Daily Archives: May 21, 2020

COVID19: Cyprus ends stay at home regime, curfew

Cyprus took a giant step out of lockdown on Thursday with Cypriots no longer obliged to stay home or live under curfew while more schools opened along with barbershops, outdoor restaurants and cafes.


After two months of living in …

COVID19: 75,000 Cyprus students return to school

Some 75,000 Cyprus students returned to their classrooms on Thursday as the second stage of relaxing restrictive measures to stem the spread of COVID-19 got underway.


With the partial lifting of the lockdown, 52,768 primary and  22,886 gymnasium students …

COVID19: EU Commission tells Cyprus to bolster health system, SMEs

The European Commission recommends that Cyprus secures adequate access to finance and liquidity for small and medium-sized enterprises while strengthening the health system post-Covid19.


Brussels has proposed country-specific recommendations (CSRs) providing economic policy guidance to all EU Member States …

COVID19: British Bases adopt Cyprus relaxation measures

After the Republic of Cyprus announced that it will begin Phase 2 of relaxing measures relating to the COVID-19 outbreak, the British Bases confirm it is following suit.


The latest relaxation of measures in the Bases, as in the …

918 COVID-19 cases and 24 deaths in Cyprus by May 19, fatality rate 2.6%, 20.6% of cases were health workers

As of May 19th, a total of 918 COVID-19 cases and 24 deaths (case fatality rate: 2.6%) have been reported in the Republic of Cyprus. Among these cases, 20.6% are health-care workers (n = 189) – 4.3% physicians (n =

We are gradually returning to normality, Cyprus Education Minister says

Cyprus’ Education, Culture, Sports and Youth Minister ProdromosProdromou has said that there is a gradual return to normality, as primary and high-school students returned to their classrooms on Thursday, after staying at home for over two months due to measures