Daily Archives: June 15, 2020

Cyprus police report 29 premises for coronavirus measures violations

Cyprus police reported 29 various premises for coronavirus measures violations in the last 24 hours.   In particular according to the police press office, members of the police conducted 1,055 spot checks across the island reporting a total of 29

Two COVID-19 cases announced on Monday by Cyprus authorities

The Cyprus Health Ministry on Monday announced two COVID-19 cases out of a total of 622 tests. One case is a Bulgarian citizen, who resides on the island and returned from Sofia yesterday and the second is a staff member

Governments’ delays on crew changes bring distress to shipowners and seafarers, says Shipping Chamber

The Cyprus Shipping Chamber expresses its deep disappointment because despite repeated appeals and proposals from the International Shipping Industry, “there is a delay from Governments around the world in finding practical solutions to the very serious issue of crew changes

Tests on 10,000 employees in businesses operating from 2nd and 3rd phase of easing measures begin

resumed operations at the second and third phase of easing restrictive measures to contain the coronavirus pandemic begins on Monday.   The new testing programme will be subsidised by the Ministry of Health following a decision by the Cabinet on

Euro area recorded a surplus of €57.0 bn in the period January-April 2020, Cyprus deficit of €-1.5 bn

In April 2020, the COVID-19 containment measures widely introduced by the Member States continued to have a significant impact on international trade in goods, according to data released today by Eurostat, the statistical service of the EU.   The first

Cyprus President briefs EU Commission President of Turkey’s illegal actions in Eastern Mediterranean

Cyprus President NicosAnastasiades briefed on Sunday evening during a telephone conversation European Commission President Ursula von der Leyen of Turkey’s continued illegal actions in the Eastern Mediterranean region and has stressed the need for decisive measures at EU level.