Daily Archives: June 25, 2020

EU is determined to protect its external borders and to support Greece’s sovereignty, Borell says

High Representative of the European Union for Foreign Affairs and Security Policy JosepBorell said that the EU is determined to protect the external borders of the European Union and to strongly support Greece’s sovereignty.   During his official visit to

There are significant advances in communication technology services but more needs to be done, Cyprus President says

There have been significant advances in communication technology services, President of Cyprus NicosAnastasiades said on Thursday, while pointing to the need for more progress in this area.   The President was speaking during the reappointment ceremony of the Commissioner of

Cypriot authorities announced one new Covid-19 case

Cypriot authorities announced on Τhursday a new case of Covid-19 infection, bringing the total tally of persons infected with coronavirus to 992.   A press release issued by the Ministry of Health said that the new case was detected in

Passengers from Bulgaria will be required to present negative Covid-19 test upon arrival to Cyprus

Cypriot authorities as a precaution have classified Bulgaria in Category B, that includes countries with possibly low risk but greater uncertainty for Covid-19.   A Ministry of Health press release noted that the decision was taken in the context of

EU top official arrives in Nicosia to discuss Turkish provocations with Cyprus government officials

EU High Representative for Foreign Affairs and Security Policy and Vice-President of the European Commission, JosepBorrell, will hold on Thursday and Friday meetings in Nicosia with Cyprus government officials to discuss, among other issues, the Turkish provocations in Cyprus` Exclusive

Retail trade down 30.2% during April’s lockdown

Retail trade reduced significantly in April 2020, the second month during which COVID-19 containment measures continued to apply in Cyprus.   On the basis of provisional estimates by the Statistical Service of Cyprus, the Turnover Value Index of Retail Trade