Daily Archives: May 22, 2020

Total assets of investment funds drop 8.7% in the first quarter of the year

Total assets of investment funds declined by 8.7% in the first quarter of 2020, compared to the previous quarter, according to data released Friday by the Central Bank of Cyprus.   At the same time the number of investment funds

COVID-19 certificate required for those who want to pass through crossings

Greek Cypriots who resettled in their villages, in the Turkish-occupied part of Cyprus are also entitled to pass through crossing points, in addition to the enclaved, says an announcement by the Office of the Presidential Commissioner, PhotisPhotiou. A certificate proving

Cyprus’ Minister of Health issues decree lifting flight restrictions for 19 countries as of June 9

Cyprus` Minister of Health issued on Friday a new decree lifting flight restrictions from Cyprus to 19 countries as of June 9 with a two-step timeframe.   These countries are included in two lists. The first list contains Greece, Malta,

Cyprus House commemorates VE Day

Cyprus` House of Representatives commemorated on Friday the Anti-fascist Victory, denounced neofascist and neonazi movements in Europe and rejected every effort to distort historic events of the Second World War, calling on the State to implement UN General Assembly Resolution

Three flights on May 24 to bring students back to Greece

The Ministry of Transport agreed with Cyprus Airways to conduct three flights from Larnaca to Athens, on Sunday, May 24, to bring students back to Greece, after a relevant request by the Ministry of Education.   Passenger lists were prepared

We did not need COVID-19 as a wake-up call, climate challenges were there for years, expert tells CNA

While the current COVID-19 crisis shows us how vulnerable we are, as a globally connected society, the recognition that we need to stabilize our climate and protect our biodiversity has been there for years and has not changed, Wolfgang Cramer,