Daily Archives: March 30, 2020

Minister of Health: We really need to drastically limit our contacts for the effort to work

Minister of Health ConstantinosIoannou, stressed Sunday that everyone should limit drastically their contacts in order for the effort against coronavirus to work.

“We are very concerned about the large increase in confirmed cases, as contact tracing revealed that the virus …

Police reports nearly 500 violations of restriction of movement on Sunday

Nearly 500 people were reported by Police on Sunday for violating the coronavirus lockdown.

Police told CNA that in 10.494 checks in the last 24 hours, a total of 455 individuals were reported for violating the decree of the Ministry …

Shipping Deputy Ministry extends payment of tonnage tax and registry maintenance fee

The Shipping Deputy Ministry (SDM), in an effort to support shipping companies and owners of Cyprus ships and to enable them to address the difficulties encountered due to the wide spread of the coronavirus outbreak, has decided to extend the …

HIO: Re-evaluation of the right of access to GHS services for non-Cypriot citizens is suspended until 30 September 2020

The Health Insurance Organization (HIO) informs non-Cypriot citizens who are legally resident in Cyprus that the existing GHS Beneficiaries’ re-evaluation of the right of access to GHS services on the basis of a valid Residence/Work Permit, is suspended until September …

Coronavirus is not a simple flu, expert tells CNA

The new coronavirus COVID-19 has nothing to do with flu, said Maria Koliou, Assistant Professor of Paediatrics and Infectious Diseases of the University of Cyprus Medical School and chairwoman of the special committee of the Pancyprian Medical Association, dealing with …

Cyprus tightens restrictive measures in fight against COVID-19

Cyprus Health Minister ConstantinosIoannou announced on Monday a further tightening of measures restricting the free movement of people in a bid to contain the COVID-19 outbreak in the country.

Speaking during a press conference at the Ministry of Health, Ioannou …