Monthly Archives: June 2020

Cyprus authorities announce two COVID-19 cases on Tuesday, one a contact, second a passenger who arrived from Category A

Cyprus Health Ministry on Tuesday announced two new COVID-19 cases. The first one is a contact of a person who tested positive yesterday and arrived from the US and the second is a passenger who was asymptomatic and arrived on

Public health protection requires passengers from Category C countries to self isolate, Health Ministry says

Reasons associated with protection of public health require that all passengers arriving to Cyprus from countries in Category C self isolate, the Health Ministry says in a press release issued Tuesday.   According to the press release, all passengers who

UK should be included in category B countries depending on the epidemiological picture, Karayiannis tells CNA

The United Kingdom should be included in the list of category B countries from which a laboratory test certificate is required, member of the Scientific Advisory Team and Professor of microbiology and molecular virology at the University of Nicosia’s Medical

EU must not stay on the sidelines as regards Turkey’s aggressive stance, Anastasiades says

President of the Republic of Cyprus NicosAnastasiades said that “Cyprus calls on the EU to reinforce its actions against Turkey’s aggressive stance”, in the face of the escalation of tension in the region.   In an interview with the Greek

Cyprus` boarders are also European ones and blackmailing cannot be tolerated, Weber said

The EU will not be blackmailed by Turkey on Cyprus and Cyprus` borders are also European ones, European Peoples` Party (EPP) chairman in the European Parliament stated today.   Manfred Weber noted that “Turkey’s recent provocations in the Eastern Mediterranean

Unregulated Turkish fishing activity in the sea of Cyprus needs to be addressed, EU Commissioner says

The issue of illegal, unreported and unregulated Turkish fishing activity in the sea of Cyprus needs to be addressed by the General Fisheries Commission for the Mediterranean (GFCM), said VirginijusSinkevičius, the European Commissioner in charge of Environment, Oceans and Fisheries.