Daily Archives: April 8, 2020

42 requests for the dispatch of medicines to Cypriots abroad were met, Health Ministry says

A total of 42 requests regarding the dispatch of medicines to Cypriots abroad have been met, a press release issued by the Ministry of Health says.

The medicines were sent via post to 13 countries and more specifically to Australia, …

UNHCR suggests solutions for protection of refugees and public health due to covid-19 pandemic

The UNHCR office in Cyprus has made recommendations to the authorities in an effort to include refugees in the planning and response to the covid-19 pandemic and has offered solutions for the protection of refugees in reception centers and of …

Cyprus no longer part of the Targeted Flag List of the US Coastguard, Cyprus Shipping Deputy Ministry says

The Cyprus Shipping Deputy Ministry (SDM) announced that, based on the outcome of the US Government’s 2019 Annual Report on Port State Control, Cyprus is no longer part of the Targeted Flag List of the United States Coastguard (USCG) in …

Thirty-three possible COVID-19 patients treated in Larnaca, nurse contracts virus at Paphos Hospital

A total of 33 people who might be positive to coronavirus are hospitalized on Wednesday at the Larnaca General Hospital.

As CNA learns, 31 of them are treated at the Hospital’s Surgery Clinic and two remain intubated at the ICU.…

Patients with coronavirus say they also have to deal with social isolation

Patients who have contracted COVID-19 and have had to self-isolate at home, have also had to deal with their social environment’s reactions which have at times been extreme, although in certain instances the response they have received has been the …

Cyprus records another 32 COVID-19 cases, reaches 526 in total

Cyprus announced on Wednesday another 32 confirmed COVID-19 cases with the total number of reported cases in the country reaching 526.

The 32 new cases were diagnosed from a total of 1,256 samples tested. The total number of cases were …