Daily Archives: April 2, 2020

More than 150 violations for unnecessary movement reported in 12 hours

A total of 153 drivers and pedestrians were reported by the Police for violations of the decree for unnecessary movement issued by the Minister of Health to restrict the spread of coronavirus.

A Police press spokesman told CNA that Police …

Cyprus Football stakeholders to hold a teleconference on the future of Cyprus football

Decision makers and stakeholders in Cyprus football are waiting for the new teleconference on the future of the football in Cyprus after yesterday’s conference of UEFA and the decision for the extension of the postponement of the European football events …

Health professional included in new coronavirus cases

A health professional at Paphos General Hospital is included in the new COVID-19 cases announced on Wednesday.

CNA has learnt that the doctor was in isolation for days. The doctor’s husband also tested positive earlier last month and was hospitalized …

COVID-19: chloroquine and hydroxychloroquine only to be used in clinical trials or emergency use programmes

Chloroquine and Hydroxychloroquine (HCQ) should only be used if they are prescribed by a physician, the Ministry of Health said in a statement.

Citing the European Medicines Agency, (EMA) the Ministry said the two medicines are currently authorised for malaria …

Cyprus extends flight ban for further 14 days

Cyprus has extended a ban on all commercial flights for another two weeks until April 17 to restrict the spread of the coronavirus.

A Press and Information official press release said YiannisKarousos, Minister of Transport, Communications and Work, issued a …

My responsibility and that of the government is to protect people’s health, Cyprus Minister says

Cyprus Health Minister ConstantinosIoannou said on Thursday that his responsibility and that of the government is to protect people’s health, an obligation stemming from the Constitution as well as his own consciousness, as he put it.

In a message posted …