Daily Archives: June 10, 2020

Cyprus reports two new Covid-19 infections after 1,369 tests

The Cypriot health authorities announced that two new Covid-19 cases were diagnosed today after a total of 1,369 tests.   The two new coronavirus cases bring Cyprus’ tally of infections to 974.   Both cases were diagnosed in Cypriots or

Cyprus health experts update list of low risk countries for Covid-19

A committee of Ministry of Health experts has designated 18 countries, including Greece, Bulgaria, Malta, Germany, Croatia and the Switzerland as low risk countries for the spread of the coronavirus disease.   The Ministry of Health’s Epidemiological Surveillance Unit carried

More flights scheduled at Larnaca International Airport

Six departures and six arrivals are taking place on Wednesday, second day of the reopening of Larnaca Airport, closed since 21st March due to the COVID-19 pandemic.   The six departures are Budapest, Bucharest, Athens, Sofia, Cairo and Luton. Arrivals

Building permits down by 23.9% annually in March 2020

The number of building permits issued in Cyprus fell by 23.9% in March this year on an annual basis, data released by the Cyprus Statistical Service, on Wednesday, show.   In particular, according the the Statistical Service in March 2020,

Cyprus tourist arrivals up annually in first two months of 2020, down sharply in March

Tourist arrivals in Cyprus were up by 2% annually in the first two months of this year but recorded a sharp drop in March, due to the lockdown imposed to contain the COVID-19 pandemic, data released by the Statistical Service

We have just almost won a big war, Rapid Covid test creator Professor Toumazou tells CNA

A new, simple to use, coronavirus diagnostic test which returns results in just over an hour has been hailed as a valuable tool in the battle against the pandemic.   The test has been developed in London by one of