Daily Archives: May 20, 2020

Cyprus swelters under extreme heat and dust

Extreme heat and high dust levels continue to make life uncomfortable in Cyprus with people advised to stay indoors as authorities issue another orange weather alert.   Cyprus Department of Meteorology on Wednesday issued an orange warning for high temperatures

COVID19: Cyprus proves testing is the answer

Cyprus has proven that to contain the spread of coronavirus a rigorous testing programme is needed based on the track-trace-isolate philosophy which is why it is among the highest testers in Europe.   For the past three weeks, Cyprus has

COVID19: Cyprus to reveal tourism plan for airports, hotels

Cyprus is to unveil a tourism roadmap for reopening airports and hotels this summer after President Nicos Anastasiades meets his cabinet on Friday.   The news comes after President Anastasiades met his scientific team of advisers on the coronavirus outbreak

Cyprus tourism revenue plunges 73.5% in March

Cyprus saw its income from tourism nosedive by 73.5% in March as it enforced a commercial flight ban and tightened COVID-19 lockdown, according to official data released Wednesday.   As of March 15, entry was only allowed for Cyprus residents

COVID19: Cyprus cases nudge back up to 922

Cyprus health authorities on Wednesday announced a rise in new COVID-19 cases from one the previous day to four, as the island prepares to unshackle itself from lockdown.   The four new cases were located among 1,984 coronavirus tests taking

Asharqia Chamber renews allegiance to the Crown Prince on its third anniversary

Asharqia Chamber renews allegiance to the Crown Prince on its third anniversary‚Äč   The Chairman of the AsharqiaChamber, Abdul-Hakim bin Hamad Al-Ammar Al-Khaldi, raised his name and on behalf of the members of the Board of Directors, and all business