Daily Archives: May 1, 2020

COVID19: Cyprus boasts low transmission rate

Cyprus can boast it has contained the spread of coronavirus, as the reproductive rate (R0) of COVID-19 is now below 1, meaning that each infected carrier transmits the virus to less than one person. According to data collected by members

COVID19: Economists see Cyprus GDP dropping 7-14%

Cyprus GDP could drop between 7% to 14%, in an extreme scenario, according to two senior economists at the University of Cyprus who have published a position paper arguing extensive research based on real-time data is necessary to give out

COVID19: Cyprus cases edge up to 857

Source: Cyprus health authorities on Friday announced seven new confirmed cases of COVID-19, the same as the previous day, suggesting the coronavirus curve is flattening out. The daily rate remains under double figures as Cyprus has come a long way

Ministry of Health announces seven new COVID-19 cases on Friday

 Seven new confirmed cases of COVID-19 were announced on Friday in Cyprus from a total of 2.427 tests. In a press release, the Epidemiological Surveillance Unit of the Ministry of Health says that from 642 tests as part of the

The Cyprus Shipping Industry applauded its Seafarers around the world

 The Cyprus Shipping Chamber, through its Member-companies, participated in a global initiative, in view of Labor Day, sounding the horns of ships in Limassol port together with other ships in ports across the world, on 1 May 2020, at 12

Cyprus and China great countries with diligent people, Chinese Ambassador says, on the occasion of Labour Day

 Chinese Ambassador to Cyprus Huang Xingyuan in a post on his Twitter account wishes everyone a Happy Labour Day, noting that China and Cyprus are both great countries with proud, diligent people. “We have made history many times in the