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 …