Daily Archives: June 22, 2020

Wholesale and retail trade up 6.5% in first quarter despite COVID-19 containment measures

Wholesale and retail trade increased significantly in the first quarter of 2020, despite the containment measures for COVID-19 introduced in March, according to data released Monday by the Statistical Service of Cyprus.   The Turnover Value Index of Wholesale Trade

Sporadic cases to continue as long as there is community transmission, Scientific Advisory Team member tells CNA

It seems that there are still people infected with the SARS-CoV-2 virus in the community, member of the Scientific Advisory Team and Professor of microbiology and molecular virology of the University of Nicosia’s Medical School, PetrosKarayiannis, told CNA. He was

Police inspect 865 premises and report 14 people for violating Covid-19 decrees

Police have carried out a total of 865 checks on premises overnight throughout Cyprus to ensure compliance with the measures put in place to curb the spread of Coronavirus on the island.   A Police Press Officer told CNA these

Two COVID-19 cases announced on Monday in Cyprus, persons tested positive among passengers and repatriates

The Cyprus authorities announced on Monday two COVID-19 cases, out of a total of 1,030 tests, following approximately a week of zero cases, Yesterday one case was announced.   The persons tested positive, according to the Health Ministry, were checked

Cyprus Stock Exchange

The Cyprus Stock Exchange (CSE) All Share Index closed at today`s stock exchange meeting as follows:   MEETING DATE: 22/06/2020 INDICES BASE VALUES: FTSEMed=5000, OTH   EURO (€)   TRADED VALUE:                30,338.46   INDEX   VALUE  % DIFF. VALUE (€)  

Industrial turnover increases 2% in March

The Industrial Turnover Index for March 2020, the month during which COVID-19 containment measures were introduced in Cyprus, reached 127,6 units (base 2015=100), recording an increase of 2,0% compared to March 2019.   According to data released Monday by the