confirmed case in their community.

According to a press release a BFC spokesperson said that “we can confirm that a member of the British …

More flights evacuate people from Cyprus

Two flights are departing from Larnaca and Paphos International airports, evacuating people who were stranded in Cyprus after the ban imposed on flights due to the coronavirus pandemic.

CNA sources said that a flight to Tel Aviv was expected to …

Presidential Commissioner holds extraordinary meeting on enclaved Greek Cypriots after quarantine in Karpas

The Presidential Commissioner’s office decided on Friday to form a small group that will be responsible to advise enclaved Greek Cypriots, living in the Turkish-occupied Karpas peninsula, on self-protection measures against coronavirus. The development comes after several villages in the …

Total 17 coronavirus patients at Referral hospital, another tests positive in Oncology Clinic

A total of 17 patients who tested positive for coronavirus are being treated at Famagusta General Hospital which is operating as a Referral hospital while a patient at the Limassol Oncology Clinic has tested positive.

CNA has learnt that there …