Daily Archives: May 23, 2020

No new COVID-19 cases in Cyprus on Saturday for the first time in two and a half months

No new COVID-19 cases were recorded on Saturday in Cyprus, from a total of 2,414 tests, authorities announced. This is the first time after the first two coronavirus cases were confirmed on March 9th, in the government-controlled areas of the

Cyprus President sends wishes to Turkish Cypriots and all Muslims celebrating Eid al-Fitr

Cyprus President NicosAnastasiades sends wishes to Turkish Cypriots and all Muslims on the island and around the world, celebrating Eid al-Fitr.   “Sending my very best wishes to our Turkish Cypriots compatriots and all Muslims in Cyprus and around the

Cyprus President praises citizens’, scientists’ and health workers’ contribution in recording no new COVID-19 cases

Cyprus President, NicosAnastasiades, has highlighted the citizens’, scientists’ and health workers’ contribution in combating COVID-19, as a result of which no new COVID-19 cases were recorded on Saturday.   Following the announcement by the Health Ministry that no people tested

Motorbikes and cars confiscated by Police, five people arrested during patrol checks across Cyprus

A total of 27 motorbikes and four cars were confiscated by the Police during the last 24 hours and five people were arrested, Police Spokesperson Christos Andreou told the CNA.   He said that the patrol checks began yesterday and

COVID19: Beaches reopen with social distancing

As Cyprus lockdown eases, organized beaches reopened on Saturday and the Health Ministry issued guidelines on the distance between umbrellas and sunbeds and what the public should look out for.   According to the guidelines, the minimum distance between the

COVID19: Cyprus records zero cases for first time

Cyprus on Saturday showed it was right to gamble on easing the lockdown after zero COVID-19 cases were recorded for the first time since the outbreak on March 9.   The Health Ministry announced there were no new cases of